Speeches and Essays

Essays
Feb 2017 No Business Like the Supernatural Business
Aug 2016 In Asia, for the World: Liberal Education and Innovation
May 2016 Innovation in International Higher Education: The Yale-NUS Experience
Dec 2015 Liberal Education in Asia: Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities
Aug 2013 Asia Invests in Liberal Arts
Speeches 2016
22 Nov 2016 ACS (International) Graduation Ceremony 2016

At Oldham Chapel, ACS (International)

05 Aug 2016 First Year Assembly 2016: Education and Politics

At Yale-NUS College

06 Jun 2016 Symposium on Globalising the Liberal Arts: In Asia, for the World: The Creation of Yale-NUS College

At The Maurice R. Greenberg Conference Center, Yale University

Speeches 2015
12 Oct 2015 Inauguration of the Yale-NUS College Campus

At Yale-NUS College

11 Oct 2015 Symposium on International Liberal Education: A Community of Learning

At Grand Copthorne Waterfront, Singapore

06 Aug 2015 First Year Assembly 2015: Character and Destiny

At Yale-NUS College

Speeches 2014
04 Oct 2014 Symposium on University as a Source of Innovation and Economic Development: Liberal Education and Innovation

At Stanford Center, Peking University

22 Aug 2014 Yale-NUS Model ASEAN 2014: International Relations in a 21st century education

At Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium, University Town

05 Aug 2014 First Year Assembly 2014: Collective Effervescence

At University Cultural Centre, National University of Singapore

10 Mar 2014 Yale-NUS Campus Topping Out Ceremony

At Yale-NUS College

17 Jan 2014 Lecture at APMEC 2014: Medicine and the Liberal Arts

At University Cultural Centre, National University of Singapore

Speeches 2013
27 Aug 2013 Inauguration Ceremony 2013: An Odyssey in Singapore

At University Cultural Centre, National University of Singapore

21 Aug 2013 Opening of NUS Museum’s exhibition “Between Here and Nanyang: Marco Hsu’s Brief History of Malayan Art”

At NUS Museum, National University of Singapore

18 Aug 2013 Memorandum of Understanding Signing Ceremony with Banco Santander and Yale-NUS College

At Yale-NUS College

02 Aug 2013 Meeting with Mr Ban Ki Moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations

At United Nations Headquarters, New York

04 Jul 2013 First Year Assembly 2013: Education as a Calling

At Yale-NUS College

Speeches 2012
06 Jul 2012 Groundbreaking Ceremony of Yale-NUS College: A Community of Learning

At University Town, National University of Singapore

30 May 2012 Announcement of the President of Yale-NUS College

At University Town, National University of Singapore