The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) awarded the Certificate of Appreciation to the Southern Luzon State University (SLSU) on July 22, 2022 for its support to the 2022 Electoral Board Certification.
Dr. Arvin Natividad, the then MIS-ICT head, represented SLSU as an Electoral Board Certifier held on the month of March 2022. Dr. Natividad was among the representatives of the SUCs in the CALABARZON Region.
Under the Republic Act No. 9369 or the Amended Automated Election Law, 2022 DOST Electoral Board Certification Program mandates DOST to certify at least one of the members of the Board to be knowledgeable of the information technology to use the Automated Election System during the National and Local Elections.
Article by: Sarah Rivere