SPAMAST Participates in the Opening Program for the SUC Fair 2022 at the SM Mall of Asia SPAMAST showcases its culture through its products, research, and innovations at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall in Pasay City June 28, 2022. This endeavor is in response to the Commission on Higher Education’s (CHED’s) invitation to this year’s State Universities and Colleges (SUC) Fair. Among SPAMAST’s entries are the following: (1) Tilanggit, also known as “tilapiang dinanggit”, a dried marinated tilapia, (2) Kalamansi Nip, a mixture of sugar, kalamansi, and ginger extract, and (3) various indigenous people (IP) fashion accessories crafted by the Tagakaulo women from Malita, Davao Occidental. During the event, SPAMAST is represented by Dr. Ruth S. Lucero and Prof. Junarie Joy M. Tuba.
In commemoration of its founding anniversary, CHED partners with the Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges - National Capital Region (PASUC-NCR), and various SUCs nationwide to conduct SUC Fair 2022 with the theme #WeAreSUC: “Promoting Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Culture & Arts for National Development and Global Competitiveness”. The said activity emphasizes the importance of SUCs as the prime movers of research and development, sources of innovation, and partners in national development – while promoting their products and skills throughout the country.
The SUC Fair is a three-day event that will last through July 1, 2022.