July 2008 No. 65

In Memoriam

Inaugural Prize in Memory of Inspirational English Language Educator

The Dr Shila Fernandez Prize was established in 2007 by Mr Ivan Fernandez in memory of his late wife. Dr Fernandez was a lecturer in the English Language and Literature (ELL) Academic Group, NIE, who lost her battle to cancer in 2006.

Tough in Spirit

The late Ms Tay Xin Yu was admitted into the Diploma in Education programme in July 2005. In 2006, she was diagnosed with Lymphoma.