A 17-year-old girl from Merida, Lourdes Gimena Anguiano Bermudez, has been named the Gold Medalist in the Adobe Certified Associate World Championship.
She is the first Gold Medal winner from a Spanish-speaking country. Winning this competition means Lourdes beat 230,000 competitors worldwide, then competed in Orlando, Florida against 30 finalists from all over the world.
Contestants were given a design challenge and 8 hours to complete it using Adobe digital design tools. They were asked to create a poster and digital flyer for real world client International Child Art Foundation.
She received cash of $5,000 along with a trophy and medal for her work.
Lourdes’ work was exemplary for such a young student; her final project can be seen here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/certiport/28600608380/in/album-72157671349407372/. She attends Instituto Cumbres y Godwin Mérida and took Adobe Certified Associate certification, which led her to enter the competition.
More than 230,000 entries worldwide were narrowed down to 32 top students who competed in the final round of digital design competition
Certiport (www.certiport.com), a Pearson VUE business and leading test delivery solution provider for the global workforce and academic markets, announced the 2016 Adobe® Certified Associate (ACA) World Champions, culminating the annual competition designed to showcase digital communications skills and promote industry certification.
Anguiano Bermúdez was sponsored by ETC Iberoamérica.
more recommended stories
The Cancun Declaration: 190 countries committed to preserve the environment
Among the commitments of 190 countries.
Immediate response by Yucatán’s law enforcement authorities as they capture Chicxulub murderers
The immediate and effective response by.
Tulum to become Mexico’s first sustainable tourism zone
The municipality of Tulum will become.
Yucatan the ultimate bird-watching destination
If you are into birdwatching, Yucatán.
Man drowns in Chuburná Puerto
A construction worker from the town.
Mexico strengthens leadership as an exporter of alcoholic beverages
Mexico Sep. 21 (Notimex).- Mexico strengthened.
Cancun, an example of tourism promotion for Japan
A Quintana Roo delegation of FONATUR.
Homicides in Mexico increase 17% so far in 2018
Intentional homicides in Mexico has increased.
Expats Feel at Home in Mexico; InterNations Survey
InterNations.org recently released the results of.
Through the implementation of AMLO’s austerity plan, the government could save 132 billion pesos in 2019
As wages for high government officials.