Exploring the Island Born of Fire: Camiguin, Philippines Escapade


What does semestral break means to us? For college students, it would be that same good old routine every year. That would be going home, have some chit-chat with friends, plan for an outdoor activity, sit under that acacia tree longing for something new and the rest-BOREDOM.

But this year’s break is totally different to the highest degree. It is the most amazing, astounding, astonishing and incredible experience so far and a combination of the E’s – ENJOY! EXPLORE! EXPERIENCE! With one phrase, it’s “Rock the World SPAMmers!”

It was on the last grace of the cold October winds when we [Rolly and Denmark] were informed by our adviser Dr. Jeng Jeng Bolintao that the research paper she submitted with us as co-researchers was accepted at the 9th School Press Advisers Movement (SPAM) National Media Confab at the Paras Beach Resort, Mambajao, Camiguin Islands last October 27-29, 2015. The said activity is a nationwide gathering of campus journalist from the different school levels- elementary, secondary and tertiary- for a common advocacy which is to promote responsible campus journalism.

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