Kim Limosnero (4th from the left), Frances Josie P. Gilber (5th from the left), and Louise Armani C. Espiritu (6th from the left) with the organizers at the 13th AMV Cup Awarding Ceremony at the University of Santo Tomas, España, Manila.
Joining for the first time this year, the team from the Division of Management of the University of the Philippines Visayas Tacloban College (UPVTC) bagged the championship at the 2018 Alfredo M. Velayo (AMV) Cup.
Fifth year BS Accountancy (BSA) students Kim D. Limosnero, Louise Armani C. Espiritu, and Frances Josie P. Gilber bested 28 other participating teams from various Accountancy schools during the event held at the Velayo-SyCip Multipurpose Halls, University of Santo Tomas, España, Manila on February 4, 2018.
“Bridging Leadership for Transitions and Trailblazers”
Crafting her plans and programs for the College of Arts and Sciences with this in mind, Prof. Maria Severa Fe S. Katalbas is now ready to put them into action with her appointment as the new Dean of the College. She was appointed by the UP Board of Regents during its January 26, 2018 meeting.
Prof. Encarnacion Emilia Santos-Yap is taking the lead of the flagship college of UP Visayas (UPV), the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS).
The UP Board of Regents (BOR) confirmed Yap’s appointment as the 12th Dean of CFOS on January 26, 2018. Yap’s appointment as the Dean of CFOS is from Nov.10, 2017 to Nov. 9, 2020.
Prof. Yap is an administrator, a teacher, a researcher and a public servant all rolled into one. She has most recently served for six years as Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (VCAA) of UPV. She also held appointment as Assistant to the VCAA, Undergraduate Program Coordinator, College Secretary, Academic Affairs Coordinator, Student Relations Officer and Faculty-in-Charge of IFPT Pilot Plant and Special Projects of CFOS.
For the second time in a row, the UPVTC Psych Circle delegates won first place in the Outstanding Community Extension Project (OCEP) competition in the 31st Annual Psychological Association of the Philippines Junior Affiliates (PAPJA) Convention held at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City on January 26, 2018.
The UPVTC Psych Circle’s entry entitled “Building Community Resilience” was a project of the Disaster and Mental Health class of Prof. Pierce S. Docena, which was implemented on the first semester of academic year 2017-2018.