January 21, 2020

Category: Academe

DOST Launches Dehydrator Machine for Herbal Tea

Media Release: ​THE Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and its partners have launched a new dehydrator machine for herbal tea at the Ephrathah Farms, Barangay (Village) Sariri, Badiangan, Iloilo City. This was developed through the project, “Design and Development of a Programmable Dehydrator Machine for Herbal Tea materials” funded by the Philippine Council for […]

Myanmar Ambassador Lwin Lauds SEARCA for Scholarships

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — THE Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) has been doing its share of modernizing agriculture in Southeast Asia (SEA). And, beyond, perhaps. Part of this effort is offering scholarships to the […]

UP Wins Huawei Competition, Grabs Php300-K Cash

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — A team from the University of the Philippines (UP) dubbed “GOSAKTO300K” has emerged champion in the 1st Huawei Sales Elite Challenge 2019 Composed of Carl Adrian Patco, Anthony Gene Sarino, Andrew Brandon Ong, Isabelle Beatriz Ginez, and […]

The Inspire-Raya SHS for Athletics, What You Should Know

By Prof. Carlos Primo David, University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) THE Inspire Sports Academy has built a world-class facility in our backyard — now it’s time to teach and train our next generation world-class athletes. And inspire partners with the progressive school Raya School Manila to offer a specialized Department of Education (DepEd)-approved Senior […]

Huawei Expands ICT Academy to Batangas State University

Updated: 7:41 p.m., August 25, 2019 for new information and additional images. By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar019, Facebook: SDN –Science, Digital & Current News BATANGAS STATE UNIVERSITY, Batangas — Huawei Technologies Philippines, Inc. has expanded its ICT Academy here. Through to its mission of “bringing digital to every person, home, and organization through a […]

Huawei Continues to Spread ICT Academy; PUP 6th Partner

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar019, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News CHINESE telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. has gained another partner in the Philippines for its ICT Academy. The Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) is now its sixth partner — and counting — of the world’s No. […]

66 Academics from 6 Countries Address Challenges of IR4.0

​By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook, SDN — Science, Digital & Current News AS the Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR4.0) or Industry 4.0, brings new technology and innovation, so thus challenges. IR4.0 is characterized, among others, by the emergence of machines that run without manpower, relying on “automation” that “computer, communication and […]

DOST’s NRCP Supports HIV Awareness Campaign Using Creative Ways

​By LYNN TALINGDAN THEY say, “Once you get HIV, you have it for life”. That’s a scary thought. It’s scary because it’s about the Human Immunodeficiency Virus, more popularly known as HIV. Contracting HIV, particularly in the Philippines, carries a stigma that continues to thrive, leading to fear of getting tested. But there is also […]

Gov’t Opens ‘911TESDA’ Registration for NC Holders

​Media Release: TAGUIG CITY — In line with the upcoming launch of the “911TESDA” program later this month, the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) invites holders of National Certificates (NCs) of in-demand tech-voc (technical-vocational) qualifications to register on the website. 911TESDA is a free web-based linking program, that aims to provide employment opportunities […]

Employees of Cement Maker Holcim Join DepEd’s ‘Brigada Eskwela’

Media Release: EMPLOYEES of leading cement maker Holcim Philippines, Inc. again helped prepare public schools for the opening of classes as they volunteered in the Department of Education’s (DepEd) nationwide “Brigada Eskwela” (School Brigade) from May 20 to 27. More than 270 volunteers from Holcim Philippines across the country helped 22 public elementary and high […]