A pedicab driver’s daughter from Bicol graduated college as Magna Cum Laude.
Sandra Estefani Ramos graduated as a Magna Cum Laude in Bicol State College of Applied Sciences and Technology. She took up Bachelor in Secondary Education.
Because of this, a lot of netizens are amazed and are inspired by Sandra’s story.
According to Sandra, there are actually more students who are far better than her. But due to his father’s perseverance and hard work just to give him a good educated, she was inspired to work harder as well.
“Until now, I did not know how I was able to achieve this award. Even if I know that there are other students more intelligent than me, I still do my best. Even if I didn’t know how, I do know the people who are the reason why I became Magna Cum Laude,” said Sandra in an interview.
Sandra’s mother, Cyril Ramos, noted that her husband Renato, always prioritized her daughter’s school expenses, such as projects and allowance. And the rest of their money, he will save it for their food budget.
Furthermore, a school associate professor has only good things to say about Sandra. Professor Ronnie Rubi describes Sandra as someone who is simple and humble, despite going through many trials in life.