DNSC Hailed 2nd Over-all in PASUC XI Culture and the Arts Festival


A valuable tip when one decides to visit Davao del Norte State College: tricycle drivers don’t identify the college as DNSC, instead they call it “Fisheries”. So if someone asks, “Asa ka day?” the better answer would be, “Sa Fisheries, Nong.”

But this local branding of the community to DNSC doesn’t stop students from defying limits. They proved that they are not just good in the laboratories but also possess artistic potentials in the fields of literature, performing, visual, and communication arts. (more…)

Davao del Norte State College of the Students, For the Students


Before The Bottomline: a Dialogue Between the Administration and the Student Leaders) ended, the Supreme Student Council President Paolo Coquilla was requested to give out the closing remarks. And what a short yet meaningful punch he said that the faculty and staff who heard it, shook their heads in agreement.

He first thanked his co-students (which by the way filled the DNSC-AVR last November 16, 2016) and reminded them, “we are also the stakeholders of this institution, so we should not just observe and stay in the corner.” (more…)

DNSC Extension Projects Awarded Best Papers by PAEPI


The Philippine Association of Extension Program Implementors, Inc. (PAEPI) awarded the First Place Best Paper to Davao del Norte State College’s extension project entitled, “Tridacna/ Taklobo Tours: Conservation and Livelihood for the Fisherfolk in the Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCoS)” during the 5th Biennial Convention and 1st International Conference last October 26 – 28, 2016 at the University of San Carlos, Cebu City. The Third Best Paper Award was also given to DNSC and its “Pangtawid Project for the Rehabilitation of Davao Oriental and Compostella Valley brought about by Typhoon Pablo through Seaweed Farming.” (more…)