HF staffers recognized in the 5th Lasallian Scholarum Awards
Posted on May 2008 at 0:00 AM
Two of our campus journalists from Heraldo Filipino have been recognized recently, along with the country’s outstanding print, photo and broadcast journalists.
Justine May Papina (Jou41) bagged the Outstanding Feature on Youth and Education in a School Publication award in the 5th Lasallian Scholarum Awards held on August 15, 2008 at the Peninsula Manila. Papina’s article "Dwindle, Dwindle Little Child" bested other entries from various university publications in the country.
On the other hand, Andrew Tadalan’s (Com41) "Cool Comfort" was selected as one of the finalists in the Outstanding Published Photograph on Youth and Education (for newspaper) category, together with photographs taken by mainstream photojournalists.
The Lasallian Scholarum Awards, organized by the Marketing Communication Office of De La Salle University-Manila, is an annual ceremony recognizing outstanding media coverage of Filipino youth and education issues by print, photo, broadcast, and campus journalists.
Other winners of this year’s awards are "Ang Jeep ni Kuya" by Blooey Singson of the Manila Bulletin (Outstanding Published Feature on Youth and Education), "A homeless girl gets little help" by Bullit Marquez of the Associated Press (Outstanding Published Photograph on Youth and Education), "Iskul Ko No. 1" by Sandra Aguinaldo of GMA 7 (Outstanding Televised Feature on Youth and Education) and "Sun’s the Limit Following the Sun" by Ronald Lim of the Manila Bulletin (Outstanding Published Feature on De La Salle University-Manila).