By: Meriel Dolorico
After deliberation of the graduation committee and the school administration, it was decided that Sharwin Tee was to be the speaker for this year’s commencement exercises.
Chef Sharwin Tee is the chef and host of Curiosity Got the Chef, The Philippines’ Lifestyle Network’s first locally-produced cooking show. The show is the longest-running Filipino cooking show on cable television, spanning six seasons.
“It was through the recommendation of the school president that the committee selected Chef Tee,” said Sheila Alba, Vice President for Student Affairs.
Chef Tee spoke to more than 800 graduates of Hercor College at the Capiz Gymnasium during the 12th Commencement Exercises themed: “Making a World of Difference.”
Tee graduated with school honors from the Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts in Vancouver, Canada and has cooked at the prestigious Tower Club in Makati City, Philippines.