(photo c/o Biology students)
UP Manila Biology Teams A and B triumphed over other colleges and universities emerging both as Champion and 1st Runner-up respectively in the 2nd National Biology Cup held at Bulwagang Tandang Sora, UP Diliman on November 22, 2014. (Edison Brian R. Casillano)
Professor Dindo P. Cafe has been chosen as the Convenor of the Manila Studies Program (MSP) effective August 1, 2014 to December 31, 2015 taking the place of Professor Geoffrey A. Solano, who currently devotes most of his time on writing his dissertation for the PhD in Computer Science program in UP Diliman.
(photo c/o pinoytrees.blogspot.com)
Department of Biology's Professor Jasper John A. Obico is the new Coordinator of the Office of Alumni Affairs and Extension Services effective November 1, 2014 to December 31, 2015 replacing Professor Carolina S. Pulumbarit, who has been appointed as the Director of Sentro ng Wikang Filipino commencing on November 1, 2014.
Dr. Maria Teresa G. de Guzman has been designated as Chair of the Department of Behavioral Sciences effective November 1, 2014 to July 31, 2017 succeeding Dr. Nymia P. Simbulan, who has been appointed as the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs of UP Manila commencing on November 1, 2014.
(photo c/o http://www.upm.edu.ph/)
Chancellor – Dr. Carmencita D. Padilla
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs – Dr. Nymia P. Simbulan (from Dept. of Behavioral Sciences)
Vice Chancellor for Administration – Dr. Arlene A. Samaniego
Vice Chancellor for Research & NIH Executive Director – Dr. Eva Maria C. Dela Paz
Vice Chancellor for Planning and Development & IPPAO Director – Dr. Michael L. Tee
The CAS administrative staff participated in the Orientation of the Human Resource Information System (HRIS) on November 25, 2014 at the CAS Cybernook. All department staff will eventually coach their respective faculty members in encoding their employee legislative information, personal information, SALN (Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth), list of publications, among others. Feedback regarding the HR services, as well as request for certificate of employment, can now be coursed through the HRIS.
Fourth year Political Science major Maryliz Zubiri, alongside UPM College of Pharmacy student Krishelle Anne Obispo, joins the elite list of 2014 MarkProf Bootcamp's Top 35 contenders.
As per the website of MarkProf Foundation, Inc., shortlisted applicants will undergo additional two screening days to make the final cut of 25. MarkProf's Board of Directors and Board of Trustees go through the feedback about each individual to carefully deliberate who will progress and get the chance to be part of MarkProf's Leadership Network.
Based on the theme, “Marangal at Tapat na Lingkod Bayan Tungo sa Kabutihang Pangkalahatan”, the month-long activities dedicated to the 37th Anniversary of Health Sciences Center Autonomy and 32nd UP Manila Day was significantly highlighted by staging the annual Gawad Chancellor Awarding Ceremony on October 21, 2014 at the UP Manila Social Hall.
(photo c/o IPPAO)
To celebrate his times and life as head of UP Manila and UP-PGH (UP – Philippine General Hospital), as well as his contributions to CAS, in particular, “Pagkilala at Pasasalamat kay Tsanselor Manuel B. Agulto” was staged at CAS Theater on September 23, 2014, 2:00 PM.
Chancellor Manuel B. Agulto was accompanied by his wife, Mrs. Arline V. Belarmino-Agulto, and his former Special Assistant to the Chancellor, Dr. Leo Cubillan, who currently serves as the Executive Director of National Institutes of Health.