NAST orients UPLB, FPRDI on the SCS

Aspiring scientists from UPLB and the Forest Products Research and Development Institute (FPRDI) attended the Scientific Career System (SCS) orientation on Nov. 28 at the FPRDI Conference Hall, UPLB. SCS grants the title Scientist and its accompanying benefits to qualified applicants. The System is a joint undertaking of the Civil...

UPLB is top performing school in chem eng

UPLB is one of the top-performing schools in the November 2018 Chemical Engineer Licensure examination administered by the Professional Regulation Commission. Fifty-eight out of 63 examinees from UPLB passed the exam, gaining for the University a 92.06% passing rate. Two UPLB graduates made it into the top 10. They are...

UPLB glows with the newly lit Christmas ornaments

It’s Christmas in UPLB! The University has just lit its giant Christmas tree, a life-size nativity scene, and a Christmas décor- bedecked train and train station. “Pasko sa ELBI: fiesta in December,” as the entire installation is called, also features a mini bazaar at the parking lot of the University...

ICOOP 2018 tackles changing coop landscape

Cooperatives must adapt to the changing economic landscape, and there are institutions that are helping them face emerging phenomena such as financial risks, technology advancement, and changing demographics. These were the takeaways from the 3rd International Conference on Cooperatives (ICOOP 2018) held on Nov. 15-16 at the Development Academy of...

UP confers Doctor of Laws upon Dr. Richard Roberts

In ceremonies which he said “touched him the most,” Dr. Richard J. Roberts, 1993 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, was conferred by UP the Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, for his contributions in molecular biology, without which UPLB would not have been able to produce its biotechnology products. Dr....

University Library celebrates the 84th Nat’l Book Week

"Connected actions, collective vision: libraries transforming society" is this year's theme for the 84th National Book Week (NBW), which the University Library celebrated on Nov.12-14 at the Chancellors' Hall in the UPLB Main Library. The University Library connected and partnered with various organizations and departments in conducting the NBW activities...

Invitation to bid for canteen spaces

UPLB is inviting interested entrepreneurs to bid for a canteen space at the following locations: Women's and New Dormitory MAREHA, Forestry BIOTECH College of Veterinary Medicine Math Building IPB Please download the attached files below for more details. Important Reminders: Interested bidders should not have any liability from the University....