STARBOOKS CONVENTION IN CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY: A SHARING OF KNOWLEDGE AND LEARNING Posted: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
DOST-X Staff with DOST-STII Director Richard P. Burgos and Junior Breakthrough 2017 Winner, Ms. Hillary Diane E. Andales
The Department of Science and Technology Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) hosted the STARBOOKS National Convention Mindanao Cluster at N Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental. The convention lasted from November 14 to November 15, 2018 and was participated by school beneficiaries and DOST staff from all parts of Mindanao. The gathering aimed to equip beneficiaries the skills to maximize the use of STARBOOKS, as well as open them to other opportunities.
STARBOOKS, or the Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly Operated Kiosks, is the first S&T digital library in the Philippines. It is a stand-alone information s...read full story
DOST-PCAARRD articulates S&T promotion stance in Caraga FIESTA Posted: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Marita A. Carlos, Director of the Applied Communication Division (ACD), PCAARRD (center left) and Congressman Lawrence H. Fortun (center right) of the First District of Agusan del Norte, did the ribbon cutting, which marks the opening of the Balanghay Festival exhibit held in the City of Butuan Sports Complex at Barangay Libertad. (Image credit: Jamsey E. Perez, ACD, PCAARRD)
BUTUAN CITY, Agusan del Norte The spirit of cooperation among our partners in the Caraga region inspires a dynamic development and promotion of science-based know how and tools that will boost the productivity of the country's agricultural sector. As such, this cooperation should bring us beyond mere farm production to product creation and commercialization.
This was how Marita A. Carlos, Director of the A...read full story