Calapan Mayor Panaligan welcomes students who join tech expo in Malaysia
Calapan City Mayor Arnan Panaligan has welcomed in his office the students of Holy Infant Academy who joined a technology expo in Malaysia.
The said academy was the only school in the Philippines that qualified to join the Malaysian Technology Expo.
“City Mayor Arnan C. Panaligan with the students of Holy Infant Academy who participated in the Malaysian Technology Expo held in Kuala Lumpur,” the Mayor’s office said.
“The Holy Infant Academy was the only school in the Philippines that qualified to participate in the Malaysian Technology Expo after the students’ scientific papers that they earlier submitted passed the initial screening,” it added.
According to the city government, the students “successfully defended their papers” during the expo, which earned them gold, silver and bronze awards.
The students were accompanied at City Hall by their science advisers and parents during the courtesy visit.
Meanwhile, DepEd City Division Science Supervisor Ms. Noida Castro, HIA principal Ms. Alona Cueto and assistant school director Fr. Leo Gajol were likewise present at the City Hall during the courtesy call.