By Ms. Megs S. Lunn
|Photo above are (l to r) Ms. Roselle Quimpo-Ruiz, Aklan Provincial Tourism Officer, BSTRM Esrah Jims Gutierrez, Arnelyn Tandez, Donna Jane Aroskin, John Patrick Visca and Ms. Megs Lunn, Chair-Travel Management Department, STI College ,Kalibo.|
The STI Travel Management Department, once again won the championship in this year’s Provincial Tourism Quiz Bee and in the Tour guiding Contest 2014 the Aklan Provincial Tourism Office and the Aklan Tourism Association in the municipality of Kalibo sponsored on September 16, 2014 at the ABL Sports complex, Capitol Site, Kalibo, Aklan.
BSTRM Year III students Esrah Jims Gutierrez, Arnelyn Tandez and John Patrick Visca and Dona Jane Aroskin were announced CHAMPION among the other contenders of the different Tourism and HRM Colleges and University in the province of Aklan.
The Tourism Quiz Bee and Tour guiding contest is part of the celebration of the Aklan Provincial Tourism Week every September aimed to enhance the students’ knowledge to the different tourism spots and pleasures of Aklan and the Philippines as a whole. It also helps develop students’ confidence and life-long learning and development.
The team coach is Ms. Melrose S. Lunn. The School Deputy Administrator–Mr. Edsel Tupas and Ms. Rebecca Nacubuan congratulate the BSTRM Team for being champion, making STI College Kalibo proud.
Mr. Genesis Castillo and Mr. Ur Marcelino of STI IT led the Tabulation Committee in this year’s event. /MP