Harvard University Association of Alumni in Singapore (1)

Dear reader,

The New Committee has been enthusiastically organising events and as there are a few already coming up in very early May, we wanted to send out a bonus April Events Update

Best wishes,
Rebecca Woo
HUAAS President

Upcoming Events

The Private Museum Talk and Tour

Artist Tour and Talk at The Private Museum – “From Lost Roots to Urban Meadows”

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2019, The Private Museum (TPM) is pleased to present From Lost Roots to Urban Meadows by Singapore-based artists, Madhvi Subrahmanian and Nandita Mukand. As part of TPM’s Women Artists series, this joint exhibition follows the most recent developments of the artists’ practices, featuring installation and sculptural works informed by their ongoing explorations into nature and how it responds to our everyday life in the city.

Please see the attached for further details and images, the exhibition closes the following day so this is a special additional artist walk-through for our group!!

Date: May 4
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Venue: The Private Museum, 51 Waterloo St #02-06 187969 Singapore
Cost: Free

Please RSVP here

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Come join fellow Harvard alums and Columbia alums for a dim sum lunch at the Singapore Island Country Club followed by an approximate one hour hike over Singapore’s famous Tree Top Walk, a 250m long suspension bridge between the two highest points in MacRitchie. From the bridge, enjoy a beautiful view of the nature reserve and the waters of Upper Peirce Reservoir. This hike isn’t recommended for children under the age of 10 or for people who are afraid of heights/monkeys.

Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
Time: 12pm-2pm for lunch, followed by the hike (approximately 1.5 hours)
Venue: Singapore Island Country Club’s Silk restaurant, 180 Island Club Road, Singapore 578774
Cost: Approximately $30 per person for lunch. The hike is free.
RSVP: Please contact Allen Chu at [email protected] by Wed, May 1. Seats are limited.

Dress Code For Lunch: No tank tops, short shorts, sports tights, or slippers/flip flops.
Dress Code For Hike: Sneakers/hiking sneakers are required. Please wear comfortable clothing. Be sure to bring a hat, sun block and a water bottle.

If preferred, people can come for just the lunch or the hike.
HUAAS Wine Tasting At Park 90



Limited Seating!

Come explore a portfolio of 5 wines of different grape varietals at Park90 in the Regent Hotel. Champagne is grower champagne. Red is Bordeaux and Rhône. White is burgundy and Sauvignon blanc. All wines are rated 90+ points by Robert Parker. This is a joint event with Alumni clubs of Columbia and Penn. Come catch up with old friends and make new ones while enjoying some fine wine.

Cost will be $70 nett per person, which includes all the wines for tasting.

Date: Monday 6th May, 2019
Time 8pm
Park90 at Regent
1 Cuscaden Road
Singapore, Singapore

Reserve Your Spot
The Executive Committee 2019/2020
Rebecca WOO, AB '89, President (Term Ending 2021)
Andrew NAI, GMP '14, Treasurer (Term Ending 2020)
Allen Chu, AB ‘92, Secretary (Term Ending 2021)
En-Ming ONG, AB '11, Member (Term Ending 2021)
"KC" CHEW Kheng Chuan, AB '82, Member (Term Ending 2021)
Michael KOH, MDes '93, Member (Term Ending 2020)
Nadine YAP, AB '92, AM '95, Member (Term Ending 2021)
Stephen JACOB, MPP '00 , Member (Term Ending 2021)
Titus YONG, EdM '03, Member (Term Ending 2020)