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Dr. Mario R. Briones is new LSPU President

July 19, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

Dr. Mario R. Briones is named the new President of the Laguna State Polytechnic University (LSPU), May 21. The third president of the university was elected by the LSPU Board of Regents (BOR), headed by Commissioner Lilian A. De Las Llagas of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) at the CHED Office, Diliman, Quezon City. The former Campus Director of LSPU-San Pablo City took his oath on the same day, right after the election, officially sealing his assumption. The spirants whom Dr. Briones competed with w...

BRAVEST OF THEM ALL: LSPU 1st University in Region IV to undergo IA

July 19, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

The Laguna State Polytechnic University braved the Institutional Accreditation (IA), making it the first State University in Region IV. After three months of preparation and consultation, LSPU submitted its Sta. Cruz-Main Campus for review and evaluation of the Association of Chartered Colleges and Universities (AACCUP) Inc., April 22-26. The five-day accreditation was comprised of nine areas for evaluation, namely: Governance and Management (Area 1); Teaching, Learning, and Evaluation (Area 2); Faculty and Staf...

Pres De Vera awarded honorary doctorate degree

July 19, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

THAI NGUYEN, VIETNAM—President Nestor M. De Vera was awarded an Honorary Doctorate Degree conferred by the Ministry of Education and Training during the 25th Founding Anniversary of Thai Nguyen University (TNU), April 3. The award was given to him as appreciation for the years of effort and cooperation of the university in teaching the English language with educational institutions in Vietnam. In his message after receiving the degree, President De Vera shared that the award had been offered to him a few...

LSPU attends CHEDRO IV 25th Anniv

July 19, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

The Laguna State Polytechnic University participated in the Commission on Higher Education Regional Office IV (CHEDRO) 25th Anniversary in the conference themed “Convergence Initiatives on Higher Education with CHEDRO IV Partners” at the El Cielito Hotel, City of Sta. Rosa, May 2. Dr. Eden C. Callo, Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA), and Dr. Zenaida O. Vitasa, Director of the Curriculum Instruction Development and Quality Assurance (CIDQA) represented the university among participants from the...

LSPU Research Center opens doors to scientific and techno-entrep initiatives

July 19, 2019   Siniloan Campus   Campus Wide

SINILOAN, LAGUNA—The Laguna State Polytechnic University Research Center has started endorsing its facilities for scientific and techno-entrepreneur endeavors, May 27. Located at the LSPU-Siniloan (Host) Campus, the two-story Research Center is open not only to university faculty, students, and personnel but also to visitors who wish to make use of its facilities, provided that permission is accomplished. During the ocular visitation of the newly installed University President Dr. Mario R. Briones, Vice Pr...

LSPU-IDD hosts STEM Robotics expo for SHS

July 19, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

SAN PABLO CITY CAMPUS—The Laguna State Polytechnic University (LSPU) Ideation Design and Development (IDD) Laboratory conducted a Robotics Curriculum Design exposure to Senior High School (SHS) students taking up Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), March-May. The 10-day program was headed by Dr. Edilberto Z. Andal, IDD Project Leader and Associate Dean of the College of Teacher Education, in cooperation with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). The program was intended to b...

SUCs urged to ‘level up’

July 19, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

DILIMAN, QUEZON CITY—Presidents of State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) were urged to further level up their institution’s status, May 22. Commissioner Lilian A. De Las Llagas of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) told the presidents how she wanted her SUCs to excel as Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). On the one-day meeting, Commissioner Llagas also pointed out the importance of the efficiency of the Board of Regent Secretary, specifically how the performance of the secretary is reflec...

LSPU reviews Strategic Plan

July 19, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

TAGAYTAY CITY—The Laguna State Polytechnic University conducted a three-day workshop to review and update the University Strategic Plan for 2018-2020 at the Kimberly Hotel, April 14-17. To assure the attainment of the goals relative in gauging the performance of the university, specific indicators for the four (4) initiatives were analyzed whose numerical target were reviewed vis-à-vis the achievement of the university, serving as the bases for justifiable adjustments. Director Luis G. Banua of the ...

University Officials meet up to review employee conduct, dress code

July 18, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

The Administrative Council of the Laguna State Polytechnic University (LSPU) conducted a meeting regarding university policies on employee conduct and dress code at the LSPU Board Room, LSPU-Los Baños Campus, July 5. The Administrative Council meeting was attended by Efren Dela Paz, Vice President for Administration; Eden C. Callo, Vice President for Academic Affairs; Elena M. Manaig, Federated President of the Faculty Association (FA); Paulina Q. Quisido, FA President of San Pablo City Campus; Chester Alexi...

Lopez Satellite Campus Officials meet new University President

July 18, 2019   Lopez, Quezon Campus   Campus Wide

In support to the strong academic tie-up, LSPU-Lopez Satellite Campus Administrators and Local officials of the municipality paid a visit to the new University President Mario R. Briones. Isais B. Ubana, Board Member of the 4th District of Quezon, and Florencia L. Capella, Deputy Director of the Campus, headed the meeting with President Briones, reposting the status of the campus and proposing plans they have for the campus and the community. The establishment of the Lopez Campus has been one of the successful ...

LSPU, Liliw Municipality eye for Pilot Extension Classes

July 18, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

The Laguna State Polytechnic University and the Municipality of Liliw are working together in the implementation of LSPU Pilot Extension Classes in Liliw, Laguna for School Year 2019-2020. Headed by the honorable Mayor Ericson Sulibit, the Municipality of Liliw originally requested the university to establish an extension campus in the locality, offering programs related to teacher education and business education. Although the partnership sealed the approval in the E-Finance Committee subject for compliance of...

LSPU BOR creates Academic Committee

July 18, 2019   University Wide   Campus Wide

QUEZON, CITY—The Laguna State Polytechnic University Board of Regents (LSPU BOR) made a motion for the creation of the LSPU Academic Committee during its 1st and 2nd Quarter Board Meeting at the Commission on Higher Education, July 4. CHED Commissioner Lilian De Las Llagas, chairperson of the Board, initiated the establishment of an Academic Community among all State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) before their curricular programs be subjected for BOR Agenda to assure the quality of education to be provided....