Together with the Philippine Federation of Chemical Societies, the Institute of Chemistry co-sponsored the 8th National Children’s On-the-Spot Chemistry Poster Making Competition Southern Tagalog Regional Level, February 17, 2018, Physical Sciences Building, UPLB.

     Grade IV to Grade VII pupils from across the region participated in the contest which “aimed to contribute to a greater public interest in and appreciation of chemistry, particularly among the youth” through this year’s theme, “Chemistry: Rising to Challenges”. 

     Dr. Hidelisa P. Hernandez, director of the Institute, served as the resource person to elaborate more on the theme given.

     Three winners were chosen to qualify for the National Level wherein the best poster will be exhibited in the 33rd Philippine Chemistry Congress on May 30th at the Philippine International Convention Center in Manila.

The participants together with the organizer after the event Photo taken by: Paul Lloydson J. Alvarez