Tarlac State University’s Dr. Jasper Jay N. Mendoza was virtually conferred with the “Most Outstanding Academic Leader of the Year” award by the Gintong Parangal 2021 in a Facebook post yesterday, November 15, 2021.
Dr. Mendoza is the dean of the College of Teacher Education and concurrently the director of the International Affairs and Linkages Office (formerly Office of International Affairs).
His leadership in several university-wide projects, administrative experience, curriculum planning expertise, progressive crafting of educational policies, and various research and extension projects are among the noteworthy accomplishments listed in his curriculum vitae which was used as a basis for the evaluation leading to the award.
In an interview, Dr. Mendoza shared that he feels blessed to receive the Gintong Parangal award.
“I always give back all the glory to our Lord up above. Kaya this award will keep me going and even more motivated [to begin] another journey as we provide true commitment to excellence [in education delivery],” Dr. Mendoza said.
The formal awarding or Gabi ng Parangal will be held on November 26, 2021 at the Manila Hotel. The awarding comes with sponsorship packages which will be used for the advocacies and beneficiaries of the organization.
The Gintong Parangal is an organization and award-giving body composed of professionals from various fields to recognize the excellence and greatness of Filipinos and to continue being an inspiration to others.