College studes dominate Programming Competition, quiz show-A A +A
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
DAVAO's computer technology students bagged top awards at Iligan City Computing Fair (LCCF) held on September 23 to 25 at the Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT).
In the Open Programming Competition, two Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) teams -- Blue Knights 1 (Marielle Banawan and Jake Randolph Muncada) and Blue Knights 2 (Chanly Kaye Basa and Justin Symon Mearns) bested all teams with 1st and 2nd prizes, respectively. MSU-Main settled for the 3rd prize. Other contenders included MSU-GenSan, MSU-Marawi, and Xavier University, among others.
Quiz Show winners are AdDU’s Team Blue Knights 1 (Jose Martin Ipong and Justine Yu) for 1st place; Mindanao University of Science and Technology for 2nd place, and MSU-Main for 3rd place.
AdDU team coaches are Computer Studies faculty Ms. Sheila Dawn M. Nisperos, Mr. Yancy Vance M. Paredes, Mr. Jose Mari V. Freires, and Reinald Kim Amplayo (student coach).
Held annually, the MSU-IIT ICCF features computer programming competitions and other technology events participated in by students, teachers, and professionals in the Mindanao and Visayas regions.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on October 03, 2013.