6 Pisay students may face expulsion
Posted: Friday, May 24, 2019
PARENTS PROTEST. Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Undersecretary Brenda Manzano (left)  and Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy attend a meeting at the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) in Quezon City on Thursday (May 23, 2019) to tackle the case of  male students with pending child abuse and cybercrime charges for allegedly posting nude photos and videos of five female students online.  A rally was staged by some PSHS students, teachers and alumni against the male students.(Photo by: Ma. Teresa Montemayor) MANILA-- Some six male students of the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) may not graduate after parents of schoolmates and alumni have pressed for their expulsion, six days ahead of the school's commencement ceremony. ...   read full story

172 Pangasinan studes qualify for DOST scholarship
Posted: Friday, May 24, 2019
DOST-SEI SCHOLARS.The new scholars of the Department of Science and Technology-Science Institute of Education during their orientation and scholarship agreement signing. (Photo courtesy of DOST-Pangasinan's facebook page) DAGUPAN CITY — A total of 172 students from Pangasinan qualified as new scholars of the Department of Science and Technology - Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI). Science researcher specialist Alexa Apostol of DOST-Pangasinan, said on Thursday that the incoming freshmen college students are excited to take up courses under DOST priority areas, such as in the field of engineering and agriculture. “These are those who passed the qualifying exams and we had a meeting with them last week for the orientation and scholarship agreement signing,” Apostol said during the ...   read full story

DOST to preserve weaving skills of Marawi IDPs
Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2019
ILIGAN CITY, May 19 (PIA ICCC) -- To revive the handloom weaving among Maranaos, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) provides technical and financial assistance to the displaced Maranaos following the Marawi siege that happened almost two years ago. The DOST in partnership with the Mi...   read full story

PH space initiative demonstrates voice capability of Diwata-2
Posted: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Members of PH space program led by UP professor Joel Marciano demonstrated the capability of ARU (amateur radio unit) of Diwata 2 microsatellite by talking to another radio operator based in Dagupan, Pangasinan. The live presentation was conducted at the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Ins...   read full story

DOST marks World Metrology Day with lab inauguration
Posted: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
MANILA-- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) celebrated World Metrology Day on Monday by inaugurating the state-of-the-art National Metrology Laboratory (NML) at its compound in Bicutan, Taguig City. DOST Undersecretary Rowena Cristina Guevara said private firms can now have their equip...   read full story

Guiguinto aims to become garden capital of PHL
Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019
Science Secretary Fortunato de la Peña (center) leads the visit to the planned site of Guiguinto’s Garden City Innovative Laboratory for Tissue Culture for Ornamental Plants. He is joined by Mayor Ambrosio Cruz Jr., BusinessMirror Publisher T. Anthony Cabangon, DOST Central Luzon Director Dr. Juli...   read full story

PHL robotics team scores double victory in First Lego League World Championship
Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019
The Philippine Robotics National Team (Team CYLLO from De La Salle Zobel) with Mylene Abiva of Felta Multi-Media (left) at the FLL World Championship in Houston, Texas; and The Philippine Robotics National Team (DYCI Blue Ocean’s 10 from Dr. Yanga’s College Inc.) with Abiva (left) at the First L...   read full story

8 Filipinos on list of 100 outstanding scientists in Asia
Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019
Eight Filipino scientists and researchers were included in the March 2019 Asian Scientist Magazine  list of 100 scientists who are outstanding in their fields. The Filipino scientists are Drs. Rosalinda C. Torres and Marissa A. Paglicawan, both of the Industrial Technology Development Institute of ...   read full story

Mindanao gears up as PHL electronics powerhouse
Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019
The country’s science leaders expressed optimism that Mindanao will soon be a powerhouse of expertise in electronics as the Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT) becomes a training hub of integrated circuit (IC) designers. Executive Director Dr. Enrico C. Paringit of th...   read full story

NPPC lab joins DOST’s OneLab network
Posted: Wednesday, May 08, 2019
NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, May 7 (PIA) --  Another private laboratory from the countryside has joined the roster of the Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) One-stop Laboratory (OneLab) network in a bid to strengthen its laboratory services. Bacolod City-based Negros Prawn Producers Cooperative’s ...   read full story

DOST installs STARBOOKS in 21 Kalinga schools
Posted: Thursday, May 16, 2019
Crystal Joy Tayab of DOST-CAR installs STARBOOKS software at St. Theresita School-Tabuk library.  CITY  OF TABUK, Kalinga,  May 13 (PIA) --Twenty one schools in the province have now online research access in mathematics and science through the Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based O...   read full story