College Of The Rockies Hosts Philippine Consulate General of Vancouver
College of the Rockies Hosts Philippine Consulate General of Vancouver
submitted: Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Representatives from the Philippine Consulate General of Vancouver visited the Cranbrook main campus from September 17-19.
Photo: (l-r) College of the Rockies’ Executive Director, International and Regional Development Patricia Bowron and President David Walls met with Consul General, Neil Frank R. Ferrer and Vice-Consul Anthony Achilles L. Mandap from the Philippine Consulate General of Vancouver on September 17. The group discussed partnership options between Canada and the Philippines during a three-day regional Philippine Consular Services visit. Over the three days, almost 700 Filipinos from across BC and Alberta were on campus and received assistance with everything from passport updates and oath taking for dual-citizenship to research into further education options.