Designed for Success

Reggie has already drawn up his own bucket list. And he just starts ticking off one wish at a time. Raised in a family of 12 siblings in Ormoc, Leyte, Reggie puts college education at the top of his list. His desire to finish schooling led him to accept a job in a meat shop […]

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CITE Chairman Joe Soberano Named Top Entrepreneur

“When things are rough, we become better,” says Cebu Landmasters Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jose “Joe” Soberano III when he received the Entrepreneur of the Year Award from the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) last June 30, 2107 at the Marco Polo Plaza Hotel. Mr. Soberano, who also serves as Chairman of […]

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Taking Charge

Alex, 38, manages his own businesses, the Watchdog Automation Sales and Services and the PLC Systems Technique, Inc. With his experience in PLC throughout his working career, he is able to design as well as sell his engineering solutions. But Alex came from humble beginnings. From the outskirts of Samboan, 139 kilometers away from the […]

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CITE Ranked 116th for Web Presence

 The Cybermetrics Lab, a Spain-based research group, released the world ranking of universities in January 2017  for top 200 colleges and universities in the Philippines based on their respective web presence. CITE was ranked 116th in the country and 8th in Cebu. The University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman came with a lead over De La […]

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CITE Holds 32nd Commencement Exercises

CITE has passed out 139 graduates of the Industrial Technician Program at its 32nd Commencement Exercises on June 9, 2017. Two students emerged with academic excellence award for having obtained 1.5 or better in the entire program: Rylan Tariao and Roque Joaquin. Joaquin who was conferred also with Best in Technology, Service Award, and Exemplary […]

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Engineering Technology Program Scores Nods

Industry partners and invited alumni have come to terms with the urgency to align the education framework of the country with that of other members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). During CITE’s Industry Consultation on May 22-23 to offer a Diploma in Engineering Technology, the participants saw the role of a revitalized […]

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Creating Technologies. Enriching Lives.

Clad in blue collared polo, Ian Arila patiently waits in line for a cursory body check at the main entrance. As he passes through the production area, he can’t help but notice how the space was well kept to its tip-top shape with everything seems to fit in its right place. Ian Arila is a […]

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Upclose and Personal

As a businessman, he has more latitude and his words carry more weight.  He is the Chairman and CEO of Cebu Landmasters, Inc, Cebu’s premier real estate development company and a successful full-time businessman. But stripped off with these titles, Jose Soberano III or Joe as he is fondly called, simply wants to be recognized […]

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Taking It to the Next Level

While many have believed that our social fabric is torn asunder by rapid technological advancement, a revolution is actually underway to restructure the world economy and system of governance. Because of technologies, boundaries have become more porous allowing a freer flow of people, goods, and services. Take for example the emergence of regional communities such […]

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Tutors Turned Grantors

Whoever says that a teacher needs credentials to be called one has never taught at all. Sometimes it only takes a relentless heart, an inspiring soul, or just a disarming smile to teach the toughest students a lesson or two. Dara Lynn, Ernesto, and Glenn know these and despite the efforts made to build more […]

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Photography in Korean Style

Congratulations are in order for 146 graduating students of CITE come June 9. And the tassel is surely worth the hassle after 3 fruitful years of rigid training that molds these young men into competitive technicians all ready to take real-life challenges. But before the grand or modest celebration, the graduates strike a pose with […]

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The Real McGyver

In the 1980’s, MacGyver was a household name for someone who can fix anything broken, taken eponymously from a TV icon who always finds his way out despite the odds and scarce resources. If he were a real-life hero, he would go simply by the name of Reynaldo Gimena Sr. At 53, Rey is literally […]

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