RECOGNITION TO THE MINISTER OF HIGH EDUCATION IN THE D.R.

During the GCREAS III International Conference “Toward World-Class Engineers in the Caribbean” a ceremony took place to distinguish the Dominican Minister for High Education, Science & Technology, Dr. Ligia Amada Melo de Cardona

, whom Chairman Candanedo presented with a plaque recognizing her leadership on, and support for, the quality assurance of high education in Engineering. She received the recognition and gave a thank-you address, praising as well the efforts done by the GCREAS agency to further the agenda for accreditation of engineering programs in the Caribbean.

GCREAS Chairman, Martin Candanedo, Ph.D., presents Dr. Ligia Amada Melo de Cardona, Minister of High Education, Science & Technology of the Dominican Republic, a plaque in recognition of her leadership on, and support for, the quality assurance of high education in Engineering in the Caribbean. In the Background, Dr. Hugo Pirela,, GCREAS Executive Director. witnesses the act.