As the Corona virus continues to clamp its tentacles around the planet, Cebu Technological University was not hindered from holding their Campus Journalism Webinar Session II on October 29, 2020 via Zoom Conference. With the keynote speakers: Dr. Roselyn Bustos, the University Director for Publication who elucidated the topic on Editing and Proofreading, together with Dr. Sunliegh Gador, the University Director for Scientific Publication who shared her wisdom about Leadership and Management in Campus Journalism. Dr. Bustos talked about the significance of editing and proofreading in journalism and she gave an engaging activity that drives the campus journalists from different campuses to actively participate in answering the common misconceptions in the editing process. Dr. Gador, on the other hand, gave voice to, “The Leader In You, a journey towards leadership,”where she expounded the value of and the difference between a leader and a manager, as well as the good qualities possessed by both.
In a nutshell, the Journalism webinar session II ignited the burning passion and ardent determination of the CTU System wide journalism staff to move forward with their endeavors. As what Malala Yousafzai said, “If we want to achieve our goal, then let us empower ourselves with the weapon of knowledge and let us shield ourselves with unity and togetherness.” Step by step everybody can achieve great things by working together. Hosted by the two dynamic campuses: CTU San Fernando and CTU-Naga Extension, the event was indeed a success despite the challenges of technology as the day-long brown out in San Fernando. // Crystal Mae C. Pardillo, Feature Writer. CTU Naga Extension Campus