Festive start to new NTU academic year

Thousands gathered at Marina Bay Promontory last night for the NTU Fest, organised by Nanyang Technological University (NTU) students to celebrate SG50 and to mark the start of a new academic year. Education Minister Heng Swee Keat officiated at the
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Thousands gathered at Marina Bay Promontory last night for the NTU Fest, organised by Nanyang Technological University (NTU) students to celebrate SG50 and to mark the start of a new academic year. Education Minister Heng Swee Keat officiated at the event, which comprised a carnival, charity run and concert. The concert kicked off with the National Day song Home, and featured K-pop girl group Dal Shabet.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on August 30, 2015, with the headline 'Festive start to new NTU academic year'. Print Edition | Subscribe