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Inauguration, groundbreaking of road network on UPD Campus

Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
On February 25, UP President Danilo Concepcion, former UP President Alfredo Pascual, and DPWH Secretary Mark Villar led the groundbreaking ceremony on Jacinto Street as well as the inauguration of Ylanan Street as part of the construction, rehabilitation and improvement of various road networks in UP Diliman Campus.
The infrastructure project is a partnership undertaking implemented by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and the University of the Philippines (UP) with its tie-up contractors, namely, F.P. De Guzman Construction Inc., Harley Construction, Inc. and Newbig Four J Construction Inc. Also present at the ceremonies were …

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Pharma development lab set up at UPLB S&T Park

UP President Alfredo Pascual and Vice President for Academic Affairs Gisela Concepcion, both chemists, cut the ribbon to inaugurate the Pascual Pharma Corp. (PPC) R&D Laboratory at UP Los Baños with PPC Co-Chair Jay Lardizabal, Director Gani Padolina, and President Virgilio Gomez. Photo by Bong Arboleda, UPSIO.
The Pascual Pharma Corp. (PPC) Research and Development Laboratory became a pioneer of the UP Los Baños Science and Technology Park with its inauguration on January 27, 2017, according to UP and PPC officials.
The laboratory aims at nurturing industry-academe-government partnership for solutions to metabolic syndrome, cancer, and tropical diseases. The laboratory offers an “open …

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UP signs MOA with developers for Mindanao professional school

Officials from the University of the Philippines (right) and Anflocor (left) sign copies of the Memorandum. Photo by Bong Arboleda, UPSIO.
UP, Anflo Management and Investment Corp. (Anflocor) and its affiliate DamosaLand Inc. (DLI) formally entered into a contract to establish the UP Professional School for Agriculture and the Environment (UP PSAE), an extension of UP Los Baños, in the Agriya mixed-use development area of Panabo City, Davao del Norte.
The memorandum of agreement (MOA) was signed by Dr. Alfredo Pascual, then-president of UP, and Anflocor Senior Vice President Ricardo Floirendo and Vice President Ricardo Luis Mateo Lagdameo on January 30, 2017 …

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UP Visayas honors President Alfredo E. Pascual with “Pasidungog, Pagdayaw, Pasalamat”

President Pascual (center) watches the presentation by members of the UP Visayas community. With him is UPV Chancellor Rommel Espinosa (right). Photo by Bong Arboleda, UPSIO.
On February 15, UP Visayas (UPV) officials, faculty members, professors emeriti, students, staff, and alumni, including Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog, gathered at the Grand Xing Imperial Hotel in Iloilo City to honor the 20th president of the University of the Philippines, Alfredo E. Pascual.
The tribute had for its theme “Pasidungog, Pagdayaw, Pasalamat”. The program featured performances and messages from the different sectors of the Miag-ao and Tacloban units.
Central to the event was the …

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‘Seed’ facility for UP innovation campus inaugurated

UP officials led by President Alfredo Pascual and President-elect Danilo Concepcion cut the ribbon to the facility constructed with the help of Vista Land and Lifescapes Inc. owned by the Villar family led by Sen. Cynthia Villar and former senator Manuel Villar, here with their sons Paolo and Mark and daughter Camille. Photo by Bong Arboleda, UPSIO.
A campus envisioned as the innovation campus of UP is now on the rise with the inauguration of its “seed” facility at the Evia Lifestyle Center, Las Piñas on January 27, 2017.
The UP @Lab Innovation Hub, donated by Vista Land and Lifescapes Inc. of …

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UP launches Gawad Oblation

Supporters from government and industry make up first batch of awardees
The UP Gawad Oblation recipients with UP President Alfredo Pascual and Vice President for Public Affairs Edna Estifania Co. Photo by Bong Arboleda, UPSIO.
The UP Gawad Oblation, an award given by the UP President to UP alumni and friends for “extraordinary service with or in the name of UP,” was launched and conferred on 14 individuals from government and industry in a ceremony held on February 7, 2017 at the UP Professional Schools in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.
The awardees each received a medal designed by Prof. Leo Abaya.
The first Gawad …

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UP Cebu pays tribute to Pascual

UP President Alfredo Pascual in a souvenir photo opportunity with the UP Cebu executive staff led by Chancellor Liza Corro. Photo by Bong Arboleda, UPSIO.
UP Cebu (UPC) constituents thanked outgoing UP president, Alfredo Pascual, and recognized his administration’s achievements in developing the campus, through a pasidungog or tribute held on February 2, 2017 in the Performing Arts Hall of the UPC’s Lahug, Cebu City campus.
UPC Chancellor Liza Corro led the ceremonies with a testimonial to the outgoing president. This was followed by: a visual presentation on Pascual’s life; a shadow play by students; spoken-word poetry and live music by faculty …

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Pascual reports accomplishments, thanks UP

UP outgoing President Alfredo Pascual enumerates his administration’s major achievements. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
UP outgoing president, Alfredo Pascual, gave markers of his administration’s accomplishment and expressed his thanks to the UP community, his executive staff in particular, at the 5th President’s Toast on February 9, 2017, the eve of handing over the UP presidency to his successor.
The event, which opened the Institute of Biology, UP Diliman to the UP community–saw student protesters, as well as chancellors giving thanks on behalf of their constituent universities through their gift of a Toym Imao sculpture. Representatives of UP sectors delivered testimonials to …

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UP Mindanao breaks ground for new facilities, unveils DC-UP Sports Complex training gym

Laying of the time capsule at the site of the Davao City-UP Sports Complex football field and track oval. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
UP Mindanao (UPMin) held a brief groundbreaking ceremony for seven infrastructure projects and inaugurated the Davao City-UP (DC-UP) Sports Complex Multi-purpose Human Kinetics Building or Training Gym on February 3. The events took place after UPMin’s tribute to outgoing UP President Alfredo Pascual.
Of the new structures to be constructed, three are part of the 20-hectare DC-UP Sports Complex development: the Football Stadium (phase 2); the Football Field and Track Oval (civil works); and the Aquatics Center. Four …

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UP Mindanao pays tribute to Pascual

UP President Alfredo Pascual wears the traditional garb of the Obu-Manuvu Tribe. It was given to him by five elders of the tribe to thank him for his initiative in ensuring livelihood opportunities for their people. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
UP Mindanao (UPMin) held “Parangal para kay President Alfredo E. Pascual,” a tribute program for the outgoing UP president at the Lorenzo Hall, Administration Building on February 3, a week before the end of his term.
Sectors of the UPMin community honored Pascual in different ways. The College of Humanities and Social Sciences, through its BA Communication Arts students, created a …

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