Raoul Danniel A. Manuel, a graduate of UP Visayas made history with an almost perfect general weighted average (GWA) of 1.099. He is hailed the very first summa cum laude of the said UP campus in Visayas. This also lead the way for him to become the University valedictorian for graduating class of June 2015.

Well, you might think that Manuel is nerd because of his achievement, but he is not. In fact, he is the Chairperson of the College of Arts and Sciences Student Council. He is also an ordinary student living an ordinary life just like most of the college students of today.

BS Applied Mathematics Student of Names First Summa Cum Laude of UP Visayas
What lifted up Manuel to the pedestal is his desire to become successful with patience and perseverance. He said that, “as an Iskolar ng Bayan I had to open my eyes to the realities around me and look for ways to become active in the affairs inside and outside of the University. My UP education instilled in me a desire to use my potentials to advance genuine social change.”

Manuel during an interview said that he is not really aiming to be rich, but to live with a purpose. Truly, he is an inspiration to many. After graduation, Manuel is dedicated to pursue a Master’s Degree.

The news about his victory spread instantly across the country and shared online. Way to go for Raoul Danniel A. Manuel. Greetings from the staff of this site.

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