IDQAO Director, Dr. Cesar T. Medula Jr., was commended for his outstanding performance as a middle administrative employee of Saint Mary’s University during the Gawad Maria 2016 held at the Sacred Heart Center, Saint Mary’s University on December 8, 2016.
Dr. Medula received Service Excellence Award as an Outstanding Employee for his exceptional performance for the Academic Year (A.Y.) 2015-2016 and as a Magnificat Awardee for Service Excellence for his consistent remarkable performance as an IDQAO Director for three consecutive academic years since A.Y. 2013-2014.
He also received Special Awards and Recognitions for his creativity and innovation in writing a book entitled, “Statistics and Research with SPSS and Microsoft Excel 2015”, and for having his co-authored research, “Metacognitive Strategy Knowledge Use through Mathematical Problem Solving amongst Pre-Service Teachers”, published in the American Journal of Education Research, Volume 4, No. 2, 2016, pp. 170-189.
Gawad Maria is an annual institutional event conducted to recognize the efforts of the employees along academics, research, professional leadership and other achievements.