3 BUHS campus journos shine in reg'l journ tilt

Saturday November 9,2019


THREE campus journalists of The Mayon school publication of the Bicol University College of Education Integrated Laboratory School - High School Department arose victorious against the best journalists of the different places in the region during the recently concluded Bicol Region Schools Press Conference 2019 held in Legazpi City, Albay, November 5-8.

In the awarding protocol held last November 8, 2019 at Albay Central School, James Christian Chua clinched the gold for Collaborative Desktop Publishing (Filipino), while Brynt Yuan Lord Placides and Madeleine Therese Alesna both landed on the silver spot in Online Publishing (Filipino) and Science and Technology Writing (English), respectively.

Four more participants who battled it out in the said regional contest include Maria Juliah Monasterio (Editorial Cartooning), Regina Juliane Vibar and Richard Alan Aquitania (Collaborative Desktop Publishing English), and Ma. Jacintha De Leon (Feature Writing). The participants were coached by Mr. Irwin Perea, Dr. Norma Magdato, Mr. Mark Valladolid, and Mrs. Editha Almilla. 

Winners from the concluded contest will represent Bicol Region in the upcoming National Schools Press Conference to be hosted by Tuguegarao City, Cagayan Valley this February 2020.

FUN FACT: Medals awarded by the Department of Education to the regional winners were made from volcanic debris from the past eruptions of Mayon Volcano in Albay Province.

(Brynt Yuan Lord Placides/The Mayon)