Thought Leaders

Madam Halimah Yacob

Singapore Speaker of Parliament and NUS Honorary Doctor of Laws Graduate

From adversities to opportunities

Speaker: Madam Halimah Yacob, Singapore Speaker of Parliament and NUS Honorary Doctor of Laws Graduate07 Jul 2016

In her acceptance speech delivered at the main ceremony of NUS Commencement 2016, Madam Halimah Yacob highlighted the importance of giving back to society and encouraged young graduates to embrace difficult circumstances and to view them as opportunities.