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52 YR OLD LADY GRADUATES FROM ITE NURSING WITH ALMOST PERFECT GPA

Ms Liaw Lay Kian spent 16 years caring for her bed-bound father-in-law, who passed away; and 10 months for her husband who was fighting cancer but succumbed. She was 50, and at a crossroad. What should she do? She faced this with great courage. Undaunted, she thought she would go back to school to study, so that she could help more people. She was concerned that she would be rejected because of her age. To her surprise, ITE responded to her within 3 hours! The last time she had sat for any major exam was back in 1979. Could she cope?

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