THAI NGUYEN, VIETNAM—President Nestor M. De Vera was awarded an Honorary Doctorate Degree conferred by the Ministry of Education and Training during the 25th Founding Anniversary of Thai Nguyen University (TNU), April 3.
The award was given to him as appreciation for the years of effort and cooperation of the university in teaching the English language with educational institutions in Vietnam.
In his message after receiving the degree, President De Vera shared that the award had been offered to him a few years back, only postponing the awarding for future visit.
President De Vera visited partner universities in Vietnam with Director Luis G. Banua of National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Regional IV, Secretary Maricel S. Crucillo of the Board of Regents and Vice President for Administration Efren R. Dela Paz.
The said visit was originally aimed to strengthen the renewal of partnership between LSPU and TNU and its partner institutions in language teaching.