The Guilds (TG), the official student publication of Bataan Peninsula State University- Main Campus marked another milestone as its 2015-2016 Literary Folio “1588” was awarded Best Literary Publication in the recently concluded 38th Catholic Mass Media Awards (CMMA) held at Star Theater, Star City, CCP Complex, Pasay City on October 12.
Dr. Khin Mar Cho, an International Agriculture and Nutrition Specialist from Cornell University, delivered a lecture on Modernizing Agriculture for improved Food Security and Livelihood in the Philippines on September 21, 2016 at the Training Center of BPSU Abucay Campus.
The lecture aimed at exploring the potential of agriculture in the Philippines to maximize the nutritional benefits of locally produced agri-products and to promote research and extension services to optimize income generation of agriculturists.
Dr. Bernadeth Gabor, Dean for College of Technology and Associate Director for Extension Services was awarded as Best Trainer in Bataan, Region III by TESDA. She was awarded for qualifying and participating in the National Level Selection of the 2016 Tagsanay Award given on September 22, 2016 at TESDA, Taguig City.
Mikhaela Baluyot ranked 7th place while Sarah Mae Enriquez was one of the top 20 finalists in the 2nd Student English Speech Competition organized by Daegu Health College (DHC) and the Association of Universities from Asia and the Pacific (AUAP) held at DHC Daegu, South Korea on August 12-13, 2016. Thirty nine contestants from Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, China, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan and Thailand competed on the said event.
After the two-day competition, the participants joined the five-day Global Student Leadership Camp on August 13-18 that included activities and lecture on leadership, basic Hanggul lessons, cultural presentation, cooking Korean authentic dishes competition, K-pop dance class and city tour.
The two selected representatives were from the Balanga Campus (BC) and the Main Campus (MC). Baluyot was a 3rd year BSE major in English student from BC and Enriquez was a 4th year BS Tourism student from MC.