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The SOSS Blog is the official platform for all news and developments related to the SMU School of Social Sciences. The Blog contains a diverse amount of information including major school events, global exposure experiences, student course reviews, alumni testimonials and faculty profiles.

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SOSS Freshmen Orientation Camp 2017

By Kieren WONG posted on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 09:54

The Social Sciences Freshmen Camp 2017 revolved around a perplexing mystery: Four cordially invited friends gathered together for a friend’s wedding only to discover a pool of blood and a missing bride. With only 72 hours and the help of the groom, the four friends must come together to uncover the truth and find the missing bride. Would the four friends be able to find the culprit or become the next victim? The SOSS freshmen were divided into four clans, each with their own distinct strengths. NONKI, a carefree clan known for their pursuit of leisure; KIREINA, a glamourous clan...
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Lecturer Kenneth Tan Yu-Yang

By Kieren WONG posted on Monday, August 7, 2017 - 09:59

Kenneth Tan joined the SMU School of Social Sciences as a Lecturer of Psychology in February 2017. We managed to get a chance to ask Kenneth a few questions about his research background and teaching interests. Read on to learn more about one of our newest faculty members! 1. Could you tell us more about your academic background? Which institutions did you obtain your undergraduate and postgraduate degrees from? I was always interested in trying to “read minds”, determining personality, and understanding how people thought, felt and behave. This became even more evident...
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