Visayas State University - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Visayas State University


Volunteer group raises funds to cover shortage of PPE in Leyte

May 09, 2020 - 11:54 PM

Through the civic engagement group Tabang PH, a fundraising initiative was organized to produce alternative personal protective equipment for frontliners and other vulnerable groups

Visayas State University cleared after bomb threat

Mar 28, 2019 - 10:58 PM

VSU President Edgardo Tulin urges students to remain vigilant following the 'security threat' that prompted the suspension of classes and office work in the university

SWEEPING EVERY CORNER. Bomb sniffing dogs check one of the dorms inside VSU Upper Campus on March 27, 2019. Contributed Photo

WATCH: #MoveLeyte: 'Social Good in the Digital Age' forum in VSU

Sep 12, 2018 - 5:02 PM

Tickets to the public forum are free, but seats are limited. Register now!

College student shot dead in Baybay City

Aug 28, 2018 - 2:20 PM

(UPDATED) Ronie Bercede Recilla was a computer science student at the Visayas State University

STUDENT KILLED. Visayas State University student Ronie Bercede Recilla is gunned down near a vulcanizing shop in Baybay City, Leyte. Photo courtesy of Jed Cortes/Amaranth

VSU turns over flood hazard, resource maps to Eastern Visayas towns

Jun 11, 2017 - 9:14 AM

After 3 years of research VSU turns over high resolution maps and data in CDs to representatives of local government units in the 5 provinces of Region 8

Retired prof runs against 2 'goliaths' for Baybay City mayoral seat

May 03, 2016 - 3:45 PM

Dr Tomas Fernandez Jr a veterinarian from Visayas State University enters the political fray in Baybay City against incumbent city mayor Carmen Loreto Cari and businesswoman Marilou Galenzoga Baligod

DOC TOM. The retired professor talks with people at Baybay City’s plaza before his caravan on May 2. Photo by Prince Darius Lina/Rappler.

Santiago, Poe top Iloilo universities mock polls

Apr 28, 2016 - 11:16 PM

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago tops two out of 3 mock university polls in Iloilo while Poe wins in one university

Leyte students to Romualdez: Don't use Yolanda in campaign

Jan 21, 2016 - 5:54 PM

But in the forum senatorial bet Martin Romualdez thanks students who extended help after Yolanda calling them an inspiration that lifted us all

Senatorial candidate and incumbent Leyte Representative Martin Romualdez gives his speech during #TheLeaderIWant Forum at the De La Salle University Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium on January 20, 2016

2 UP teachers arrested in protest vs P2.2-B budget cut

Sep 24, 2015 - 11:48 PM

The University of the Philippines the country s premier state university is set to get the biggest drop in its budget under the Aquino administration in 2016

[DASH of SAS] 'Mercy' sex in Iloilo

Aug 26, 2015 - 4:03 PM

They are transitional men They engage in sex transactionally on a case to case basis or maybe when the need arises

Yolanda survivors in Iloilo show posttraumatic growth – study

Nov 23, 2014 - 11:51 AM

Local researchers find that survivors from northern Iloilo are now in positive psychological states a year after Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan

Brown water, black sand

Sep 03, 2014 - 12:16 PM

This is the story of a Yolanda affected town s struggle to recover from the disaster as it fights black sand mining operation

Rappler returns: #MoveLeyte

Aug 09, 2013 - 8:06 AM

Rappler returns to the Visayas State University in Baybay City Leyte to hold a forum on disaster preparedness on Friday August 9

#MoveIloilo: Keeping elections honest

Feb 27, 2013 - 7:37 PM

Rappler moves Ilolilo in this latest chat series hosted by Central Philippines University

Passion and purpose in #MoveLeyte

Jan 30, 2013 - 6:55 PM

Provincial politics and an insatiable appetite for progress set the agenda for the day’s discussion

The #MoveLeyte crowd was pretty diverse, don't you think? Photo by Bea Cupin

Take a stand. Tell your story.

Jan 28, 2013 - 6:11 PM

Students of the Visayas State University produce an advocacy video that encourages students to speak up on burning national and local issues

#MoveLeyte attracts over a thousand

Jan 26, 2013 - 11:32 PM

Students from over 20 universities join counterparts from Visayas State University in Baybay City Leyte to learn about how technology can be used in the coming elections