Triumphant Celebrations: Recognizing the Victors of Misamis University's 94th Foundation Anniversary Festivities
The week-long celebration of Misamis University's 94th Foundation Anniversary was successfully held last October 19-27, 2023 with the theme, "Road to 100 Years: Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present, Illuminating the Future".
The university brimmed with excitement and competitive fervor as the community engaged in and savored the diverse activities arranged. The festivities for this year's foundation anniversary began on October 19 with the Basic Education Department's captivating opening program which was then followed four days later by the university-wide Opening Program with a lively city-wide parade featuring students, faculty, and staff of Misamis University.
This celebration consisted of different activities ranging from various sports events, literary competitions, musical competitions, a cheerdance competition, Mister and Miss Intramurals, community games, and special events.
Proving their status as the Home of the Champions, the College of Business and Management successfully defended their title and was declared the "Overall Champion" for this year's foundation anniversary— claiming a back-to-back championship of the college. CBM also ranked first in the Athletic Competition and the bench cheering competition.
The College of Nursing, Midwifery, and Radiologic Technology closely followed and secured the next spot being the "First Runner Up" in the overall ranking, and placed first in the Literary Competition, Musical Competition, and Mister and Miss Intramurals.
The College of Criminology bagged the "Second Runner Up" award in the overall ranking. Along with this, the College of Maritime Education bagged the "Third Runner Up" and won first place in their well-executed performance in the Cheerdance Competition. The College of Arts and Sciences won "Fourth Runner Up" overall.
For more information, here are the results for the overall ranking (Top 5) for each category in tabular form.
This momentous event finished strong with resounding cheers as individuals gave their utmost effort in supporting their respective colleges during the awarding ceremony, which was followed right after with the student night where all had the opportunity to revel in and celebrate the success of each and everyone’s endeavor.
Kudos to the various students and colleges that participated, and the dedicated committees that were spearheaded by Mr. April Farell M. Relacion who served as the overall chair for the 94th Foundation Anniversary. Misamis University also thanks its sponsors for helping make this event possible. MU is grateful to the following: Zerna Bookstore, Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company Ozamiz City Rizal Branch, Jame's Tailoring, Phoenix Publishing House, Jade Bookstore, Pilgrims Progress Travel Agency, Dr. Wilfrido C. Feliciano, Ichione Trading, JCF Technologies, Inc., DBP Ozamiz, Maxiritz Corporation, BDO Network Bank, Gloria Bazar, Fastbooks Educational Supply, Inc., Alcon Enterprises & Printing Services, Prince Valiant International Corp., Stronghold Insurance Company, Inc., Paramount Life & General Insurance Corp., and Mc Paz Enterprises.
This celebration served not only as an opportunity to partake in various activities but also formed a strong sense of unity and commitment within the community. The event's triumph waspivotal and embraced by the entire university.
Recorded livestreams of the event may be found on the University’s Facebook page at https://facebook.com/MisamisUniversity. Event photos are also available on the Misamis University website, https://mu.edu.ph/gallery/photo_gallery