The Hospitality Management (HM-HRM) Program of Davao Doctors College held its Nutrition Month Culminating Program on July 28-29, 2011 with the theme: Breastfeeding, Tama, Sapat at Ekslusibo.
The first day started with a community outreach activity in Barangay Baliok where 600+ grade school students were fed nutritious and healthy food cooked and served by HM students. Simultaneously, a poster and slogan making contest was witnessed by the faculty and students at the Arts and Sciences Building of the College.
In the morning of the second day, beautifully structured booths depicting the theme were showcased along the corridor leading to the DDC Gym to the delight of the judges and viewers.
In the afternoon, a symposium was conducted with Ms. Annabeth Catherine Dy-Belen, Nutrition Instructor of Davao Doctors College, who spoke about Eating Healthy Foods and Healthy Lifestyle. Other minor contests were done on the same day.
The search for Mr. and Ms. Healthy Body was the highlight of the day’s events. Mr. Dave Java, a 3rd Year HM student was acclaimed Mr. Healthy Body with his partner, Ms. Izzy Caayon, Ms. Healthy Body, also a 3rd year HM student.
Results of the other various competitions showed that the 1st Year HM students showed excellence over the higher years in the Poster and Slogan Contest, Booth Making Competition, and Eating Contest by grabbing the 1st Place. The 3rd year HM students got 1st place in the Jingle Making while the 4th Year HM students excelled the lower years by taking the 1st Place in the on the spot cooking competition.
Panel of judges include Ms. Glenn Camille Villanueva – 2nd Runner up - Mutya Ng Dabaw; 3rd Runner up – Mutya ng Dabaw, Ms. Carmen Smith and Dr. Annaliza Castro, P.E Instructor of Davao Doctors College.
Due acknowledgement is given to the generous sponsors, namely: Sun cellular and De Leonor Hotel Leisure and Park in Cabantian, Buhangin this city.