UPLB, DTI-Laguna open facility for start-ups, small businesses

Local business owners can now look forward to upgrading their products at UPLB’s own Start-up Innovation and Business Opportunity Linkages (SIBOL) Labs, the thirteenth of the shared makerspaces across the country established with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). This state-of-the-art facility at the Technology Transfer and Business Development...

R&D & academic institutions form dairy consortium

A new consortium that aims to enhance the dairy industry and improve milk production in the country was recently formed by research and development agencies and academe at the UPLB Dairy Training and Research Institute (DTRI). The Philippine Dairy Research Consortium, composed of UPLB, Cagayan State University, Central Luzon State...

UPLB scores 100%, dominates top 10 in IE exam

All of UPLB’s 16 takers passed the 10th Industrial Engineering Certification Examination. With half of them entering the top ten, UPLB also dominated the elite list of topnotchers. The examination was administered by the Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers (PIIE) through the Industrial Engineering Certification Board (IECB). Leading the 540...

IMSP personnel dominates CAS anniv awardees

Mathematicians and physicists from the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) dominate the roster of outstanding personnel and student awardees during the College’s 46th anniversary celebration. Four out of eight honors were given to personnel from the Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Physics (IMSP). Mathematics Division’s Diane Carmeliza N. Cuaresma...

Devcom educators, practitioners go ‘borderless’ in 1st int’l conference

The Association of Development Communication Educators and Practitioners (ADCEP) Philippines, Inc. expands its reach as it staged its 1st international conference in UPLB, where development communication (devcom) began. The knowledge sharing event, which started as a national conference in 2011, is a venue for devcom educators, practitioners, and advocates to...

UPLB gets 100% passing rate in LET

It’s a perfect passing rate for the most recent batch of UPLB’s new teachers! UPLB’s 39 examinees passed the September 2018 Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET)-Secondary Level that was given by the Professional Regulation Commission. Making it to the top ten is Angel Mae O. Ombid at sixth place with...

Dr. Tirol named as new CDC dean

The College of Development Communication of the University of the Philippines Los Baños welcomes its new dean, Dr. Ma. Stella C. Tirol, whose appointment was approved by the UP Board of Regents today, Dec. 3. Dr. Tirol is an associate professor at the CDC Department of Development Broadcasting and Telecommunication,...