IamInfoSMART 2015 : Amazing Race Year 3
On November 6, 2015 at The Learning Commons, 39 students coming from 13 groups gathered to compete to be challenged and be the next winner of this year’s IamInfoSMART Amazing Race 2015. Contestants were from different colleges, namely: College of Business (COB), College of Computer Studies (CCS), College of Science (COS) and College of Engineering (COE).
Group participants who accepted the challenge are: LMD (COB), POPS (CCS), LEINELL’s (COB), PHYSICS PALS (COS), RG RACERS (COB), ALYANSANG BOOGIE (COB), BANG BANG TRIO (COB), THREE MUSKETEERS (COB), C-PAG (COB), CHE (COE), PPG (COB), BACKYARDIEANS (COB) and CCS (COB).
Participants were given challenges that will lead them to different sections of The Leaning Commons, where they must perform various tasks in a race against other teams. The game is a simulation activity in the library that will test student’s patience, agility, teamwork effort, and information literacy skills.
The goal of the activity is to simply teach Lasallian students on how to develop their information literacy skills while having fun and to become responsible researchers.
Declared winners of the event are as follows:
Bang Bang Trio (COB)
· Aeesha Alexandra A. Afable
· Emmanuelle Joy F. Magpantay
· Karol Josef C. Ruado
1st, POPS (CCS)
· Clark Angeline Abalos
· Ann Louise Copiaco
· Catherine Joyce Mejia
2nd, Alyansang Boogie (CLA/COB)
· Charlene Ross V. Fornoles
· Joanna Marie Amodia
· Gabby Yingo G. Yabut
The hailed IamInfoSMART Amazing Race champion received Php3,500. The 1st runner up winners received Php2,500 () and Php1, 500 (2nd runner up) was awarded to the next top two winners.
Based on the reality hit TV series “Amazing Race”, Libraries version IamInfoSMART Amazing Race gained its popularity among Lasallian community since it was concluded on November 29, 2013.