The University of Santo Tomas website won the Bronze Award for Best International Website Page in the virtual 2020 Quacquarelli-Symonds (QS) APPLE Conference, marking the third time that the platform was recognized by QS.
Managed by the Communications Bureau’s Online Section, the website recently transitioned to a new design with added security and functionalities. It contains various information about the University, ranging from its policies and procedures, to its programs and undertakings. It is also in the process of developing the pages for the University’s varied advocacies and community development efforts.
The team responsible for the website is composed of Communications Bureau Director Rev. Fr. Christopher Jeffrey L. Aytona, O.P., Assistant Director for Online Philippe Jose S. Hernandez, Website Supervisor Mar Christian Darren C. Ramos, Support Staff Ruby A. Atienza, Writer Hans Lawrence V. Malgapu, and Graphic Designer Rommel G. Rivera.
UST was represented in the QS APPLE Conference by QS/THE Rankings Deputy Director Nestor R. Ong, ASEAN Engr., QS/THE Rankings Office Staff Vien Vic G. Flores, and International Relations and Programs Associate Director Karen S. Santiago, PhD.