Ms. Rhea Mae Rebuya Cahanap, a 3rd year BSBA Financial Management student from the College of Business and Accountancy Department is the Career Service Examination Paper and Pencil Test (CSE-PPT) SubProfessional Level 10th placer in Central Visayas. The said examination was conducted by the Civil Services Commission which has held at the University of Cebu on November 15, 2009. Among the 800 registered examinees who took the said examination, only 120 passed. The result was given on February 22, 2010 in which Ms. Cahanap obtained a general rating of 86.65%.
Rhea as affectionately called by her acquaintances, is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Reynaldo P. Cahanap of Poblacion, Bilar, Bohol. In grade school, Ms. Cahanap graduated first honor. She then was awarded as Best in Science, Math and English. As a result of her exposures, hard work, perseverance and involvement in extracurricular activities, she received the accolades in Leadership and the National Movement for Young Legislators (NMYL) Award of Excellence. Her secondary education challenged her more to strive harder for she transferred from Bilar Central Elementary School to Holy Spirit School. In her four years in high school, Rhea was known for her leadership.. She graduated as honorable mention and received the Mother Maria Award. She was then the President of the Book Lovers Club (2005-2007) and member of the Council of Servant Leaders (2003-2007).
In HNU, Rhea is a consistent Dean's lister in the CBA Department from S.Y. 2007-2010. She was also given the National Certificate in Medical Transcription on July 1, 2009. This very silent prodigy is an icon of hard work and brilliance for she was able to handle her involvement in extra-curricular activities and studies. Rhea lived by her motto "Sanctified afflictions are spiritual promotions."This is the main reason why she devoted most of her time serving God and the community. As a matter of fact, she was elected as the Vice President of the Campus Catechetical Organization, (2009-2010), Parish Youth Ministry Leader (2010-present),Auditor of the Confraternity of Our Lady of Lourdes, Council Secretary of Legion of Mariae, and Event Coordinator of the Parish Youth Formators.