School of Management

SCUAA, 2018

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Instructor Albert Ramos (Dept. of Human Kinetics) sent the following update from the National SCUAA (State Colleges and Universities Athletic Association) Meet in Antique, the Visayas, on 20-23 February 2018.

In Day 1 of 3, the Davao Swim Team won the following medals earned by our UP-Mindanao athletes:

One (1) Gold Medal, won by Juan Antonio A. Mendoza (BS Agribusiness Economics), in the 200m freestyle event
One (1) Silver, won by Juan Mendoza, in the 50m freestyle event
One (1) Bronze, won by Bhazel Acac (BS Food Tech), in the 400m Individual Medley event

In Day 2 of 3...

One (1) Bronze, won by Bhazel Acac, 100m fly
One (1) Gold, won by Juan Mendoza, in the 100m freestyle

Partial swim medal tally as of 2nd day: Two (2) Gold, One (1) silver, Two (2) bronze medals

Meanwhile, the UP Mindanao Women's Football Varsity Team/Region 11, on February 20, reported that in Game 2, CAR won over Region 11, 5-0, but is still seated on top 2 of the bracket. The Team will proceed to the Quarter Finals against NSCUAA defending champion Region 3 on 21 February.

SOM Week, 2018

Written by Rene Estremera. Posted in News

UP School of Management (SOM) presents its public offerings on 20-26 February in celebration of the 23rd Anniversary of UP Mindanao. Society of Agribusiness Economists (SOABE) student organization holds "School of Dangerous Minds" Forum on February 20, 8AM, with talks on "Fake News: Why we need to care" by A/Prof. Pedro Alviola IV (SOM), "Better recommendations from people we trust" by a/Prof. Miguel Guillermo (Dept. of Math., Physics, and Computer Science), "Extending the Cognitive Dissonance Theory and Social Norms Approach in Theorizing Persuasion in the Age of Post Truth" by a/Prof. Nelfa Glova (Dept. of Humanities), "Free Tuition: Issue and Concerns" by a/Prof. Leo Estaña (DMPCS), "BetKa (Mag-ingat kung binaliktad)" by a/Prof. May Ann Mata (DMPCS), and "The logic of Question and Answer" by a/Prof. Raymundo Pavo (Dept. of Social Science). At 1PM is the Movie Marathon film screenings.

On February 21, are the SOM Public and Professorial Lectures. At 8:30AM-12NN, are talks on "Can awareness transform willingness to pay for environmental services" by a/Prof. Aurelia Gomez, "Optimal diets of indigenous children in conflict and non-conflict areas" by A/Prof. Pedro Alviola, and "Democratizing Food Governance through Direct Marketing" by a/Prof. Vlademir Shuck.

At 1-4PM, are the talks on "Hybrid Rice Adoption and its Implications to Rice Self-Sufficiency" by Instructor Shemaiah Placencia, "Philippine Retail Trade Liberalization: Any gains after 17 years?" by Prof. Larry Digal, and "The role of gender and social capital in household food security" by a/Prof. Glory Dee Romo.

On Feb. 23 is "Ika-Walong Tabó" vegetable and farm produce sale by farmer-partners, from 9AM-4PM, at Kalimudan Student Center.

On Feb. 26, at 1PM, is the 13th Supply Chain Mgt. Forum with talks on "Engaging multi-stakeholder partnerships in the mango industry" by Research Assistant Mary Jane Bachanicha, "Developing communities thru sustainable livelihoods" by RA Gerlie Rivero, "Assessing gains from direct marketing by vegetable farmers" by RA Hermelie Oracion, "Developing safe vegetable production" by RA Lemuel Legado, "Impediments and development of organic agriculture" by Instructor Roxanne Aguinaldo, and "Income optimization for vegetable farmers" by A/Prof. Alviola.

The venue for all events, except for Tabó, is the Lorenzo Room, Administration Bldg., UP-Mindanao, Mintal, Davao City.

Admission to all events is open to the public free of charge.

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