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Dr. Ricardo P. Babaran hosted a gathering of its alumni and friends dubbed as “An evening with the new Chancellor.” The fellowship and dinner was held at Hotel Del Rio on February 23, 2018. It was the culminating event for the celebration of UPV’s 71st Anniversary of UP Presence in Iloilo.
More than a hundred guests were present. Among them were members of the UP Board of Regents, Hon. Frederick Mikhail I. Farolan, Hon. Angelo Jimenez, and Hon. Shari Niña G. Oliquino. UP Vice President for Administration Nestor G. Yunque was also with them.
The Mathematics Teachers Association of the Philippines - Iloilo Chapter (MTAP-IC), in collaboration with the Division of Physical Sciences and Mathematics (DPSM), conducted an outreach program, called as AMBIT ALAM 7, on January 20, February 3 and 10, 2018 at the Iloilo Central Elementary School, Iloilo City.
The said outreach program is a series of trainings intended for high school teachers in Iloilo city teaching Statistics and Research. The training gathered 40 participants and were introduced by Mrs. Ligaya H. Montelijao, Education Program Supervisor I, Mathematics Schools Division of Iloilo.
Dr. Erlinda S. Ganzon-Naret, Scientist 1 and University Researcher of the Institute of Aquaculture, College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, UP Visayas presented a paper entitled: “Evaluation of Different Processing Methods on the Nutritional Composition and the Anti-Nutritional Factors in Peas, Pisum sativum” at the Aquaculture America 2018 on February 19-22, 2018 at Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The one-year community service project ended in December 2016 but this did not prevent the Alpha Phi Omega Kappa Gamma (UP Visayas Chapter) from returning to Brgy. Malagyan, Miagao, Iloilo for a one-time feeding program on February 24, 2018.
In 2016, the APhiO adopted the barangay for a year-long Feeding and Nutrition Program for children, Well-Baby Clinic, and Medical Clinic and Dental Services for Adults and Children. The project was funded by the APhiO Alumni Council of North America (ACNA) and the UP APhio – Eta Chapter (UP Diliman) with additional support from Frony and Abby Balderama who are based in the US.