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Communication Arts Research Forum and Exhibit

March 9,2015

The Department of Languages and Literature of the College Unit kicked off its annual Languages and Literature Week celebration with the Communication Arts Research and Exhibit held last February 11 at the Social Hall.

The Research Forum was graced by guest speaker, SSC alumna, Ms. Charlotte Sharon Aninion- De Guzman. She talked about “The age of social media and other Asian influence (K-Pop, Anime, Cosplay), emphasizing women empowerment and the women’s role in challenging existing notions and practices in the media that portray women in a certain way.

Her talk was then followed by second year student-presenters who shared their research outputs in their Communication Arts subject. Nicole Reyes and Krisha Mendavia presented their paper on “Killing Me Softly: The Connection of Family, Peers, and Social Status to Suicide” while Margaret Elinor Mayo and Nicole Erika Trinidad shared their research titled “Getting Online: The Benefits of e-Commerce”. 

The forum was immediately followed by the opening of the exhibit at Free Zone, which showcased the outputs of students and DLL faculty from their creative and academic endeavours. 

By: Dr. Irish Sioson
Languages & Literature Department