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The College of Veterinary Medicine(CVM) officially unveiled its Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) with a soft opening event at the VTH building, CVM Tuesday, November 29.

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Leyte Normal University (LNU) Adriel Bryce Benitez and University of Eastern Philippines (UEP) bets Marianne Josel Valladores were crowned as the new Mr. and Ms. SCUAA 2022 at the Southern Leyte State University (SLSU) Multi-purpose center Tuesday, November 29. 

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.

VICTORS. Out of 9 pairs of candidates, (from left to right) Juliene Borlasa Araño (2nd runner up), Ken Ian Contado (2nd runner up), Skelly Ivy Florida (Ms. PASUC 2017), Christopher Cinco ((Mr. PASUC 2017), Carmela Rustia (1st runner up), and Carl Lencer Rebadomia (1st runner up) were hailed winners in the Regional Search for Mr. & Ms. PASUC 2017. Photo by VSU Media Team

Cinco and Florida will represent Region VIII, Eastern Visayas in the National Search for Mr. & Ms. PASUC 2017.

The regional State Colleges and Universities Athletic Association (SCUAA) Meet officially made its comeback after a two-year halt brought by the COVID-19 pandemic as athletes from all over Eastern Visayas gathered at the Southern Leyte State University (SLSU) for the opening program, held today, November 29.

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.

PARTNERS. Mr. Rowil Batan during his speech in the opening of this year's Intramural games. Photo by VSU Web Team

“Instead of going to the universities outside of the Region 8, we’d rather see them (students) in VSU to help the province prosper,” said Mr. Batan

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.

BURGLARIZED. Mr. SCUAA candidate, Reigndoulf Quirong's belongings strewn in the floor after being looted. Photo by Jed Asaph Cortes

A laptop and pocket Wi-Fi, which were SLSU properties, were missing.

Four of the winners are Amaranth staff.