DANILO T. Role
SAN FERNANDO CITY– Students displayed their creative talents through a poster slogan contest that promoted the National Statistics Month observance.
Contestants from the various schools in Region 1 interpreted the celebration’s theme “Estadistika na may Halaga sa Bawat Filipino.”
The Regional Statistical Coordination Committee said contestants were given more than an hour to finish their poster-slogans which depicted the theme’s relevance, craftsmanship, originality, visual impact and presentation.
Dr. Irene Ubungen, of the National Statistical Coordination Board, said the contest underlined the importance of data and statistical information in the day-to-day activities of every Filipino.
Contest winners were the following:
1. Billy N. Alojipan – (High School level), Aringay National High School, La Union
2. Jay-R B. dela Pena – (College level), DMMSU- San Fernando, La Union
Winners will be formally recognized on October 30 at the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas events hall. (MCA/DTR/PIA-1-La Union)