May 20, 2021 marks the very significant event of Kundo E. Pahm Learning Resource Center (KEPLRC), University of Southern Mindanao Kabacan, Cotabato in which the Turn-Over Ceremony of the new leadership and responsibilities unveiled. Dr. Anita C. Sornito former KEPLRC Director hand the symbolic Key of Responsibility to the newly appointed Director of Libraries Prof. Susan S. Martinez.
The historical and momentous undertaking was attended by the dignitaries from the administration headed by the University President Dr. Francisco Gil N. Garcia, Administrative Council Members, Faculty and Staff, students, retirees, guest and visitors.
Dr. Anita C. Sornito, former Director of Kundo E. Pahm Learning Resource Center (KEPLRC) and a frontrunner of the enormous improvement of the library expressed her appreciation to the administration, library staff and stakeholders for their unwavering support all throughout her leadership. Prof. Susan S. Martinez the current Director of Libraries in her acceptance speech, vows to continue what have been started and wholeheartedly conveyed her word of thanks to Dr. Sornito for laying down the groundwork for development.
One of the highlights of the ceremony was the inspirational message of the University President Dr. Francisco Gil N. Garcia. He recognized and lauded the contribution of the Dr. Anita C. Sornito for the significant development of the library. On the other hand, he challenged the new leadership to work hard for the fulfillment of the four fold functions of the university in terms of instruction, research, extension and resource generation. The challenged was cordially accepted by the new leadership with hope and enthusiasm for an excellent library services. Sumptuous lunch was served after the program. The ceremony was conducted with adherence to the standard health protocols set by the proper authorities. APARROGANTE.