Regional Press Confab slated

Regional Press Confab slated

By: Josephine M. Aguirre

The Annual Regional Tertiary Education Press Conference is scheduled on November 29 to December 1, 2017 at the Baguio-Benguet Community Cooperative Assumption Road, Baguio City.

Student writers and their school paper adviser from the different higher education institutions in the Cordillera Administrative Region will take part in the press conference.

The annual activity is an individual writing contests and group competitions.

The individual writing contests are both in English and Filipino. These are: News, Editorial, Opinion, Feature, Developmental Communication, Sports, Poetry Copyreading and Headline, Cartooning, Comic strip drawing, Literary Graphics Illustration, Photo Journalism, and Layouting.

The group contests are:  Magazine, News Letter, Tabloid, Broadsheet, and Literary Folio.

Best News Page, Editorial Page, Best Feature Page, Best Developmental Communication Page, Best Sports page, and Best Layout will be chosen by the speakers and judges.

Best Magazine, Best News Letter, Best Tabloid, and Best Broadsheet will be selected.

For Literary Folio, Best Cover Page and Best Literary Folio shall be awarded.

The top five in the individual writing contests shall be given medals and certificate of recognition and will represent the region in the 2018 LuzonWide Higher Education Press Conference.

For the top five winners in the group contests shall be awarded certificate of recognition.

Over all Championship shall be awarded and it will be based from the results of the individual writing contests and group contests.

Noted practicing journalists in the region will be invited as speakers and the same time judges.