16 Oct '11, 1am

NTU honours a record 34 alumni, including WP's Low Thia Khiang and singer Stefanie Sun

NTU honours a record 34 alumni, including WP's Low Thia Khiang and singer Stefanie Sun

Among those honoured was Workers' Party secretary-general Low Thia Khiang (centre), who received the Nanyang Alumni Achievement Award. With him are NTU president Bertil Andersson (left) and Education Minister Heng Swee Keat. -- PHOTO: NTU By Kimberly Spykerman Workers' Party secretary-general Low Thia Khiang and songstress Stefanie Sun may seem like an unlikely pair to be sharing a stage. But the two found themselves under the same spotlight on Saturday after they were honoured by their alma mater, Nanyang Technological University (NTU). Both were recognised, along with 32 other alumni, by NTU for the achievements in their respective fields. Among them were Minister of State for Trade and Industry Teo Ser Luck and Members of Parliament Inderjit Singh, Intan Azura Mokhtar and Low Yen Ling. The university said this was the largest number of alumni awards given in a single ye...

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