14 ASCOT OJT Students Repatriated from Israel

Fourteen (14) Agriculture students from Aurora State College of Technology (ASCOT) who have completed their 11-month On-the-Job Training course under the Student Internship Abroad Program (SIAP) of the Granot Agrostudies Program in Israel were among the 260 Filipino Agriculture students repatriated from Israel on three scheduled flights to Manila. These agri-students were part of an continue reading : 14 ASCOT OJT Students Repatriated from Israel

STAND-ALONE SOLAR-POWERED LED STREET LIGHTING SYSTEM FOR THE THREE CAMPUSES OF ASCOT

The three ASCOT Campuses namely: Zabali Campus in Baler, Aurora; Bazal Campus in Maria Aurora, Aurora; and Casiguran Campus in Casiguran, Aurora, will soon brighten up with the Installation of Stand-Alone Solar-Powered LED Street Lighting System. An LED street light is an integrated light that uses light emitting diodes (LED) as its light source. It continue reading : STAND-ALONE SOLAR-POWERED LED STREET LIGHTING SYSTEM FOR THE THREE CAMPUSES OF ASCOT

TRAINING ON BOTON PRODUCT PROCESSING AND UTILIZATION

Training on “Boton Product Processing and Utilization” was conducted on October 1-2, 2020 at the Farmers’ Training Center (FTC) Dibet, Casiguran, Aurora. Participants were forty (40) members from the Pangkasama Multi-Purpose Cooperative of Casiguran. The training consisted of the following flow: Opening Program with an Invocation led by Ms. Chenie Mae T. Bibon; National Anthem continue reading : TRAINING ON BOTON PRODUCT PROCESSING AND UTILIZATION

DAAS ORIENTATION PROGRAM: “AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION IN THE NEW NORMAL”

Nobody should be left behind amidst the pandemic. The Department of Agriculture and Aquatic Sciences (DAAS) of ASCOT Bazal Campus conducted series of orientation program for first year, transferees, and old students, with the theme “Agricultural Education in the New Normal”. The first orientation was conducted on August 31, 2020 at Maria Aurora, Aurora then continue reading : DAAS ORIENTATION PROGRAM: “AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION IN THE NEW NORMAL”

GENDER SENSITIVITY TRAINING-WORKSHOP (MODULE PREPARATION)

ASCOT GAD sponsored a Gender Sensitivity Training-Workshop on Module Preparation, held on August 25, 2020 at the Accreditation Hall, Dr. Juan C. Angara Building, ASCOT Zabali Campus, Baler, Aurora. Participants of the program included all GAD Coordinators and Members of the GAD Technical Working Group (TWG). Mr. John Claufer Malapitan acted as overall facilitator. In continue reading : GENDER SENSITIVITY TRAINING-WORKSHOP (MODULE PREPARATION)

SEMINAR-WORKSHOP ON THE CONDUCT OF PSYCHOSOCIAL DEBRIEFING WITH GAD PERSPECTIVE

A two-day Seminar-Workshop on the Conduct of Psychosocial Debriefing with GAD Perspective was conducted on August 10 – 11, 2020. It was participated by twenty-one (21) selected participants from both the administration and higher education departments. The purpose of the seminar was to develop Life Coaches who can assist persons who are suffering from severe continue reading : SEMINAR-WORKSHOP ON THE CONDUCT OF PSYCHOSOCIAL DEBRIEFING WITH GAD PERSPECTIVE

ASCOT Senior High, Going the Extra Mile 2020 Psychological First-Aid & General Orientation: Coping with the New Normal

It is undeniable that this year has been extra challenging for everyone. It is almost like there are unfortunate events every month on top of the pandemic i.e. volcanic eruptions, typhoons, wild fires, social and political unrest, and the like. It is not the 2020 vision that we hoped for at the start of the continue reading : ASCOT Senior High, Going the Extra Mile 2020 Psychological First-Aid & General Orientation: Coping with the New Normal

ASCOT–FTC OPENS ANEW IN ITS OPERATION

The Farmers’ Training Center (FTC) of ASCOT has been, for a long time, idle and on the process of wearing down. Through the generous effort of the College President, Eutiquio L. Rotaquio, Jr., it has undergone rehabilitation and improvement and is now open for Extension Activities, Trainings, Agricultural Activities and Summer Classes. ASCOT–FTC was formerly continue reading : ASCOT–FTC OPENS ANEW IN ITS OPERATION

TRAINING ON E-LEARNING USING ZOOM APPLICATION FOR ASCOT FACULTY AND STAFF

The world is beset by CoViD-19 pandemic. In this current situation wherein most business establishments and institutions including schools are experiencing lockdowns and quarantines, different measures are being undertaken in order to continue working and supplement functions and responsibilities. Thus, utilizing video conferencing tools is now a must in this global shift to the “new continue reading : TRAINING ON E-LEARNING USING ZOOM APPLICATION FOR ASCOT FACULTY AND STAFF

DBM APPROVES GRANT OF RATA TO NEW DIRECTORS

DBM Region III Director, Isabel C. Taguinod, has approved the request of College President Eutiquio L. Rotaquio, Jr., that he be given the authority to grant Representation and Travel Allowance (RATA) to ASCOT personnel who were designated to the following positions: Director for Graduate Studies Program – For. RB J. Gallego Director for Student Affairs continue reading : DBM APPROVES GRANT OF RATA TO NEW DIRECTORS

Door-to-Door Distribution of Allowance for Tertiary Education Subsidy (TES) Grantees

One of ASCOT’s Best Practices during this time of crisis was the conduct of the door-to-door distribution of stipend /allowance for Tertiary Education Subsidy (TES) grantees. Scholarship Coordinator, For. Efren A. Agbayani, together with ASCOT’s Chief Security, Edwin R. De Leon; Accounting Office Representative Myra D. Gonzales; Office of the Cashier Representative, Mary Jane Luzano; continue reading : Door-to-Door Distribution of Allowance for Tertiary Education Subsidy (TES) Grantees