Colegio San Agustin–Bacolod will celebrate its annual St. Augustine Festivities on November 10-13, 2021 with the theme “St. Augustine: A Gift to the Mission of Catholic Education and Evangelization.”
This is to mark the Patron’s birthdate which is November 13.
The festivities will highlight a series of webinars sponsored by the different colleges as well as virtual activities such as literary musical competition, digital literary contest, quiz bees, movie trailer/course competition, outreach visits to partner communities and the virtual Grand Alumni Homecoming organized by the Silver Jubilarians -HS Batch 96.
An Institutional Mass will be celebrated on November 10, Wednesday, the first day of the festivities, followed by the Academic Recognition and the Institutional Quiz Bee. A webinar on “St. Augustine Treading the Path of Evangelization Using Bridge of Servanthood” with Fr. Alladin P. Luzon, OSA as friar guest speaker who is currently based in Rome.
A virtual velada of the Kalinaw Chorale & Kamighon Pop & Brass band dubbed as SONATA will cap the first day of celebration.
Departmental Literary Musical competitions will unfold on the second day of the festivities, November 11, Thursday, followed by a series of webinars on surviving and thriving in a blended school setting and updates on legal policies relevant in the new school setting intended for all the employees of the school.
The second day celebration will end with a special participation from the Kagayon Dance Troupe velada dubbed as “PITIK.”
A movie trailer/ course teaser competition will happen on the third day of the celebration on Friday, November 12, organized by the Student Government of San Agustin. Webinars & outreach activities will also take place along with the other departmental and organizational activities and conferences.
‘Salogwaan’, a theatre festival of the Kanlaon Theatre Guild of the school will also be presented virtually as part of the velada series.
A series of relevant webinars on topics such as environment stewardships, drug education and financial wellness will be done on Saturday, November 13 along with the activities prepared by campus organizations.
The most awaited event of all alumni, the virtual Grand Alumni Homecoming will also happen on Saturday.
The St Augustine Festivities will be capped by an awarding ceremony of all the virtual activities by the Student Government of the school and the launching of the 60th Founding Anniversary theme and logo.