London ICHE 2015 research presentation experiences and insights

Dr. Nancy Ann P. Gonzales

London by Dr NancyInternational research presentation is branding. Research as a type of technical writing is completed in its stages only if it presented and published. The cycle of writing from the conceptualization of the problem to its final phase brings to light its plus points aside from igniting the inspiration and passion among writers.

Research as reflected in the 2015-2017 strategic plan of IFSU targets a performance indicator of 30 presentations in international and national specifically for 2015. This poses a challenge for more researches to be presented especially in the international arena that create a higher credence to the university.

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Food Court opens in IFSU

By: Jill B. Saquing

foodcourtThe Ifugao State University (IFSU) Food Court opened today marking an expanded selection of meals and snacks apt for students and employees.

Found at the heart of the Main Campus, the IFSU Food Court houses 6 stalls operated by private individuals offering varied choices of healthy meals and snacks at affordable prices. The IFSU Food Court replaces the Home Technology Canteen which previously occupied the whole expanse.  The IFSU Food Court is a project activated and managed under the Income Generating Project (IGP). IGP is pursued by the institution as one of its major thrusts. It is currently headed by Mr. Nathaniel F. Dimog who was designated early this year. Dr. Serafin L. Ngohayon, University President, lead the IFSU employees to the Grand Opening and Blessing of the IFSU Food Court. Reverend Father Russel Habungan administered the consecration of the said new IFSU investment. In another story, newly occupied business stalls at the ground floor of the IFSU Hostel were also formally blessed by Rev. Fr. Habungan. The business stalls adjacent to the IFSU Commercial Building along the highway sell water and school supplies.


University officials for SY 2015-2016 unveiled

By: Jeremy M. Gawongna

university officials for webThe designated university officials who will compose the Administrative Council (ADCO) for school year 2015-2016 were presented on June 1, 2015 during the flag raising ceremony at the Main Campus.

They are empowered by IFSU President Dr. Serafin L. Ngohayon to perform their respective functions in the pursuit of the university’s vision, mission, goals, and objectives.

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National conference on language education held in IFSU

By: Jeremy M. Gawongna The Philippine Association for Language Teaching, Inc. (PALT) and the Ifugao State University (IFSU) hosted a national conference and convention with the theme, “Responding to Change in Language Education in the 21st Century”, at IFSU Main Campus on April 29 to May 1, 2015. Continue reading

International conference on OBE and TNE co-hosted by IFSU

By: Jeremy M. Gawongna

International conference for web postThe International Distance Education Accreditation League (IDEAL) Inc., in collaboration with Ifugao State University (IFSU), Palawan State University (PSU), and Euro College of Kumanovo, Macedonia hosted the International Conference on Outcomes-Based Education (OBE) and Transnational Education (TNE) on May 7 to 8, 2015 at Crown Legacy Hotel, Corner Montinola Street, Kisad Road, Baguio City.

The theme of the conference was, “One with ASEAN 2015”.

Commission on Higher Education (CHED) defines OBE as an approach that focuses and organizes the educational system around what is essential for all learners to know, value, and be able to do to achieve a desired level of competence. OBE is open to incorporating discipline-based learning areas that currently structure HEI curricula.

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SMART Tower is Back on Power

potia-smartAfter three months of waiting, SMART users would probably rejoice as the SMART Tower Antennae has been switched on this morning, May 4,

2015, by Engr. Conrado Manuel with the Campus Executive Director Dr. Ricardo L. Ildefonso, Engr. Richardson M. Dasalla and Engr. Roderick Y. Vicente as representatives of the academe.

 A dialogue between IFSU represented by the University President  Dr. Serafin L. Ngohayon and SMART represented by Network Supervisor Engr. Anthony S. Honra on April 29, 2015 was facilitated by CENRO-DENR Alfonso Lista Forester Valleriano Banggolay  to shed lights on issues that caused the cessation of the SMART Tower Antennae on January 6, 2015. The university and SMART Company agreed on the following terms: Continue reading

Back-to-back win in tactical showdown now IFSU’s dream come true

By: Jeremy M. Gawongna

IFSU RAATI (b)IFSU-ROTC Unit Main Campus broke record with a back-to-back win in the Regional Annual Administrative Tactical Inspection (RAATI), adjudged as champion this year and last year’s tactical showdown.

IFSU outranked 19 other private and public higher education institutions in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) and Region 2 with an average rating of 98.4016. PLT College, Inc. came closed in second place with a 98.3593 average. Nueva Vizcaya State University (NVSU) -Bayombong landed third obtaining an average of 98.3171.

The result was released by the Headquarters – 2nd Regional Community Defense Group, ARESCOM, Camp Melchor F dela Cruz (Annex), Soyung, Echague, Isabela.

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