The U.P. Los Baños Graduate School off-campus offering of PhD in Development Studies located in UP Mindanao held its first days of class on 22-23 August 2015 at the Gaisano Room, Administration Building. Dean Jose Camacho and Assoc. Prof. Bing Baltazar Brillo conducted the classes for a total of 14 persons in attendance from University of Mindanao, University of the Immaculate Conception, Dept. of Education, Mindanao Development Authority, UP Strategic Management, LiDAR 2 Program, and UP Mindanao.