ISPSC holds in-person graduation post pandemic
Candon City, August 10, 2023 – A jubilant atmosphere filled the Candon City Arena as the Ilocos Sur Polytechnic State College (ISPSC) celebrated its 25th Commencement Exercises today. Dressed in their academic regalia, graduates proudly marched to the stage, marking a significant milestone in their educational journey. The event was graced by the distinguished presence of Hon. Marita R. Canapi, Commissioner of the Commission on Higher Education and Chairperson Designate of ISPSC Board of Trustees, who delivered an inspiring speech as the Guest of Honor and Speaker.
Under the theme "Global Positioning: UIP's Journey Towards Excellent International Reputation," the ceremony highlighted ISPSC's commitment to providing quality education that prepares graduates to excel in the global arena. The theme echoed the institution's ongoing efforts to enhance its international standing and produce graduates who are equipped to make a positive impact on the global stage.
Hon. Marita R. Canapi's keynote address captivated the audience, as she commended the graduates for their dedication and hard work. She emphasized the importance of higher education in shaping the future and urged the graduates to seize opportunities, embrace challenges, and continue striving for excellence. Commissioner Canapi also lauded ISPSC's dedication to academic innovation and its role in producing graduates who can contribute meaningfully to society.
The ceremony was a testament to the dedication and perseverance of the graduating class, many of whom overcame significant challenges to reach this point in their academic journey. As names were called and degrees conferred, cheers and applause filled the arena, serving as a collective celebration of the graduates' accomplishments.
Throughout the ceremony, the achievements of ISPSC were also highlighted, showcasing the institution's efforts to continuously enhance its academic programs, research initiatives, and community engagement. The event underscored the vital role that ISPSC plays in shaping the educational landscape and contributing to the development of skilled professionals who can thrive both locally and internationally.
As the 25th Commencement Exercises came to a close, the atmosphere was one of excitement and optimism. Graduates tossed their caps into the air, symbolizing the conclusion of one chapter and the beginning of another. The ceremony not only celebrated the individual achievements of the graduates but also reaffirmed ISPSC's commitment to nurturing future generations of leaders and changemakers.
In a world that is becoming increasingly interconnected, ISPSC's dedication to providing a global perspective and nurturing a culture of excellence is a testament to its vision for the future. The 25th Commencement Exercises served as a powerful reminder of the impact that quality education can have on individuals and the world at large, setting the stage for a brighter and more promising future.
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