Abunda is shown in photo with some of his PWU mentors. Left to right: Dr. Lourdes Catral, Dr. Eugenio Abunda, Dr. Angelito Manalili and Dean Cora Salita
Eugenio R. Abunda, Jr. better known as Boy Abunda “King of Talk Shows” will be the Guest Speaker during the Philippine Women’s University’s 93rd Commencement Ceremonies to be held at the PICC in Manila on Saturday, July 2, 2016.
Abunda, who is also the founding chairman of Make Your Nanay Proud Foundation and Asian Artists Agency completed his Doctor of Philosophy in Social Development at PWU and will receive his PhD at this year’s graduation. He was one of the first graduates of PWU’s Expanded Tertiary Education and Equivalency Program (ETEEAP) allowing him to combine successful career experiences with academic studies to complete his undergraduate degree. From there he pursued his masters degree before completing his PhD also at PWU. Abunda’s doctoral thesis was entitled “Mother-Nurtured Leadership” and explores maternal love as a tool in raising transformational leaders.