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CAN'T CONNECT. Contestants of the 2017 UISB Quiz Show flock to the gym corner where the organizers try to connect to their mobile devices.

The participants were supposed to use a web app called Kahoot It, but the WiFi provided by VSU was unable to accommodate the number of devices.

ACADEMIC CONVOCATION. Pres. Edgardo E. Tulin delivers his second State of the University Adress at the VSU gymnatorium. Photo from VSU Web Team

Pres. Tulin challenges everyone to "Dare to Excel," as he celebrates his second year in service.

THEFT. Phones, power banks, chargers and money were stolen from VSU Alangalang Blue Eagles during #VSUIntrams Day 1. Graphics by Raymund Pastoril/Amaranth.

"About 20 of our people were robbed. The biggest amount taken was 1,200.00Php," said Baldespinosa, Blue Eagles GAM.

CLEAN SLATE. The USSC Officers of SY 2016-2017 pay off all the council's debts so the next administration can start over.  Photo by Isabel Gimenez.

The new administration can now start over.

REFUND. Dorm occupants who paid the semester in full ask Prof. Manolo B. Loreto, Dean of Students, for a month refund as they are requested to leave by Dec. 3 for SCUAA. Photo by Derek Alviola/DDC.

[UPDATED] “I am appealing to you. Let this be your contribution for the success of the SCUAA,” Dean Loreto said.

REFINED. Sylvan Dragon’s, Mr. Nichol John Suficiencia and Guardian’s, Ms. Trishia Jade Acilo posing with Mr. Alexander Luminario and Ms. Carmela Rustia after being crowned Mr. and Ms. Intramurals 2017. Photo by VSU Web Teams

They will represent VSU in the regional SCUAA 2017 pageant.

PASSING THE BATON. The new USSC Officers pose with outgoing President Mark Michael Unlu-cay, who hands over his gavel to COE's John Allan Gulles. Photo by Tristan Miasco/VSU Web Team.

The president-elect of the College of Engineering rises up to become the next student regent.

ADVANCE. Exams moved a week earlier in preparation for Regional State Colleges and Universities Athletic Association (SCUAA). Graphics by Jamie De Veyra/Amaranth

The regional SCUAA games will be held at VSU on December 9-14, 2017.

GLOBALIZATION. Former Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary and ex-Leyte Governor, Jericho 'Icot' Petilla, receiving the plaque of appreciation from University President Dr. Edgardo E. Tulin during the 93rd Anniversary Convocation. Photo by VSU Media Team

Industrial efficiency and competitiveness is necessary to pull the country out of the realms of poverty.

NEW REGENT. On July 22, 2017, Saturday, the CSSC presidents will elect a new USSC president from among themselves.

The candidates will most likely come from COE, CAS, and CAFS.