by Edna Lhou Maicampo | News Writer
The Silliman University Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (SU JPIA) bagged the overall championship title in the Dumaguete City Chapter’s Accountancy Week Celebration.
Its three-day jam-packed culmination was the highlight of the National Accountancy Week held last July 19-22. SU JPIA bested chapters from Foundation University (FU), Negros Oriental State University (NORSU), Saint Paul University Dumaguete (SPUD) and Asian College.
SU JPIA won polo shirt design competition, spoken poetry, quiz bowl, basketball (men and women), badminton singles (women), badminton mixed doubles, swimming, chess, Mr. & Miss Ambassador of Goodwill, speed typing, speed computation and modern dance.
They garnered first runner-up in banner presentation, trash to fashion, sing-tanong, sing-sagot, collage poster making, volleyball (mixed), badminton singles (men), and acoustic bandakada. Also, in torch presentation and music video parody they got third runner-up.
“One of our goals as we head this year’s organization was to bring back the trophy to Silliman University, and with everyone’s cooperation and support, we successfully realized one of our goals,” said Quiboyen.