Model-actor Benjamin Alves, John Naranjo and Chito Samontina are set to join SM City Davao’s 5th University Fair this Thursday to Friday at the Annex Event Center.
Model-actor Benjamin will deliver his keynote speech during the opening ceremony on July 13, 10:30 a.m.. He will talk about achieving academic excellence and finding a balance in his career, social life and education. Alves graduated summa cum laude at the University of Guam with a degree in English Literature.
On July 14, John talks about entrepreneurship and ingenuity. John is an alumnus of Philippine Science High School Mindanao campus and the CEO and founder of Ingenuity Global Consulting Inc.. He also founded Hackademy, aiming to develop an improved breed of software engineers.
On Saturday, July 15, social media influencer and TV personality Chito shares his thoughts on education in the digital age. Samontina has produced numerous viral digital content. He is a product of both Holy Cross of Davao College as well as Ateneo de Davao University.
At the U-Fair, mall-goers can check out what University of Santo Tomas, Mapua University, Malayan Colleges, Silliman University, and Ateneo de Zamboanga has to offer for incoming senior high school and college students.
Davao-based schools Ateneo de Davao University, University of Immaculate Conception, University of Mindanao, Davao Doctors College, and the Holy Cross of Davao College are also ready to address inquiries from interested students and parents. Completing the line-up of schools are the Philippine Science High School, Davao City National High School, I-Chef, IMS, St. Alexius Flight School, MOST Institute and Joji Ilagan Bian Career Center.
Those who wish to study abroad may visit Catholic University of Murcia (Spain) UCAM’s booth and attend scholarship talks for Japan and other countries. The Commission on Higher Education, Department of Science and Technology, the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration, as well as the SM Foundation Inc. are also expected to discuss their scholarship programs.
Admission to the fair is free. For inquiries, call 297-6998. Like SM City Davao on Facebook or follow them on Twitter and Instagram for event and promo updates.