24 January 2017

Sunway Students Welcome the Year of Rooster with A Festive Celebration

In-conjunction with the Lunar New Year, the Chinese Independent School Alumni Club (CISA) of Sunway University welcomed the Year of Rooster with a day of celebration. The celebration started off with a flash mob, followed by a 24 Festive Drum and Lion Dance performances. The festive celebration was officiated by Dr Lee Weng Keng, Chief Executive Officer, Education and Healthcare Division, Sunway Group; Dr Elizabeth Lee, Senior Executive Director of the Sunway Education Group and Sunway University and Professor Graeme Wilkinson, Vice-Chancellor of Sunway University.

VU Graduates Won Top Honours in DHL Singapore

Congratulations to our alumni Ang Ker Soon and Chai Lai Kuan for winning the top honours in DHL Singapore recently.

With over 1,000 employees in DHL Singapore, Ker Soon is one of the winners for the Employee of the Year 2016; while his VU Sunway junior, Lai Kuan, won the Outstanding Sales Person 2016 award for the second consecutive year.

201 Sunway College CIMP Graduates Receive the OSSD

At the most recent Sunway College Canadian International Matriculation Programme (CIMP) graduation ceremony, 85 graduates obtained a CGPA of 80 percent and above. Amongst them, 20 scored a CGPA of 90 percent and above. Overall, a total of 201 graduates received their Ontario Secondary School Diploma or the OSSD, an internationally recognised qualification at the ceremony.

Asia Leadership Conference 2017 Equips Students with 21st Century Skills

Close to 1,000 high school, college and university students from all over Malaysia attended the Asia Leadership Conference (ALC) 2017 which was held on January 14, 2017 at Sunway University. The one-day conference was organised by the Asia Leadership Trek and the Sunway Education Group, overseen by the Center for Asia Leadership and the Asia Leadership Institute, and supported by the Jeffrey Cheah Foundation.

Our heartiest congratulations to Emeritus Professor Wang Gungwu, CBE

Our heartiest congratulations to Emeritus Professor Wang Gungwu, CBE for being the FIRST to be awarded the Doctor of Letters Honoris Cause by the premier Sunway University, in recognition of his distinction as one of the pre-eminent historians of Southeast Asia, for his outstanding services as a distinguished scholar and university administrator, and for his contribution to the development of higher education in Malaysia as an advisor and trustee of the Jeffrey Cheah Foundation.

YBhg Tan Sri Dr Jeffrey Cheah, AO, Chancellor of Sunway University and Founding Trustee of Jeffrey Cheah Foundation, conferring the Doctor of Letters Honoris Causa to the distinguished Emeritus Professor Wang Gungwu, CBE

Sunway College and Rentwise Takes Going Green One Step Further

The IT Services Department at Sunway College takes going green seriously. Annually together with the Safety and Health Department, and Facilities Department, the IT Services Department carries out an e-Waste Disposal Campaign where unwanted electronic gadgets such as mobile phones, batteries, chargers, and other electronic components belonging to staff and students are disposed via e-Waste collection bins placed in strategic locations throughout the Sunway campus. The collected e-Waste is then properly disposed.

Homecoming – VU Class of July 2001

VU is family – were the words of Ling Chee Siong, a VU alumni, as he took in the atmosphere and reflected on being home again after 12 years. It was a day of celebration on the 12th of December 2016 for VU Sunway as we welcomed 42 alumni, class of July 2001, including their spouses and children, to once again visit their alma mater and recollect treasured memories of their undergraduate years. The event was made more remarkable with the gracious presence of Dr Elizabeth Lee, Senior Executive Director of Sunway Education Group, as the Guest-of-Honour, Ms Greeja De Silva, Director of Programme and Ms Irene Teoh, Deputy Director of Programme, alongside senior lecturers who have taught this cohort. The festive occasion saw the homecoming of the once-students as they met their classmates and lecturers with open arms and warm greetings.

23 January 2017

MUFY Shines Again

MUFY Graduation December 2016

MUFY students at Sunway College Kuala Lumpur chalked up another impressive performance in the December 2016 examinations by winning the MUFY Excellence Award and 17 out of 22 Subject awards.