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AACCUP grants Level IV re-accreditation to BUCE's BEED Program

The Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities in the Philippines, Inc. (AACCUP) has awarded the College of Education's Bachelor of Elementary Education Program with a level IV Re-accreditation during its 32nd National Conference on March 8, 2019 at the Century Park Hotel, Malate, Manila.

March 22,2019 Friday

BUCE welcomes SEA Teacher Delegates

The Bicol University College of Education (BUCE) formally welcomed the three exchange student-teachers, under the SEA-Teacher Project of the South East Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO), during a welcome and orientation program this January 14 at the BUCE's CTE Training Hall in Legazpi City.

January 15,2019 Tuesday

963 examinees from BU pass 2018 Licensure Examination for Teachers

With the release of the result of the Professional Regulation Commission's (PRC) September 2018 Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET) last December 07; Bicol University boasted 231 passers for the elementary education level and 732 passers for the secondary education level for the said exam.

December 11,2018 Tuesday

Pre-service education seminar highlights Filipino values in teaching profession

Themed “#Positive Filipino Values: Tools for Becoming Agents of Transformation in the Academe and Community”, Bicol University' Center for Teaching Excellence (BU-CTE) and the College of Education (BUCE) opened their Pre-Service Education Seminar and Teaching Demonstration Festival last November 07 at the BU College of Engineering (BUCEng) Gymnasium and BUCE Integrated Laboratory School (BUCEILS).

November 9,2018 Friday

Professors learn test development for Transnational Education modules

To further improve their knowledge on Transnational Education (TNE), professors of Bicol University participated in the Seminar-Workshop on Test Construction and Finalization of TNE Modules, organized by BU Graduate School (BUGS) this November 08 and 09 at the Fiesta Ballroom in Legazpi City.

November 8,2018 Thursday

2nd Regional PreSeT Conference kicks off with 193 participants

With the theme: “Emerging trends in Pre Service Teacher Education,” the Bicol University College of Education (BUCE) organized the 2nd Regional Pre-Service Teachers (PreSeT) Conference on September 27 and 28, 2018 at the BUCAL Amphitheater and various venues at the BUCE Campus.

October 3,2018 Wednesday

BUTC's 2018 Education Week underscores pre-service teachers' readiness

With the central theme: “Millennial Teachers Coping Up with the Challenges of STEM Education,” the Bicol University’s Tabaco Campus (BUTC) celebrated the 2018 Education Week last September 24 to 26, 2018 at the Dean Geronimo Lavilla Hall of BUTC.

October 2,2018 Tuesday

Prof. Zoilo of BUEMD is UNESCO Outstanding Educator 2018

Professor Rowena Fajardo Zoilo, Associate Professor V of Bicol University (BU), was adjudged Outstanding Educator 2018 of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The National Association of UNESCO Clubs of the Philippines (NAUCP), Inc. presented the award during the 2018 International Assembly of Youth for UNESCO held on September 8, 2018 at the Icon Hotel, Timog Avenue, Quezon City.

September 18,2018 Tuesday

BU Launches First International Literacy Days

With the theme “Literacy and Skills Development,” Bicol University launched the celebration its first ever International Literacy Days last September 11 and 12, 2018.

September 14,2018 Friday

Alumni teachers lauded in BU's 2018 Teachers' Day celebration

Themed: “Celebrating Resilience of BU Alumni Teachers in Challenging Contexts”, Bicol University honors the people in the teaching profession in their 2018 BU Teachers Day program, held at the BRFICC Amphitheatre of the university’s East Campus in Legazpi City this September 05, 2018.

September 10,2018 Monday

ETEEAP updates implementation of deputized courses in reorientation meeting

Aimed at constantly improving the access to quality tertiary education, college deans, department heads and registrars from across Bicol University, who handle programs covered by the Expanded Tertiary Education Equivalency and Accreditation Program (ETEEAP), gathered at the GASS Conference Room at the university's main campus last August 16 for a re-orientation program.

August 20,2018 Monday

Grad studs and faculty join BUGS orientation and fellowship

To orient the students and faculty on the new directions and policies of the Graduate School, Bicol University's Graduate School (BUGS) conducted their Student Orientation/Learning Session and Faculty Fellowship last August 04 at BU's East Campus in Legazpi City.

August 7,2018 Tuesday

DBM, BTr and BU team-up for Twinning Arrangement

A Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between Bicol University and the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) was signed last June 14, solidifying the partnership between DBM and BU in the implementation of the Public Financial Management Competency Program (PFMCP) Twinning Arrangement.

July 26,2018 Thursday

PH's HEIs attends THE Masterclass for World University Rankings

In Bicol University's continued pursuit for being a globally recognized learning institution, BU's President Dr. Arnulfo Mascariñas travelled to Manila last July 13, 2018 to participate in the British Council's Times Higher Education (THE) Data and Branding Masterclass.

July 17,2018 Tuesday

22 academic programs go through AACCUP accreditation

The 38 accreditors from the Accredited Agency of Chartered Colleges and University of the Philippines (AACCUP) visited Bicol University from July 10 to 13 to conduct their accreditation survey for the 22 academic programs at BU's Main, Polangui, and Tabaco Campuses.

July 16,2018 Monday

Two new BOR members take oath and officially assume duty

The new Faculty Regent Dr. Jocelyn J. Paje and new Student Regent Brian Mitchel R. dela Rama officially join Bicol University's Board of Regents (BOR) as they both took their oath of office last June 21 at the Commission on Higher Education's (CHED) Central Office in Diliman, Quezon City.

June 22,2018 Friday

BU hosts Public Procurement Specialist Certification Course

Contributing in the safeguard of fairness in government transactions, Bicol University hosted the ‘Public Procurement Specialist Certification Course' (Level 01), which was organized by the University of the Philippines' National Engineering Center (UP-NEC) and Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB), from May 28 to June 04, 2018.

May 29,2018 Tuesday

BUTC Education Department spearheads panel discussion and seminar on Multiple Intelligences

The Education Department of Bicol University Tabaco Campus spearheaded a panel discussion and Seminar on Multiple Intelligence in the Classroom last February 28, 2018 at Dean Geronimo Lavilla Hall, Bicol University Tabaco Campus.

March 7,2018 Wednesday

Hytec Power Inc. presents ‘Education 4.0' to Bicol U

To address the learning needs for “Industry 4.0”, the Hytec Power Inc. made a courtesy call to the Bicol University Office of the President last January 3, 2017 and presented the “Education 4.0” in front of the top heads of the University.

January 9,2018 Tuesday

BUTC Education Club heads seminar-workshop on 'Modern Teacher'

The BUTC Education Club spearheaded a seminar as one of the activities during the 2017 Education Week last December 6, 2017 held at Dean Geronimo Lavilla Hall which was attended by the Education Students. Two speakers were invited to discuss on the topics, “Modern Teacher: Advocate of Peace and Unity” and Localized Instructional Materials using Indigenous Technology (LIMIT). 

December 21,2017 Thursday