After 13 years, University of the Philippines Visayas joined Western Visayas State Colleges and Universities Athletics Association (SCUAA) Meet 2017 held onDecember 3 – 8, 2017 in Sibalom, Antique.
SCUAA Meet 2017 was participated by 12 different state colleges and universities in the region. What made SCUAA 2017different this time was the comeback of some institutions from the Negros Island and most especially the return of UPV.
The UPV REPS Association recently conducted a planning workshop at the GCEB – Audio Visual Room, UPV Iloilo City.
The planning workshop was held to discuss the UP Systems REPS Manual that is set to be submitted for the BOR approval. Members of REPSA present tackled items necessary for the manual. Moreover, they consolidated comments and feedback heard during the workshop.
UP Visayas Office of Alumni Relations held its “Kamusta Ka, Iskolar ng Bayan?” program in Negros on January 13, 2018 at L’ Fisher Hotel, Bacolod City. It was aimed at reacquainting the alumni with the University, reuniting them with one another, and reactivating their association.
The fellowship started with the induction of UP Alumni Association (UPAA) - Iloilo Chapter officers and members of the board. UPAA-Iloilo President, Dr. Gil Joseph F. Octaviano, III, who hails from Bacolod, proposed the idea with other members of holding the oath taking in Bacolod in order for the Iloilo- and Negros-based alumni to meet. It is also a way of inspiring Negros-based alumni to join and reactivate UPAA-Negros Chapter.
The University of the Philippines Alumni Association (UPAA) Iloilo Chapter officers and members of the board took oath on January 13, 2018 at L’Fisher Hotel, Bacolod City. They will serve as the 2017-2018 alumni officers. The oath-taking ceremony was held in Bacolod City in order for the Iloilo- and Negros-based alumni to meet. The event promoted a shared vision of support for their alma mater, the University of the Philippines Visayas.