01 Aug '11, 1am

NTU says it regrets expletive use in valedictorian's speech at its graduation ceremony last Friday

NTU says it regrets expletive use in valedictorian's speech at its graduation ceremony last Friday

A video clip of Ms Chong's speech with its controversial parting remark, which has been uploaded on YouTube, has drawn both positive and negative comments. -- PHOTO: YOUTUBE NANYANG Technological University said yesterday it regretted the inappropriate choice of words by its valedictorian during her speech at its graduation ceremony last Friday. Ms Trinetta Chong, 23, who graduated from the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, used the F-word after delivering a rousing speech on behalf of her cohort that had the auditorium cheering. She then congratulated her peers and added: 'We f***ing did it!' According to those at the ceremony, the remark shocked many in the hall, although it also drew applause from sections of the crowd - which included parents, deans and professors. A video clip of her speech has since been uploaded on YouTube, where it has attracted ...

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