CES Director Fr. Bag-ao is new SVD-PHS Provincial Superior

Fr. Rogelio N. Bag-ao, SVD was elected last January 29th, the Feast of St. Joseph Freinademetz, as the new Provincial Superior of Society of the Divine Word Philippines Southern Province (SVD-PHS), succeeding Fr. Eduardo R. Rocha, whose term will end on February 29, 2020. Father Roger currently serves as USC’s Director for Community Extension Services … Continue reading

Fr. Cellan named new USC president

Father Narciso A. Cellan Jr., SVD, D.Comm. was elected last February 15, 2020 by the University’s Board of Trustees as the 11th University President for the academic triennium 2020-2021 until 2022-2023. He will assume office on August 1, 2020. Fr. Cellan, affectionately known as “Father Sisoy,” is currently the Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs … Continue reading

Lanticse named PATLS Executive Board Member

Cristita L. Lanticse, coordinator of the USC Library and Information Section of the Department of Computer, Information Sciences and Mathematics, was recently named as one of the nine-member Executive Board of the Philippine Association of Teachers of Library Science (PATLS) 2020-2022. Lanticse, as a B.L.I.S. and M.S. L.I.S. instructor, has been actively involved in the … Continue reading

6 coops complete Ignite! Program

Six cooperatives completed the four-month Global Social Benefit Institute (GSBI) Ignite! Accelerator Program of the School of Business and Economics Center for Social Entrepreneurship (SBE CSE) with the support of Santa Clara University Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship and the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation, Inc. Five of these participating cooperatives came from the Justice, Peace, and … Continue reading

Interior design stude earns Asia Young Designer Award

Abigail Florence Taghoy, a B.S. Interior Design student, earned the Gold Prize for her entry “The Tuyok Pavilion,” which also won Best College/University and Best Mentor awards in the Nippon Pain Asia Young Designer Awards 2019. The awarding ceremony was held last January 23, 2020 at the PETA Theater in Quezon City. IDr. Hermie Ray … Continue reading

Fr. Teodoro P. Gapuz, SVD✝ (1941-2020)

The University is saddened to learn of the passing of Fr. Teodoro “Ted” P. Gapuz, SVD today, February 8, 2020. Fr. Ted served as the Vice President for Academic Affairs of the University of San Carlos from 2005 to 2008. He also served as Arts and Sciences Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs at … Continue reading