The UST College of Commerce Alumni Foundation, Inc. held its annual grand alumni homecoming on the 2nd of February 2019.
The college regent Rev. Fr. Senen R. Ecleo, O.P. opened the event with a Eucharistic celebration. He called the alumni as the living testimonies of excellence of the university and wished them success for their future endeavour.
After the mass, college dean Assoc. Prof. Leonardo M. Canoy, Jr., PhD graced the event and welcomed the alumni and reminisced with them the triumphs, failures, and success they’ve experienced in the university. He commended the organizing committee of UST COCAFI in bringing the most number of attendees from the past few years. He wished this homecoming to be the perfect time to catch up and rekindle relationships to connect and be a one unified solid Thomasians.
They key highlights of the evening were the presentation and awarding of medals to Silver Jubilarians Class of 1994 and Golden Jubilarians Class of 1969. Three alumni were also given recognition for their life’s work namely—Rafaelita Reyes Goño for the field of community service, Jomerito See Soliman for the field of entrepreneurship, and Ruben Hernandez Santos for the field of banking. They were awarded as 2018 Most Outstanding College of Commerce Alumna/Alumnus.
The homecoming was concluded with a room full of alumni dancing nonstop as they celebrated and relived their college life just like yesterday.