CCS Dean Appointed as Member of the CHED Technical Panel
The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) confirmed the appointment of Dean Cherry Lyn C. Sta. Romana of the College of Computer Studies as member of the Technical Panel for Computer Science and Entertainment Computing for Calendar Year 2010.
The Technical Panels composed of academicians, practitioners, representatives of professional organizations and appropriate government agencies serve as advisory and consultative bodies to the Commission. These groups of specialists/experts of the discipline assist the CHED to formulate policies and standards for higher education programs. Members of the CHED Technical Panel are chosen through nominations from educational association, professional association, business and industry sector, non-government organizations, and government organizations.
Dean Sta. Romana was nominated by the Philippine Society of IT Educators (PSITE). She is currently one of the National Board Members of PSITE and a prime mover in the founding of PSITE Region 7. She is also actively involved in the activities and projects of the Cebu Educational Development for Information Technology (CEDF-IT) and the Computing Society of the Philippines (CSP).
CIT considers the appointment of Dean Sta. Romana as another recognition of the institution’s contribution to the Philippine educational system being a Center of Excellence in IT Education.
(taken from CIT Update Vol. 4 Issue 5)