December 1, 2015 was a very busy day for the Maritime Regiment as three exciting activities happened in different venues. For the first part of the celebration, cadet officers, faculty and staff attended a wreath laying in Cempark Banilad to commemorate Engr. Matias B. Aznar. A photojournalism contest was also done with cadets together with the remaining employees at Southwestern University and lastly, a painting contest with the participation of the cadets and the remaining SMFI faculty and staff was held in Aznar Coliseum.
The day commenced at the Aznar Coliseum where a singing and dancing competition of employees and the cadets was held and the main event, Mr. Maritime and the Gratitude Christmas Tree Lighting. Gratitude Christmas Tree lighting happeed within the Mr. Maritime Program which our Regiment Choral and some SMFI staff performed Christmas carols imbibing the spirit of Christmas. Dinner was served c/o SMFI.
See below for a partial list of winners!
Photojournalism: 1/c Alpha Deck
Painting: 1/c Bravo Deck
Artist’s Choice: 3/C Bravo Deck
Employee: 2/M Clarito Pasignasigna
Photogenic: S/C Dexler Edrian Boholst
2nd Runner up: 3/C Nel James Pluma
1st Runner up: S/C Kay Angelo Montecillo Peñalosa
Mr. Maritime 2015: S/C Arthur Paitan