Latest S&T News in REGION 1

Dagupan students showcase innovative inventions
Posted: Tuesday, March 10, 2020
INVENTIONS. Works of Colegio de Dagupan students (from left to right) Dexter De Guzman, Franz Velasco, Lorden Kim Cornel and their advisers are part of the exhibit at the Arzadon Research Center of their school. Their inventions include a smart trashcan with De Guzman, a smart home by Cornel, and a smart mirror by Velasco. (Photo by Hilda Austria) DAGUPAN CITY — A smart home, mirror, and trashcan are among the inventions of the students in Colegio de Dagupan (CdD) here. In an interview Monday, Grade 12 student Dexter de Guzman said he came up with a smart trashcan that does only serve its main purpose, but could prevent the spread of viruses and germs. “Naisip ko po na madami na ngayong kumakalat na viruses or bacteria baka po dahil din iyon sa mga maruming basurahan (I thought that...   read full story

DOST OKs P12.3-M indigenous plants project
Posted: Tuesday, March 03, 2020
INDIGENOUS PLANT PROJECT. DOST Secretary Fortunato dela Peña approves the PHP12.3 million fund for the Phase 2 project of the Mariano Marcos State University. Dubbed as, Tuklas Lunas Development Center, the project aims to continue the development of herbal and potentially medicinal products using indigenous plant species (IPS) available in Ilocos Norte. (Photo courtesy of DOST) BATAC CITY, Ilocos Norte – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has approved the PHP12.3-million fund for the Phase 2 project of the Mariano Marcos State University-Tuklas Lunas Development Center (MMSU-TLDC) to continue on embarking the development of herbal and potentially medicinal products using indigenous plant species (IPS) available in the province. In a statement issued on Friday, MMSU pres...   read full story

DOST-1 RSTL to launch new laboratory services
Posted: Monday, March 02, 2020
SAN FERNANDO CITY, Feb. 29 (PIA) – The Department of Science and Technology Regional Office 1 – Regional Standards and Testing Laboratory (DOST-1 RSTL) will be launching its new laboratory services on...   read full story

ECC, DOST promote Employees’ Compensation Program among MSMEs
Posted: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Feb. 11 (PIA) – The Employees’ Compensation Commission-Regional Extension Unit 1 (ECC-REU1) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST)-Pangasinan teamed up to strengthen...   read full story

Ilocos Norte hosts DOST's Regional S&T Week 2019
Posted: Monday, September 30, 2019
LAOAG CITY, Sept. 27 (PIA) – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in the Ilocos opened a four-day science and technology fair at the Laoag Centennial Arena  in this city on September 17-20 ...   read full story

Pangasinan town hosts Sci-Tech Caravan
Posted: Wednesday, August 14, 2019
SCI-TECH CARAVAN. Students and a teacher from Bayambang town watch as one of the exhibitors in the Science and Technology Caravan showcases their technology. The caravan runs from August 13-16, 2019...   read full story

Factory of nutritious snacks to rise in Pangasinan town
Posted: Wednesday, August 14, 2019
NUTRITIOUS SNACKS. Okra, onion, and squash chips are among the products being showcased at the Science and Technology Caravan at Bayambang Pangasinan town from Aug.13-16, 2019. One Food Corporation ...   read full story

MMSU puts up intellectual property office
Posted: Monday, August 05, 2019
MMSU president Shirley C. Agrupis (in green and maroon dress) leads other university officials in unveiling the symbolic marker of the Intellectual Property and Technology Business Management (IP-TB...   read full story