One of the activities during the 32nd founding anniversary of Midway Colleges includes an online quiz bee called “Tagisdunong 2020”.
The quiz bee is open to all officially enrolled students Midway Colleges. This aims to further engage students from the different departments.
The quiz bee has three phases: elimination, semi-final, and final round. The elimination round was done per class section. It consists of a 30-item multiple-choice type examination comprising questions from the topics. It was conducted by the advisers in their respective advisory classes. The top two students from each class qualified for the next phase.
The semi-final round was conducted by program level. It consists of a 40-item multiple-choice type examination questions. It was administered using two applications: the first 20 items via MS Forms and the remaining 20 items via Kahoot application.
The final round was conducted at the institutional level via Kahoot app and streamed on Facebook from Microsoft Teams. Questions in the final round is divided into easy, average, and difficult Levels.
During the contest proper, the assigned technical team began with an invocation. The Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Sabino Czar Cloma Manglicmot II gave a welcome remark. He encouraged the students to give their best shot and congratulated them beforehand.
The chair of Tagisdunong 2020, Ms. Pauline Kay Gaya, read the mechanics to remind the finalists of the rules and regulations.
The finalists were introduced by the assistant chair of the event, Mr. Jan Ashley Casco.
Quiz masters Ms. Zairene Joy Lucas and Ms. Lorie Mae Domingo facilitated the flow of questions whilst providing trivia and additional information for every answer. This kept the audience from Facebook live engaged, informed, and entertained.
The highest scorer among the semi-final qualifiers across the programs was declared as the winners.
The winners are:
5th placers – College of Business
Danica Lie Icalla
4th – College of Maritime Education – Marine Engineering
Sherwin Lagazon – MENM3A1
Laurence Ira De Paterno – MENM1B1
3rd – Institute of Technical Skills and Development
Kier Eleison Aglibot
Cedrick John Martin – CS1A1
2nd – Senior High School Department
Myka Pauline Bator – ACAD
Alain Frank Ariel – PBM
1st – College of Marine Education – Marine Transportation
Ivan James Española – MT NM1A1
Jaycee De Alonzo
Closing Remarks was given by Dr. Jemmuel C. Roque of Office of the Student Affairs Dr. Roque congratulated all the participants and winners.
Mr. Edmar R. Dizon of the Executive Office acted as the moderator.