Dayrit and Vistro-Yu receive DOST-SEI Silver Pillar award
Dr. Fabian M. Dayrit of the Department of Chemistry and Dr. Catherine P. Vistro-Yu of the Department of Mathematics have been chosen as a recipienst of the Silver Pillar award from the Department of Science and Technology's Science Education Institute (SEI).
Dr. Dayrit is the former dean of the School of Science and Engineering and a NAST Academician, and Dr. Vistro was recently chosen as Metrobank's Outstanding Teacher of the year for the tertiary level.
The SEI Silver Pillars Recognition Program is part of the institute's celebration of its 25th year anniversary. The program is an award system that presents distinction on the individuals and institutions who have significantly contributed to the development of science education in the country as partners of SEI.
The awarding ceremony will be held on September 19, 2012, at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel, Mandaluyong City.