Western Mindanao State University- Department of Extension Services and Community Development (DESCD) held its 53rd Certificate Awarding Ceremony last 26th of this month at Dr. Juanito Bruno Gymnasium. There were 680 graduates who completed the department’s short-term courses.
The awarding of certificates of completion was led by Vice President for Research, Extension and Development, Dr. Milabel E. Ho and was assisted by DESCD Dean, Prof. Lucio C. Somblingo. Certifcates were also awarded to Outstanding Trainees of the batch.
Among the short-term courses offered by WMSU-DESCD are Master Cutting, Garment Technology, Needle Craft, Baking, Cooking and Food Processing, Basic Electronics and Computer Repair, Beauty Care, Plumbing and Instrumental Music.
On the other hand, Zamboanga City Councilor, Benjamin “Nonong” Guingona was the guest speaker during the occasion. The councilor also vowed to allocate funds for the rehabilitation of the department’s edifice.