By upao - Posted on 01 July 2014

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Right) The BSU 98th Foundation Anniversary Celebration Opening Ceremonies on June 25, 2014 was graced by Benguet Governor Nestor B. Fongwan as the Guest of Honor and Speaker. In his message, the Honorable Governor lauded BSU for being a development partner of the province in supporting the agriculture industry, the livelihood of more than 50% of Benguet’s population. (Left) The closing and awarding ceremony of the BSU 98th Foundation Anniversary Celebration on June 27, 2014 was attended by Hon. Juan B. Ngalob, the guest of honor and speaker. Hon. Ngalob has been a member of the BSU Board of Regents for 20 years and the ideas he shared contributed to the creation of a University Budget Committee among others. He was the former regional director of National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR).

BSU capped the 6-day celebration of its 98th Foundation Anniversary by giving due recognition to 147 employees and students on June 27, 2014.

The closing and awarding ceremony was attended by Hon. Juan B. Ngalob, the guest of honor and speaker. Hon. Ngalob has been a member of the BSU Board of Regents for 20 years and the ideas he shared contributed to the creation of a University Budget Committee among others. He was the former regional director of National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR).

In his speech, Hon. Ngalob appreciated the accomplishments of BSU. He also lauded the University administration’s decision to expand its playing field from Southeast Asia to the whole of Asia.

The awards given during the program were: the Special Presidential Awards for Outstanding Alumnus and Outstanding CCA Adviser; Outstanding Teacher; Distinguished Teacher; Outstanding Research and Development Manager; Outstanding Extension Worker; Distinguished Extension Worker; Outstanding Non-Teaching Staff; Best Non-Teaching Staff; Loyalty Awards for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 Years in Service; and Recognition for Employees and Students with International/National Awards for the year 2013-2014.

The program was attended by top BSU officials headed by BSU President, Dr. Ben D. Ladilad.