Congratulations to the students of the UE College of Engineering-Caloocan’s Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering (BSECE) degree program who excelled in different categories of PalaIECEPan 2023!
The latest competitions of the annual convention organized by the Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines (IECEP) took place on September 24, 2023, at the ICCT College Theater in Cainta, Rizal, and were live streamed on Facebook.
Leading the list of Warrior ECE Winners is the team composed of 3rd-year students Romnell M. Alejandro, Jamielyn S. Chua, Justin Aivan Nicholas Ferriol, and Carlo E. Palanca Jr., and 4th-year students Ayen Divine J. Besana and Melvin B. Feratero, who were collectively declared the Champion of the Interscholastic Quiz Show. The competition consisted of questions from various subjects in the ECE curriculum, covering Mathematics, General Engineering and Applied Sciences, Communications, and Electronics.
Afterward, Mr. Alejandro, Melvin B. Feratero, and Mr Palanca Jr. collectively won the First Runner-up award as Silver Medalists in the Elite Electronics Showdown. Proudly serving as their coach was UE CEng’g Cal.’s BSECE Department Chair, Engr. Mark Anthony C. Aseoche.
Second-year student Dannis R. Viernes, for his part, was declared the Champion of Mr. JIECEP, going above and beyond every category of the pageant. Meanwhile, 2nd-year student Catherine Mae Magsakay claimed 2nd Runner-up in the Ms. JIECEP competition.
In another contest, defending Champion and 4th-year UE Cal. BSECE student Ali Bin Ali was declared yet again as the Gold Medalist of the Chess Tournament. Mr. Ali Bin Ali swept through the said competition without experiencing a single loss.
PalaIECEPan 2023 saw a gathering of different schools under the IECEP-NCR Northeast Chapter. Among the participating schools were Rizal Technological University-Pasig, Our Lady of Fatima University, St. John Technological College of the Philippines, Ateneo de Manila University, Jose Rizal University, UP Diliman, New Era University, AMA University-Quezon City, ICCT Colleges Foundation, Quezon City University, Rizal Technological University-Boni, and Don Bosco Technical Institute.
The first photo shows (from left) UE student Jewell B. Sisor, UE students and Interscholastic Quiz Show Champions (from left) Justin Aivan Ferriol, Ayen Divine Besana, Melvin Feratero, Carlo Palanca Jr., Romnell Alejandro, and Jaimelyn Chua, together with their coach Engr. Mark Anthony Aseoche (5th from left).
The second photo shows (from left) Engr. Darius Trance, UE students and 2nd Placers (from left) Romnell Alejandro, Melvin Feratero, and Carlo Palanca Jr., and Nicoles Hernandez, Jessica Kiskisan.
The third photo shows (from left) Engr. Darius Trance, UE student and Chess Competition Champion Ali Bin Ali, and Jessica Kiskisan.
The fourth photo shows (from left) UE student and Ms. JIECEP 2nd Runner-up Catherine Magsakay with Angelo Satuito, Jory Mae Lacson, UE student and Mr. JIECEP winner Dannis Rodrin Viernes, Viatrice Lachica, and Ralph Biron.
[Photos and info courtesy of UE Caloocan Electronics Engineering Society-IECEP]