CheE team wins inter-university competition
DLSU chemical engineering team won first place in the team
category of the Inter-University Chemical Engineering Quiz
Contest held at the Adamson University last January 17.
three-man team—composed of Richard Abalos, Raymond del Rosario,
and Dennis Yu—bested participating teams from the University
of Sto. Thomas, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, Technological
Institute of the Philippines-Manila, and the University of
the Philippines Diliman.
In addition, Abalos and del Rosario won the first place and
second place, respectively, in the individual category during
the same quiz contest.
event was sponsored by the Adamson University Chemical Engineering
faculty to be published in international journal
written by Dr. Angelo Unite of the Economics Department and
Dr. Michael Sullivan of the University of Nevada, Las Vagas,
the study titled “The Influence of Group Affiliation and Ownership
on Emerging Market Initial Public Offerings (IPOs): The Case
of the Philippines” was recently accepted for publication
in the Pacific-Basin Finance Journal (PBFJ).
PBFJ is an international refereed journal published by North-Holland
(Elsevier Science) with an editorial office at the College
of Business Administration, University of Hawaii, in collaboration
with the Max M. Fisher College of Business, Ohio State University.
journal is “aimed at providing a specialized forum for the
publication of academic research on capital markets of the
Asia-Pacific countries.” Its primary emphasis is “on the highest
quality empirical and theoretical research” in the areas of
market micro-structure, investment and portfolio management,
theories of market equilibrium, valuation of financial and
real assets, behavior of asset prices in financial sectors,
normative theory of financial management, development of capital
markets, and market mechanisms.
chair gives talk
Education (SED) Chair Dr. Maricar Prudente participated in
the recently held International Conference on Teacher Education
(ICTE) 2001 at Fiesta Pavilion, Manila Hotel last January
10, 2001. Prudente spoke during the concurrent session regarding
the influence of the teaching process of college faculty on
the learning process of practicumers.
research is part of the collaborative EDRENET research project
no. 32-99 funded by DOST-SEI and the seven education institutions
involved namely: DLSU-Manila, UP Diliman, PLM, UST, PNU, FEU,
and National Teachers College. The project focused on the
science-mathematics teaching and learning processes in pre-service
education program of these seven institutions.