CategoryNews & Announcements

2022 HUAAS Fellow Award

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The Harvard University Association for Alumni in Singapore (HUAAS) is proud to announce that T. Sasitharan of the Intercultural Theatre Institute (ITI) is awarded the 2022 HUAAS Fellow Award. As one of Singapore’s finest theatre actors, Thirunalan Sasitharan’s contribution to the arts and to culture in Singapore is seminal. He was the successor to Kuo Pao Kun’s artistic directorship of the...

Nomination Form for 2022 Elections

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We are now in the election season. This year, we have four open Board Positions. These positions are Vice President, Treasurer and two non-executive committee members for the 9 member board of HUAAS. We are also looking for nominations to join the Election Committee. Please submit this form by SGT midnight, 28 Feb 2022. You may contact the Election Committee at election[at]harvard.sg. Board...

Managing Your HUAAS Membership

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In 2019, HUAAS formally adopted annual dues for membership in the association. We operate on the calendar year, but dues can be paid at any point during the calendar year. However, in order to vote at the AGM, you will need to pay your dues by 1 March of that year. There are essentially three tiers of dues: $100 – Alumni/Affiliate; $50 Young Alumni (Harvard College graduate within past 5...

Candidate Statements

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Dear Members, Elections are 7 days away ! Below are the candidacy statements we have received (omitting one withdrawal of candidacy). Over the next few days, we will be providing you with more information about the candidates. Watch this space ! Candidate for President Rebecca Woo (AB ‘89) I, Rebecca Woo, have been the Vice President of HUAAS for the last two years, and with the current President...

It’s Your Turn to Get Involved: Election

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The Annual General Meeting this year is happening on 29 March 2019 at Resorts World Sentosa.

We hereby notify all members interested in running for a leadership position to submit their interest by midnight SGT 26 February 2018 here: goo.gl/forms/AbIPADenKict54AW2

The following positions are up for election: President, Secretary, and 2 at-large Committee members.

Message from the President

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Greetings fellow alums and members of HUAAS! I have more than “three points” to share with you, but here are the three most important ones: The date of our upcoming AGM and Annual Dinner for you to mark in your calendars and sign up to attend.Our Inaugural HUAAS Fellow AwardCommencing the collection of membership dues from 2019 Third HUAAS AGM and Annual Dinner To the first point — our...

Harvard Prize Book Launch

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Harvard Prize Book

The Harvard Prize Book has been presented annually to deserving high school students since 1910.  Students from nearly 2,000 high schools all over the world are recipients of the Prize Book, including the US, the UK, China, Taiwan, India, Croatia, Malaysia, and the Philippines. HUAAS has decided to participate in this tradition starting this year. Invitations have been sent to local pre...

Message from HAA: New Harvard Alumni Leadership in Singapore

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Dear Alumni,   It is hard to believe that just over a year ago we were celebrating Your Harvard: Singapore. Since then it has been great to witness how our alumni community in the country has grown even stronger thanks to the work of our officially recognized Clubs, the Harvard University Association of Alumni in Singapore (HUAAS) and the Harvard Business School Club of Singapore (HBSCS)...

Message from President Faust: Defending Diversity

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As you are aware, in November 2014, an organization called Students for Fair Admissions sued Harvard, alleging that our alma mater discriminates against Asian-Americans and seeking to stop Harvard College and other colleges from using a diverse admissions process that considers the candidate holistically. The following is a message from our President Drew Faust regarding the upcoming lawsuit...