Team SLU was declared 2nd Runner-up among the 19 universities who joined the 1st ECE Math Olympiad national competition, with the theme: “Electronics Engineers in the Forefront of Nation Building.” This is the first national competition spearheaded by the Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines for its National Student Summit among its prestigious socio-academic programs. It aims to hone students’ skills and improve social involvement among professionals and students in the field of Electronics Engineering. The elimination process is done by the IECEP local chapters affiliated with the different universities in the Philippines.
In addition, the IECEP-CAR held its regional elimination process last October 8, 2022, at the Baguio-Benguet Community Credit Cooperative (BBCCC) building attended by the three top universities in Baguio: University of Baguio, University of the Cordilleras, and Saint Louis University, where students from the Electronics Engineering Department of Saint Louis University were declared as the champion.
The team comprised second-year ECE students, namely Roland Jason Oh (team leader) and members Karl Vincent Batalon and Wyatt Josua San Diego, headed by their coach, Engr. Janry V. Garcia, a faculty of the ECE department. They represented the local chapter in the 1st ECE Math Olympiad held at the Philippine International Convention Center last November 15, 2022.