UB’s Laygo (second from right) with (from left) Dr. Kareen Leon, dean of the UB School of Business Administration and Accountancy; Dr. Ruby Buccat; and UB president Prof. Dhanna Kerina Rodas
A graduating business administration student of the University of Baguio (UB) outperformed all the other participants from across the nation during the national finals of the 1st Academicians, Students and Educators’ Alliance Cup held in Cebu City last March 16.
Kent Roger Laygo, who majors in Human Resource Development Management, pocketed the first place in the Galicano Del Mundo Business Quiz.
Laygo ruled the three-round competition which covered economics, finance, basic accounting, governance, marketing, management, and human resource management.
The Cup is a national inter-school academic competition designed to reinforce and test the participants’ theoretical and practical knowledge.
Laygo advanced to the nationals after making it to the Luzon/NCR eliminations in Sta. Rosa, Laguna last Feb. 28.
Laygo was coached by Dr. Ruby Buccat, chair of the UB Business Administration program. – Dr. Ruby Buccat