The trio of Dr. Jay Mart Oria (83.32%), Dr. John Vincent Mejia (82.62%), and Dr. Irah Pearl Acierto (82.42%) led the 62 passers of the recent Veterinarians Licensure Examination from CLSU, placing 4th, 7th, and 8th, respectively. The August 2021 VLE, which encountered some hiccups due to the prevailing quarantine protocols, was conducted from August 4-6, 2021 in the testing centers located in the cities of Baguio, Tuguegarao, Legazpi, Cebu, and Koronadal. The last day of exams in the Manila testing center was postponed to September 2, 2021 due to the ECQ status of NCR. The results were released 4 working days from the last exam date held in Manila.
Christopher Gerard Vila, a resident of Bayombong, Nueva Viscaya and a proud CLSU-CVSM alumnus of 2006 was the first Filipino to win the most prestigious award in the Dairy industry of New Zealand, the New Zealand Dairy Industry Manager of the Year (2021). His dairy career started in 2008 as a farm assistant, the entry level position in the dairy industry. It took him three farms and six long years to land in a managerial position and another six years before he had the courage to participate in the said competition.
Sponsored by the Central Luzon group and led by the Batch President, Dr. Roselito Baylon, Block 24 of Batch '79 from the College of Veterinary Science and Medicine- Central Luzon State University gathered once again for a reunion where they reminisced their past, pondered on their present and planned for the future.
A total of 27 alumni attended the one-day event. The day commenced with a short program at the Oscar D. Quines Hall which started with a prayer of Dr. Romeo Gundran then followed by the recognition of attendees by Dr. Lucia Rigos and welcome address from the College Alumni Coordinator, Dr. Noraine Medina. They had a glimpse and took photos not only of and with their batchmates but also of the progress that the college had experienced throughout the years.
The Dean of the College of Veterinary Science and Medicine, Dr. Virginia M. Venturina put up with another role as the Second Member of the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Council on Veterinary Medicine by the Philippine Regulations Commission (PRC) after taking oath last August 1, 2019 at the Philippine International Convention Center, Pasay City.
Tarlac City, Tarlac- Five (5) faculty members from the College of Veterinary Science and Medicine-Central Luzon State University were given the infrequent opportunity to observe the day-to-day farm business operations of the Charoen Pokphand Foods Inc. in their "Getting to Know CPF" experience last July 25 to 26, 2019.