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7 CCS Students Qualify For The 2018 National ICDL Digital Challenge


Date Posted: 2019/04/01

ICDL Asia Digital Challenge 2018 Official Event Poster

The Department of Information and Communications Technology announced today, May 15, the Top 40 students who will compete for the National Round of the 2018 ICDL Digital Challenge-Tertiary Level on June 8, 2018 at Treston International College, Taguig City.

Seven (7) 3rd year CCS students qualified as part of the Top 40 when they took the initial round last April 13, 2018 in our school. ICDL or the International Computer Driving License is the world’s leading computer skills certification and they offer programmes for anyone who wishes to become fully competent in the use of a computer and common applications.

The seven qualifiers who will advance to the next round of competition are as follow (in no particular order):

  1. Ian Sison (BSIT)
  2. Cedric Labrador (BSIT)
  3. Vanessa Mae Manlapat (BSIT)
  4. Jeremy Arrabe (BSIT)
  5. Lance Louie Asiatico (BSIT)
  6. Dieco Von Velasco (BSCS)
  7. Daniel Joshua Umandap (BSIT)

The top 2 from the National Round will advance to the Final Round which will take place in Bangkok, Thailand.

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