Latest S&T News in REGION 7

DOST Negros Oriental strengthens farmers, stakeholders thru Cacao Crop, Pest and Disease Management Training
Posted: Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Dumaguete City – Close to 40 participants from different parts of Negros Oriental province attended the 2-day training on cacao crop, pest and disease management. Students and teachers from the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery of Negros Oriental State University (NORSU-CAFF), cacao farmers, farm technicians, agricultural technicians from LGUs and farm owners participated on the said activity. The said event was held at the audio visual room of the College of Nursing, Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences of NORSU. No less than 3 scientists from the University of the Philippines – Los Baños served as the activity's resource persons. Dr. Celia Medina, renowned entomologist and instrumental in the control and management of the cocolisap bugs which infected coconut trees, discuss...   read full story

DOST NegOr holds Training on Computational Modeling and Simulation for Engineering Education
Posted: Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Dumaguete City – Engineers, architects, IT professionals and students from Negros Oriental State University (NORSU) and Foundation University (FU) attended the Training on Computational Modeling and Simulation for Engineering Education in 2 separate events. The training was organized by the Department of Science and Technology here in Negros Oriental through the efforts of Provincial S&T Director Atty. Gilbert R. Arbon and in coordination with FU President Victor Vicente "Dean" Cinco, and NORSU Vice President for Research Extension and International Linkages Dr. Merivic Catada. The first event was held at the Lawak Kauswagan in FU on July 25 while the 2nd activity was held at the Computer Laboratory of the College of Engineering and Architecture of NORSU the following day. Dr. Jose M...   read full story

BIGMO ADOPTOR IN BAYAWAN WINS DOST-FNRI AWARD
Posted: Monday, July 30, 2018
Plant manager Jill Marie dela Cruz (center, white) and members of NABEFA, DOST-FNRI and KABALIKAT awards evaluation team after plant visit at the BigMo processing center at Brgy. Nangka, Bayawan Cit...   read full story

DOST Negros Oriental holds calibration training
Posted: Friday, July 06, 2018
DUMAGUETE CITY (July 30, 2018) –  Close to 40 participants from local and national government units, sugar and coconut milling companies and large shopping centers in the province attended the tw...   read full story

DOST NegOr now accepts applications for undergrad scholarships
Posted: Thursday, July 05, 2018
The Department of Science and Technology here is now accepting applications for its Undergraduate Scholarship Programs – Republic Act No. 7687 and Merit. RA 7687, or "Science and Technology Act of 19...   read full story

DOST 7 Offers Package of Support for Innovation to MSMEs
Posted: Wednesday, July 04, 2018
The Department of Science and Technology Region 7 (DOST 7) holds a breakout session entitled "Stimulating Innovations in Increasing Growth Potentials: The DOST SETUP Experience" on June 20, 2018 durin...   read full story

DOST SETUP beneficiaries from NegOr showcase products, give testimony at Cebu's innovation summit
Posted: Friday, June 22, 2018
Customers pose with exhibitors of DOST Negros Oriental after buying items on display from Day 8 Tisoy Condiments and Subida Souvenirs during the exhibit at the Innovation Summit held at the Waterfro...   read full story

A smarter PH through innovations
Posted: Friday, June 22, 2018
Supporting innovation. Department of Science and Technology Undersecretary for Research and Development Rowena Christina Guevarra speaks at the Innovation Summit. (SunStar Foto/Arni Aclao) TO a...   read full story