With regards to upcoming BatStateU 113th Foundation Week 2016, the College of Informatics and Computing Sciences held its annual Mr. and Ms. CICS. This was organized by the student council of the said college and was participated by students from the two sub-organizations. The winners of this contest would represent the college in the Mr. and Ms. BatStateU. This was held on September 10, 2016 at the CEAFA Amphitheatre and the theme for this year’s search was “Bohemian”. Ms. Elliette Culiat and Mr. Joey Espino were the chosen emcees of the event.
There were different segments to the program and those segments were divided by the ever-so-talented students from CICS with their exceptional talents. But one of the most memorable moments was the surprise the student leaders had for their outstanding dean, Engr. Princess B. Melo which was orchestrated by the faculty. Adam Bryan Fernandez and Sharifa Atienza were announced as the 4th runners up while Cleven Rei Dimaapi and Mary Rose Mendoza as the 3rd runners up. Mr. Xene Aries Manalo and Ms. Angelica Cuerdo claimed the 3rd spots with the 2nd spots going to Renvel Tumbaga and Ms. Pearl Irish Pateña. And finally, the winners of the Mr. and Ms. CICS 2016 went to the Mr. Louie Andrew Patio and Ms. Lex Cabalag. The winners were given certificates, flowers and a host of other prizes that they very much deserved.