MINGLANILLA NATIONAL SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL
· MNSHS bags 30 awards both in ASPC and DSPC competitions
MNSHS bags 30 awards both in ASPC and DSPC competitions
School paper advisers and writers adhere to the theme “Campus Journalism as a Catalyst for Change: Achieving the MDGs by 2015”
§ Student journalists will push their pens to heed the government’s call to fight extreme poverty
§ Both advisers in English and Filipino Dr. Ermetes F. Adolfo, Jr. and Mrs. Begonia P. Tecson, together with campus journalists won all the categories (most of them got 1st place) during ASPC and DSPC ’09
§ 3 consecutive school years (2005-2006, 2006-2007 & 2007-2008), Mingscian writers have grabbed steadily 1st place, especially in Feature and News writings (English Category) during Division Schools Press Conference (DSPC)
The opening events started early that day, with the registration of delegates from 19 divisions of Region VII. It was followed by a parade of all the delegates from Mandaue City Plaza to Sports Complex, where the opening program was held. Present in the affair were Mandaue Mayor Jonas Cortes, Rep. Nerissa Soon-Ruiz, Dr. Arden Monisit, and Dir. Recaredo Borgonia, to name a few. Each of them gave messages of welcome and inspiration for the delegates. The raising of banners was led by Dir. Recaredo Borgonia, who was given the honor to raise the RSPC Flag. Meanwhile, the recitation of the Journalist's Creed was led by Flora Mae Cruz of the MCCNHS.
The contest proper was held immediately the following day at the Mandaue City Comprehensive NHS. There was a one-hour lecture each for News Writing by Ms. Queenie S. Bronce, Copy Reading and Headline Writing by Ms. Connie Fernandez, Photo Journalism by Mr. Bien Fernandez, Sports Writing by Mr. Emmanuel Villaruel, Feature Writing by Ms. Mayette Tabada, Editorial Writing by Dr. Ramir Uytico, Editorial Cartooning by Mr. Ramesh Rosello, and Radio Broadcasting by Mrs. Jean Antiporta. After the lectures, the participants went to their respective venues for the contest.