Graduations celebrated in Singapore March 20, 2018 Valedictorian inspiration: Yeo Keng Mui (left) with Acting Chancellor Ross Holt at her graduation ceremony in Singapore. Murdoch University was delighted to welcome another generation to its thriving alumni community in Singapore last week. Around 520 graduands were conferred with degrees during two ceremonies on 17 March in Singapore. Dean of Murdoch Singapore Associate Professor Peter Waring said it was a memorable experience for all. “Murdoch is delighted to welcome another 520 graduates to our 17,000 strong alumni family in Singapore,” Professor Waring said. “We are confident that our graduates will go on to make significant contributions to Singapore’s economy, community and wellbeing in important areas such as cyber-security, psychology and banking among many others.” Two outstanding Valedictorians, Yeo Keng Mui and Tang Kwan Yu, shared their personal experiences with the graduating classes and their loved ones attending the ceremonies. Yeo Keng Mui undertook a Bachelor of Commerce while working and being a mother to three young children. Working in a bank, she wanted to develop her skills in management and further her career in the finance industry. “I plucked up my courage and signed up to a degree course with Murdoch University two years ago. And today, my dream came true,” she said. “I urge you to pursue the bigger dreams in your life and always remember your dreams are never too big, and you are never too old to pursue them. Always be a matchstick that lights a fire!” Each ceremony concluded with a spectacular cultural performance by two members of the Noongar nation, Mr Olman Walley and Miss Rickeeta Walley. Print This Post Media contact: Pepita Smyth Tel: (08) 9360 1289 | Mobile: 0417 171 551 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Categories: General, Events, Teaching and Learning Tags: peter waring, singapore, tang kwan yu, yeo keng mui Leave a comment Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website You can use these tags : <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> We read every comment and will make every effort to approve each new comment within one working day. To ensure speedy posting, please keep your comments relevant to the topic of discussion, free of inappropriate language and in-line with the editorial integrity of this newsroom. If not, your comments may not be published. Thanks for commenting!