June 17, 2024
PRIDE OF THE CORDILLERA — Three sons and a daughter of the Cordillera who are part of the 278-strong members of the Philippine Military Academy Bagong Sinag Class of 2024 will receive a Latin honor and special awards during their graduation rites at Fort del Pilar, Baguio City on May 18. They are (from L) Cadets 1st Class Samuel Alduos Gloria of Baguio City – Chief Justice Saber; Jake Matiw of Bontoc, Mountain Province – Athletic Saber; Zita Dewi Nirvana Messakaraeng of Tabuk City, Kalinga – Humanities Plaque; and Ronald It-itan of Sabangan, Mountain Province – cum laude. — Ofelia Empian