In a heartwarming display of generosity and commitment to education, the MCU College of Dentistry (MCU COD) is happy to announce the reception of a prestigious scholarship grant from one of its esteemed alumni, Dr. Gloria Samosa. Dr. Samosa, a distinguished graduate from the Class of 1979, has dedicated this exceptional scholarship to support the educational journey of Joannah Francesca T. Comoda, a promising student on the verge of entering her 5th year of studies.
The official presentation of this scholarship took place on July 6, 2023, at the renowned Mario's Restaurant in Quezon City. Dr. Samosa, accompanied by her husband, had the distinct privilege of personally handing over the scholarship grant to MCU COD's esteemed Dean, Ma. Cristina Aurea G. Garcia. The event was graced by the presence of MCU COD's Associate Dean, Dr. Maria Alicia T. Camacho, adding significance to this momentous occasion.
This noble initiative by Dr. Samosa underscores the MCU College of Dentistry's commitment to fostering educational opportunities and expanding its support network. The scholarship grant serves as a testament to the importance of these collaborations in providing deserving students with the chance to pursue their academic ambitions. Joannah Francesca T. Comoda's journey is now further illuminated by this opportunity, which will undoubtedly serve as a beacon of inspiration for her and countless others.
Such stories of compassion and support resonate deeply within the halls of MCU COD, inspiring its Studentistang Centralinos to strive for excellence and reach for remarkable achievements.
As a collective MCU community, we extend our deepest appreciation to Dr. Gloria Samosa and all those who play a pivotal role in nurturing the spirit of generosity and educational advancement. Their dedication to empowering the next generation of dental professionals is a testament to the enduring bond that unites MCU alumni and their alma mater in the pursuit of academic excellence and compassion.