UM President Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr dedicates leadership award to the hardworking men and women of UM

The University of Mindanao’s president, Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr garnered the Education Leadership Award for his efforts in bringing about major changes to education in Mindanao.

Given by the World Education Congress and CMO Asia last Friday, June 8, the Leadership Awards are ‘presented to Individuals and Institutions who have surpassed several levels of its excellence and set an example of being a role model and exemplary leadership,’ with the selected individuals displaying ‘leadership, innovation, academic and industry interface with the supreme objective in building future leaders’ as they grow their institutions; according to the official invitation by the awarding organization.

Dr. Torres with the Education Leadership Award during the awarding ceremony at the Dusit Thani hotel last June 8, 2018.

Dr. Torres credits all the men and women putting in hard work with the university in bringing about the excellence it has strived to cultivate not just in its students, but as well with its facilities, employees, and operating standards.

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