With a theme, “Exhibiting Gender Sensitivity through Ethical and Responsible Campus Journalism”, the School Press Advisers’ Movement, Incorporated (SPAM Inc.) held their 10th annual Media Conference last October 26-28, 2016 in Regent Hotel, Naga City that has been participated by 60 colleges and universities all over the Philippines.
The Vantage View Publication joined the conference represented by the Editor-in-Chief; Jayrel L. Lanaria, and the Associate Editor-in-Chief, Kemberly P. Victorioso, together with their moderator, Mary Zyryl B. Muyco. There were different competitions including Search for Best Magazine, Campus Newsletter and Campus Literary Folio. Avant Garde Literatus (Elemental Hugot) , the official literary folio of Notre Dame of Tacurong College joined in the Search for Campus Literary Folio and bagged 2 awards namely; 5th Place in Best in Folio Arts Design/ Illustration and 10th Place in Best in Folio Page Lay-out. There were 34 literary folio entries. Participating schools in the SPAM include Ateneo de Zamboanga University, Bulacan State University, De La Salle University- Lipa, University of the Assumption, University of St. Louis Tugegarao, Batangas State University, St. Dominic University of Asia and other colleges and universities. Truly, the Damean Spirit was once again ignited as they have shown excellence not just locally but nationally.