National Plan For A University Of The Arts

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Following Minister Lawrence Wong's announcement in Parliament yesterday that LASALLE will become part of Singapore’s first university of the arts, in alliance with NAFA, the news was immediately and widely reported across the media.The Straits Times highlighted Minister Lawrence Wong's statement that MOE has decided to grant the alliance university status, and degree-awarding powers, because of the high quality and standards of both institutions. The Straits Times and Lianhe Zaobao both also quoted Steve, who shared his views that the alliance would drive synergies and enhance capabilities such as student support and industry partnerships

Please find a compilation of the coverage below and attached. (Text: Br. Paul Ho FSC; Photo: LASALLE College of the Arts Facebook Page)