Greenpeace calls on USJ-R to increase demand to stop single-use plastic

CEBU CITY — To increase the demand to stop single-use plastic, Greenpeace brought environmental speakers as well as the crew of their Rainbow Warrior ship to share to the academic community of the University of San Jose-Recoletos the horrid impact of plastic on the planet. Greenpeace campaigner Abigail Aguilar shared that recycling is not enough. … Read more

3rd Recoletos International Research Congress garners 200 entries from across the globe

On its third run, the reach of the Recoletos Research Congress (RRC) has extended farther compared when it first started in 2017. Two-hundred entries were received this year. There were also researchers from 78 schools in India, USA, Vietnam, Taiwan, Singapore, and Philippines who took part in the said intellectual gathering. A total of 171 participants gathered. … Read more

USJ-R SHS champs at Music and Motion Competition

CEBU CITY—USJR SHS’ strongest pride, Baby Jaguars, roar loud during the Music and Motion competition last December 22, 2018, held in Cebu Institute of Technology – University (CIT-U) Gymnasium. Baby Jaguars kept the fire burning while grabbing gold among the other dance crews. Saint Theresa’s College ranked 2nd, while Basak National Science High School got … Read more

USJ-R welcomes students from Ibaraki Prefectural HS

CEBU CITY–An array of black buses indicated the arrival of high school students from Ibaraki Prefectural High School. With much excitement, USJ-R students stood outside the coliseum, waiving their hand crafted flags and flashing their smiles, to welcome the said delegates. As the day progressed, humanly connections were made and strengthened through different ways. From … Read more

Lancers upset Jaguars to three-peat Cesafi title

CEBU CITY—University of the Visayas (UV) brought home the championship title after outplaying University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R), 74-61, in Game Three of the 2018 Cesafi men’s basketball finals last October 29 at the Cebu Coliseum. With seven minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, Tricky Peromingan sank a lay-up to carry the Jaguars to a … Read more

USJ-R is PH rep to UNESCO-Japan ESD teacher ed initiatives

CEBU CITY—Dean Dr. Jestoni P. Babia is currently in Bandung, Indonesia to report on the Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) initiatives in the teacher education programs of USJ-R representing the Philippines. As the sole Ph representative, USJ-R and Dr. Babia will be tasked to be part of the 5th Southeast Asian and Pacific framework committee … Read more

USJ-R SHS champions District Level Math Competition

CEBU CITY—Senior High School students from the University of San Jose Main Campus, June Vernon B. Pasasadaba and Exel C. Bunaos of Gr. 11 Bl. Jerome of Recanati, emerged as Champions in the recently concluded District Level Math Competition (South District 1) held at DVRMNHS AVR earlier this afternoon. Pasasadaba and Bunaos were the 2018 … Read more

USJ-R SHS champions Speak Up X: Visayas Schools Debate Championship

CEBU CITY – Speak Up X: Visayas Schools Debate Championship is a regional debate tournament hosted by the University of the Philippines-Cebu Lantugi Debate Society. On its 10th year, the tournament was dedicated to the legacy of Samantha Tornilla, one of the pioneers who spread the culture of debating in the Visayas. USJ-R SHS A, … Read more

USJ-R to host English Language Fellow Program

CEBU CITY—U.S. Department of State has selected USJ-R as one of the three universities in the Philippines to host a 10-month English Language Fellow (EL Fellow) Program. English Language Fellow representative Ms. Taraji Belgacem signed the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with USJ-R represented by the president, Fr. Christopher Maspara, OAR, on September 17, 2018 in … Read more