“A Remarkable Achievement”
The Philippine Christian University 82nd Commencement Exercises for Graduate Studies students held recently in Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) yesterday, August 24, 2023, was an extraordinary milestone, marked by the presence of esteemed Senator and currently the Senate President of the Philippines, Hon. Juan Miguel F. Zubiri. Senator Zubiri, a highly respected political figure and dedicated public servant, served as the guest speaker during the morning program. As a testament to his exceptional contributions to society, Senator Zubiri was also awarded a Doctor of Humanities, honoris causa, during the graduation ceremony.
The graduation ceremony took place in a grand venue, filled with a palpable sense of accomplishment and excitement. The event commemorated the years of hard work, intellectual growth, and perseverance demonstrated by the graduating students, who specialized in diverse areas of study, including business, science, arts, and more.
Senator Migs Zubiri’s presence at the ceremony added an air of significance and inspiration. Known for his dedication to public service, passionate legislations, and commitment to environmental conservation, he is regarded as a prominent figure in the Philippines.
Senator Zubiri delivered a captivating speech during the morning program, enlightening the graduates with his insights and experiences. His address focused on the power of education, emphasizing how their acquired knowledge could ignite positive change and contribute to nation-building. The senator’s speech was filled with anecdotes from his own journey, underscoring the importance of resilience, integrity, and remaining true to one’s values.
In recognition of his outstanding contributions to society, both as a politician and an advocate for environmental sustainability, Senator Migs Zubiri was awarded with Doctor of Humanities, honoris causa. This esteemed award acknowledged his distinguished leadership, unwavering commitment to public service, and remarkable achievements throughout his career.
The University President together with other University Officials presented the honor to Senator Zubiri, highlighting his significant impact on legislative matters and his dedication to transforming society for the better. The senator graciously accepted the award, expressing his gratitude and reiterating his commitment to championing causes close to his heart.
Senator Migs Zubiri’s presence and inspirational words left an indelible impression on the graduates. His emphasis on the importance of education, integrity, and community service resonated deeply with the students, inspiring them as they embark on their professional endeavors.
The senator’s personal anecdotes and illustrious career path reminded the graduates of the potential they hold to effect positive change in their respective fields. His remarkable leadership and passion for environmental conservation motivated them to consider how they can contribute to a sustainable, prosperous future for all.
The successful graduation event for graduate studies students, featuring Senator Migs Zubiri as the guest speaker and honorary degree recipient, will be etched in the memories of all who attended. The occasion celebrated the achievements of the graduates and provided them with inspiration as they set out to make their mark on the world. Senator Zubiri’s presence and words of wisdom served as a catalyst, encouraging the graduates to pursue their passions, remain dedicated to their values, and contribute meaningfully to society.