Events and Updates for Events



USC honors alumni-champions

Nine individuals and one group, as well as recent bar and board placers, were honored tonight by the University of San Carlos and the USC Alumni Association during an awards conferment ceremony and fellowship tonight, October 19, 2019, at the Grand Conven




Call for papers ICBE 2020

The International Conference on Business and Economy 2020 will be held on March 26-27, 2020 at the Michael Richartz Center in Talamban Campus.




Balik Scientist gives seminar on theory, simulation in nanoscience

Dr. Felix A. Buot, a DOST Balik Scientist awardee who spent his visit working at the Department of Physics, delivered an exit seminar today, September 13, 2019, at the Virtual Training Room of the Josef Baumgartner Learning Resource Center.




USC hosts ASEAN QA meeting

Quality assurance (QA) officers from ASEAN countries held a meeting at the University of San Carlos last July 31 to August 2, 2019.




Web-enabled programming workshop slated

The USC Library System, Department of Computer Engineering, and the American Corner-Cebu, in collaboration with Maker Initiative Singapore present Library MakerSpace: Web-Enabled Programmable Car (WeP-C) on Friday, July 12, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m




SBE holds social entrep workshop for HEIs

SBE invited administrators and faculty representatives from business schools of 14 universities in central and southern Philippines for a seminar/workshop on “Enhancing Competencies of Business Educators in Instruction and Research in Social Entrepreneurs




Entrep fair showcases freshies and social entrepreneurs

The USC Entrepreneurs’ Fair showcased the products of B.S. Entrepreneurship 1st year students and 18 social entrepreneurs (SEs) on March 27 to 29, 2019 at the Ayala Center Cebu.




US ambassador opens EducationUSA center

Ambassador of the United States to the Philippines Hon. Sung Y. Kim opened the EducationUSA Advising Center on March 29, 2019, at the Josef Baumgartner Learning Resource Center in Talamban Campus.




Interior Design studes place 3rd in IDisenyo 2019

Interior Design students Ashley Ramirez (B.S. I.D. 3), Celine Marie Manalili (B.S. I.D. 3), Cristine Arellano (B.S. I.D. 1), and Gabrielle Marie Boyose (B.S. I.D. 1) bagged 3rd place in IDisenyo 2019 last March 9, 2019 at the SMX Convention Center Manila.




National Artist Mojares talks on liberal arts education

“Be watchful of changes that dilute discipline-based education,” opined National Artist Dr. Resil B. Mojares, as he shared his impressions on the state of liberal arts education today, March 27, 2019 as the highlight of the celebration of the School of Ar




SAFAD holds design exhibit

The University of San Carlos’ School of Architecture Fine Arts and Design’s (USC SAFAD) held its annual Design Awards and Exhibit last February 18 to March 1, 2019 at the Mountain Wing of SM Seaside Cebu City.




SBE studes bag 1st place in Business and Dev’t comp

Three students from the School of Business and Economics (SBE) bagged 1st place in the recently concluded Student Business and Development Case competition hosted by the Alumni Association of the Asian Institute of Management (AAIM) and Ayala-AIM Alumni C




SBE holds ICBE 2019 in Indonesia

The 5th International Conference on Business and Economy (ICBE 2019) was successfully held last March 13-14, 2019 in Noormans Hotel, Semarang, Central Java Indonesia.




Social Entrep advocacy in Indonesia

The School of Business and Economics Center for Social Entrepreneurship (SBE CSE), in collaboration with Soegijapranata Catholic University (SCU), hosted a forum at Noormans Hotel, Semarang, Indonesia last Tuesday, March 12, 2019.




Econ Society organizes Visayas confab on TRAIN law impact

The Carolinian Economics Society (CarES) of the Department of Economics, School of Business and Economics organized the Visayas Economic Conference last February 21-22, 2019 with the theme, “TRAIN law: Transforming Revenue, Advancing Infrastructure for th




URC 2019 slated, call for papers open

The University Research Conference 2019 with the theme "Research and Creative Works for Development: Preparing for the 4th Industrial Revolution" is scheduled on May 2nd and 3rd at the Michael Richartz Conference Center in Talamban Campus.




SAFAD Design Exhibit and Awards

The School of Architecture, Fine Arts and Design with SM Seaside City Cebu hosts the 2019 SAFAD Design Exhibit and Awards as a celebration of the National Arts Month this February 18 to March 1 at the Upper Ground Floor Bridgeway, Mountain Wing, SM Seasid




EducationUSA Fair in Cebu

Interested in studying in the United States? The EducationUSA Fair is stopping in Manila for the fourth time and in Cebu for the second time.




USC breaks ground for new Senior High building

A new Senior High School building for the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) strand will soon rise in Talamban Campus as groundbreaking ceremonies were held at 11:30 a.m. today, January 29, 2019.




USC hosts 9th IMERC

The USC Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, in cooperation with the Philippine Society of Mechanical Engineers-Lapu-Lapu Chapter, successfully held the 9th International Mechanical Engineering Research Conference last January 24-25, 20




USC launches BRIDGES and QUESTECH

USC’s Schools of Engineering and Business and Economics held a soft opening and blessing for Carolinian BRIDGES on January 24, 2019 in Talamban Campus.




USC hosts regional symposium on disruptive technologies

The University of San Carlos, in collaboration with the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS), and the Philippine APEC Study Center Network (PASCN), hosted a regional symposium on Disruptive Technologies on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at th




Questech innovation challenge slated

The first-ever Questech Limitless innovation challenge, jointly organized by the School of Engineering and the School of Business and Economics is scheduled on January 24, 2019 at the Bunzel Building lobby in Talamban campus.




