The Philippine Science Heritage Center officially launched Salinlahi Evolution, a game development competition for college students, on December 05, 2014. Despite the news of heavy rains that day, more than 80 participants were present to witness the unveiling of this innovative project of PSHC.
A symposium with the theme “Utilizing Digital Technology as a Tool for Learning” was held as part of the launching. Professor Alleli Ester C. Domingo, an Associate Professor in the Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Physics, College of Arts and Sciences, University of the Philippines Los Baños and Professor Roel C. Cantada, an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Education, University of the Philippines Open University shared their knowledge and experience about how technology is being used as a supplement for teaching.
Also present during the launching were Ms. Luningning Samarita- Domingo, Director IV NAST Phl; Academician William G. Padolina, NAST Phl President; Ms. Ruby R. Cristobal, Chief of Science and Technology Manpower Education Research and Promotions Division, SEI; and Academcian Jaime Montoya, PSHC-NAST Working Committee Focal Person
More information about Salinlahi Evolution will be posted at www.nast.ph and at the PSHC Facebook page, www.facebook.com/pshc2013.