Davao Writers Workshop fellows, 2014

Written by Rene Estremera. Posted in Lectures

Davao Writers Workshop 2014

The Davao Writers Guild is pleased to announce the fellows of the 2014 Davao Writers Workshop to be held on 27-31 October 2014 at Lispher Inn, Davao City. The fellows listed are from Davao City, except where indicated. The fellows for fiction are Andrea Isabelle Mejos, Resty Bhoy B. Partoza, Arjay N. Viray, Reil Benedict S. Obinque, Mark Lester Celozar, and Abigail James (Cagayan de Oro); for Creative Nonfiction is Jecia Anne Opiana; for drama is Cayetano D. Polancos Jr; and for poetry are Vel Marie Santillan (CdO), Hanna Regine Valencerina, Michael Jude Tumamac (GenSan), Neil Cervantes (Tagum), Ria Valdez, and Clariza Morta Burdeos (Butuan). The panelists this year are Dr. Macario Tiu, UP Mindanao professors Jhoanna Lynn Cruz, Nino de Veyra, and John Bengan, Nikki Gomez, and special guest writer Daryll Delgado. Workshop director is Edmond Julian de la Cerna, assisted by Dom Cimafranca. The 2014 Davao Writers Workshop is organized by the Davao Writers Guild in cooperation with the National Commission for Culture & the Arts and UP Mindanao.The workshop sessions are open to those interested to listen in and meet the writers.

eUP FMIS Configuration Workshop and End User Training, 2014

Written by Rene Estremera. Posted in Lectures


DSC 0305

eUP FMIS (Financial Management Information System) Configuration Workshop and End User Training group in a photo with Chancellor Sylvia Concepcion, VC Antonio Obsioma (both in white). From left to right are Brenda Acuna, Arlene Gumapac, Susan Millado, Julie Ann Escobillo, Lyra Maralit, and the eUP team composed of (in no particular order)--Juvy E. Camua, Cherie Anne K. Pasco, Kenneth Go-Ace, Jaybee Sarmiento, and Rajyl Inlayo-- and (continued) Emma Ruth Caalaman, Sabas Ociones Jr., Paulino Dismas Jr., Analyn Pasaol, Teresita Lagsub, Meliza Bakong, Zenaida Calatrava, and Hazel de la Pena--held on 8-12 September 2014.

First Aid, Addiction, & Waste Management, 2014

Written by Rene Estremera. Posted in Lectures

DSC 0072   DSC 0073
 DSC 0114  DSC 0113

FIRST AID, ADDICTION, & SOLID WASTE management talks were provided to students by the Office of Student Affairs in a day-long forum on 01 September 2014. OSA Director Evelina Ayson (Dept. of Social Sciences) gave the Opening Remarks. First Aid Orientation was given by Davao Central 911 Emergency Medical Team members and Registered Nurses Seve Mykel Timothy Becera and Kenneth Michael Gito (in photo). A talk on Addiction was given by Mr. Jerry C. Valderrama of New Day Recovery Center. Solid Waste Management was discussed by Assoc. Prof. Antonio Obsioma (Dept. of Bio. Science and Envir. Studies). Assoc. Prof. Antonio Moran (DSS) was present in the audience. Certificates of Participation were distributed to attendees. Ms. Jermafe Kae A. Prias of OSA served as emcee.              

Disaster Risk Reduction & Mgt. Training

Written by Rene Estremera. Posted in Lectures

The Office of Extension and Community Service (OECS) organized the “Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Training” to be conducted over the period 09-18 June 2014 at the Lorenzo Hall. The Training aims to promote disaster mitigation, preparation, response, and recovery in the campus and the community, and also to collect and compile materials for the NSTP Common Module in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management. The Training has been opened to the community and UP Mindanao constituents, and is being implemented in partnership with the Office of Congressman Isidro Ungab, UP Vanguard, and the Army Reserve Command-XI. In the opening ceremony, Extension Director Prof. Erwin Protacio gave the background and acknowledged the participants, namely some incoming first-year UP Mindanao students who graduated from Abba's School, and staff from UP Mindanao and Bgy. Bago Oshiro. Chancellor Sylvia Concepcion welcomed the participants and the trainers and reiterated the necessity of the training for everyone. The keynote message from the Office of the Congressman was delivered by Engr. Alberto Ungab wherein he said, "Disasters are products of natural hazards. We have to plan, we have to act. We have to face the fact that many times it will happen again." A message was likewise given by Col. John Oberio, Commanding Officer of the 1105 Metro Davao Community Defense Center. The Rationale of the Training Program was given by Atty. Solomon Lumba, an Assistant Professor of the UP College of Law and member of UP Vanguard. Also present at the ceremony were trainers from UP Vanguard, namely , Mr. Toto Harder, Mr. Jun Elefante, Ms. Caithline Bo Laguesma, and Ms. Fatima dela Cruz, and alumnus Mr. Francisco "Bobby" Ramos. After the ceremony, the trainers immediately unpacked their boxes and began the Training Program.

Workshop on Basic Records Management, 2014

Written by Rene Estremera. Posted in Lectures

In line with UP Mindanao’s staff development program, a Seminar-Workshop on Basic Records Management was conducted on 12-15 May 2014 at the Lorenzo Hall under the auspices of the Human Resource and Development Office under Ms. Annie Dismas as Officer-in-Charge, and Sheena Marione Nazareno and Armel Odvina as facilitators. The resource persons were from the UP Los Baños Records Management Office, namely, Office Chief Ms. Apolonia "Oni" L. Talatala and Section Chief Mr. Allyson "Ali" B. Calapine. The Seminar focused on providing capacity for the participants to: know the importance of existing records of various offices; understand the responsibility of each personnel in relation to records protection and safekeeping; be able to determine the value and classification of records; know the proper records and to be able to establish an organized filing system; and reconcile existing paper-based records and adopt with the current technology of electronic system. Vice Chancellor for Administration Antonio Obsioma opened the Workshop with the welcome remarks and rationale. University Librarian Briccio Merced served by awarding the certificates of appreciation to the resource persons at the closing of the workshop.


Lock full review www.8betting.co.uk 888 Bookmaker