29 Jul '16, 9am

[email protected] suspends all student-organised freshmen activities in wake of dunking video

SINGAPORE: Three days after the National University of Singapore (NUS) said it was investigating reports of inappropriate orientation activities, the university announced that it was suspending all student-organised freshmen activities. "The university has received recent information that there have been instances of unauthorised and unsupervised freshmen activities despite the university’s earlier instructions on this matter," it said in a statement on Friday (Jul 29). "We are deeply disappointed that some of our students have flouted the rules and behaved in an unacceptable manner in organising freshmen activities." The unauthorised activity came to light after a video circulating online showed students dunking at least two people in a pond at Sheares Hall on Jul 27. "Dunking or any other form of ragging is strictly banned under the university’s guidelines for student ac...

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