3rd University Convocation Celebrates 123rd Anniversary of the Philippine Civil Service
October 02, 2023 PLMun Comm
Marking a milestone in the nation's commitment to excellence in public service, the 123rd Anniversary of the Philippine Civil Service was celebrated with purpose at the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Muntinlupa. This significant event, themed "Transforming Public Service in the Next Decade: Honing Agile and Future-Ready Servant-Heroes," was held at the Soroptomist International Alabang (SIA) Hall, bringing together faculty and employees of the University.
The University Convocation was graced by an esteemed Resource Speaker, Dr. Sheila I. Villanueva, who serves as the Head Secretariat of the Association of Local Colleges and Universities and holds the position of Vice President for Institutional Development and External Affairs at the City of Malabon University. Dr. Villanueva's extensive experience and insights in the field of education and public service added tremendous value to the event and left an impact in the audience.
The occasion was warmly welcomed by the Vice President for Administration and Finance, Engr. Cynthia Meneses, setting the tone for an inspiring and insightful gathering. The highlight of the Convocation was the inspirational message delivered by PLMun's esteemed University President, Dr. Raymundo P. Arcega. The President shared his vision for the university, emphasizing the vital role of agile and future-ready servant-heroes in shaping the nation's future.
Dr. Marites Tagulao, the Vice President for Academic Affairs, gave the closing remarks, expressing her appreciation for the participants' commitment to excellence in public service. She stressed the importance of the Convocation's theme in preparing the next generation of public servants to meet the evolving challenges of the coming decade.
The event was skillfully emceed by Ms. Purificacion Gannaban, a distinguished figure from the Institute of Integrated Development Education, who ensured the smooth flow of the program and engaged the audience throughout the Convocation.
The 3rd University Convocation at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Muntinlupa served as a platform for reflection and inspiration, celebrating the legacy of the Philippine Civil Service while looking forward to the dynamic future of public service. The event reaffirmed the university's commitment to produce agile and future-ready servant-heroes who will drive positive change in the community and society.