To help Paladians decide on what course to take up in college, different colleges and universities gathered at Luis Palad Integrated High School in an activity dubbed as Career Expo: Planning guide for grade 10 and 12 students.

The said activity, held on January 25, aimed at enhancing students’ self-understanding in order to facilitate their career planning and development and to intensify their opportunity to a range of career paths that colleges and universities offer.

Among the schools present were Systems Technology Institute (STI) – Lucena, Aceba Science and Technology Institute, Inc (ASTI) – Tayabas, Amable Mendoza Aguiluz Sr Institute of Computer Studies (AMA) – Lucena, Calayan Educational Foundations, Inc. (CEFI) – Lucena, Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation (MSEUF) – Lucena, ARK – Lucena, Sacred Heart College – Lucena, and St. Anne College of the Pacific (SACLI) – Lucena.

The said activity was participated by Grade 12 students. A room-to-room campaign was also conducted among Grade 10 students who will be enrolling in the senior high school.

The Career Expo  was sponsored by Rotary Club of Tayabas Central and was realized through the collaborative efforts of all SHS faculty and LPIHS Guidance Counselors. With the over-all supervision of Principal Gener C. Delos Reyes and spearheaded by SHS Focal Person Laarni Q. Lachica, Guidance Counselor Coordinator Maria Teresa T. Abesamis and Asst. Principal for SHS Maricel L. Abella, the event was a success.

Through this activity, students, together with their parents, were introduced to possible future opportunities that will help them in selecting the right courses in line with their chosen tracks/strands. (Jojo J. Oabel, SST – I, Luis Palad Integrated High School)