West Visayas State University

Investiture address of Dr. Pablo E. Subong , Jr., 6th University President of WVSU

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GREETINGS … It Is An Honor To Be The 6th President Of The West Visayas State University. I want to thank all of you – students, faculty, staff, colleagues and community friends – for your personal support and encouragement of my presidency of this prestigious educational institution. I owe much to the Board Of Regents chaired by The Honorable Commissioner HJA. LUNINGNING MISUAREZ UMAR and its honorable members and to the committee, search for wvsu president chaired by commissioner NONA RICARFORT, for giving me this opportunity to serve wvsu.   My debt of gratitude also goes to a number of Mentors, Dr. Bernabe Cocjin, Mr. Altis, Dr. Andresito Millamena, Dr. Sofronio Dignomo, Dr. Benny Palma, and Dr. Wenceslao Sison who guided me along the way. I want to thank them for being inspirational role models and for giving me a chance to see first hand how it is to be a courageous and effective university president.
Likewise, i am expressing my heartfelt thanks to the following individuals for various reasons: To Hon. Ramon Zarceno, Hon. Lea Mae Cabalfin, Hon. Jun Victor Bactan, and Mrs. Belen Carreon for spearheading this Investiture Program; To all PASUC VI PRESIDENTS, for your support and acceptance of myself to be one of you now; To DR. ALBERTO J. TRINIDAD, retired director, admissions and records, this university who was my dissertation adviser and was instrumental in my decision to pursue graduate studies; ENGR. DANIEL O. PELAREJA, CEO PHILIPPINE WILDLIFE AND HEALTH PARADISE, INC., for his moral and spiritual support; DR. ESTER B. OGENA, DIRECTOR, DOST-SEI who was instrumental for my pursuit of advanced degrees at Deakin University In Victoria, Australia; DR. BERNABE B. COCJIN, 4TH PRESIDENT OF THIS UNIVERSITY AND FORMER DEAN OF THE SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE who first hired me as mathematics and agricultural engineering instructor; and  DR. LOURDES C. ARANADOR, 5TH PRESIDENT OF THIS UNIVERSITY WHO DESIGNATED ME DEAN OF THE COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES, VICE PRESIDENT FOR ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE and ADMINISTRATOR of WVSU CAMPUS, RESPECTIVELY.


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