• Project Awesome

    Project Awesome puts up newly revamped exhibition at CHIJ Katong Convent

    On Monday 15th May, the Project Awesome team put up the newly revamped edition of the roving exhibition at CHIJ Katong Convent. Presented in its thematic colour schemes, the exhibition featured a selection of 16 stories of women across five themes – Taking The Helm, Action and Adventure, Stepping Up For STEM, Creativity and Communication, and Caring and Sharing.   The stories featured were those of CHIJ alumni and were displayed over the course of two weeks for students and teachers. As part of their Founder’s Day celebrations, the students were invited to view the exhibition after assembly on Wednesday, 24th May. They later shared their reflections upon reading the featured…

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    Project Awesome visits CHIJ Secondary School

    Project Awesome

    As the December holidays began, some of the students at CHIJ Secondary were hard at work attending their year-end leadership camp. The teachers graciously extended an invitation to Project Awesome to visit the school.  With us were Joanne Soo and Lee Peh Gee of the Singapore Women’s Everest Team (SWET), who, along with the rest of their team, successfully reached the summit of Mount Everest in 2009. Their journey to the expedition involved half a decade of training, fundraising, and promoting their shared vision to attempt a feat of this magnitude. The team was one of the inaugural inductees to the Singapore Women’s Hall of Fame in 2014 for being the…