Research network seeks to build “intellectual capital”

Members of the Philippine Higher Education Research Network–Higher Education Regional Research Centers (PHERN–HERRC, above) have taken moves to build “intellectual capital” further as they opted to further strengthen their collaboration. This developed as the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) informed the PHERN-HERRC during its 10th joint meeting at the University of San Carlos (SVD) that … Continue reading

Writing for Senior High

In an effort bordering on the heroic, USC’s integrative scholarship is put to the test as authors attempt to place 25 titles in the hands of Senior High School students. “What they have, they share” is how the University of San Carlos envisions Carolinians to live in society. This vision is epitomized by the collective … Continue reading

A view from the margins

The simple message I took along that night was that if you serve the poor regularly, you can be seen as Jesus himself; if you serve them only occasionally, you can just be seen as ‘Robocop.’ ” “So, what can you say?” I asked my daughter, after letting her watch the online clip of the … Continue reading

3 education students teach in Indonesian schools

Three School of Education students of the University of San Carlos taught Descriptive Text to middle-school pupils and Practical Life for pre-schoolers in Indonesia and have completed their one-month international pre-service training. The three Carolinians were Mary Nikka Richae C. Abangan (BS Education, Major in English), Jeciel Dacillo Orias (Montessori Education) and Jan Joshua Cuevas … Continue reading

Raising the bar: Transforming standards

USC has long been considered as one of the leaders in the implementation of the K to 12 educational reform. As early as 2011, USC was already among a few academic institutions supporting the proposed overhaul of the Philippine Education System. This dynamic advocacy was backed by USC’s pursuit of a pilot program for Grades … Continue reading

Researchers gather, present papers in 2nd URC

Authorities in the field of scientific research gathered at the University of San Carlos (USC) for the 2nd University Research Conference with the theme “Cleaning the Educational Slate: Pursuing Transformed Standards.” The USC Office of Research organized the annual meet last March 9 and 10 at the Michael Richartz Center at USC Talamban campus that … Continue reading