GRADUATION SPEAKER - Mr. Jaime J. Bautista, president and chief operations officer of the Philippine Airlines, delivers his address as guest of honor and speaker to the 626 mid-year graduates of CLSU. The ceremony was held at the University Graduation Site last February 8.
A Novo Ecijano, Mr. Bautista inspired the graduates by sharing his insights and experiences. He dwelt in part on the theme of the graduation, “Sharing Visions through Academic and Research Connectivity, and International Partnerships”.
HONORARY DOCTORAL DEGREE - During the rites, Mr. Jaime J. Bautista was conferred by the CLSU the degree Doctor of Humanities (honoris causa). Photo shows President Tereso A. Abella (left) presiding the conferment rites. He is assisted by Dr. Evaristo A. Abella, dean, College of Arts and Sciences.
The honorary degree was in recognition of Mr. Bautista’s “outstanding and exemplary achievements in corporate finance, business administration and civic engagement; and contributions to economic development of the country in his capacity as an executive of different corporations”, among many other achievements he has contributed to the corporate world.
DOCTOR OF HUMANITIES - Clad in his academic gown, Dr. Jaime J. Bautista happily shows off his diploma after the conferment rites.
CLSU officials and college deans pose with Mr. Jaime J. Bautista for a souvenir photo at the CLSU Administration lobby.
The Mid-year 2018 graduates