By jtabangcura - Posted on 17 October 2016

 

BSU officials with their SOFAD pose for posterity before proceeding to their respective offices on October 17, 2016 at the University Cafeteria. The SOFAD program of the the Girl Scouts of the Philippines, Boy Scouts of the Philippines and Benguet Councils in cooperation with the Department of Education allows selected Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts to experience being a leader for a day. BSU supports this program every year.

SCOUT OFFICIALS FOR A DAY from different high schools in Benguet took over 48 BSU positions on October 17, 2016. The positions include the university president, the four vice-presidents, deans, research institute directors and academic and administration directors.

There were also seven BSU Secondary Laboratory School students who were able to gain positions for this year. They are: Jim Paul B. Manao, Benguet Board Member; Cirilo A. Batan, Jr., Provincial Officer of the National Commission on Indigenous People; Bernard Nathaniel G. Abiacoro, Director, BSU Center for Culture and the Arts; Khrizel Fe T. Sanchez, Director, BSU Gender and Development Unit; Camilyn Kai G. Resurrection, Director of BSU Office of Student Services; and Jessa Mae O. Baglao, Director, BSU Institute of Highland Farming System and Agroforestry.

The SOFAD program of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines, Boy Scouts of the Philippines and Benguet Councils in cooperation with the Department of Education allows selected Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts to experience being a leader for a day. BSU supports this program every year.

To be a SOFAD involves a selection process where the candidates have to write essays and be interviewed by a panel. The scores of the SOFAD will determine the position they will be given.

The following are the 48 BSU positions and the SOFAD that took over them:
University President: KYRIEH MAE D. BELNAG, Catlubong National High School
Vice President for Academic Affairs: GILLIAN YVONE L. RAFAEL, Benguet National High School-Main
Vice President for Research and Extension: RYAN P. ATAS, CRHS
Vice President for Administration and Finance: NORELYN L. ANTON, TSHI Ambuklao
Vice President for Business Affairs: NIKITA GRACE S. TOGUINAY, Loo National High School
Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine: JENARY S. CENAL, Bangao National High School
Chief Administrative Officer: ROJELLY C. WILLY, Loacan National High School
Director, Center for the Culture and the Arts: BERNARD NATHANIEL G. ABIACORO, BSU-SLS
Director, University Registrar’s Office: CHERRY PEARL S. MACAY, Ampusongan National High School
Director, Northern Philippines Rootcrops Research and Training Center: VINA M. SALIS, Camp 30 NHS
University Legal Officer: RONY DAGYAPEN, TSHI-Main
Director, Institute of Social Research and Development: HAZEL D. LESTINO, TSHI-Main
Director, Institute of Human Kinetics: LUNILA CIANO CARIÑO, GBDAIS-Main
Dean, College of Home Economics and Technology: JAN WAYNE TABON, CRHS
University Board Secretary: JAHZIEL REY LIMPAYOS, CNHS
Executive Dean, Buguias Campus: LUTHER W. SAWAC, Bangao NHS
Director, National Service Training Center: DESINE MAE A. ABAG, Buguias National High School
Dean, College of Engineering and Applied Technology: ALLEN JOEL T. PAMINTUAN, CRSHS
Director, Institute of Public Administration: LOURYLEEN Q. AYADI, Bokod National High School
Director, Intellectual Property Right Office: MHEL L. EMPISO, Benguet NHS-Main
Director, Land Reservation Office: FEMAR O. LAGUITAO, Bangao National High School
Director, University Business Affairs: ELI CARL PECDASEN. Ampusongan National High Schools
Director, Agribased Technology Business Incubator Innovation Center: KERBY BALLO, TSHI-Main
Director, Gender and Development: KHRIZEL FE T. SANCHEZ, BSU-SLS
Director, Climate-Smart Agriculture Center: VLADYMIR M. MABLI, Benguet NHS
Director, Planning and Development Office: JESSIE ADAIS, ANHS-Abucot Extension
Dean, College of Teacher Education: JOHN KENNETH C. COMPELIO, Bangao National High School
Director, Open University and Dean of Graduate School: TINA CLAIRE I. LADUAN, Bulalacao NHS
Director, University Library Services: MARIO LANCE G. DORONILLA, St. Louis High School of Balatoc
Director, Office of Student Affairs: CAMILYN KAI G. RESURRECION, BSU-SLS
Director, Horticulture Research and Training Institute: LEE CALVIN CLARK P. ABALOS, LTNHS
Director, Institute of Highland Farming System and Agroforestry: JESSA MAE O. BAGLAO, BSU-SLS
Executive Dean, Bokod Campus: KERBY T. BALLO, TSHI-Main
Dean, College of Nursing: JAMELSON BINGALA, KNHS
Director, University Public Affairs Office: JERICO P. BALLO, TSHI-Main
Director, General Services: ADELPHA SOLIMAN, Loo National High School
Dean, College of Forestry: HANNAH JAYE MENDOZA, Kapangan Central NHS
Director, Cordillera Organic Research and Development Center: SARAH G. TANACIO, TSHI-Main
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences: JHELEANE L. ALILAO, Kapangan Central NHS
Chief, Finance Division: DRAHSEHIENNE DAYAO, Benguet NHS-Main
Director, Food Science Research and Innovation Center: KEVIN ZARAGOSA, GBDAIS-Main
Director, Quality Assurance and Accreditation, Director, Publication: MAY ANN GULIKEY, GBDAIS-Main
Director, Extension Services: KARYL KIMAREE BANIWAS, Benguet NHS Main
Director, Higher Education Regional Research Center: MARYBEL BANGKIAT, TSHI
Director, International Relations Office: ARMI-JAY R. PARAGAS, Loo NHS
Dean, College of Agriculture: LYRAN C. TAYAOTAO, Kapangan Central NHS
Director, Cordillera Apiculture Satellite Center: SYNY ANDRE BALAG-EY, Kapangan Central NHS