A Year of Virtual Online Classes



A Year of Virtual Online Classes

The Southville Virtual Online Learning and Teaching (VOLT) Program has made a significant impact in the academic year 2020-2021. As it reflects the school’s 5Cs Curriculum which stands for Competence, Character, Collaboration, Commitment to Achieve and Creativity, it has provided students with a meaningful, rigorous, and relevant virtual online education anchored on international standards,  and supported by heavy investments in technological infrastructure and the professional development of faculty and staff.  Southville is one of the most prepared institutions in the Philippines for digital learning having continually used online learning tools since 2010. 

Committed to providing Virtual Online Expertise, Positive Online … [Read more]

Southville Finishes Third Place in an International Business Plan Competition



Southville Finishes Third Place in an International Business Plan Competition

The only Philippine Team finalist made up by Southville BS Entrepreneurship students recently won at the ProVeg International , a non-governmental organization that originated from Germany with four country offices respectively in Poland, Spain, and the United Kingdom. It aims to address dietary campaigns to prevent the increasing number of serious health issues such as cancer and heart diseases through innovating plant-based products. This year, ProVed Asia launched the very first ProVeg Food Innovation Challenge that welcomed pioneer participants from all over the world including Southville’s very own, Keessy Almazan, Nadine Magnaye, and Venus Rubia who finished 3rd Place among … [Read more]

From A High Schooler to College Dean’s Merit Awardee (Jodi Sta. Maria – A Timeline)



From A High Schooler to College Dean’s Merit Awardee (Jodi Sta. Maria – A Timeline)

“She may be Maya Dela Rosa, Amor Powers, and soon to be Dr. Jill Illustre but to us (Southville) she is Jodi Chrissie Sta. Maria , Bachelor of Science in Psychology’s Dean’s Merit Awardee, Class 2021.” Dr. Jocelyn P. Tizon, President – Southville International School and Colleges.

Before her breakthrough as an actress, Jodi was a normal teenager who had a simple dream to perform well in school so she could make her mother proud. While opportunities in the limelight came early to this high schooler ,education has always been the center of her life. Jodi would spend hours taping … [Read more]

CHED on Higher Education Internationalization Recognizing Southville



CHED on Higher Education Internationalization Recognizing Southville

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) commenced its 27th Founding Anniversary and the country’s First National Higher Education Day with the theme PADYAK! Moving Forward, Claiming Victory for Philippine Higher Education (Pamantasan: Pandayan Tungo sa Kaunlaran). Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) and Southville International School Affiliated with Foreign Universities (SISFU) addressed Adult Learning, Learning at Any Age, and Continuing Education in a virtual interview featuring CHED’s Chairman, Dr. J. Prospero De Vera III and one of the country’s celebrated artists, an award-winning actress, and Southville homegrown student, Ms. Jodi Sta. Maria. “This year’s celebration commemorates a significant milestone for [Read more]

The Making of an AMAZING Teacher as told by Dr. Chit Crisostomo



The Making of an AMAZING Teacher as told by Dr. Chit Crisostomo

What makes an AMAZING teacher? Answers definitely vary. In Southville, one amazing woman takes on its epitomical qualities through her shared experiences and mastery of life in personal, academic, and professional aspects. Here is a life spent in school corridors and still a continued daily routine navigating classrooms and halls featuring Dr. Conchita Camba Crisostomo, affectionately known as Dr. Chit who has been graduating students of diverse ages ever since she got into the academe field.

Women are mostly represented in the teaching profession across all levels primarily due to their caring attitude and Dr. Chit had a clear vision … [Read more]

Southville’s FIRST International Research Conference 2021



Southville’s FIRST International Research Conference 2021

Southville College Division draws up its first International Research Conference (IRC) with the theme “Thinking Globally: Sustainable Development Goals in the 4th Industrial Revolution happening on July 15-16, 2021 via Zoom. The conference will welcome top researchers from various colleges and universities across the globe. The event is compliant with the Department of Tourism’s call for the involvement of the country in pursuit of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations General Assembly. Discourse on industrial trends in the digital era will vary in different fields; Communication, Psychology, Tourism, Information Technology, Business, and Environment. Participants will be … [Read more]

These Goin’ Bulilit Stars Join Southville Student Ambassadors



These Goin’ Bulilit Stars Join Southville Student Ambassadors

The various ways individuals attain education through the years have inspired today’s well-developed strategies and systems to aid different learning styles and preferences. As there are students who still choose traditional schooling, the versatile features of technology provided opportunities for people to vary their daily routines while studying, making it possible at any time and place. For many years, Southville has been graduating students who have successfully completed their academic studies while chasing their passions in other fields – celebrated athletes and artists to name a few. All of them would mention program flexibility in their search for the right … [Read more]

Southville: Home to Highest Board Passing Rates, South of Manila



Southville: Home to Highest Board Passing Rates, South of Manila

Welcome to Southville International School and Colleges, College Division, the youngest institution to be granted “AUTONOMOUS Status” by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). 

Home to Highest BOARD Topnotchers, South of Manila!

 In A.Y. 2018-2019, SISC continuously celebrated milestones and recognitions attained by students and faculty members across the College Division.  The College of Nursing marked 100% board passing rate for five consecutive years  producing (3) Top Notchers – Laurice Sobong with a rating of 85.8%, Katrina Dauden who achieved 85.6%, and Tamam Abu Rayyan with 85.4%. In 2016, Jasmine Celina Lazaro placed ninth. In 2015, John Anthony Ngo received … [Read more]

SOUTHVILLE OPENS FIRST FILIPINO HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTION IN THE UAE



SOUTHVILLE OPENS FIRST FILIPINO HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTION IN THE UAE

SISC President Jocelyn Tizon (center) signed a memorandum of agreement with officials of the Center for Global Excellence to open a satellite campus in the United Arab Emirates.

The global expansion of Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) is on! SISC will become the first Philippine academic institution to establish a campus in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with the opening of its doors to college students in September 2021. Known as Southville RAK, the international college run by Filipinos for Filipinos is located in the heart of the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah and will offer both undergraduate and … [Read more]

Beauty Queen and Top 1 Military Reservist Winwyn Marquez,a Teacher That Is to Happen Yet



Beauty Queen and Top 1 Military Reservist Winwyn Marquez,a Teacher That Is to Happen Yet

Language can be learned but will and determination cannot. It has to come from the heart. It has to be natural.

The world was all ears to Teresita Senn “Winwyn” Marquez at the 2017 Reina HispanoAmericana Coronation Night. For a woman who wears many hats, dubbed as multi-achiever, and consistently reaching the top rank in various fields, let’s get to know this homegrown Southville alumna. 

“Determination has to be natural,” indeed, for Winwyn who is determined to explore her opportunities be it for leisure or work. Having joined Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) at the age of five, she … [Read more]