29 August 2011

Sunway’s A-Level students in pursuit of dreams

12 of Sunway College’s A-Level students who recently graduated will be heading to pursue their dreams in their preferred universities in United Kingdom (UK) and Hong Kong. The students who persevered and overcame the challenges of this premier pre-university programme will be embarking on a new journey to acquire the needed knowledge to fulfil their ambitions in their favoured field of study.

Among them are Tan Juan and Gan Fang Wen who will both be heading to Cambridge to read Medicine. Gan Fang Wen have previously garnered the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) awards where she emerged Top in the World for Mathematics AS-Level, bagged the 2nd placing in Malaysia for Best across Four Cambridge International AS-Levels and secured 3rd place in Malaysia for Best across Three Cambridge International A-Levels.

(First row from left to right) Tan Yaw Bia, Leong Yean Long, Yeow Kin Yoong, How Wei Jun, Gan Fang Wen, Chen Wen Yin, Sonia Lee Yi Jie, Chan Pik Ee, Foong Kuan Ngee, Tan Juan, Aaron tan Wai Kit and Poon Shi Sum with (Second row) A-Level lecturers, Elizabeth Lee (6th from right) and Cheng Mien Wee, Director of Pre-University studies (extreme right).

26 August 2011


Featuring the International Ensemble of the Perak Society of Performing Arts

Bandar Sunway, 26 August 2011 – Around 800 people packed Sunway University’s Multi Purpose Hall on Friday, 19 August to attend a charity recital entitled “A Celebration of Music: Butterfly Lovers and Love Songs” hosted by the Jeffrey Cheah Foundation (JCF). In conjunction with the recital, MasterClass Workshops were held on Saturday, 20 August for members of the public where 79 people attended the workshops.
The recital was organised to share the beauty and discipline of music with a wider audience beyond the confines of the university community.

In his wecome message, Founding Trustee, Tan Sir Dato’ Seri Dr. Jeffrey Cheah said, “This recital is very much aligned to the spirit of the Foundation as music and arts are inextricably linked to education, enriching and nurturing lives towards the total development of individuals”.