4th Sunday of Lent

First reading: 2 Chr. 36:14–16,19–23 In those days, all the princes of Judah, the priests, and the people added infidelity to infidelity, practicing all the abominations of the nations and polluting the LORD’s temple which he had consecrated in Jerusalem. Early and often did the LORD, the God of their fathers, send his messengers to them, for he had compassion on … Continue reading

USC BOT member, alumnus Acevedo among ‘People of the Year 2024’

Eugene S. Acevedo, a USC B.S. Physics alumnus and a member of the University’s Board of Trustees, is the only Philippine banker included in the ‘People of the Year 2024’ list by People Asia. Dubbed “The Consummate Banker,” Acevedo is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC), the fastest-growing … Continue reading

USC SEd reps join training program in Japan

Lowell M. Gabunilas, a Ph.D. Science Education student of the USC School of Education (SEd), together with Rita May P. Tagalog, Ed.D. and SEd Dean Rolando V. Obiedo, Ph.D., participated in the Twin College Envoy Program (TWINCLE) on February 7–13, 2024, in Chiba University, Japan.  Organized by the Faculty of Education at Chiba University, the … Continue reading

USC Law, IBP Cebu City partner with Mandaue City for jail decongestion

The USC College of Law, together with the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Cebu City Chapter and other stakeholders, entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with the Mandaue City Government on February 26, 2024, at the Office of the City Mayor.  Under the Agreement, Mandaue City will adopt the Humanity Behind Bars: An Integrated … Continue reading

3rd Sunday of Lent

First reading: Ex. 20:1–17 In those days, God delivered all these commandments: “I, the LORD, am your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, that place of slavery. You shall not have other gods besides me. You shall not carve idols for yourselves in the shape of anything in the sky above or on the … Continue reading

SBE students secure 2nd and 4th runners up in investment research challenge

Two teams from the USC Department of Business Administration and Department of Accountancy ranked 2nd and 4th runners up, respectively, in the 2023-2024 Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute Investment Research Challenge Local Finals held via Zoom on February 23.  Out of 31 teams from 23 universities in the Philippines, the Carolinian students competed as part … Continue reading