April 5, 2024- The 307th Community Defense Center (307CDC) of Region 3 formalized a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the Aurora State College of Technology (ASCOT) and Lyceum of the East, Aurora Inc.

The signing ceremony, held at the Lyceum of the East Maria Aurora, Aurora, solidified the partnership aimed at enhancing Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) programs.

ASCOT President Dr. Renato G. Reyes, alongside Engr. Jaime S. Gose, President and CEO of Lyceum of the East Aurora, led the signing, demonstrating a mutual commitment to nurturing future leaders through ROTC training.

”Together, we pledge to provide exemplary training, mentorship, and support to our cadets, empowering them to become outstanding officers and responsible citizens who will contribute positively to society,” stated President Gose in his message.

President Reyes echoed this sentiment, stating, “Let’s move forward together and make our country better.”

Key figures present at the event included Maj. Ron Michael M. Soriao (INF) PA, Director of the 307th Community Defense Center; James Francis A. Gose, NSTP Director of the Lyceum of the East-Aurora; Ms. Norma T. Barbasa, NSTP Director of ASCOT; and TSG Randy T. Molina (SC) PA, Chief Clerk of the 307CDC, 3RCGD, and RESCOM PA.