Honorable Lucas P. Bersamin, the former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines who is an outstanding graduate of the University of the East College of Law, was recently feted jointly by UE and the UE Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Inc. (UERMMMCI) with a testimonial dinner in recognition of his appointment as the country’s newest Executive Secretary.
The celebratory event was held at the Grand Ballroom of Century Park Hotel in Manila on February 10, 2023, where Executive Secretary Bersamin, who had served as a member of the Board of Trustees of both UE and UERMMMCI, received resolutions of commendation by both institutions. Hon. Lucas P. Bersamin is seen in the first photo here (4th from left) with UE and UERMMMCI Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Lucio C. Tan (3rd from left) and with (from far left) Vice Chairman Wilson T. Young and President-Chief Academic Officer Ester A. Garcia of UERMMMCI, and Vice Chairman David O. Chua and President-CAO Zosimo M. Battad of UE.
The second photo also shows UE College of Law Dean Viviana M. Paguirigan, who awarded Exec. Secretary Bersamin the very first Golden Warrior Award, the highest honor given by the UE College of Law to one of its alumni.Congratulations and kudos to the first ever Warrior Executive Secretary!