August 31, 2023 | General News
A Decade of Excellence: Dr. Erwin Vincent G. Alcala Delivers 10th State of the School Address
Dr. Erwin Vincent G. Alcala, CPA, President of Saint Paul School of Professional Studies (SPSPS), delivered a dynamic and visionary 10th State of the School Address (SOSA) in line with the celebration of the 56 years of ASEAN at the SPSPS Quadrangle on August 31, 2023, marking an annual tradition that celebrates achievements, outlines future goals, and honors the institution’s diverse community.
Celebrating Achievements and Commitment to Excellence
President Alcala began his address by casting a spotlight on SPSPS’s recent remarkable successes. With unwavering commitment, he underscored the institution’s dedication to providing high-quality education, highlighting the significant milestones achieved over the past years. These milestones encompassed academic excellence, the launch of innovative programs, forged local and international partnerships, and the institution’s burgeoning reputation as an institution that offers quality education.
Setting Bold Directions for the Future
In an inspiring speech that resonated with the audience, President Alcala not only celebrated past achievements but also set bold directions for SPSPS’s next decade. With unwavering determination, he charted a course that aims to push the boundaries of educational excellence. He shared institutional thrusts that will guide SPSPS towards new horizons, emphasizing the institution’s commitment to staying at the forefront of innovation in education.
Acknowledging the Heroes of SPSPS
The SOSA event also served as a platform to introduce newly hired and promoted administrative authorities, faculty, and personnel. President Alcala offered heartfelt acknowledgment for their unwavering dedication and invaluable contributions to the SPSPS community, emphasizing their pivotal roles in the institution’s continued growth and success.
A Cultural Tribute to Diversity
One remarkable aspect of this year’s SOSA was the cultural theme chosen for the occasion. School leaders, professors, and students came adorned in traditional attire representing the member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). This display of cultural appreciation was not merely coincidental; it aligned with the celebration of ASEAN’s 56th anniversary, powerfully reinforcing SPSPS’s commitment to embracing diversity and fostering international understanding.
A Resounding Success for SPSPS
The 10th State of the School Address at Saint Paul School of Professional Studies concluded as a resounding success, reaffirming the institution’s unwavering dedication to excellence in education, innovation, and inclusivity. Under the visionary leadership of President Erwin Vincent G. Alcala, SPSPS continues its steadfast journey, charting a path toward a brighter and more prosperous future for both its students and the community it serves.
As SPSPS continues to evolve and thrive, President Alcala’s leadership remains instrumental in propelling the institution toward greater heights, leaving an indelible mark on the landscape of professional education. With clear directions for the future, SPSPS stands poised to redefine the educational experience for its students and make lasting contributions to the broader academic world.