• Visiting researchers to government: Enlist more long-term Balik Scientists
    Story & photo by Edd K. Usman DAVAO CITY—Filipino scientists working abroad have been giving back to their homeland and fellow citizens through their time, expertise, experience and, doubtless, in some cases, personal resources. Many have been doing this patriotic duty even with a big bite off their earnings abroad where they receive what one […]
  • N.S.T.W.: Celebration of science, tech, innovation from July 17 to 21
    Thousands of visitors are expected to flock to the World Trade Center, Pasay City, starting on July 17 for the 2018 National Science and Technology Week  (NSTW). The event scheduled to run until July 21 will be a treat for S&T enthusiasts, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), the lead government agency and host said on […]
  • S.E.A.R.C.A. director’s term winds down, search for successor on
    The director of Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research Agriculture (Searca) is stepping down after four decades of service to the Center, starting as a student assistant and working himself to the top post and holding it for an unprecedented three terms. Although Dr. Gil C. Saguiguit Jr. enjoys the support and […]
  • ‘Philippines has to address leaking pipe in women’s participation in research’
    The Philippines must address the  big  gap in the “leaking pipe” to ensure more women get involved in studying and pursuing a career in scientific disciplines, a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco) official said recently. During the  L’Oréal and Unesco  For Women in Science  program forum  in Makati City recently,  Unesco  Director […]
  • 3 GREAT scholars complete study program
    After 18 months of implementation, the Graduate Research and Education Assistantship for Technology (GREAT) Program has produced its first three graduates. The graduates are Renerio P. Gentallan, Jr., Jayson O. Fumera and Yaminah Mochica M. Pinca, who all graduated from the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB). The GREAT Program is a collaborative project […]

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