URS Baseball Team, Contingents Shine
The State Colleges and Universities Athletic Association (SCUAA) National Olympics 2015 was held in Cagayan Valley February 8 to 15. Hosted by the Cagayan State University (CSU), the National Capital Region (NCR) had once again made it on top in the country-wide state universities and colleges (SUCs) competition.
The Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities of the Philippines (AACCUP) gave recognition to the University of Rizal System (URS) as one among the top 11 ranking SUCs with accredited programs.
The following certificates of recognition have been awarded: Rank 1 among the top 11 ranking SUCs with the most number of programs granted accreditation status candidate and accredited programs from levels I – IV with 48programs; Rank 1 among the top 11 ranking SUCs with the most number of programs awarded Level I accredited status with 28 programs; and, Rank 2 among the top 11 ranking SUCs with the most number of accredited programs with a total of 36.
The awarding was held during the 28th Annual Conference of the AACCUP at the Centennial Hall, Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park, Manila on February 18.
Dr. Ronnie Parica, VP for Administration and Finance, received the awards. /abc
The National Service Training Program (NSTP)program under the Republic Act 9163 (The NSTP Act of 2001) is a 2-semester program required for all college students. Students can choose among Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC), Civic Welfare Training Service (CWTS) or Literacy Training Service (LTS) to satisfy their NSTP requirement.
Dr. Marita Canapi, president of URS and Dr. Nancy Pascual, URS – Morong Campus director, attended the 20th General Assembly and Biennial Conference of the Asian Associate of Agricultural Colleges and Universities (AAACU) at the Kasersart University, Nakhon Pathom Province, Thailand.