BAYBAY CITY, LEYTE- The VSU College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) kicked-off its 18th Founding Anniversary for this year’s CAS month with the theme: Advancing Arts and Sciences Education in the 21st Century held last February 3, 2020 at the VSU RDE Hall, Baybay City, Leyte.

NAVAL, Biliran- VSU Python’s basketball player Joedel Barcus injured his left shoulder during Basketball Men’s first game against SLSU King Fishers, Monday, December 9 at the BiPSU Gymnasium.

GOOD SAMARITAN. Charito Arnejo shakes hands with Kristian Rio Phyl from the Eastern Samar State University (ESSU) after returning his wallet. Photo from The Pillar Publication

A traffic enforcer on-duty near the Biliran Province State University (BiPSU) was approached by a student informing him of a wallet possibly lost by another fellow-studnent.

EXHILARATING. A skydiver carries a banner to welcome delegates reading "#WOWSCUAAisgr8@BiPSU" a few minutes before the parade begun.

 The event featured rare and complimentary performances with color, music and glamour showcasing the rich Biliran aptitudes.

After being runners up last year, Molave Men’s Hall (MMH) has claimed the championship title during the University Inter-dormitory Student Body (UISB) Quiz Show held at VSU Convention Center on Monday, November 25.

FOR THE ENVIRONMENT. Volunteers from various student organizations meet at the VSU beach for a clean-up drive. Photo by TARSIER Philippines

To continuously promote the protection and restoration of the environment.

PRESS FREEDOM. Amaranth answers backlash after openly supporting online news outlet, Rappler. Graphics by Raymud Pastoril

This is not just about Rappler. It’s also about us.

ORDERLY. Students at the cash division situated at the stage of the VSU gymnatorium during the enrollment of S.Y. 2017 - 2018 second semester. Photo by Bryan Delos Reyes

 "The enrollment this semester was better because..."

5K SAGA. Amaranth chronicles VSU's experiences with CHED's one-time grant of P5,000 to students affected by Yolanda.

(UPDATED) 540 million pesos is a big amount. To the ordinary student, even five thousand pesos could have been a really big help.

ANGRY. Students are frustrated about how CHED and VSU is handling the five-thousand peso one-time grant for students affected by Yolanda.

"If they want to help many students, they should extend the deadline."

Recognizing which school raked in the most number of medals for their hard work is fair. Declaring an “overall champion” based on a point system is not. It is problematic.

The choice lies on the hands of our college presidents on April this year and it is our responsibility as members to encourage them to make a good choice.

LOVE. A couple enjoys a romantic walk at the VSU Eco Park

The ‘what ifs’ of Viscan undergrads’ love match


NAVAL,Biliran- After a thrilling performance in eight swimming event, Therese Alonzo of Visayas State University (VSU) breaks five SCUAA records and copped seven gold.

VISCAN BALL BOY. As a ball boy, Aldrick’s job is to retrieve and supply tennis balls while the athletes play.

John Aldrick Agravante, student at daytime and ball boy at night.

SINGING VENDOR. Borj's pride is his golden voice and delicacies packed with '1000 vitamins'.

The words of a man whose dreams once lie outside the border of the place he calls home.

THE COBBLER. Lilia Abuso, 72 years old from Negros Oriental has been in VSU for more than 20 years.

"Kay ang ako gusto, magminyo man gani ko, ako gihigugma. Bisag unsay porma sa tawo, basta mahigugma ko."

Models: (Male) Lenard Maitem, (Female) Cherry Mae Cervantes. Photo by Edmar Romero

Love, as explained by science.

We need to think before we leap, let us be informed and prepared because the best prevention of the disease is by being well-informed.

How to make the most out of modern technology.

This is no science fiction. Really, if burning of fossil fuels such as coals are not minimized, the situation above would not be superficial as it now appears to be.

“The quickest way to handicap the brain is to deprive it of sleep. If university students are trying to do a good job and be successful, they ought to give sleeping a first priority if they want to use brains.” - Dr. Stanley Harris

So, how's your sleep last night?

Naval, Biliran – VSU’s table tennis women reclaims champ title against the Sea Lions of Philippine Institute of Technology (PIT) with a score of two to one in the SCUAA games, Tuesday, December 10, 2019.

Naval, Biliran – VSU Pythons defends their champ title in this years’ SCUAA games. Pythons lawn tennis women contended with Blue Sharks of Samar State University (SSU) for gold. VSU Pythons won with a score of 8-love during the singles set B, Wednesday, December 11, 2019.

NAVAL, Biliran- The moment the lights and suave music filled the room, ladies in killer heels, vibrant and sparkling costumes and gorgeous make-up with gracious gentlemen made a sparkling dance sport entrance in the gymnasium of Biliran Province State University (BiPSU) on Tuesday night, December 9.

FOR THE CROWN. Carmela Rustia & Carl Lencer Rebadomia are VSU's representatives for this year's Search for Mister & Miss SCUAA-8. Photos: ESSU's SCUAA 2018 page

Will the ex-factor work this time around?

EDUCATION & SPORTS. CHED Chairman J. Prospero E. De Vera talked as keynote speaker during the opening ceremony of SCUAA 2018.

De Vera remarked that sports, like education, needs discipline, diligence, and determination.

VICTORY. Centaurs faction celebrating their win during the closing ceremony of the 2017 Intramural Games. Photo by VSU Web Team

This is a first in a while that the Cyberwarriors did not place first in the system-wide edition of the Intramural games.

HURRIED? CHED's Regional Office sent the memo on June 23 and asked SUCs to comply by June 28.

Dean of Students Prof. Loreto addresses the confusion about CHED's one-time grant.

The secretariat’s overall tallies and rankings do not reflect how the schools really performed.