The Alumni Engagement Office congratulates MC alumni who were recognized in this year’s prestigious President’s Awards for Research (PAR) and President’s Awards for Teaching Excellence (PATE).
MC alumnae Rechilda E. Ulili (GP 2016) was named Outstanding Lecturer (HEU) for PATE and Olivia P. Carandang Ph.D. (GS 1994, HS 1998) was awarded the PAR for her research, “The Life Stories of Filipino Volunteer Awardees: An Examination of their Volunteer Role Identity and Meanings Made in Volunteerism.”
The President’s Award for Teaching Excellence (PATE) are given to exemplary faculty on the basis of teaching effectiveness, research, publications and creative work, professional involvement and community involvement. The President’s Award for Research (PAR) recognizes and awards outstanding research work of MC faculty, administrators, professionals and academic non-teaching personnel, and will be released in a special issue of the MC LEAPS Faculty Research Journal.
Other alumni finalists include Anne Marie C. Felias (COL 2010), Charisse V. Garcia (GS 1998, HS 2002, COL 2006), and Nicca Narcisas C. Ruiz (GS 2000, HS 2004) for Outstanding Junior Faculty (BEU), Lynda C. Garcia (COL 1986) for Outstanding Senior Faculty (HEU) and Clarissa Carmelita M. Ligon, Ph.D. (COL 2001 and GP 2018) for her research “Bata… Bata… May Pag-asa Pa!” Children in Conflict with the Law: Perceptions of Family and Pathways to Resilience.