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 DOSTs 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 departments agenda to develop science and technology culture among Filipino students especially those in remote areas who have limited access to libraries.
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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.
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