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Keeping the faith and going their own ways, 2 Temasek Polytechnic students win excellence award

30 Apr 2021

Alina Seow has suffered from diplegic cerebral palsy since birth, a condition that affects both of her legs, causing her to have difficulties in walking and balancing. She however did not let the childhood mocking or her physical condition bring her down and received the Ngee Ann Kongsi Most Outstanding Overcomer Award at Temasek Polytechnic's Presentation of Top Graduates event. She has also participated in para-equestrian competitions and plans to continue training professionally, with the goal of representing Singapore in the Paralympic Games. Alina has applied to major in Smart-City Management and Technology at SMU and hopes to have a hand in creating "a smart yet inclusive city in the future".

Lianhe Zaobao

Last updated on 03 May 2021 .