CLSU gives hero’s welcome to SEA Games decathlon gold medalist
PAO | 08/31/2017 10:30:18 am

Central Luzon State University gave Aries Bañez Toledo a hero’s welcome last August 29 following his winning the gold medal in the Men’s Decathlon event of the 29th Southeast Asian Games held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

University officials, faculty and staff members, and students took turns in congratulating him and expressing their happiness over his outstanding feat.

Part of the hero’s welcome was a motorcade to the Science City of Muñoz and inside the CLSU campus. It was followed by a recognition program held at the RET Cafeteria.

Toledo was awarded a Certificate of Recognition and a cash prize.

Toledo, 23, a student of the CLSU College of Education and a native of Cuyapo, Nueva Ecija, was lauded by his co-athletes, coaches and by CLSU officials led by President Tereso A. Abella for bringing honors not only to CLSU and to his town and province, but also to the whole country.

Parading the Gold Medalist

President Abella awards a certificate of recognition and a cash prize (a big chunk of it from his personal money) to Aries Toledo. With them in photo are (from left to right) Mr. Jose Ariel G. Barza, President, Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA); Dr. Edgar A. Orden, VP for Business Affairs; Dr. Melissa E. Agulto, VP for Academic Affairs; Dr. Fe L. Porciuncula, VP for Research, Extension and Training; Dr. Carlos C. Abon, Jr., president, CLSU Alumni Association, Inc. (CLSUAAI); and Prof. Nemesio V. Torres, president, CLSU Labor Union of Teachers and Employees (CLUTCHES).

TOPNOTCHERS IN AGGIE LICENSURE EXAM – Three graduates from the College of Agriculture (CAg) landed 3rd, 6th, and 9th places in the November 2017 Agriculturist Licensure Exam.


President Tereso A. Abella switches the Christmas lights at the CLSU Gate and other areas inside the university amid the loud cheers of students and other spectators.

The activity which was held last November 29 ushered in the Christmas celebration on campus with the theme “Isang ...

The Central Luzon State University played host to the Philippines and Thailand Binational Conference held last November 27-28.

The activity which was aimed at contributing to the enhancement of the participants’ knowledge in agriculture technologies and community development was a...

Two graduates of the CLSU College of Fisheries (CLSU-CF) made it to the Top 10 in the Licensure Exam for Fisheries Technologists administered by the Professional Regulation Commission and the Board of Fisheries in October 2017.

They are Mr. Marwin Buenaventura dela Cruz, 3rd...

Central Luzon State University emerged overall champion of the 2017 Culture and Arts Festival of State Universities and Colleges, Region III (CAASUC III) held at the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy last October 26-28.

It bested 12 other participating institutions.

CLSU won the ...