The United Math Major’s Association of Laguna University (UMMALU), a student organization of the College of Education (CoEd), conducted the first Interdepartmental Mathematics Quiz Bee at the Laguna Sports Complex Gymnasium on March 14, 2017, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.
The Math Quiz was participated in by math wizards from the different departments. The twelve (12) teams hurdled the easy, average and difficult rounds of the competition.
To ensure order during the event, Prof. Avelina E. Salomon and Prof. Elmer Jay O. Palacol, faculty members, CoEd, were designated as judges while Mr. Jeffrey Santos, 4th year, BS Education student, served as the Quiz Master.
After 3 rounds of battle, BS Mechanical Engineering (BSME) was declared champion with 45 points, followed by BS Information Technology (BSIT) with 25 points and BS Computer Science landed in third spot with 23 points.
The holding of the first interdepartmental Math Quiz Bee in Laguna University was made possible by the officers and members of UMMALU headed by its President, Miss Jessa Cabrera. Dr. Rosemarie D. Sabado, Dean of the College of Education, expressed her full support to activities that enhance students’ potentials and commended UMMALU for spearheading Math Quiz Bee.
Prof. Rose Nannette J. San Juan, Program Chair, Bachelor of Secondary Education and Adviser- UMMALU, concluded the event with a closing remarks.