By Guan Heng Tan
“In tracing the careers of those diversified humans . . . tantalising snippets of nationwide historical past are stated in short charges from their lives. those by myself make the e-book a desirable learn . . . past heritage, a hundred Inspiring Rafflesians is an inspirational ebook approximately making whatever of your personal lifestyles. even if your aspirations are humble or increased, no matter if you're from an easy or advantaged heritage, the message in every one of many tales inside is similar: you can also make your individual success.” Vita version This enlightening ebook describes the lives and achievements of eminent Rafflesians from Raffles establishment, Raffles women' tuition and Raffles Junior university, lots of whom have served within the Singapore public and group provider within the maximum positions. The biographies include little identified proof of curiosity, that have been decorated with own anecdotes received from these interviewed. The e-book additionally represents a courageous project by way of a visually handicapped individual, who's himself a Rafflesian.
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Extra resources for 100 Inspiring Rafflesians, 1823-2003
She served in the committee for NYC from 2001–2004, and currently serves as a board member on the National Heritage Board, as well as contributes to the Resource Panel for the MICA Government Parliamentary Committee. She studied in Raﬄes Girls’ School from 1985 to 1988. “I love singing. ” She took the unconventional path when she enrolled as a student at the LaSalle School of Drama. She caught the attention of a local record company when she sang advertising jingles while still pursuing her studies.
It is like asking me not to eat or breathe. I just don’t think I will ever do it the way I did in my 20s and through to my early 30s. It won’t be so demanding and driving. I will always love it, but I can’t let it run my life. Life is short, and God knows I’ve given enough of it to being a professional performer and working to the point of not really having a life. I want to experience something else. ” We hope she will continue to inspire and enchant us for many years to come. indd 30 11/16/2007 5:40:39 PM Like Mother Like Daughter Betty Chen The name Betty Chen is synonymous with the Chinese Women’s Association, which runs the Henderson Senior Citizens’ Home, a sheltered home for the elderly, a torch which she has been carrying for her mother, May Wong, who was the Association’s President for life.
He had joined the Anti-Malarial Unit and was going to Thailand to work at the Death Railway. “Eddy was a natural sportsman and he represented Raﬄes at hockey, cricket and tennis. indd 18 11/16/2007 5:40:37 PM Edmund William Barker 19 Eddy as the Chairman of the Singapore National Olympic Committee, an appointment he held for many years. A good musician, he played the trumpet in the Raﬄes Cadet Band and he also played the guitar very well. Sometimes, he played it at functions organised by former Members of Parliament.
100 Inspiring Rafflesians, 1823-2003 by Guan Heng Tan
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