Blog, the fisrt blogging seminar in SOCCSKSarGen (South Cotabato,
The seminar was attended by 176 participants from all over the province including students from General Santos and Marbel, some teachers, professionals who are interested in blogging.
NDMU President Bro. Willy Lubrico, FMS who welcomed them congratulated the CSIT Student Council and the Mindanao Bloggers group for this and vowed to continue supporting their cause.
Davao City Councilor Peter Laviña, who came all the way from
Hector Miñoza, UN Consultant from General Santos talked on Blogging and Participatory Governance. The participants had fun and been interested with his serious talk on encouraging everyone to take an active role in participating in nation building through blogging.
Ayel giving the basics of the blogging ativity
My blog buddy, Ariel C. Lalisan, a public high school teacher from Sarangani orients the participants on the origins of blogging and share some reasons and purpose why do we blog? He also designed the layout of the event poster.
Sandra Mae Bonrustro, the Project Officer of Pathways to Higher Education talked emphatically about changing the socio-cultural mindset of Mindanaoans and to blog about
Organizers, speakers, and guests after Lunch at Lantaw Marbel
crowd's favorite shoppingera
The seminar resumed at 1:30pm with a talk on Blogging as a new Media given by Ria Jose, the crowd favorite shoppingera as Avel tagged her. She came all the way from
Rolly Jude Ortega, a Political Science student at the University gave a “shout-out” also about why he blogs and what motivates him to keep on blogging.
The last part of the seminar was the reading of the Mindanao Bloggers Summit resolution by all of the participants.
Domain and hosting packages were also raffled. This is made possible by the generosity of Toto Lozano who gave a web development package. He has a web-hosting company and designs web pages.
Dennis Paul Custorio raffled a FREE TEMPLATE package too. He is the owner of everygladestudio.com.
We hope that more bloggers will emerged from SOCCSKSarGen region for a better
The seminar was sponsored by
Matchbox café Campus Art Mozilla Firefox