Events and Updates for March 2019



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.




USC SAS signs MOA with UHiroshima Biosphere Science

The University of San Carlos School of Arts and Sciences (SAS) signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biosphere Science during a trip to Japan on March 17-22, 2019.




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




UNIKA visiting profs at USC

The School of Business and Economics (SBE) welcomes Dr. Thomas Budi Santoso and Dr. Bernardia Linggar Yekti Nugraheni to the University.




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.




Architecture CCE holds seminar for master plumbers

Around 40 registered master plumbers trooped to the USC SAFAD Main Theater last February 23, 2019 for the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Seminar organized by the USC Department of Architecture Center for Continuing Education (CCE).




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.




CSC directors get awards

The BATHALAD group of Cebuano writers gave awards to the current and two former directors of the Cebuano Studies Center (CSC) during their Golden Jubilee celebration held at the Palm Grass Hotel last February 25, 2019.




Entrance exam for Law, CAE in Surigao bared

Admission procedures and the schedule for entrance examination into the Law program has been announced for all Saturdays of May, June, and July 2019.




22 Carolinians hurdle Pharmacy board exam

Twenty-two Carolinians passed the 2019 Pharmacist Licensure Examination (PLE) held on March 6 and 7, achieving a 100% passing rate for first time takers.




NRCP announces new Division Chair for the Humanities

Dr. Hope Sabanpan-Yu, director of the University of San Carlos Cebuano Studies Center, has been named the new chair of the Division of the Humanities of the National Research Council of the Philippines.




SBE Dean, Accountancy Chair are visiting profs in Indonesia

SBE Dean Dr. Melanie B. de Ocampo and Accountancy Chair Dr. Marisssa M. Baldecir were invited by Universitas Katolik Soegijapranoto (UNIKA) to travel to Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia as UNIKA’s 2019 visiting professors from March 7-16, 2019.




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




USC places 3rd in CESAFI essay writing

Januar Aguja, a first year media communication student, represented the University of San Carlos and placed 3rd in the CESAFI 18th Season: Essay Writing Contest, which was held at the University of Visayas on February 15, 2019.




USC dominates 2019 CESAFI Science quiz bowl

Representatives from the School of Arts and Sciences dominated the annual CESAFI Science Quiz Bowl at the University of Cebu-Lapu-Lapu and Mandaue Campus (UCLM) last February 9, 2019.




Team USC is 8th in Psychology quiz bee

Team USC ranked 8th out of 58 participating universities at the 31st Annual Psychological Association of the Philippines Junior Affiliates (PAPJA) Convention held on last January 25, 2019 at the SMX Convention, Manila.




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.