Indeed, the university is walked by goddesses disguised in Crimson uniforms. The month of May has not only been the season of Santa Cruzan, in which stunning ladies and flowers are abound, but this month holds victory for these lovely ladies and the university as well.
First in the list is Kristina Cassandra Buac, a student of the College of Education, who represented Zamboanga City during the recently concluded Ms. Philippines Earth 2012 pageant. This 19 year old future educator was also the winner of the Zamboanga’s Top Model 2009 and Miss Teen Zambonga 2010.
Next lass is Sharmaine Gay Manlangit, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing student, who was crowned as this year’s winner of Miss Teen Zamboanga. The pageant was held last April 30 in which Sharmaine also bagged the Miss Coca Cola, Best in Gown, Best in Production Number of SUN CELLULAR awards. Manlangit ranked 1st runner-up when she joined Ms. WMSU 2011.
A 2nd runner-up of the Miss Teen Zamboanga is Ces Dianne Daung from the Integrated Laboratory High School. Daung was also adjudged with Miss Talent, Miss Teen Melika Boutique, Miss Hilltop Resort, Best in Shorts, Miss Photogenic awarded by FOTOSPEED, Miss Teen Beauche, Miss Teen Natsha 2012 and Miss Teen EMCOR awards.
Four out of six ladies hailed from this university during the awards night for the La Bella Zamboanga. Ms. WMSU 2011- Cristine Bernadetta Casanes, studying B.S. Psychology; Jane Aguillon, Bachelor of Science in Food Technology; Krishia Calibat, an alumna of the College of Nursing and Celesther Manaloto, A.B. Polsci graduate made it to the esteemed list of awardees. (Ekeena O. Lim, PAO-WMSU)