Carolinian Bridges launching

The Carolinian Bridges will have a soft launch on January 24, 2019 at the Bunzel Building lobby in Talamban Campus.




12 service awardees, 16 retirees honored

Twelve service awardees and 16 retirees were honored by the University of San Carlos community in a ceremony on December 13, 2018 at the Best Western Plus Lex Cebu.




Mass wedding held at USC

The University of San Carlos Department of Hospitality and Tourism hosted a mass wedding ceremony and reception dubbed Kahangturan(forever) on December 2, 2018 at the University San Carlos Downtown Campus.




USC hosts DevCon Cebu Summit 2018

Representatives from local tech communities and the ICT industry held the DevCon Cebu Summit 2018 last Saturday, November 24, 2018 at the University of San Carlos Michael Richartz Conference Center.




TEDx Women slated

The University of San Carlos IdeaLab is hosting a TEDx University of San Carlos Women event at 1:30-5:30 p.m. on November 30, 2018 at the Marcelo B. Fernan Press Center.




USC SBE hosts 10th Taiwan-Philippines-Japan confab

The 10th Taiwan-Philippines-Japan (10th TPJ) International Academic Conference hosted this year by the University of San Carlos (USC) School of Business and Economics (SBE) was held last November 10, 2018 at the Albert van Gansewinkel Hall with the theme




USC participates in Mandaue City Scan Challenge

Now on its 2nd year, the Pressure Cooker Challenge dubbed as the Mandaue City Scan Challenge 2018 is a collaborative activity of the Rotterdam University (The Netherlands), the University of San Carlos, the City of Mandaue, and the Ramon Aboitiz Foundatio




Senator Gatchalian keynotes SEECON 2018

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian, Chair of the Senate Committee on Energy, was one of the keynote speakers of the Sustainable Energy Ecosystems International Conference 2018 (SEECON 2018), co-located with the 1st Philippine International Microgrid Exhibition an




Research seminars slated for USC Days

Three seminars are scheduled by the Research, Development, Extension, and Publication Office (RDEPO) during the University Days.




Book on basic heritage conservation launched

The University of San Carlos Press launched yesterday, July 17, 2018, a heritage conservation book entitled, “Illustrated Manual for the Repair and Maintenance of Spanish Period Structures in the Philippines” at the Archdiocesan Museum of Cebu. 




Governance, cultural mediation lecture

Dr. Jesus Estanislao, distinguished USC alumnus, former Chair of the USC Board of Trustees, and former Finance Secretary, will present a lecture based on a book he authored entitled Governance and Cultural Mediation in Spanish Philippines.




2nd USC-NEDA lecture on Wednesday

The second installment of the USC-NEDA Lecture Series on the Philippine Development Plan is slated on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Rigney Hall, Bunzel Building, Talamban Campus.




USC teams reap 14th SWEEP awards

Two teams from the University of San Carlos won at the 14th Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program Innovation and Excellence Awards last May 11, 2018 held at the Discovery Primea in Makati City.




Two teams participate in Shell Eco-Marathon Asia

Two teams, each composed of nine students and one faculty adviser, participated in the Shell Eco-Marathon Asia 2018 last March 7-11 at the Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore.




Three USC entries are finalists in 14th SMART SWEEP

Three entries from University of San Carlos were chosen as top 10 finalists of the 14th SMART SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards out of 312 entries from 78 schools nationwide.




Malaysian, Dutch, UP MSI professors speak at 30th Schoenig Biosymposium

Three plenary lectures by Malaysian, Dutch, and Filipino professors highlighted the 30th Father Heinrich Schoenig Biosymposium held last March 3, 2018 at the Buttenbruch Hall in the Downtown Campus.




URC 2018 highlights business-academe interface

Business leaders and Fr. President Dionisio M. Miranda, SVD spoke about the importance of Cebu’s business and academia working together earlier today, March 15, 2018, at the opening of USC’s 3rd University Research Conference (URC) at the Michael Richartz




Studes participate in Accenture leadership conference

Thirteen students from different engineering departments as well as the Department of Computer and Information Science participated in the Accenture Student Leadership Conference last March 2-3, 2018 at the Novotel, Cubao, Quezon City.




Architecture book launch at Ayala

USC Press will launch an architecture book on March 7, 2018 at Ayala Center Cebu.




Student support, services, ISO 9001:2015 certified

The University of San Carlos (Student Support and Services) is ISO 9001:2015 certified.




Silicon Valley lawyer talks about A.I. opportunities

Atty. Paul Alpern, Vice President and General Counsel of Wave Computing, Inc., presented a lecture about the potential of artificial intelligence (A.I.) and machine learning and opportunities in the Philippines.




USC-NEDA lecture series

The University of San Carlos partners with the National Economic and Development Authority Region 7 to promote the Philippine Development Plan 2017-2022 through a lecture series.




Farmer Entrepreneurship program orientation

The program orientation for the Farmer Entrepreneurship Youth Challenge will be at 2 p.m. on Sept. 29, 2017 at Rm. LB347TC.




SBE hosts 16th Entrepreneurship Fair

The 16th Entrepreneurship Fair showcased student enterprises at Ayala Center Cebu from September 14-17, 2017.




Mental Health Awareness Days

USC celebrates Mental Health Awareness Days on September 18-21, 2017.




63rd USC Grand Alumni Homecoming 2017

2017 Alumni Homecoming held at IEC Convention Center Cebu.




Researchers gather, present papers in 2nd URC

Dr. Ambeth Ocampo keynotes the 2nd University Research Conference.




Research network seeks to build "intellectual capital"

USC hosts joint CHED PHERNet-HERRC meeting.