24 JUNE 2015
Ika-106 na taon ng
Pamantasan ng Pilipinas!
(18 June 2014)
Ipagdiwang ang ika-116 na
Araw ng Kalayaan!
ACARE 13: Architecture Conference
The University of the Philippines Mindanao Department of Architecture and the Board of ARCHCARE invites architects and academic researchers to the 13th Annual Conference of Architectural Researchers and Educators (ACARE 13)
The 17th Commencement Exercises of UP Mindanao is being stream on April 23, 6:30 a.m. Here is the link:
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AGRIBUSINESS ECONOMICS & MANAGEMENT
PAPTCB 9TH SCIENTIFIC CONVENTION
UP Mindanao joined the Philippine Association of Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology to co-organize the PAPTCB 9th Scientific Convention to be held on 21-26 April 2014 in Davao City. The initial meeting was attended by PAPTCB President Olivia Damasco, UP Mindanao Dean Annabelle Novero, Phil. Coconut Authority-XI OIC Cristeta Cueto, Visitacion Huelgas, Roa Lyn Rubin,
Talks with Dr. Carlos Mariano Oropeza Salin
Dr. Carlos Mariano Oropeza Salin, Head of Biotechnology of the Centro de Investigacion de Yucatan (CICY) in Merida, Mexico was in UP Mindanao on February 19-20, 2014.
February Recognition Ceremony
The 19th Anniversary Recognition Ceremony was held on February 20, 2014 at the Administration Building Atrium. Three deans took their oath and certificates of merit were given to achieving students (List, to follow). The Guest Speaker was 2014 Most Distinguished Alumni Awardee Ms. Dyan Aimee V. Mabunga-Rodriguez.
A choral concert, a dance concert, the Anniversary Recognition Ceremony, and an alumni fellowship top-bills the third week of UP Mindanao's 19th anniversary, christened University Week. On Feb. 17, 1pm is the 11th Math Mania inter-high school competition at NCCC Mall and the "Speak-UP" inter-regional high school extemporaneous-speaking contest at Abreeza Mall.
Champions in I.T. Competition
UP Mindanao students emerged as over-all champions in the I.T. Quiz and Programming Competition held on January 29. The team of Kristofer S. Lora, Joelius V. Cossid II, and Marlon Joseph L. Gano was the champion in the Computer Programming Competition, while the team of Margaret D. Manalo and Pamela Demafeliz was the champion in the I.T. Quiz.
ICAEM 5 : The Fifth International Conference
The rise of agribusiness in academia was induced mainly by the increase of value-added activities that take place beyond the farm-gate, resulting in the expansion of the food processing and agricultural input sectors. With this expansion came the need to look at the interdependence of the various
Donation for Victims of Super Typhoon “Yolanda”
Super typhoon Yolanda has left a trail of extreme devastation in many parts of the Visayan region over the past few days. Among the areas most affected are two of our campuses — the UPV Tacloban College and the UPM School of Health Sciences in Palo, Leyte. Many members of the UP community have indicated their
Basic Geospatial Tools Training
The Department of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science of the College of Science and Mathematics conducted training on Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Global Positioning System (GPS) for Local Government Units.
MOA with Kennemer Foods and Obu-Manuvu
The University of the Philippines entered into an agreement with Kennemer Foods International and the Obu-Manuvu indigenous peoples group in Davao City to establish a cacao plantation in the UP Mindanao Land Reservation in Marilog, which is part of the ancestral domain of the Obu-Manuvu indigenous people.
Launch of Mindanao Cattle Research & Development Project
Officials from the Department of Agriculture, the private sector, and the academe joined hands to launch the Mindanao Cattle Research and Development Project, a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) in Davao City that is expected to invigorate the
Talk by Ken Spillman, writer
Ken Spillman, one of Australia's most prolific and successful writers, came to UP Mindanao on September 16, 2013, to give a talk on, "What is Young Adult Fiction: Where it Came From and Where it is Going". Mr. Spillman introduced Young Adult (YA) as a genre that, "presents concerns that are beyond those of children but are not those of grown-ups, with
UP System Committee on Admissions
The rules for admission to the University of the Philippines were the subject of discussion in UP Mindanao's Lorenzo Hall on September 16, 2013. This was initiated by the visit of the PAEP Study Group/System Committee on UP Admissions headed
Cattle Project Implementation
Implementation of the “Mindanao Beef Cattle Development Experimental and Research Project” is now on-going with twenty heads of cattle in the Bureau of Animal Industry area inside the UP Mindanao campus. The project is the subject of a memorandum of agreement between UP Mindanao and the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Unit XI (DA-RFU XI).
Resolutions made in the 2013 UP Alumni Council
Chancellor Sylvia Concepcion attended the 2013 UP Alumni Council Meeting and the Alumni-Faculty General Homecoming and Reunion on June 21-22, 2013 at the Bahay ng Alumni in UP Diliman in the company of husband Napoleon.
Mindanao Cattle Research & Development Project
UP Mindanao signed a new Memorandum of Agreement with the Department of Agriculture-XI on December 5, 2013 for the second year of the Mindanao Cattle Research and Development Project.