SEGi Dental Society has organized the 2017 Annual Dental Gala Night on Oct 13 at the Tropicana Gold and Country Resort.
Themed “Enchanted”, the glitzy gala dinner was organized at the same venue similar to the first annual dental gala night in 2013.
Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry, Datuk Dr Khairiyah Abd Muttalib along with the faculty’s lecturers and staff, as well as majority of its alumni, 32 graduates in the past two years, attended the event.
Founding dean Datuk Professor Dr. Fawzia Dato’ Abdullah also graced the gala dinner. Students from every batch showcased their talents and delivered amazing performances on stage.
During the gala dinner, five outstanding graduates from Batch 2 (2012-2017) received an award each for scoring CGPA 3.8 and above.
One of the recipients was graduate Chan Gaek Theng, who scored the perfect CGPA 4.0. All attendees from Batch 2 also received a token of appreciation.
Past SDS committee and subcommittee members were acknowledged for their dedication and commitment in the previous academic year.
A video dedicated to Batch 2 graduates was aired and drew laughter from the crowd. Former SDS vice president, Fam Shen Deng represented the group and delivered a poignant appreciation speech.
The night ended with SDS president and vice president, Melissa Wong and Ivan Sum expressing their gratitude to guests and attendees for making the event a success.
It was a sight to behold when some lecturers let their hair down and grooved to the music.