July2017


College of Nursing Fosters International Collaboration

Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) recently hosted the study tour of Nursing students and faculty members from Singapore’s Ngee Ann Polytechnic School of Health Sciences. The visitors observed SISC BS Nursing students in various clinical settings, and were acquainted with SISC’s community health assessment program for the children of poor families in the barangay. Dean Carmelita Villegas, Nursing instructors and SISC Nursing students shared best practices and exchanged academic insights with the visitors.

The SISC Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program, with its solid academic and clinical foundation, nurturing instruction and strong values education, prepares students to meet … [Read more]

SGEN Inks Pact with China

Led by Southville International School and Colleges, the Southville Global Education Network (SGEN) an affiliation of 7 premier educational institutions in the country, and Jimei University, one of the key universities in Fujian Province, China, strengthened their partnership once more during the visit last August 21, 2009 of the latter’s administrators headed by their President, Professor Jiande Gu, together with staff from the Chinese Education Center in the Philippines, and Hanban, the executive body of the Chinese Language Council International.
SGEN and Jimei University have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) when the former’s top brass visited China on June … [Read more]

Communication students conduct Oral Communication workshop

Communication 3 students under Ms. Mylene Manalo held their last outreach program last Wednesday, March 8, 2016, at the SISC Media Center. Students from CAA were invited to Southville International School and Colleges to participate in a “Workshop on Oral Communication”, which covers basic information in creating a PowerPoint presentation.

The outreach started with the SISC invocation followed by the prayer before meals led by Darryl Papa. The students were then asked to eat their lunch before starting with the presentation of 3 different groups led by Darryl Papa, Joan Llamas, and Lance Nator. Each group provided different topics and … [Read more]

IB Holds Interactive School Fair

Breaktimes are usually a relief from the tensions of classwork and lectures.Ultimately, the idea of learning can be a drag when one can be resting. On January 14, students of the International Baccalaureate Programme hosted a fair with interactive activities for everyone.

The IB fair was open to all from eight in the morning to four in the afternoon. Inside Luxembourg Hall, six booths— stemming from main subject groups of the intensive coursework of the students— different attractions were available to try. These included Language and Literature, Foreign Languages, Physics, Psychology, Mathematics and the Arts. Each was showcased by students … [Read more]

Southville retains IB World School status

Southville International School and Colleges successfully passed the five-year evaluation of the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) receiving positive results and some commendations in the process. SISC was authorized as an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School in August 2005 and graduated its ninth batch of IB students last June 2015. Currently, the SISC IB Programme is offered in the Grades 11 and 12 levels.

As part of the IB Diploma Programme, IB schools undergo a self-evaluation every five years. The purpose of the self-evaluation is to ensure that the integrity and standards of the IB Diploma Programme are maintained. The International … [Read more]

Southville President gets published on The Oceania

Southville President Dr. Marl V. Ferenal is a featured contributor in the May-June issue of The Oceania, ANZCHAM Philippines’ bi-monthly magazine. His article entitled “Education Opportunities under the AEC Landscape” is published under the ASEAN Education section.… [Read more]

Back-to-school can be Stress-Free: 4 things to do before your first day!

I bet every student enjoys the time of their lives during summer vacation. Some would even wish to have it extended if possible. But then reality knocks and the first day of school is just around the corner. The last few weeks before school starts can be the most stressful for students, and one reason is the abrupt adjustment from vacation to back-to-school mindset.

Going back to school can be stress-free. Here are four tips that will help you enjoy your last few days of vacation while looking forward to the first day of school:

1. Reset your sleeping schedule[Read more]

The Art in Nursing

One critical aptitude in professional nursing practice is to be able to render culturally congruent care to clients. This concept was introduced by a modern nurse theorist Madeleine Leininger, who recognized the importance of transcultural care. The BSN program at SISC believes in developing future nurses to be well-rounded valuing the contribution of art and humanities in enhancing the quality of our nursing practice.
SISC College of Nursing has been a school of choice for a number of Filipino-American students wanting to finish a BSN course. After four years they not only acquire the quality nursing education they came for … [Read more]

SISC IB Students Led International Peace Day Celebration

As an IB World School, SISC shares the responsibility of promoting peace and managing conflict so everyone can live together peacefully not only on a global scale but also in personal and classroom interactions. It is for this reason that the International Baccalaureate students led the school’s 1st International Peace Day celebration last September 22, 2014. The event was highlighted by activities such as the Wall of Peace, Storytelling, A Thousand Cranes for Peace, and Peace Talk which involved students from preschool to college.

WALL OF PEACE

On the Wall of Peace, the students, teachers and other stakeholders were asked … [Read more]

Southville Football Players represented Team PH in 3 European Football Youth Tournaments

Gabriel Aguilar and Prince Alfred Dellosa, student-athletes of Southville International School and Colleges, participated in Makati Football Club Inc.’s Europe Tour 2013 representing the Philippines in three International Youth Tournaments. The matches were held in Bendorm, Spain for the Costa Blanca Cup, Goteburg, Sweden for the Gothia Cup and Hjoring, Denmark for the Dana.

S.I.S.C’s, Mr. Gerard Navarro  served as Manager of the delegation. The MFC delegation was composed of 50 players (4 teams – Boys 10 to 15), 8 officials, and parents. The Philippine Youth Delegation is sanctioned by the NCR Football Association, the Philippine Football Federation, the Philippine … [Read more]