BNEC Talents' Achievements in The 2016 Asian English Olympics

By : admin - Posted on : 2016-05-26 19:30:04

The annual international level competition, The 2016 Asian English Olympics was succesfully organized and hosted by BNEC on 16th – 20th February 2016. The exciting competition itself consists of 7 fields, this includes Debate, Speech, Spelling Bee, Short Story Writing, News Casting, Scrabble and Story Telling with the total of 571 participants which consists of 423 national participants and 148 international participants. This numbers also includes BNEC Talents who represent BINUS University in the competition fields.

The five days-long competition was held in BINUS University which consisted of Preliminary Round I, Preliminary Round II, Octo Final, Quarter Final, Semi Final and in the last day, The Final Round of the competitions was held in Bellezza Permata Hijau along with the Gala Dinner and Closing Ceremony which marked as the end of the event. At the climax part of the event, the closing video was played during the announcement section, BINUS University and BNEC shined bright and left their mark by making amazing achievements in five fields of competition which are;

  • Scrabble

1st Runner Up             : Alexander Gozali

  • Newscasting

1st Runner Up            : Kartika

  • Debate

2nd Runner Up            : Stella Emada - Williem Chua

2nd Best Speaker        : Williem Chua

5th Best Speaker        : Stella Emada

  • Spelling Bee

Finalist                : Dionisius

  • Speech

Octo – Finalist            : Michelle Aditya

Participants of The 2016 Asian English Olympics was dominated by college and high school students coming from various Asian Countries such as Mirriam College High School Philiphines, Meridian Junior College Singapore, Universiti Teknologi Petronas and Sunway University Malaysia, Daffodil International University Bangladesh and Indonesian universities such as Gadjah Mada University, University of Indonesia, Bogor Agricultural University, Multimedia Nusantara University, Tarumanegara University and many others.