Murdoch moves into new Executive Education Centre in Singapore March 15, 2017 (L-R) Leon Choong, Vice Chancellor Eeva Leinonen and Associate Professor Peter Waring at the opening. Murdoch University Vice Chancellor, Professor Eeva Leinonen, has officially opened Murdoch’s new Singapore Office at the colourful ceremony. Several senior University leaders joined the Vice Chancellor at the event, including Deputy Vice Chancellor International, Professor Lyn Karstadt and Singapore Dean, Associate Professor Peter Waring in officially open our new office. The ceremony had a celebratory feel featuring a traditional Lion Dance to bring good luck and prosperity to Murdoch in Singapore. The new facility boasts a conference room to accommodate research seminars, workshops, public lectures, professional development and executive education. The centre will also host University social functions, especially Alumni events. “We are thrilled to be moving into these sophisticated facilities, which are equipped to support our future growth plans in Singapore,” said Associate Professor Waring. “Over the past five years, our Singapore campus has experienced strong growth in student numbers to the point Murdoch is now the largest foreign university in the city-state.” The official office opening followed graduation ceremonies in Singapore over the weekend where over 500 graduates joined a growing alumni family in excess of 15,000. Print This Post Media contact: Luke McManus Tel: (08) 9360 2491 | Mobile: 0400 297 221 | Email: L.McManus@murdoch.edu.au Categories: General, Events, International students, Murdoch Singapore Tags: alumni, associate professor peter waring, executive education, graduations, higher education, learning and teaching, lion dance, murdoch univeristy, professor eeva leinonen, singapore, students, undergraduates, vice chancellor Leave a comment Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website You can use these tags : 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 If not, your comments may not be published.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!