3 Nov 2021
187 NVSU students get COVID-19 jabs thru OIC Padilla’s initiative; CHED-R2 Reps visit NVSU.
As Commission on Higher Education (CHED) pushes for vaccination of students against COVID-19 before they allow universities to conduct a possible face-to-face class next year, OIC President and Regent Ruth Rana Padilla, in her ingenuity, requested for COVID-19 vaccines for NVSU students from the Provincial Local Government Unit of Nueva Vizcaya (PLGU-NV) wherein the Local Chief Executive, Governor Carlos Padilla approved and allotted said request of the former.
On November 2, 187 students were vaccinated at the Nueva Vizcaya Convention Center in cooperation with the Provincial Integrated Health Office (PIHO) staff headed by Dr. Edwin Galapon.
Also, witnessing the said vaccination drive were representatives of CHED Regional Director Julieta Paras – Dr. Anastacio Siogie Saguibo Jr., Engr. Joven Jacinto, Engr. Rosario Danga and Reynaldo Tuddao.