The 17th Regional Higher Education Press Conference (RHEPC), hosted by Colleges and Universities of the Province of Nueva Vizcaya, was held last December 5-7, 2018 at PLT Resort, Bascaran, Solano, Nueva Vizcaya with the theme, “Shaping Critical Thinkers through Fair and Balanced Campus Journalism”.
First time in the history of RHEPC that the TV and Radio Broadcasting was included as part of the contested activities. Luckily, The Salettinian scribes were the first ever champion in the TV Broadcasting – English Category.
In the individual category, Glenford Fernando, the Editor-in-Chief, swift all other contestants when he emerged as the Back-to-Back Champion in the Photojournalism English category earning him the Fernando Maramag Excellence award. He also won 5th Place in the Editorial Writing English.
Other winners are:
Ecy Bless Chocyagan 2nd Place Poetry Writing English
5th Place Literary Graphics English
Top 2 -Ten Outstanding Journalist of Cagayan Valley
Mary Joy Gazmen 4th Place Poetry Writing Filipino
Neil Dharrel Gabi 4th Place Literary Graphics Filipino
8th Place Editorial Cartooning Filipino
John Glen Whips 5th Place Photojournalism Filipino
6th Place Layouting
Jedlloyd Gilo 9th Place Copy Editing English
Joel Bembo 10th Place Copy Editing Filipino