CLHRDC’s Milestone IN 2014

The Department of Science and Technology III as the lead convenor of the Central Luzon Health Research and Development Consortium (CLHRDC) has continuously strengthened the system of collaboration within member institutions in Region III to develop and enhance their capacity in doing health research that will improve the health conditions of the people in Central Luzon. The different committees of the CLHRDC namely Research Management Committee (RMC), Ethics Committee (EC), Research Utilization Information and Communication Committee (RUICC) and Capacity Building Committee (CBC) have all actively pursued their functions to ensure that all the activities stipulated in the 2014 work plan were accomplished.

BPSU yields 91 Mechanical Engineers in October 2014 Board Exam

The BPSU obtained 88.35% passing rate against the 77.06% national passing rate in the recently concluded Mechanical Engineering Licensure Examination held this October 2014. A total of ninety one (91) out of one hundred three (103) takers from BPSU passed the licensure exam. This placed BPSU 7th in the top performing schools in the Philippines with at least 80% percent passing rate. It's the second time we made it in the top 10 Universities with the last year's ME licensure Exam placing as in the 6th place nationwide.

List below are the Newly Registered Engineers from the University:

The Search for the Next BPSU President is now open

The Bataan Peninsula State University Board of Regents formally and publicly announces that the Search for Presidency is NOW OPEN.

Educational Tour in Silicon Valley for SMART SWEEP Champion

news1The winning team of the recently concluded 10th SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards has embarked on a week-long educational tour of Silicon Valley in order to process and motivate them to explore the entrepreneurial environment. Fresh graduates Mark Anthony Colentava and Laurence Arguelles represented the team that created the winning device, CoinSaver, at the SMART SWEEP innovation awards.  CoinSaver is a kiosk-like device which enables user to improve the way they spend their extra coins by saving for the products or services that they want or need.

UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH DADO BANATAO: Highlights of a Life-Affirming Conversation with the Filipino Silicon Valley Innovator

Introduction

On 15 May 2014, the SMART SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards Champion team from the Bataan Peninsula State University composed of President Dr. Delfin O. Magpantay, Engr. Faye L. Baret, student innovators, had the opportunity to meet and talk with Engr. Diosdado “Dado” P. Banatao, Filipino innovator at Silicon Valley, the home of IT giants such as Google, Twitter, Facebook among others. The BPSU Team was with City of Balanga Mayor Joet Garcia and other local city officials.

CHED-BPSU partner for Students’ Grant-in-Aid Program for Poverty Alleviation (ESGP-PA)

The abolishment of the Priority Development Assistance Fund hampered most of the scholarships given by our country’s politicians. With most of the PDAF-based scholarships gone, students who enjoyed such grants also ceased their pursuit of education. In order to address this concern, the Commission on Higher Education together with Bataan Peninsula State University, extends its reach to those who are in need in terms of fiscal value through its scholarship program “ESGP-PA”.