The second lecture revolved around the discussion on both the theoretical and practical history and development of “Pangasinan studies” as a discipline.
Delivered by Dr. Ma. Crisanta Nelmida-Flores, Professor of Philippine Studies at the University of the Philippines Diliman, the lecture emphasized the importance of tracing the roots of Pangasinan studies within the context of local and global academic landscapes.
Dr. Flores also presented some opportunities for possible research projects which are related and relevant to Pangasinan. Held on February 27, 2017 at the Sison Auditorium, the lecture-forum was attended by 326 participants from LGUs, HEIs, and CSOs.