Extension News

4th Regional Con on Promoting World-class Education and 2nd RDE Con jointly conducted by OVPRDE

Highlighting the many research endeavours undertaken by various BU faculty-researchers, the offices under the Office of the BU Vice President for Research, Development and Extension (OVPRDE) jointly conducted the 4th Regional Conference on Promoting World-class Education and the 2nd Regional Research, Development and Extension (RDE) Conference last October 10 and 11 at the BU East Campus in Legazpi City.

October 14,2019 Monday

BUEMD holds training for Barangay Integrated Development Workers of Guinobatan, Albay

In cooperation with the local government unit (LGU) of Guinobatan and the barangay officers of Malobago in Guinobatan, the Bicol University’s Extension Management Division (EMD) conducted a ‘Training on the Formulation of the Five-Year Barangay Integrated Development Plan (BIDP) and Homestead Integrated Farming System’ last 31 May 2019 at Malobago, Guinobatan, Albay.

June 7,2019 Friday

BU's new RD&E Roadmap featured in OVPRDE performance review and planning workshop

Aimed at providing an opportunity for collective, participatory and direction-based performance review for the research and extension functions of the Bicol University, the BU Office of the Vice President for Research Development and Extension (OVPRDE) conducted their Performance Review and Action Planning Workshop last April 28 to May 01 at the Coastal View Resort in Santo Domingo, Albay.

May 2,2019 Thursday

OVPRDE, IPMD teach Patent Drafting to researchers in seminar-workshop

To ensure the protection of the rights of the university’s researchers when it comes to their work, a seminar-workshop on patent drafting was organized by the Bicol University’s Office of the Vice President for Research, Development and Extension (OVPRDE), through the Intellectual Property Management Division (IPMD), last 13 and 14 March 2019 at the HERRC Amphitheatre of the BU East Campus in Legazpi City.

April 1,2019 Monday

DSWD, BUEMD, LGU Guinobatan and Ligao awards funds to 76 skills training participants

Milestone moments in Bicol University Extension Management Division (BUEMD) took place last January 25 as the said office, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), and the local government units (LGUs) of Ligao and Guinobatan conducted the awarding of the Seed Capital Fund (SCF) to the 76 project participants of the ‘Skills Training on Swine Raising cum Hog Production’.

February 11,2019 Monday

BCAARRD and BU-EMD partner for conduct of Training on Ex-Post Impact Assessment

To acquire and update basic knowledge on the methods for impact assessment of agriculture, aquatic and natural resources (AANR) technology transfer programs, the Bicol Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (BCAARRD) and Bicol University’s Extension Management Division (BU-EMD) conducted their Training on Ex-Post Impact Assessment from November 07 to 09 at Casa Basilisa in Guinobatan, Albay.

December 5,2018 Wednesday

BUEMD recognizes best extension projects and practitioners

Giving recognition to those with exemplary performance in extension services, the Bicol University Extension Management Division (BUEMD) presented the awards to extension projects and personnel worthy of being the Outstanding Extension Project and Outstanding Extension Practitioner for 2018, during the RDE Awards Night and Fellowship on September 19 at Ninong’s Hotel in Legazpi City.

October 8,2018 Monday

2018 RDE Awards conferred to 61 BU researchers

With research development and extension (RDE) playing a crucial role in Bicol University’s continuing drive towards excellence, the divisions under the BU’s Office of the Vice-President for Research Development and Extension (OVPRDE) gave recognition to the people who produced exemplary research and extension work for the university during their 2018 Bicol University RDE Awards and Fellowship Night.

September 21,2018 Friday

Face-to-face strategy fast-tracks review of ‘extension' proposal

The BU Extension Management Division (BUEMD) strategized a face-to-face approach for the presentation of extension proposals to fast-track the review, revision and implementation of submitted proposals.

August 24,2018 Friday

Face-to-face strategy fast-tracks review of ‘extension' proposals

The BU Extension Management Division (BUEMD) strategized a face-to-face approach for the presentation of extension proposals to fast-track the review, revision and implementation of submitted proposals.

August 24,2018 Friday

Training preps BU units for IEC material production

The BU Extension Management Division (EMD), in partnership with the Knowledge Products Management Division (KPMD) and the Research Development and Management Division (RDMD), conducted the Training on Information, Education, and Communication (IEC) Development and Production on August 8 and 9, 2018 at the Higher Education Regional Research Center (HERRC) Amphitheater, BU East Campus, Legazpi City.

August 17,2018 Friday

40 implementers undergo EMD extension program assessment, training

Forty BU extension program implementers and coordinators gathered together to discuss their accomplishments and work targets for the rest of the year. The Training on Extension Program Implementation cum Periodic Assessment took place on July 18-19,2018 at the Bicol Food Delights Restaurant and Events Hall in Legazpi City.

July 30,2018 Monday

Peace educators from PH and abroad gather for the YPA14

With the theme “Building a Culture of Peace Across Borders”, peace process institutes from the United States, Australia, Thailand and the Philippines partnered with Bicol University for the conduct of the 14th Youth Peace Ambassadors (YPA14) Training-Workshop in Legazpi City this July 27 and 28, 2018.

July 27,2018 Friday

BU joins Research and Development Summit

Being a major player in the research and development (R&D) field in the Bicol region, Bicol University was invited to participate in the R&D Summit, which was organized by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) this May 30 at NEDA-Bicol Regional Office in Legazpi City.

May 31,2018 Thursday

BU Polangui Campus brings computing technology to the community through skills training

Geared towards the skills and technology development of the barangay officials, out-of-school youths, professionals, employed, underemployed and employable adults to become skilled in the field of computing technology, BU Polangui Campus brings ICT to Barangay Santicon, Polangui, Albay through a series of skills training and development activities.

April 30,2018 Monday

BU teams up with DEBESMSCAT for skills training program implementation in Masbate

The Bicol University Extension Management Division (BUEMD) has teamed up with the Dr. Emilio B. Espinosa Memorial State College of Agriculture and Technology (DEBESMSCAT) in Masbate to efficiently implement the BU-Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Skills Training Program (STP).

April 23,2018 Monday

BU links inventors, adopters through micro-training and techno demo

Micro-Training and Techno Demonstration of Crop Processing Machine in Gubat, Sorsogon

April 23,2018 Monday

Health advocacy program on MNCHN initiated by BUCN and DOH in Manito

Contributing on the advocacy of uplifting public health, the Bicol University College of Nursing’s (BUCN) Extension Service Office partnered with the local government of Manito for the implementation of their health advocacy program on maternal, newborn, child health and nutrition (MNCHN) in the said municipality.

March 20,2018 Tuesday

Researches and academics attend BU's BIRDECON 2018

As a channel for knowledge sharing in the field of academic research, the Bicol University's Office of the Vice President for Research, Development and Extension conducted the 2018 Bicol International Research, Development and Extension Conference (BIRDECON) last March 16 to 18 in Legazpi City.

March 19,2018 Monday

Tabaco Campus holds Fisheries Extension in Sto. Domingo, Albay

“To effect changes in the behavior of the people, for them to adopt innovations in the fisheries production,” this is the fundamental role of Fisheries Extension. As catalysts in the fisheries sector we have to help the coastal people help themselves to be independent and that is through an extension program.

February 26,2018 Monday