Darilag presides first quarter BOT meeting as new chairperson


Davao del Sur State College Board of Trustees (DSSC BOT) convened for its First Quarter Meeting for 2022 on April 27, 2022 via Zoom.


This is the first time for CHED Commissioner Aldrin A. Darilag to preside as chairperson of the DSSC BOT. He succeeded former CHED Commissioner Lilian A. De Las Llagas.


Commissioner Darilag led the board meeting that discussed the set of agenda including fiscal and academic matters.


The board approved the proposed revised curricula of the MAEd and MBA programs of the college pursuant to CMO No. 15, series of 2019. It also approved the authority of the President to enter into Memoranda of Agreement with local government units of Davao del Sur and agencies such as Central Mindanao University, Department of Information and Communication Technology, Sultan Muhammad Dipatuan Kudarat Islamic Academy Foundation, Inc. among others for various agreements.


In her President’s Report Dr. Fuentes highlighted the accomplishments of the college in the first quarter of 2022 in terms of instruction, research, extension, production, and administration and governance.


Present at the online board meeting wereDr. Augie E. Fuentes, DSSC President and BOT Vice Chairperson; Mr. Jeb Bundang, representing Congressman Mark Go, Chair, Committee on Higher, Technical and Vocational Education; Dr. Maria Lourdes D. Lim, NEDA XI Regional Director; Dr. Kenneth D. Barroga, representing Dr. Anthony C. Sales, DOST XI Regional Director; RTD Andres Alemania , representing Abel James I. Monteagudo, DA RFO XI Regional Executive Director; Prof. Kris Kristofferson Tan, Faculty Trustee and President of DSSC Faculty Association; and Maricar R. Casquejo, CESO III, CHED RO XI Regional Director as resource person.


The board approved and confirmed all fiscal and academic matters endorsed by the Board Academic Research and Extension Committee and Board Finance Committee.


The board welcomed Jerve Robin Paterno, DSSC Supreme Student Government (SSG) President and new member of the board. Commissioner Darilag administered the oath of office of Paterno as new Student Trustee.(DSSC-PAO with reports from Maritess Rulona, DSSC BOT Secretary. Photo from Commissioner Aldrin A. Darilag Facebook Page)