Language Dept holds search for ABS-CBN news casting competition rep


The Language Department held its search for the representative of La Paz Campus for the upcoming ABS-CBN news casting competition system-wide elimination round.

Held on July 10, 2015, 47 aspiring newscasters from La Paz Campus lined up for the audition at the Speech Laboratory Room.

Each contestant was given the opportunity to read different sample news in Hiligaynon, Tagalog and English.

Of the 47 students, eight were chosen for the second round and one was proclaimed winner.

Divine Hismaña, a first year BS Computer Science student, was chosen as the representative from La Paz campus.

The system-wide competition will be held on July 23, 3015 with one representative coming from the five campuses of the university.

The winner will be trained by the members of the faculty of the Language Department.