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Ateneo LSE Thailand holds 3rd commencement exercises 

The Ateneo Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship (ALSE) Program, also known as Ateneo OF-LIFE LSE, held its 3rd batch of graduation  on June 19th at the De Monfort Hall of St. Gabriel Foundation Building, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110. 

Graduates from Bangkok belong to the Ateneo OF-LIFE LSE Batch 98. 

The graduation in Bangkok was held in the morning at 10:00, and another virtual graduation via Zoom along with the student participants from Europe, Singapore and South Korea was conducted in the afternoon at 3:00. 

The Ateneo OF-LIFE LSE is an executive program for overseas Filipino workers under Ateneo School of Government (ASoG) of the Ateneo De Manila University.

OF-LIFE LSE Batch 98 is composed of 25 OFW student participants. They were grouped into 7 and presented their business proposals such as  Bisaya’s Best, Instrabajo, BuKid, RAJS Potato, ChatUChat, UNLAD Services PH, and Sanctuario De Raba.

Mr. Andrew De Jesus, CEO of PJ Parawood-PJ, a successful Filipino businessman in Chonburi served as the commencement speaker.

Exemplary business plans were also given the following awards:

  • Most Social Relevant
  • Most Viable Business Plan
  • Most Comprehensiveness
  • Most Innovative
  • Best in Presentation
  • Best Logo

The Ateneo OF-LIFE LSE 98 Thailand Secretariat headed by its Chairman Dandrub Belleza and Vice-Chairman Nick Alfred Umadhay with team John Aaron Gatdula, Mary Grace Lañada, Genevieve Fernando, Veniece Bautista and Rouen Udang.

The Class Officers  are headed by its President Evangeline Tan-Alvez and her fellow officers Mary Gay Carrillo, Albert Aujero, and Melvin Morales.

PinoyThaiyo is one of the members of the founding Secretariat and a media partner of ALSE.