SorSU President De Jesus, alongside CHED RD Atty. De La Cruz & PASUC V Presidents, joins National Higher Education Day (NHED) Summit 2024 at PICC, Pasay City

SUC President III, Dr. Geraldine F. De Jesus, together with Atty. Septon A. De La Cruz, CESO III (Regional Director, CHED ROV) and other SUC Presidents in the Bicol Region, participated in the National Higher Education Day (NHED) Summit 2024 with the theme, “Access, Quality, and Competitiveness at the Core of Higher Education Reform,” held today, May 15, 2024, at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City, Metro Manila.

Philippine President Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr. graced the event and was joined by Executive Secretary Lucas Bersamin, CHED Chairman, J. Prospero De Vera III, Senate Committee Chair on Education Francis “Chiz” Escudero, and Baguio City Representative Mark Go onstage. The president emphasized in his message the importance of collaboration between the government and private educational institutions, encouraging all stakeholders present to help strengthen the nation’s efforts towards an inclusive, equitable, accessible, and sustainable higher education sector through strategic plans incorporated in the 2025 CHED and SUC programs and budgets.

NHED Summit is one of the activities held in celebration of the 4th National Higher Education Day and the 30th Anniversary of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). (SorSU PIO)