Fully clad in sports outfits and armed with passion to protect the environment, the 214-strong Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) contingent led by its president Dr. Marl Ferenal joined more than 100,000 runners in the Run for Pasig Event last October 10, 2010.
The said event was part of the ABS-CBN Foundation’s initiatives to raise funds for the Pasig River and mobilize the Filipino people into real and prompt action. Although the runs began at different starting points, all converged in the Mall of Asia. The 10.10.10 Run for Pasig River event is expected to land the Philippines another … [Read more]
Calling all SISC alumni!
Southville International Schools and Colleges (SISC) will hold an Alumni Homecoming for College and High School on October 23, 2010, 6:00 PM, at Gym 1 of Luxembourg Campus.
This momentous event is a chance to reminisce the past and open communication channels for the future.
“It’s an opportunity for us to welcome you back after you left the portals of your alma mater, and a chance for us to know how SISC made you a mover of society who makes a difference in the life of others in the 21st century,” said Mr. Rene Aligonero, Head … [Read more]
Canadian Journalist and PeaceTech Founder Robin Pettyfer will talk about internationalism and the role of the youth in addressing issues concerning peace and other challenges and solutions during Southville International School and Colleges’ (SISC) International Week Celebration on October 18-23, 2010.
With the theme “Unity in Cultural Diversity,” the International Week Celebration is a school’s tradition aimed at making the students realize their indispensable part in nation building and cultural understanding.
Opening the celebration is the Parade of Nations featuring students from grade school to high school in their national costumes followed by week-long entrepreneurship bazaar of the students. Other … [Read more]
The College of Nursing held a seminar entitled Nursing Competencies: Bridging the Gap Towards Quality Patient Care and Safety last February 1, 2011. It was the 4th seminar held under the Nursing Development series spearheaded by Dean Carmel Villegas.
Dr. Rebecca Deleon Graboso, an accomplished Filipino nurse-practitioner working as head of the stroke unit in Riverview Medical Center, New Jersey, USA was invited to do the lecture. Her talk revolved on the concept of Evidence Based Practice (EBP) and stroke management.
The success of the seminar was evident from the positive responses by the students for keeping them up-to-date on … [Read more]
With the theme “Excellence in Nursing through Competence and Integrity”, BS Nursing students who had completed their Associate in Health Science Education were honored in the traditional Capping and Candle Lighting Ceremony held last December 11, 2010 in Luxembourg Gym. The special event, witnessed by parents, faculty members, and staff featured time-honored traditions like the pinning ceremony, candle lighting and the recitation of the Nightingale pledge.
A total of 61 students received their nursing caps and pins which they can now wear as part of the nursing uniform. The event also served as a reminder that more than “being in
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It is through empowering the youth that we cause change; as the youths of today, are leaders of tomorrow.
Anchored on the vision “developing movers of society”, Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) recently held a career fair for high school students from Muntinlupa, Parañaque and Las Piñas. Dubbed as SOLID Career Affair
, the event aimed at helping students decide on what course to take in college through mini workshops on examining one’s multiple intelligences, photography, website designing, creative writing, sign language, youthrepreneurship, a tour of the nursing laboratory and actual online stock trading at the school’s Capital Market … [Read more]
Min Kyoung Kyeong, a 2014 high school graduate of Southville International School and Colleges, was accepted in Yonsei University which is part of the Korean Ivy League Schools.
“Minkyoung has excellent leadership skills. She can mobilize group who can work on for a project such as the Poor Urban Child. She also makes sure that academic tasks are her top priority. She gives her heart to our writing activities, oral presentations or any project that we have in the class. The school is really happy of what she has achieved,” says Ms. Raquel Alberto-Colangoy, Subject Area Head for Filipino and … [Read more]
Southville’s College of Nursing has expanded its borders in the area of student research. Last February 20, 2015 two BSN research papers were accepted for presentation at the 8th MDCON Research Congress.
Effect Of Slow Breathing On Glucose Level And Blood Pressure Among Clients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus by Ralph Austria, Christian Daliva, Angelica Dela Cruz, Clarence Delos Santos, Reminiscence Moreno and Astrid M. De Leon, RN MAP, PGCE, (2014). This group was awarded Best Research Poster during the in-campus College of Nursing Research Poster Competition held last December 2014.
Grit Factor And Cognitive Achievement, Clinical Performance, And Professional … [Read more]
Just after Valentine’s Day weekend, February 16, 2015, love was still in the air for most of the BSN students who proved their love for their adopted Las Piñas CAA community. If love is about giving your best effort and going the extra mile, then that was what the senior BSN students and faculty proved today. Waking up at 5:45 am, they started with an early morning walk to the vicinity of the Barangay Hall in Aratiles Street. It was rather early for their senior citizen counterpart to join in.
While waiting for the official program to start the students … [Read more]
SISC is pleased to announce the launching of the search for the Top Outstanding Performing Students (TOPS) for academic year 2015-2016. This prestigious, competitive search is conducted among graduating high school students who have outstanding academic records and leadership potential. The scholarship, which is the major prize for the awardees, aims to support and encourage promising high school students to pursue higher education, thereby developing future leaders who will contribute back to their communities, and ultimately, strengthening the country.
The scholarship slots for incoming first year college students are available in the following courses: BS Accountancy; BS Nursing; AB Communication; … [Read more]