In a commendable act of generosity, Mr. Jose Aquino III, in collaboration with Ricardo Lorenzo Aquino, a graduate of University of Batangas (UB) with a degree in Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (Batch 2021), facilitated the donation of two Lenovo laptops to deserving students from the College of Information and Communications Technology, November 13, 2023. The beneficiaries, Jumel Almeniana, a 3rd year Bachelor of Library and Information Science student, and Carl Ernest Fortus, a 3rd year BS Information Technology student, expressed their gratitude for the unexpected but highly appreciated support.
Ricardo Lorenzo Aquino’s commitment to giving back to his alma mater and supporting fellow students reflects the university’s core values of service to fellowmen. Jose Aquino III, a distinguished graduate of BS Information Systems from De La Salle University, has been instrumental in orchestrating this act of kindness. Through his connections and commitment to education, he has facilitated the provision of two Lenovo laptops to enhance the educational experience of deserving students at the University of Batangas.
The recipients of this benevolent gesture, Almeniana and Fortus, both expressed their gratitude for the unexpected assistance. Almeniana emphasized how the laptop will significantly aid in his research and academic pursuits. Fortus, pursuing a degree in BS Information Technology, expressed his joy at receiving a tool that will undoubtedly contribute to his learning and development.
UB extends its heartfelt appreciation to Jose Aquino III and Ricardo Lorenzo Aquino for their commitment to supporting the educational journey of its students. This donation not only showcases the spirit of altruism but also highlights the strong bonds formed within the UB community. Through collaborative efforts, UB continues to foster an environment where students can thrive academically and personally.