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Sunday, January 4, 2015

19th UP Harong Academic Festival

Naga City - On January 7 to10, 2015 at the Camarines Sur Capitol Convention Center, the University of the Philippines (UP) Harong, a duly recognized organization of UP Diliman students from the Province of Camarines Sur will be holding their annual Academic Festival (AcadFest) now on its 19th installment channels for enhancement of academic potentials, and to develop awareness of and commitment to the province. For many years, UP Harong had never stopped doing the best that it could to keep the Bicolano youth concerned with alarming social issues around them. This year, UP Harong aims to encourage the youth to partake in reducing disaster risks and promoting the common good through eliminating apathy.

The theme for this year's AcadFest is “WITHSTANDING THE WAVE: The Youth Response in Mitigating Calamity Risks and Optimizing Resources.” The AcadFest serves as a venue of intellectual discourse and meaningful exploits for more than 100 students coming from different schools in the Bicol Region. It is composed of various academic contests like debate, quiz bee, public speaking, essay writing, photojournalism, etc.

A culmination of academic prowess, skill and determination among the cream of the crop in high schools all about Camarines Sur and beyond through the Bicol Region Bolstering the ideals of fortitude and civic commitment, this year’s theme for the event reminds all people the plight brought about by the wrath of natural forces, as made evident by recent hardships experienced by our fellowmen, in the hope of increasing support and awareness for this matter.

This event is co-presented by: Provincial Government of Camarines Sur, City Government of Naga, Municipal Government of Pili,  Center for Youth Advocacy Network. In partnership with: Asiawise Study Center

Also brought to you by: Cong. Rolando Andaya Jr. Special Thanks To: ParaPrint Digital Printing Services | Sen. Lito Lapid, Cong. Ma. Leonor Robredo, Perfecto's Bar and Resto. With official media sponsors: Circuit Magazine, M.O.R. 93.5 Naga, Bikol Reporter, DWRB Radyo ng Bayan, 95.1 Home Radio Naga , ABS-CBN Bicol, Naga City Deck, Bicol Standard

For more updates:
Visit the AcadFest Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/acadfest 
Follow AcadFest on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/upharong

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