4th Quarter of 2022 Highlights

A strong end to 2022 as VIP CORALS reach the final leg of fieldworks of the past projects of the center. The last quarter was a fruitful end to a productive year which were comprised of seminars, symposiums, trainings, fieldworks, …

3rd Quarter of 2022 Highlights

Reaching past the halfway mark of this year, we would like to share an update on the accomplishments of our research center. Fieldworks, trainings, center and project activities have already transpired. And as we are nearing to closeout year 2022, …

2nd Quarter of 2022 Highlights

As we reach the first half of 2022, the VIP CORALS have been able to maintain its utmost efforts on research and service for the Verde Island Passage and to our local communities. The continuance of projects with supporting activities …

VIP CORALS 1st Quarter of 2022 Highlights

Dr. Saco’s exit presentation entitled “Green tide blooms in the Philippines: Implication to the coastal ecosystems and insights to research opportunities” on his stint as Balik Scientist spearheaded the start of a fruitful year for VIP CORALS. See how VIP …

Balik Scientist Webinars

During the Enhanced Community Quarantine, Balik Scientist Dr. Jayvee A. Saco conducted a series of webinars on “Green Tide Blooms in the Philippines.”

The first webinar was launched on April 27, 2020, in coordination with DOST-PCAARRD. A second webinar was …

Master of Science in Marine Biology

The Batangas State University through the Verde Island Passage Center for Oceanographic Research and Aquatic Life Science and College of Arts and Science (Main I) would like to inform everyone that we will be officially offering the newest graduate program …