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Augustinian tops Inter-College Tour Guiding Competition

Augustinian tops Inter-College Tour Guiding Competition

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Carl Joshua Torrillo Calfoforo receives his prize as Champion in the Inter-College Tour Guiding Competition.

A Senior Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management (BSTM) student of the University of San Agustin, Carl Joshua Torrillo Calfoforo, was adjudged Champion during the Inter-College Tour Guiding Competition held at Robinson’s Jaro last September 22, 2016.  

The competition which was organized by the Iloilo City College gauged the abilities of student participants in presenting to visitors the tourist spots in Iloilo City, as well as what the different districts can offer in terms of historical spots, delicacies, culture and arts, among others.  Moreover, the event provided an avenue for the students to practice their learnings in their respective schools.

The second best tour guide proclaimed during the competition was also from USA, Charrize Cresencio (BSTM 4A).

Torrillo, who is a first timer in the tour guiding competition, was satisfied with the results of the contest. On the other hand, he became happier when he knew that alongside the award he received a cash prize, a round trip ticket to anywhere in the Philippines and gift checks. He looks forward to participating in higher level competitions in his field.(PEAR-USA)

Augustinian tops Inter-College Tour Guiding Competition

Augustinian tops Inter-College Tour Guiding Competition

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Carl Joshua Torrillo Calfoforo receives his prize as Champion in the Inter-College Tour Guiding Competition.

A Senior Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management (BSTM) student of the University of San Agustin, Carl Joshua Torrillo Calfoforo, was adjudged Champion during the Inter-College Tour Guiding Competition held at Robinson’s Jaro last September 22, 2016.  

The competition which was organized by the Iloilo City College gauged the abilities of student participants in presenting to visitors the tourist spots in Iloilo City, as well as what the different districts can offer in terms of historical spots, delicacies, culture and arts, among others.  Moreover, the event provided an avenue for the students to practice their learnings in their respective schools.

The second best tour guide proclaimed during the competition was also from USA, Charrize Cresencio (BSTM 4A).

Torrillo, who is a first timer in the tour guiding competition, was satisfied with the results of the contest. On the other hand, he became happier when he knew that alongside the award he received a cash prize, a round trip ticket to anywhere in the Philippines and gift checks. He looks forward to participating in higher level competitions in his field.(PEAR-USA)

Augustinian takes new role as PAO-6 Director

Augustinian takes new role as PAO-6 Director

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Atty. Jose Edmund E. Guillen, an alumnus of the University of San Agustin, was recently appointed as Regional Director for Western Visayas of the Public Attorney’s Office (PAO).

Guillen first joined PAO in 1996 and rose from the ranks through his hard work, dedication, and integrity.  Prior to his appointment as Regional Director, he served as District Public Attorney of the Iloilo City District Office I in 1999, as Assistant Regional Public Attorney in 2007, and was designated as Officer-in-Charge of the PAO Region VI in 2008.

Earning his Bachelor of Laws at the University of San Agustin in 1993, Atty. Guillen graduated at the top ten of his class. He took and passed the BAR examinations the following year.  He was a fellow of the Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program, through which he was able to obtain his Master of Laws degree from the University of Michigan Law School in Ann, Arbor, Michigan in 2011.

Atty. Guillen currently teaches at the University of San Agustin College of Law handling Constitutional Law. He also handles BAR review classes in Political Law.

A seasoned lawyer, he is known to his peers as an environmentalist and human rights advocate.   In 2014, when the University of San Agustin celebrated its 60th anniversary, Atty. Guillen was one of the recipients of the Alumni Achievement Awards in the field of law. (USA-PEAR)

Augustinian takes new role as PAO-6 Director

Augustinian takes new role as PAO-6 Director

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Atty. Jose Edmund E. Guillen, an alumnus of the University of San Agustin, was recently appointed as Regional Director for Western Visayas of the Public Attorney’s Office (PAO).

Guillen first joined PAO in 1996 and rose from the ranks through his hard work, dedication, and integrity.  Prior to his appointment as Regional Director, he served as District Public Attorney of the Iloilo City District Office I in 1999, as Assistant Regional Public Attorney in 2007, and was designated as Officer-in-Charge of the PAO Region VI in 2008.

Earning his Bachelor of Laws at the University of San Agustin in 1993, Atty. Guillen graduated at the top ten of his class. He took and passed the BAR examinations the following year.  He was a fellow of the Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program, through which he was able to obtain his Master of Laws degree from the University of Michigan Law School in Ann, Arbor, Michigan in 2011.

Atty. Guillen currently teaches at the University of San Agustin College of Law handling Constitutional Law. He also handles BAR review classes in Political Law.

A seasoned lawyer, he is known to his peers as an environmentalist and human rights advocate.   In 2014, when the University of San Agustin celebrated its 60th anniversary, Atty. Guillen was one of the recipients of the Alumni Achievement Awards in the field of law. (USA-PEAR)

Application Form for College and Grade 11

The University of San Agustin through its Admissions, Scholarship and Placement Office is now accepting applicants for all levels in Graduate School, Colleges, Grade 11 for Senior High School and all levels in Basic Education Department.

Below are the links for the application form. If  interested, kindly download and fill-up the form.

Here is the schedule of entrance examination for the Academic Year 2017-2018.

  • October 1, 6,8,13,15 -2016
  • November 3, 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 26- 2016
  • December 3, 6, 10, 13, 15- 2016
  • January 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19, 24, 26- 2017
  • February 4, 7, 9, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25- 2017
  • March 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 21, 23, 25- 2017
  • April 3, 5, 7, 10, 17, 19, 21, 24, 26, 28- 2017
  • May 3, 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29, 31- 2017

For more information kindly contatc ASPO Office at

email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call : (033) 337-4841 to 44 loc. 250

 

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