April 22, 2024

Competing against 32 participating schools, the Lavoxa Group of Publications, De La Salle Lipa’s (DLSL) official college student publication, seized multiple awards at the recently concluded Regional Higher Education Press Conference (RHEPC) held in Batis Aramin Hotel and Resort, Lucban Quezon, Feb. 20 to 22.

Umalohokan, the publication’s Filipino newsletter, earned the following awards:

  • 8th Place – Best Newsletter
  • 2nd Place – Feature Literary Page
  • 6th Place – Best News Page
  • 7th Place – Best Editorial Page
  • 8th Place – Best Paper Design

Meanwhile, Lavoxa’s pioneer broadcasting team placed fifth in the category of radio broadcasting and scriptwriting.

  • Radio Broadcasting and Scriptwriting Team, 5th Place

Realjoice Bobadilla
Alfonzo Louise Castillo
Arturo Andres De Silva
Cliffe Daniel Dimaapi
Clarenz Enriquez
Jhon Aerol Latina
Allen Benedict Orense

Lavoxa’s pioneer broadcasting team receiving their certificate during the Regional Higher Education Press Conference awarding. (L. Viñas)

The publication staff also competed in various individual categories and won the following awards:

  • Zxyrish Nicole Balita: 1st Place, Poetry Writing (English)
  • Eowyn Marguerite Abjelina: 4th Place, Desktop Publishing/Layout
  • Ralph Earl Raymundo: 5th Place, News Writing (Filipino), 9th Place, Sports Writing (Filipino)
  • Aui Dein Tipan: 8th Place, Copyreading and Headline Writing (English)
  • Vyon Jonnel Medina: 7th Place, Sports Writing (English)
  • Rio Mercado: 8th Place, Feature Writing (English)
  • Ashley Jericka Jalon: 10th Place, Literary Graphics Illustration (English)

Moreover, Balita, Abjelina, and Raymundo will advance to the Luzonwide Higher Education Press Conference (LHEPC) which will be held in Naga City, Camarines Sur from March 19 to 21.


Article by Lheira Clare Sanchez and Eowyn Abjelina

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