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“Dios ti Agngina, President Alfredo E. Pascual”—UP Baguio

UP President Alfredo Pascual receives gifts from UP Baguio. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
UP Baguio (UPB) held a tribute program for UP President Alfredo Pascual on January 31, more than a week before he steps down from the University leadership.
A video showing members of the UPB community thanking Pascual for supporting various projects and promoting initiatives that benefitted them was presented at the program. Pascual was also given a wooden sculpture with a citation and traditional woven fabric from the Cordilleras.
In his opening message, UPB Chancellor Raymundo Rovillos expressed gratitude to Pascual for increasing allocations and facilitating the growth and …

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Memorandum No. PAEP 17-09: Additional Assignment of Research and Extension Fellows of the Resilience Institute

I. Background/Purpose
As you are aware through Memorandum No. PAEP 16-67 of 20 December 2016, the Board of Regents at its 1319th Meeting on 28 July 2016 established the new System-wide Resilience Institute at UP or Resilience lnstitute at the University of the Philippines for Disaster Risk Reduction and Management.
The Resilience Institute shall have the following functions and programs concerning multi-hazard, multi-disciplinary, multi-sectoral, comprehensive DRRM:
1) Research and Creative Work: undertake policy research, action research, and interdisciplinary or transdisciplinary research or creative work;
2) Knowledge Sharing: disseminate research findings, creative works and innovations;
3) Education: establish non-degree educational programs and support degree programs within …

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Ceremony for the Turnover of the University of the Philippines Presidency

The Office of the Secretary of the University and of the Board of Regents invites the public to the Ceremony for the Turnover of the University of the Philippines Presidency from Alfredo E. Pascual, 20th President, to Danilo L. Concepcion, 21st President, on 10 February 2017, 8:00 a.m., at the Quezon Hall Lobby, UP Diliman, Quezon City.
The attire for the occasion will be smart casual, with invited guests expected to be seated by 7:30 a.m.
For more information on the event, please contact Candy of the OSU at telephone number (632)433-1873. You can also send her a message via email address …

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UP enhances hospitalization benefits for employees

UP has enhanced its hospitalization benefits for UP personnel effective Jan. 1, 2017.
This came about with the approval by the UP Board of Regents (BOR) of the Enhanced Hospitalization Programme (eHOPE) for the Faculty, REPS and Administrative Staff at its 1322nd meeting on Nov. 24, 2016.
A highlight of the eHOPE is the PhP 80,000 yearly financial assistance for hospitalization expenses incurred during confinement.
This constitutes an enhanced amount from the PhP200,000 lifetime coverage under the Financial Assistance Program for Hospitalization Expenses (FAPHE) that UP personnel used to enjoy.
eHOPE shall also provide a PhP 10,000 annual financial assistance for medicines prescribed during …

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UPOU kicks off tributes to Pascual with “#Pasasalamat”

Seated (from left to right): Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Melinda Lumanta, Faculty Regent Patricia Arinto, Mrs. Carmen Pascual, UP President Alfredo Pascual, Chancellor Melinda Bandalaria, former Chancellor Grace Javier AlfonsoStanding (from left to right): ICT Development Office Director Al Librero, Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration Jean Saludadez, Faculty of Information and Communication Studies Dean Alexander Flor, Information Office Director and Multimedia Center OIC-Director Joane Serrano, and Faculty of Management and Development Studies Dean Primo Garcia. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
The UP Open University (UPOU) paid tribute to outgoing UP President Alfredo Pascual and his team on January 24 …

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UPLB pays tribute to Pascual, names corn variety after him

Presentation of Mais PAEP or PAEP Corn to UP President Alfredo Pascual. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
The presentation of Mais na Pinagbuti Alay sa Ekonomiyang Pangkanayunan or Mais PAEP, picking up the abbreviated reference within the University to UP President Alfredo E. Pascual’s , was the highlight of UP Los Baños’s (UPLB) tribute to the outgoing leader on January 24 at the Dioscoro L. Umali Hall.
In his welcome message, UPLB Chancellor Fernando Sanchez thanked Pascual for his “unwavering support in making UPLB’s vision and goals into reality.” As the center of education and research in agriculture and related fields within …

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UP, NTU sign memorandum on academic cooperation

NTU President Pan-Chyr Yang and UP President Alfredo E. Pascual exchange signed copies of the Memorandum. Photo by Bong Arboleda, UPSIO.
The University of the Philippines (UP) and the National Taiwan University – System (NTU) signed a memorandum on academic cooperation on January 13 at the UP Board Room in Diliman, Quezon City.
The memorandum between NTU, represented by President Pan-Chyr Yang and UP, represented by President Alfredo E. Pascual, will “recognize the benefits to their respective universities from the establishment of institutional links,” according to the agreement.
“NTU – System is a Taiwanese university alliance that it is seeking to build cooperation …

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Memorandum No. PAEP 17-03: Guidelines for the Professional Development Grant (PDG)

Upon recommendation of University President Alfredo E. Pascual, the UP Board of Regents at its 1323rd meeting held on 16 December 2016 approved the one-time Professional Development Grant (PDG) of TWENTY-FIVE THOUSAND PESOS (Php 25,000) per qualified employee of the University.
This grant is in recognition of the collective effort of the UP faculty and staff in achieving the mandates of the University under the UP Charter of 2008 (RA 9500) and in maintaining its status as the top university in the country and a leader in various areas of specialization in Asia.
In appreciation of such effort and to further the …

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Memorandum No. PAEP 16-64: Adjustment in the Mandatory Holiday Break for FY 2016

In view of Malacañang’s Proclamation No.117 declaring 26 December 2016 (Monday)and 02 January 2017 (Monday) as special non-working days, the mandatory holiday break in the University shall start on 22 December 2016 (Thursday), instead of 23 December 2016 (Friday).
The mandatory holiday break will now consist of the following working days:
22 & 23 December 2016
27, 28, & 29 December 2016
(Total of 5 working days)
Please be guided accordingly.
Alfredo E. Pascual

For guidelines during the Mandatory Holiday Break, particularly for employees in vital services which will be operating in the same period, please refer to Memorandum No. PAEP 16-59: Mandatory Holiday Break for the …

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UP maps out green goals

President Alfredo Pascual reiterates his vision of a great university whose operational excellence is marked by environmental protection, sustainability and resilience; and whose public service includes contributing to the same objectives for the rest of the country. Photo by Jun Madrid.
To extend and concretize the Green UP vision, the UP System held the “Green UP Summit: Catalyzing Climate Change Resilience and Environmental Sustainability in 2017 and Beyond” on December 6 and 7, 2016 at the University Hotel, UP Diliman.
Held for the first time since President Alfredo Pascual expounded in his vision statement on Green UP as a subtheme of operational …

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