ZSCMST holds Xmas fest, grand alumni homecoming Print
Sunday, 06 December 2015 14:42

It is the time of the year again, the holiday season, that the  Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology celebrates  Christmas Festival from December 7 to 11, 2015  and the Grand Alumni Homecoming on December 12, 2015.

The weeklong activities will be sponsored by the different organizations and clubs of the said college.

President Milavel Depacaquivo- Nazario inspired the whole ZSCMST community when she started and led  the Christmas decorations inside and outside the school campus sinceAugust.

“Let us feel the essence of the holiday season as early as this month (August) so we can really feel the Yuletide spirit. This is an experience that has to be transferred to and  felt by the young  generation  so they can relate the same experience ,” she said.

The weeklong activities will commenced on December 7 with an opening program dubbed as “ Pascua na ZSCMST”  sponsored by the Young  Sailors Club participated by the College Band, Tribal and Combo and at the same time an open competition for Solo. The following day, December 8  is “ Pascua Y Alegria” to be spearheaded by four organizations and Clubs —  The Mast Chronicle, Makabagong Samahang Filipino, LakanBini and the English Club which will do carolling and  present games and a variety show.

The third day, December 9, is scheduled for the College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, The HRM Society, Physical Education Society and the NSTP Club, picked to demonstrate Parade of Mr. and Ms. Santa Claus and a Variety Show. December 10, 2015 is assigned to  College of Fisheries and Applied Sciences, College of Marine and Food Sciences and the Social Club. On this day Christmas Dance Competitions will be staged.

On December 11, the College of Education and Liberal Arts  with the Bachelor of Secondary Education Organization and the Student Supreme Council  will showcase a Christmas Variety Show coupled with  a Christmas Choral Concert to be performed by the ZSCMST Cultura Symphonica Chorale.

All activities within the week will culminate with a disco party and on December 12, the second Saturday slated date of the Grand Alumni Homecoming. This is the most highlighted event since all alumni, faculty, staff and students eagerly wait for this.

The said  homecoming will be organized by the ZSCMSTAAI and Batch 90 — the Silver Jubilarians. The  activities are being fronted by Mr. Roderick Trio, the Student Affairs Head under the guidance and headship of Dr. Nazario who is very supportive to the endeavor driven by the students and their respective advisers. It is expected that from day one until the day of the Grand Alumni Homecoming aside from the alumni, guests and other  spectators will witness the very festive activities. May the observance of the Holiday Season be felt by everyone who will join the activities. To the ZSCMST alumni, the whole ZSCMST community awaits for your coming. — Marife R. Villafranca, Director, ZSCMST Media Affiars