MANILA, March 3, 2016– The St. Scholastica’s College-Manila is set to recognize a program of Radyo Veritas in its prestigious Hildegarde Awards.
The Manila archdiocese-run station will receive the award for outstanding achievement in the radio broadcast category for its program “Veritas Pilipinas.”
The program, which airs from 6am to 8am during weekdays, is anchored by Ms. Penelope Lanzona, Fr. Emmanuel Alfonso of Jesuit Communications, and Msgr. Pedro Quitorio of Areopagus Communications.
Veritas Pilipinas is a magazine program on the “social concerns of the Church”. It is not limited to faith issues as it also tackles morality and pressing political matters.
The program makes use of interviews and spontaneous discussions to substantiate news reports.
The 10th Hildegarde Awards is named after the 12th Benedictine century saint, mystic, and healer Hildegarde von Bingen.
This year’s awards ceremonies coincide with the celebration of international women’s day on March 8 at the St. Cecilia’s Hall of SSC.
Aside from the radio category, outstanding achievements in advertising, development communication, print and online media, radio and television will also receive citations from the Hildegarde awards. (CBCPNews)