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  • Mapping ancient plant lineages across Brunei’s forest types

    Dr. Serban Proches from South Africa’s University of KwaZulu-Natal has been spending his 2013 sabbatical at UBD, working on a collaborative project with Drs. Rahayu Sukri and David Marshall of FoS. The project investigates the proportional representation of ancient plant lineages across several forest types (mixed dipterocarp, peat swamp, kerangas, mangroves, together with...

    Wednesday, 29 January 2014

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  • Uncovering New Frogs of Bukit Belalong, Temburong.

    Studying wild animals especially rainforest frogs and snakes has always been a passion of mine. With a Graduate Research Scholarship from UBD, financial support from the Brunei Research Council, and supervision by Dr Ulmar Grafe from the Faculty of Science, I have been studying these fascinating creatures professionally.

    Tuesday, 28 January 2014

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  • Workshop on Energy Materials and Engineering

    UBD is the the first University in Brunei Darussalam, established in 1985. In a relatively short period of time, UBD has advanced and expanded both academically and infrastructurally, producing influential leaders, entrepreneurs and professionals, always aligned to its mission to develop the individual and society as a whole. By 2015, UBD aims to be in the top 50 in Aisa.

    Monday, 27 January 2014

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  • Collaborative research on Marine Diatoms with Dr. Mario de Stefano (University of Naples II)

    Diatoms are microscopic unicellular algae. Recently, Dr. Mario de Stefano, a marine diatom expert from University of Naples II (Naples, Italy) visited UBD to work with Dr. David Marshall and his team to investigate diatom diversity and biological community variation along the Brunei Darussalam estuarine system. Because the Brunei Darussalam estuary is....

    Sunday, 26 January 2014

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  • DHS Nursing student Petricie Lee giving medical check-up in Cambodia during ASEAN Young Professionals Volunteer Corps

    The ASEAN Young Professionals Volunteer Corps (AYPVC) is run under the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, Brunei Darussalam, and aims to expose young professionals to community development projects in the ASEAN region as well as inculcate a spirit of volunteering exchange and service.

    Friday, 24 January 2014

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