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Hwa Chong’s Biology Talents Clinch Top Spot

27 Jul 2018

We would like to congratulate our students Chan Xu Rui Isaac (17S7G) and Ng Wei Jun Justin (17S7D) and their teacher mentor Mrs Foo-Lam Woon Keat (Director/ Studies) who have done our nation and school proud by their stellar performance at the recently concluded International Biology Olympiad 2018 held in Tehran, Iran.

Both Justin and Isaac were part of the 4-student national team representing Singapore at this premier annual competition for top high school biology talents. Out of more than 300 participants, Justin is ranked 17th in the world while Isaac is 21st. They were mentored by the NUS/NTU Professors from March 2018 to June 2018.

From Left to Right: Mr Marcus Chan, Jury member (MOE); Ng Wei Jun Justin, HCI (Gold); Dr Chen Zhong, Delegation Co-leader (NIE); Ong Jia Xin, NUSHS (Silver); Chan Xu Rui Isaac, HCI (Gold); Lim Yun Wei Shermane, NUSHS (Gold); Dr Ng Ngan Kee, Delegation Leader (NUS); Dr Beverly Goh, Jury member (NIE); Ms Lim Yan Ling, Jury member (SIBiol).

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