Together, graduates laugh and recollect memories of learning from their respective lecturers, mentors, tutors and industry professionals that acknowledge the academy as Asia's top college in creative communication and design studies. After all these years of hard work, the Batch 81 & 85 cheered their accomplishments! Hurrah!
Presented during the ceremony, was the year's Dean's List of Scholar of April 2008 intake - Chua Vui Chuan who has successfully made it into the Top Achievers List of having fulfilled the requirements of academic excellence. Chua honorably received the recognition as the emcee of the night announced Chua's accomplishments while he received his special award from Principal Tatsun Hoi.
Reviewing back the accomplishments behind Chua's success story; an intelligent & active student graduated in Diploma in Advertising & Graphic Design. Throughout his years, Chua participated in various competitions and activities as a young student, developed an interest in art at a tender of six, and was exposed to graphic design software and tools as a teenager by his local town’s art teacher / mentor. These exposures inspired Chua to pursue the world of Advertising & Graphic Design, thus, during his years studying at the academy, Chua had various achievements; one of the recent successes was the Sunway Lagoon Main Entrance Design Competition where he participated with two other classmates; the team seized FIRST prize, RM10, 000 and an offer to facilitate the main entrance design project under Sunway Lagoon. Chua's other recognitions winnings includes The One Academy 1st Year Achievement Award, TOASCA 2010 Best of the Best student's artwork award and Malaysia's biggest advertising competition - Kancil Award 2010.
"I am honored to be the "chosen" one," he chuckled "and of course, honored to be able to receive such a prestigious recognition award. When asked what his secret recipe to staying ahead is & top of the list, Chua humbly shared "You should always reset your standards from time to time to improve yourselves while you explore other areas to gain exposure. Finally, as a profound outstanding graduate among the students of The One Academy, Chua is a living example of the philosophy, 'No Empty Promises, Just World Class Results'. Knowing that graduates are now leading the life of the next creative success, the academy is motivated to continue to provide the best to generations after generations.