USC mourns the passing of Fr. Benjamin Mamawal, SVD

The University of San Carlos mourns the demise of Fr. Benjamin “Ben” Mamawal, SVD on September 13, 2022. Fr. Mamawal was from San Vicente, Tarlac and was born on September 16, 1932. He entered Christ the King Seminary immediately after WWII and was ordained a priest in 1958. A year after, he was assigned as … Continue reading

Supreme Court awards bar exam historical marker to USC

The Supreme Court of the Philippines awarded historical markers to the University of San Carlos as well as to two other Cebu universities on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, for having been three of the testing sites of the digitalized and regionalized 2020/2021 Bar Examinations. Chief Justice Alexander G. Gesmundo presented the awards (see photo above) … Continue reading

24th Sunday in Ordinary Time

First reading: Ex. 32:7–11,13–14 The LORD said to Moses, “Go down at once to your people, whom you brought out of the land of Egypt, for they have become depraved. They have soon turned aside from the way I pointed out to them, making for themselves a molten calf and worshiping it, sacrificing to it … Continue reading

PHREB grants Level 2 accreditation to USC Research Ethics Committee

The Philippine Health Research Ethics Board (PHREB) has granted a Level 2 accreditation to the University of San Carlos Research Ethics Committee (USC REC) effective today September 5, 2022 until September 4, 2025. This three-year accreditation allows the USC REC to review research protocols involving human participants. The latest accreditation follows the provisional one-year accreditation … Continue reading

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

First reading: Wi. 9:13–18b Who can know God’s counsel, or who can conceive what the LORD intends? For the deliberations of mortals are timid, and unsure are our plans. For the corruptible body burdens the soul and the earthen shelter weighs down the mind that has many concerns. And scarce do we guess the things on earth, and what is within our … Continue reading