President's Corner

Arnulfo Mateum Mascariñas, Ph. D.
SUC President IV
Kalayaan 2020: Towards a Free, United, and Safe Nation

Today, we celebrate our country’s 122nd Independence Day. On this day, June 12, 122 years ago – we declared our independence as a nation borne by the blood and sacrifices of our forefathers and heroes. We claimed our freedom from foreign hands who professed to govern us by their own means and methods. But the resiliency of the Filipinos prevailed. The resiliency and perseverance that runs through the blood of every Filipino, prevailed. United under one flag we overcome the hands of oppression in

June 12,2020 Friday

February Outbox

The current global health crisis we are facing has brought us to the reality that no matter how seemingly a society has been continuously evolving, there will always be complex crises that will test the mettle of our faith and human endurance. With February as the month that signals the start of the Lenten Season for the majority of us who are Roman Catholics, we continue to keep our fingers crossed that Bicol Region will be spared from the dreaded CoVid19 and that Bicol University will be able

March 13,2020 Friday

December Message

This year saw us working doubly hard with the numerous activities that tested our determination as a family. From the 50th Founding Anniversary celebrations, the ISO,the AACCUP Survey Visit and down to the Institutional Accreditation, all of us went many extra miles to accomplish our goals. I am truly indebted to all of you! Never have I been a prouder father to my Bicol University family than when we were officially declared as having Level III status for our Institutional Accreditation on the

January 9,2020 Thursday

50th Golden Founding Anniversary

    It is with tremendous pride, deep joy, and heartfelt gratitude that we look back at the five momentous decades of Bicol University’s shining period. We have indeed come a long way from the pioneer days to finally building a niche in the education landscape of the Bicol Region. The history of Bicol University is filled with numerous generous and brilliant minds who have stirred the university into what it is today – a thriving, relevant, and transformative academic center where the best and t

September 24,2019 Tuesday

June Message

We have so many significant things in store for the coming months with Bicol University having just celebrated its Charter Day this June and is set to celebrate its 50th Founding Anniversary this coming September. With changes and celebrations, hard work, perseverance, and the team spirit are highly needed. 

June 27,2019 Thursday

March President's Message

The path to excellence lies not so much on what we have gained. Rather, excellence is the mark of a good attitude and consistency in purpose. We are excellent only as far as our imagination and creativity can carry us – particularly on sustaining whatever we have gained. But what have you gained?

March 26,2019 Tuesday