EE Tops Regional Quiz Show Championship, Qualifies for Nationals

EE Tops Regional Quiz Show Championship, Qualifies for Nationals

by Leonardo Nogas Jr., COET

A team of five BS Electrical Engineering students won first place in the 30th Regional Quiz Show during the recently concluded 12th Regional Student Conference of the Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineering Students of the Philippines, Incorporated – Council of Student Chapters (IIEE-CSC) on September 15-17, 2016 hosted by MSU-IIT.

The team members were Christian Cahig (4th year), Cyrus Jacinto (5th year), Jeric Verano (5th year), Jake Villanueva (4th year), and their team leader Leonardo Nogas (5th year) with coach Prof. Rogelio Bersano.

The Regional Quiz Show consisted of three rounds, each with five questions. Each round contained easy, average, and difficult questions worth one, three, and five points respectively. The questions were on Electrical Engineering concepts and Mathematics problems.

The conference was participated by nine other schools, namely: Cagayan de Oro College Phinma, Camiguin Polytechnic State College, Central Mindanao University, Lyceum of Iligan Foundation, MSU – Marawi, Mindanao University of Science and Technology, St. Peters College, and Xavier University.

MSU-IIT and the second placer, Central Mindanao University will represent Northern Mindanao to vie for the National Quiz Show Championship to be held at SMX Mall of Asia on Feb 17, 2017.

MSU-IIT also won 2nd Runner Up during the Regional Math Wizard that took place on the same day.

The three-day conference also included sports, cultural, and special events.  Basketball, Volleyball, and Chess matches were held simultaneously throughout the first two days. Vocal Solo, Popular Dance, and Wanna Be competitions were held during the first day’s cultural night. The pageant Ms. KakaEEbabe 2016 was one of the major highlights of the conference featuring select representatives from each school. The culminating activity was held at Taytay Resort, Buruun where the awarding ceremony took place.

Topics : COET  EE  IEE-CSC

MSU-IIT wins Championship title again in Regional Electronics Engineering Quiz in CDO

MSU-IIT wins Championship title again in Regional Electronics Engineering Quiz in CDO

MSU-IIT wins Championship title again in Regional Electronics Engineering Quiz in CDO

The Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines – Northern Mindanao Chapter (IECEP-NM) held the 2015 BIT THE BEES (Best Electronics Engineering Students) Interscholastic Quiz Show Regional Elimination last September 19, 2015 at Cagayan de Oro City.

MSU-IIT has consistently aced the said competition for the past several years, had once again emerged victorious this year.

The quiz show had three (3) rounds: easy, average and difficult. Each round had eight (8) questions. Questions from Mathematics; General Engineering and Applied Sciences; Electronics Engineering; Electronics Systems and Technologies could be objective type for 5 points, or problem solving for 15 points.

MSU-IIT garnered 175 points for first place followed by Xavier University; and Mindanao University of Science and Technology as the runner-ups.

The team is comprised of the following BSECE students; Darryl Dave Ditucalan (5th year); Robert Leemar Bagundol (5th year); Ckehvin Madelo (5th year); Robert Nericua (4th year); Lemuel Fil Bañez (4th year) and Jim Darrell Ang (3rd year) with Prof. Allenn Lowaton as coach.

Participants during the event were teams from colleges and universities offering BS in Electronics Engineering throughout Northern Mindanao region consisting of provinces of Lanao del Norte, Misamis Oriental and Camiguin; and cities of Cagayan de Oro, Iligan, Ozamis and Marawi.

MSU-IIT and Xavier University will represent the Northern Mindanao region to the National ECE Quiz Show to be held at SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City on December 10, 2015.

Topics : ECE  COE  Engineering  Quiz Show