“Actively joining events definitely impacts students’ experience in a hugely positive way” this was what Ms. Abegail B. Escobido, Program Head of the BS Psychology department shared as she reports of the different events participated in by the BS Psychology department for January and February 2019.
On February 8, 2019, the BS Psychology students hosted the 1st Collegiate Psychology Club of Davao (CPCD) Interschool Research Forum and Quiz bee which was held at the JMC Convention Hall. The school’s quiz bee team composing of Mr. Floyd Dumapias 4th year, Ms. Leah Mae Roluna 3rd year and Ms. Ma. Devine Diolas 2nd year won 3rd place in the competitions.
On the other hand, two groups represented the school in the research forum, the first group which was composed of Mr. Ariel Desades Jr. and Yvonne Guerta presented their study entitled “Social Rejection and Social Being of JMC College Students”. The second group composed of Miss. Hannah Calderon, Miss Demmie More Toraja and Miss Ma. Gracia Dimagnaong also presented their study entitled “The Relationship of Social Media and Academic Ratings in Mathematics and Science of JMC College Students”
On February 16-17, 2019 the BS Psychology students once again showcased their talents in the field of sports and cultural arts as they joined the 2nd CPCD Interschool Sports and Cultural Arts Days held at Davao Chong Hua High School. They participated in the pop dance competition and in the Palarong Pinoy where they won 2nd place in the event. The group also played in tandem with the University of Immaculate Conception in the sports fest.