A NTU student by the name of Cheryl Tan committed suicide by jumping from her flat at Ang Mo Kio yesterday.
Currently a third year student of Chinese Literature at NTU, Cheryl was described by her neighbors as a quiet girl who excelled in her students.
It is suspected that she may have ended her life due to stress over her studies. Her parents were shocked when they saw her body and broke down crying.
Cheryl was a reporter for The Nanyang Chronicles and was an active member of NTUís Chinese Literacy Club.
Last year March, an Indonesian student David Widjaja plunged to his death from seven storeys high up at NTUís School of Electrical and Electronic engineering after allegedly stabbing his professor
A week later, his senior Zhou Zheng hanged himself in an apartment at NTU. The cause of his suicide remains a mystery to this very day.
News source: Xinmin Ribao
it's very sad news coming from an NTU student.. I really hope she found peace!