Dr. Asteya Santiago’s Lecture: The Ongoing Professional Transformation of the Filipino Environmental Planner
October 16, 2015

Dr. Asteya Santiago, former Dean of SURP, will speak this coming Tuesday (20 October 2015) as part of the 50TH ANNIVERSARY PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES, on “The Ongoing Professional Transformation of the Filipino Environmental Planner” at the Carino Hall, 3rd Floor, SURP Building.

While admission is free, slots are limited. So please reserve your slot via surp.graduatestudies@gmail.com or call +632 9262120.

See you there!

The SURP’s twin Vision in the next decade shall be:

SURP will be a globally competitive learning, research and training institution in the fields of urban, rural, and regional planning within an archipelagic and tropical environment comprised of landscapes and seascapes in a developing economy; and

SURP will be a center of excellence for learning and research in the development of innovative theories, tools, and sustainable practices in urban, rural, and regional planning adapted to developing countries.
The SURP’s Mission for the next three years (2012-2015) shall be to continue and further enhance its contribution to socioeconomic development and nation building:

Improving the quality of education in the school and producing highly competent planners.

Extending technical assistance to government, non-government organizations (NGOs), peoples' organizations (POs), the private sector, and other academic and research institutions on policy formulation and plan preparation for the development of localities, regions, and the nation.

Disseminating new knowledge on urban and regional planning theories, tools, and practices through the School’s publications and training programs.

Protecting and advocating for the welfare of society -particularly the poor- and promoting social justice and equity in the formulation of development plans and programs.