In the field of forestry, the October 2023 Forester Licensure Examination held great importance for those pursuing a career in this sector. Among the high-achievers, Mikaella Gabrielle Esquejo, a graduate of Benguet State University (BSU) from Tayug, Pangasinan, stood out by securing the 10th position in this demanding examination.
A Remarkable Achievement
On October 23, 2023, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced the examination results. Out of the 1,947 candidates who took the exam, 1,076 successfully passed, resulting in a pass rate of 55.26%. Mikaella Esquejo was one of these successful candidates, distinguishing herself among her peers.
Mikaella took the examination on October 17-18, 2023, where she demonstrated her knowledge and determination. With an impressive average score of 89.85%, she showcased her unwavering commitment to her chosen field.
An Outstanding Graduate
Mikaella Gabrielle Esquejo, a graduate of BSU, graduated with Magna Cum Laude honors. Her active participation in various activities during her time at BSU highlighted her genuine passion for forestry and environmental conservation.
One of her notable accomplishments was securing the second-place position at the National Forestry QuizCon in March of the same year. Competing against students from 19 other forestry schools across the Philippines, Mikaella's success underlined her commitment to learning and her drive to excel.
Acknowledgment from BSU
Mikaella Gabrielle Esquejo received well-deserved recognition from the BSU College of Forestry. Through a heartfelt social media post, they celebrated her remarkable achievements and extended their best wishes for her future endeavors. She serves as a shining example of the values and excellence that BSU upholds.
A Bright Future Ahead
Mikaella Gabrielle Esquejo's journey is far from over. She is scheduled to present her undergraduate research at the 13th Joint Regional Symposium and 6th Regional Student Research Congress at Apayao State College - Luna Campus, from October 23 to 27, 2023. Her boundless potential and unwavering dedication will continue to inspire others.
Beyond Mikaella's individual success, BSU has reason to celebrate. The university produced a total of 40 newly licensed foresters, contributing to a brighter and more sustainable future for the Philippines' forests and natural resources.
Mikaella's journey serves as a beacon of hope for all those who aspire to make a positive impact on the environment. Her remarkable achievements underscore the power of education, dedication, and the pursuit of one's dreams. As her journey unfolds, we can anticipate even greater accomplishments from this rising star from Benguet State University.