DOST-X is all set to launch the K-12 Ready STARBOOKS in Region X. This is an answer to the country’s increasing demand for knowledge and innovation. DOST-STII, the lead agency of the project, continued its efforts to inject more science and technology information materials even for the K-12 level learners. Very soon, DOST-X will bring in updates with K-12 content to the 104 kiosks of Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly Operated KioskS (STARBOOKS) in Northern Mindanao.
The Department of Science and Technology regional offices in Mindanao held its third Science and Technology Innovation (STI) Hub Cluster meeting last April 11, 2018, at the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines, Cagayan de Oro City. With the theme “ONE Island, ONE Science”, the meeting specified on the Design Engineering & Equipment Development category, which is currently lead by DOST-X Regional Director, Alfonso P. Alamban.
With the paper entitled RAIN-INDUCED LANDSLIDE MODELING OF CARMEN HILL, CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, the group of authors from Xavier University Engineering Resource Center of the Xavier University - Ateneo de Cagayan proudly walked on the stage as they were announced winner for the Mindanao Regional Scientific Meeting - Scientific Poster Session.
Pan Ni Coco Bakery in Calamba Misamis Occidental is the only producer of traditional local bread known as "sopas".
The owner believes that this traditional bread is formed by a heft of experiences through time and age. Pan ni Coco also believes that this traditional bread is an expression of culture that needs to be preserved.