IAU caps off ‘silver year’ at Robinsons Galleria
To celebrate Indiana Aerospace University’s Silver Jubilee Anniversary culmination, Aerospacers from Pre-school to College trooped to Robinson’s Galleria Cebu on March 18, 2018. The highly-anticipated event showcased the students’ prowess in a variety of events such as the declamation, oration and literary cosplay contests, performances from different departments, and recognition ceremony with the industry partners. The year-ender commenced with a motorcade of the different school organizations from the school’s campus in Basak, Lapu-Lapu City to Robinson’s Galleria Cebu in Cebu City. Upon arriving at the venue, the participants were welcomed by festive musical performance. The program kicked off with a grand entrance of colours at 2PM. The School Director and Dean of Colleges Dr. Nonita P. Legaspi opened the event with her invigorating welcome remarks. Next was the opening salvo led by the Performing Arts Guild (PAG), together with the Literary Cosplay contestants, selected student leaders, and the top 5 Miss IAU contestants.Brimming with confidence and pride were a variety of full-blast performances by the different year/levels of the Basic Education and the College departments. Also, student organizations took the stage namely the IAU Chorale, AMT, AVIONICS and AE departments, HRM-TTM department, Hulag, AM and AVIATION departments and Kadugong Bol-anon. The event was spearheaded by Professor Christian Ray C. Licen and emceed by Professor Mark C. Panugaling. After the declaration of winners, Mr. Harold Toring, IAU’s Chief Executive Officer, gave his closing remarks highlighting the many accomplishments of IAU over the last 25 years. Mr. Toring said that this occasion is a momentous one for both Basic Education and College departments were united to culminate the silver anniversary with a bang. The occasion was capped off by the ceremonial singing of the IAU hymn.