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MinSCAT Scribes Triumphant in 14th Regional Confab


Student-writers of the three campuses bagged numerous awards in the different journalistic contests during the 14th Regional Higher Education Press Conference held in Calapan City on January 17-19, 2018.

 From the Main Campus, Christian Marasigan was hailed champion in Opinion Writing (English) and Editorial Writing (Filipino), third place in Photojournalism (Filipino) and third highest individual pointer. Roberto Ramos was also champion in News Writing (English) and Editorial Writing (English), third place in Feature Writing (English) and 3rd highest individual pointer, while Mary Noemi Santua was champion in Copyreading (English) and second place in Poetry Writing (Filipino). Meanwhile, Chris Sean Paul Nagutom was declared champion in News Writing (Filipino) and fourth place in Poetry Writing (Filipino); Aaron John Pamonag was fourth place both in Dev Comm Writing (English) and Photojournalism (English); and Francis Geneta won the fifth place both in Editorial Cartooning (English) and Literary Graphics Illustration (English). Finally, Joan Pauline Barroga got the fifth place in the Layouting contest.

 The scribes of the Calapan City Campus were also victorious. Mark Erries Alumisin was champion in Literary Graphics Illustration (Filipino), second in Editorial Cartooning (Filipino) and third place in Comic Strip Drawing (Filipino), while Jan Ivan Famatiga and Arden Pimentel were also hailed champion in Sports Writing (Filipino) and Photojournalism (English), respectively. Pimentel also got a place in Layouting. Meanwhile, Rocky Sales won the second place in Poetry Writing (English) and fifth place in Editorial Writing(English) and News Writing (Filipino). Alvin Balmores bagged the second and fifth spots in Sports Writing (English) and Copyreading and Headline Writing (English), respectively. On the other hand, Samantha Ashley De Castro and Danilo Dris Jr. got the second place in Opinion Writing (English) and Literary Graphics Illustration (English), respectively. Kathy Pepito won the following awards: third place in Feature Writing (English), fifth place in Opinion Writing (English), and fourth place in Dev Comm Writing (Filipino); Abegail  Hidalgo and Royel Aceveda were fourth place in Poetry Writing (Filipino) and Photojournalism (Filipino), respectively. The student publication of Calapan City Campus also took home awards in the group contests.

 Student-writers of Bongabong Campus also bagged several awards. Both champions were Mariel Trapal and Paulo Christian De Guzman in Dev Comm Writing (English) and Photojournalism (Fiipino), respectively. De Guzman was also second in Layouting. Arvin Sabida was got the third place in Poetry Writing (Filipino); Allene Ara Mae Moreno was fourth in Editorial Cartooning (English), and Hienrich Manalili was fourth in Comics Strip Drawing (English).

 MinSCAT writers were among the 90 delegates of the 11 Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) from MIMAROPA who competed during the 14th RHEPC which is held yearly to determine the writers that will be sent to the annual Luzonwide Higher Education Press Conference. Mary Noemi D. Santua