Latest S&T News in CAR

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 Openly Operated Kiosk Station (STARBOOKS) recently installed by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). Crystal Joy Tayab of DOST-Cordillera said the project is under the DOST’s Science for the People program that caters to science and math research needs especially of students in far-flung localities. This is part of the department’s agenda to develop science and technology culture ’among Filipino students especially those in remote areas who have limited access to libraries. STARBOOK...   read full story

Benguet joins Earth Day
Posted: Tuesday, April 23, 2019
TUBLAY, Benguet — A cleanup of the Bayokbok Falls in Tuel fired off activities for the nationwide celebration of Earth Day in this province. A Holy Mass was also celebrated by the residents along with the officials of the municipal government on Monday as the caves of Paterno and Bengaongao were closed to public visitors and tourists. Meanwhile, in relation to environment conservation efforts, the National Academy for Science and Technology and the Department of Science and Technology Cordillera will hold a Luzon Regional Scientific Meeting from 24 to 25 April in Alaminos, Pangasinan. Participants will discuss ways to reduce plastic wastes, ensure sustainable marine food security and sustainable education, talent development and retention programs. Source: https://tribune.net.ph/inde...   read full story

248 Applicants In CAR Qualify For DOST Scholarship
Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019
Amongst the 9,852 qualifiers nationwide to the Department of Science and Technology Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) 2019 Undergraduate Science and Technology Scholarship program, 248 students a...   read full story

2019 DOST JUNIOR-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION, ONGOING
Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019
Application for the 2019 Junior Level Science Scholarships (JLSS) of the Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) is ongoing until April 26, 2019 while examination...   read full story

A story of culture and science: Bauko’s Ceramic Water Filter
Posted: Monday, April 15, 2019
TRADITIONAL MEETS MODERN. The traditional pottery skills of the locals in Bila, Bauko are used in making ceramic water filters to address waterborne diseases in the municipality. (JJPM-PIA CAR) Old...   read full story

DOST launches college scholarship programs for juniors and G12
Posted: Sunday, April 14, 2019
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – The Department of Science and Technology Education Institute (DOSTSEI) has recently launched science scholarship programs for 2019 junior college students and S&T scholarship pr...   read full story

TAPI-DOST brings Invent School Program to Kalinga
Posted: Friday, April 12, 2019
 CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, April 12 (PIA) - - The Technology Application and Promotion Institute of the   Department of Science and Technology (TAPI-DOST) is bringing its Invent School Program (ISP) t...   read full story

Ifugao cooperative gets meat processing center from DAR
Posted: Monday, April 01, 2019
THE HAPAO Multi-Purpose Cooperative (HMPC) in Hungduan, Ifugao has received a processing center for the expansion of its meat production business, complemented by training on various aspects of busine...   read full story