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The Department of Science and Technology in Region 7 is set to honor today its scholars who graduated from college with academic distinctions.

In a formal ceremony, dubbed as “A Toast to Excellence”, to be held at the Elena Diola Memorial Hall in the DOST S&T Complex, Cebu City,  the DOST 7 will pay fitting tribute to 104 DOST scholars all over Region 7 who graduated with top honors in their respective universities.

Leading the honorees are the two scholars, namely, Jireh Bautista and Clive Martin Chan who both graduated summa cum laude.

Bautista is a graduate of  Bachelor of Science (BS) Computer Science degree in the Cebu Institute of Technology University (CIT-U). Chan, on the other hand, earned his BS Mathematics degree in the University of San Carlos (USC).

The  16 other honorees graduated magna cum laude. The rest are cum laude graduates.

To lead the recognition rite is DOST 7 Regional Director Edilberto Paradela, DOST-Science Education Institute (SEI) Director Josette Biyo,  and other DOST 7 top officials.

The tribute will be in given a form of awarding of medals and certificates of excellence, testimonials, and other activities in honor of the top scholar graduates.


by: Licinio Gingoyon