Alumnus’ Stamps and Paper Bills Collection Arrives in Southville Museum

Alumnus’ Stamps and Paper Bills Collection Arrives in Southville Museum

SISC alumnus, Jose Enrico Quinsaat, visited Southville last January 7 with a long-held collection of stamps and paper bills donated to the school’s museum. Joined by his mother, Mrs. Zeny Quinsaat, he officially turned over his collection to support the school’s mission of providing a venue to conserve artistic and historical pieces in the southern part of Metro Manila. Each of those collected stamps and paper bills tells a story as he explored different museums in foreign lands. He was impressed by the presentation in each gallery commending it as an efficient way to allow patrons to have a full … [Read more]

Garage Sale for a Cause: An Outreach Program under Operation Paglingap to Give Deprived Communities a Leg Up

Garage Sale for a Cause: An Outreach Program under Operation Paglingap to Give Deprived Communities a Leg Up

The recent holiday season blissfully overwhelmed us with festivities and gifts we truly cherished. But more than the joy of receiving, how does one return the favor and express care through giving?

Southville International School and Colleges, beyond learning excellence, is also known for its humanitarian projects. Each year, the institution comes up with an activity to further engage its people in community volunteer work known as Southville for Others (SFO). As one community, the SFO allows people to collaborate in making a positive impact on the less fortunate citizens for several years, particularly at its main district in the [Read more]

A Mother’s Legacy: Her Life Purpose and Fruit of Hard Work

A Mother’s Legacy: Her Life Purpose and Fruit of Hard Work

Generation Y has raised the bar for modern parenting with driving passions and deep curiosity about our drastically changing world. We live in an era of globally competitive individuals all eyeing the highest rung of the ladder of personal and professional success; a generation influenced by personalities as diverse as Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Richard Branson, Yo-Yo Ma, Kanye West, and Kendall Jenner. It takes a broad parenting skillset for a mother to embrace the responsibility of meeting these expectations as one nurtures globally productive citizens in the 21st century.

Dr. Marjorie S. Gutierrez – Tangog is a mother of … [Read more]

Monarchs Bag Awards at the YALE UNIVERSITY WORLD SCHOLAR’S CUP 2018

Monarchs Bag Awards at the YALE UNIVERSITY WORLD SCHOLAR’S CUP 2018

Eighteen student delegates, forty-three SILVER medals, sixty-six GOLD medals, one TROPHY… Monarchs showcased Southville’s intellectual supremacy during their debut competition at the World Scholar’s Cup – Tournament of Champions last November 16-21 at Yale University.

Cuitlauzina Brianna Cerbito, Akisha Julianne Cu, Renz Leobert del Rosario and Miguel Dominico Alzona made it to the list of Top 100 Champion Scholars awarded at the said competition where ALZONA and DEL ROSARIO were proclaimed Philippines’ Rank 1 and 2 respectively.

Southville’s commitment to its international character has been witnessed by global academic fellows through a powerhouse team:

Students:

Robert Constantine … [Read more]

King’s College London welcomes Southville’s Alumna, Isabelle Young

King’s College London welcomes Southville’s Alumna, Isabelle Young

Our homegrown monarch is set to study abroad at one of the world’s top-ranking universities, King’s College London in January 2019.

In 2016, Isabelle Young graduated at the top of her International Baccalaureate (IB) Class. Having taken IB Biology at Higher Level fostered her interest in the natural science, which only deepened at the university.

Currently in her third year at Emory University, Isabelle is majoring in Biology. She assists in a research laboratory in the Biochemistry Department at the Emory School of Medicine. Outside of research, she is an Executive Board Member of the Asian Student Organization, a Chair [Read more]

Southville Holds Seminar on Handling Children with Special Needs

Southville Holds Seminar on Handling Children with Special Needs

Southville – College of Education will gather tomorrow, November 16, to discuss concerns on the alternative programs for students with special needs. The goal of the event is to spread awareness about the most effective strategies SPED educators can attain to improve their Home-School Collaboration Program.  Making this event more fruitful, is a respected Special Education Teacher, Mr. Joel E. Miralles from Ladd Lane Elementary School, California USA.

 

The event is open to the public. For slot reservation, you may reach 825-6374 local 100 and look for Ms. Elyds Reyes or Ms. Malen Ibanez.

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ACTS Manila – Southville Ballerinas Join Performance at the CCP

ACTS Manila – Southville Ballerinas Join Performance at the CCP

Company member Pam Buot and aspirants Clare Egalla, Pia Mercado and Reese Suarez, who started ballet training at ACTS Manila – Southville under the supervision of Director Jan Manlapig, made it to the roster of the ballet show Narratives in Motion staged last November 4, 2018, at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Main Theater. The ballet company scouted talent from its affiliate schools to come up with twenty aspirants and seven company members who presented the show’s message of redemption and new beginnings.

Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) has been collaborating with ACTS Manila for the past [Read more]

SISFU Partner University DMU named University of the Year

SISFU Partner University DMU named University of the Year

De Montfort University (DMU) in Leicester, UK, one of the partner educational institutions of Southville International School Affiliated with Foreign University (SISFU), has been named University of the Year for Social Inclusion by The Sunday Times Good University Guide.

DMU was chosen due to its diverse population and the success of its students in exams and graduate job prospects. Vice-Chancellor Professor Dominic Shellard said that the award is a recognition of DMU as an institution where all staff and students are afforded the respect, inspiration, space and support to reach their full potential.

SISFU President  Dr. Melva Diamante has nothing [Read more]

Southville Invites Renowned Speakers to Learning Workshop

Southville Invites Renowned Speakers to Learning Workshop

“The human potential is endless as long as we learn how to TIP it, and TAP it to be able to reach the TOP of our potential,” explains Ms. Phi Anh De Castro, Southville International School and Colleges Parenting Education Center Officer, of the upcoming learning workshop “Transformative Learning & Change Using Whole Brain Literacy (WBL) set on October 6, 2018, 9:00-4:00PM, at the Luxembourg Hall.

The seminar will feature renowned speakers Dr. Perla Rizalina M.  Tayko and Dr. Gloria S. Chavez who will expound on discovering  and appreciating the patterns of thinking needed to learn and lead.  Furthermore, … [Read more]

Southville Hosts Celebrity Book Talk with Filipino Historian Xiao Chua

Southville Hosts Celebrity Book Talk with Filipino Historian Xiao Chua

The Southville College Library will hold its 4th Celebrity Book Talk with Filipino historian Michael Charleston “Xiao” B. Chua as the guest celebrity.  Mr. Chua will talk about “Books That Inform, Books That Inspire, Books That Entertain and Books That Persuade” on October 5, 2018.

The event aims to foster a reading culture through the active promotion of literature. This is in line with Southville’s commitment to spread the love for reading among its stakeholders especially its students.

Mr. Roderick Ramos, the College Library Head, shared his excitement of the upcoming event. “I am positive that the Book Talk … [Read more]