Lambakan '13: The 6th Cultural and Journalism Gathering of White&Blue is a three-day journalism training and seminar held last March 25-27, 2013, at the SLU Bonifacio (Main) and Maryheights Campus.
Lambakan featured noted speakers from the national and local media.
They are as follows:
DAY 1 :)
News Writing: Robert Jaworski Abano. Chief, Philippine Daily Inquirer Northern Luzon Bureau
Features/Literary Writing: Eros Atalia. Instructor, Creative Writing, University of Santo Tomas, Author of Ligona U, Lapitna Me;Peksman (Mamatay Ka Man) Nagsisinungaling Ako; It's Not That Complicated: Bakit Hindi pa Sasakupin ng mga Alien ang Daigdig sa 2012; Wag Lang Di Makaraos: 100 Dagli (Mga Kwentong Pasaway, Paaway at Pamatay)
Photojournalism: Luis Liwanag. Freelance Photo/Videojournalist
Works published on the pages of The New York Times, International Herald Tribune, Time Magazine, Newsweek, Financial Times, Stern,Der SPiegel, The Guardian, and various other International and Local magazines and Newspapers.
DAY 2 :)
Media Ethics - TV: Dhobie de Guzman. News Anchor, ABS-CBN Northern Luzon
Media Ethics - Print: Maan Cacdac. Assistant Editor, SunStar Baguio
Media Ethics - Radio: Jesse Maguiya. Radio News Anchor, BomboRadyo Baguio, Radio Reporter of the year by Baguio Correspondents and Broadcasters’ Club (BCBC) 2006
Youth Empowerment : Romano Bulatao. Theology Instructor, Saint Louis University, Motivational Speaker in numerous speaking engagements in and out of Luzon
Leadership: Andrew Macalma. Associate Dean for Men, Student Affairs Office
Cartooning: Manix Abrera. Writer and Artist, Kikomachine comic strips
Reading the Kikomachine comic strips is funny, yes. But it was even more hilarious when Sir Manix read them for us! Plus, we discovered some secrets! :)
DAY 3: LAMBAKAN RACE
It was my first time to attend the Lambakan Race! If you were at Mines View Park last March 27 morning, perhaps you saw us with the delegates a.k.a. racers. It was fun! :)
Teams have to complete the puzzle to finish the race! Good job guys! :)
I may not know each and every participant but I may know them by face. I hope it's the same for them. Haha. It has been a successful and meaningful Lambakan '13. Well, don't let yourself miss the next one! See you soon guys! Lambakan '14 up next! :)
Credits to Levin for the photos! Yiiiiii. Go MLS. :D