On the 3rd of October 2011, FEU-FERN College Basic Education Department’s chosen students participated in the first QC Youth Summit on Tourism which was facilitated bby the University of the Philippines-Asian Institute on tourism (UP-AIT) that took place at the Amoranto Theater, Scout Chuatoco, Quezon City.
The said event with the theme, “Empowering the Youth to be Advocates of tourism”, held contests such as Essay Writing contest with Alexandra Ayers for the Filipino category and Cornelius Velasquez for the English category; Public Speaking contest with Chedric Angeles for the Filipino category and Amani Aguinaldo for the English category; QC Youth Ambassadors on Tourism with Angel Saculo as the female representative and Amani Aguinaldo as the male representative; and Isabelo Mari Feliciano, Sun Valerio, and Keith Mausisa for Tourism Quiz Bee.
At the end of the day, Fernians were able to show what they’ve got. The results were as follows:
Essay Writing contest
Filipino category: Alexandra Ayers – 7th place
English category: Cornelius Velasquez – 6th place
Public Speaking contest
Filipino category: Chedric Angeles – 5th place
English category: Amani Aguinaldo – 5th place
QC Youth Ambassador on Tourism
Female category: Angel Saculo – 5th place
Male category: Amani Aguinaldo – 1st place
Tourism Quiz Bee
Isabelo Mari Feliciano, Keith Mausisa, and Sun Valerio – 6th place