Speech by Y. Bhg. Prof. Dato’ Wira Ir. Dr. Mohammad Noor Bin Hj. Salleh
It is, it is said, easy to sit up and take notice. What is difficult is standing up and taking action. Today we are celebrating the fact that someone stood up and took that action. Today we are celebrating enthusiasm, commitment and sheer hard work of KLIUC’s top achievers.
Enthusiasm is often neglected as a force. Yet without it there would be few achievements. Enthusiasm, you see, sets fire to the imagination. It asks "What if?" and "If I did?" and the results depend on the answer to those questions.
Today then we are honouring those who asked those questions and committed themselves to finding the answers. We are honouring those who worked late into the evening and early in the morning. We are about to present awards to the winners who wouldn't take "No" for an answer.
Congratulations. KLIUC is very proud of you, the potential first class students who work very hard to reach this level. Dean's List Award Presentation Ceremony is held to honor top achievers who have successfully proven that the CGPA of 3.75 and above is possible through relentless hard work and perseverance.
Being achievers, we hope you will set a good example to your fellow university mates. Not only that, outside the university, we hope that you will become KLIUC's Goodwill Ambassadors who promote the university's name through your contribution to the society.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose. Therefore, stay focused. Aim to be in the Dean's List every time it is held. The award will definitely help make your resume appear outstanding in landing your dream career.
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