UMian is lone Philippine representative in finals of Thailand Speech English Competition, wins third place

A University of Mindanao 4th year AB English student bested other Filipino representatives to place third in the 3rd AUAP Students English Speech Competition last Nov. 24 held in Siam University in Bangkok, Thailand.

Candice Faye Kristen Lleses placed third in the competition that gathered 57 contestants coming from 31 universities across seven countries, namely China, Taiwan, Macau, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and Cyprus.

The results are as follows:

1st place – Universiti Teknologi Petronas (Malaysia)

2nd place – Sias International University (China)

3rd place – University of Mindanao (Philippines)

3rd place – Unitar International University (Malaysia)

The competition circled around the theme “Cross-culture Dialogues and Sustainable Development Goals.”

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