UPLB steps up training in procurement for BAC, TWG

UPLB continues to promote procurement education among its personnel who are involved in the said government procedure. The on-going seminar entitled “Procurement 202: Doing procurement right; doing right procurement” on Nov. 7-8 is the third of such learning event that the university has initiated in the past six months. First...

UPLB trains procurement officers

They may occupy different designations and ranks, but in an on-going seminar series at the university, they are learning the same set of knowledge and skills to perform a similar role as procurement officers. The Procurement Officers Training began on Nov. 4 at ICOPED Auditorium, with 62 participants – staff...

Int’l students stage cultural night

Cultural diversity took center stage as the International Students Association (ISA) of UPLB celebrated its annual Cultural Night on Oct. 24 at the DL Umali Hall. Students from the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Timor Leste, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Lao PDR, Japan, India, Sri Lanka, Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia, and Peru opened...

Vet students celebrate Animal Welfare Week

In line with the annual observance of animal well-being, the students of the UPLB College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) celebrated Animal Welfare Week on Oct. 7-11 in the campus. The CVM Student Council (CVMSC), together with student organizations, prepared various on-site and online activities in line with this year's theme...

CEAT-BIOMECH aims for a smart farming facility

A smart farm mechanization facility will soon rise along Pili Drive and ramp up UPLB’s role in applying the fourth industrial revolution in agriculture. The Biosystems Engineered Smart-Mechanized Farms (BEST-Mech Farms), which shall use sensors, automation, and computer simulation and software, was launched and had its groundbreaking on Oct. 23...