On 14 September 2016, the School of Social Sciences hosted a reunion gathering for all of our Bachelor of Social Science graduates at the SMU University Lounge. This annual social event provides our graduates with an opportunity to catch up with their ex-schoolmates. Bringing together different batches of SOSS graduates further enabled them to extend their professional networks with others who were in similar industries. Some of our SOSS faculty members were also present at the event to socialize with our graduates.
After a warm welcome by Professor James Tang (Dean, School of Social Sciences...
Nicholas Finney graduated from the SMU School of Social Sciences in July 2016 with a Master of Tri-Sector Collaboration (MTSC). We managed to get a chance to ask Nick a few questions about his professional background and his experience as an SOSS postgraduate student.
1. Where are you working at? What are you currently doing within your organization?
I work for Save the Children, an international NGO focused on children’s rights. My current role is Country Director for Turkey and Northwest Syria. I oversee two humanitarian operations, one for Syrian refugee children in Turkey and...