The journal of culture and heritage of Dumaguete City aptly named “Hugkat” debuts as the city celebrates its 70th Charter Day Anniversary. In photo are some of the individuals who contributed to the book’s comprehensive and painstaking work Professor Ian Rosales Casocot, Associate Editor; Dr. Earl Jude Cleope, Editor-in-Chief; Father Ramon Sagun; Councilor Manuel Arbon; City Tourism Officer Jacqueline Antonio and Professor Regan Jomao-as.

Hugkat is the journal that seeks to document the heritage, history, arts and culture and tourism in Dumaguete City. Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo reiterated the need to “preserve local heritage in order to secure the identity of Dumaguete City for generations still unborn.”