The Center for Research and Innovations in Science and Mathematics Education (CRISMEd) at West Visayas State University will collaborate with the National Organization of Science Teachers and Educators (NOSTE) to host the NOSTE 2016 International Research Conference and Seminar Workshop on October 7-9, 2016 at DepEd RELC Ecotech, Lahug, Cebu City and Bohol Island, Philippines. The theme of the conference is Science Education through Inquiry for Sustainable Development. The conference will include Key Note, plenary sessions, parallel sessions, workshops, and outdoor science exploration. Participants of the conference includes science education scholars, practitioners, policy-makers, teachers and science educators in all academic levels (elementary, secondary, tertiary), and researchers in science and science related fields.

The new College of Medicine (COM) building was inaugurated with a big celebration lasting the entire day of July 15, 2016.

Alumni, students, and faculty joined COM Dean Dr. Joselito F. Villaruz, President Luis M. Sorolla, VP for Medical and Allied Sciences Dr. Giovanni de los Reyes, and members of the WVSU Board of Directors during the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

The university’s newest addition is located at the right wing of Roxas Hall and was built to house additional rooms dedicated for research and laboratory work.

West Visayas State University College of Nursing once again posted a 100% passing in the June 2016 Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE)  with five (5) topnotchers. 

All of the 96 examinees from WVSU made it successfully to the roster of passers, led by John Michael Canita at 4th place (86.20), Kathereen Roman Canindo and Jodith Bygie Mediana at 8th place (85.40), Ma. Jarsi Rheyda Tejada at 9th (85.20), and Pamela Aya Bernada at 10th place (85.00).

Prof. Liberty R. Porras and Mr. Jemuel B. Garcia, Jr., OIC-Dean and College Secretary of the College of PESCAR, West Visayas State University, respectively, clinched the highest awards given as nine out of ten applicants passed the 1st Philippine Folk Dance Teacher Accreditation Program in Dakak Park and Beach Resort, Dapitan City, Zamboanga Del Norte, May 22-27.
Prof. Porras and Mr. Garcia were given Grade B: Silver together with one applicant from Palawan State University and six others were awarded Grade C: Bronze in the said accreditation where the applicants underwent a training program, document evaluation, written examination, class demonstration, interpretation and practical examination.

BESTING 1,000 entries from 18 countries, the entry of Asst. Prof. Hazel P. Villa of the College of Education (COE) was adjudged international champion in the Professional Category of the US Peace Corps’ Write On! Creative Writing Competition (WOC) held in the first quarter of 2016.

Placing third in the national level (Philippines) of College Category 3 was COE junior student Micah Tubola, a BSED English major and a student of Prof. Villa in the subject Creative Writing.

ILOILO City - - Three faculty members and five students of the Kamphaeng Phet Rajabhat University (KPRU) of Thailand are currently at the West Visayas State University (WVSU) on a Faculty and Student Exchange Program that started on June 20 and ends on June 24, 2015.

WVSU has a Memorandum of Understanding with KPRU inked last August 2013 that will allow both universities, both having strong teacher education programs, to undertake academic exchange of students following the University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP) rules and regulations.

The Center for Research and Innovations in Science and Mathematics Education (CRISMEd) at West Visayas State University will collaborate with the National Organization of Science Teachers and Educators (NOSTE) to host the 2015 NOSTE International Research Conference-Workshop and Biennial Convention on September 18-21, 2015 @ Diversion 21 Hotel, Iloilo City and Boracay, Aklan.

2015 Int'l Research Conference-Workshop and Biennial Convention Promotional Poster & Schedule (PDF file 587 kb)