SMU Patron's Day 2017
President was the Guest-of-Honour at the Singapore Management University (SMU) Patron’s Day 2017, a special day that not only commemorates SMU’s birthday but also honours its patron, President. President toured the student booths and exhibits at the SMU Patron’s Day 2017 Play! Ground and lighted a customised SMU lamp at the Styrofoamers Booth to signify the guidance he has given the university.
President was introduced to members of the Patron’s Day Organising Committee (PDOC) Executive Committee (EXCO).
President was briefed on the ‘SMU Challenge’ Exhibition by the Vice-Chairperson of SMU Challenge 2016, Ms Lavender Chia, a second-year Business student. This annual Community Service project brings together SMU Faculty, staff, alumni and students to give back to society.
President with SMU stakeholders at the pre-dinner reception.
President in a group photo with the SMU Challenge 2016 Student Committee. First row, left to right: Prof Lily Kong, Provost, SMU, Mr Ho Kwon Ping, Chairman, SMU, Mr Lim Chee Onn, Pro-Chancellor, SMU, President, Mr J Y Pillay, Chancellor, SMU and Prof Arnoud De Meyer, President, SMU.
President in a group photo with SMU Ambassadors, who hosted President and guests at the event.