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University Management Review and Financial Planning Workshop kicks off 2020 academic year

To set the academic, administrative, and fiscal directions of Bicol University (BU), university heads gather for the Performance Management Review cum 2021 Work and Financial Planning workshop held at the Vitton and Woodland Beach Resort, Donsol, Sorsogon last January 15 to 17.

February 3,2020 Monday

Teachers delve on ICT integration in teaching via BUCE's seminar-workshop

To instil sufficient foundation on information and communication technology (ICT) integration for teachers in higher and basic education, the Bicol University College of Education (BUCE) gathered faculty members across the university to participate in their ICT Integration in the 21st Century Classrooms Seminar-Workshop, held this October 17 and 18 at the BUCE’s CTE Hall in the BU Main Campus.

October 23,2019 Wednesday

BCAARRD-CMIs attend KM Assessment Workshop in Cavite

The Bicol Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development’s (BCAARRD) Consortium Member Institutions (CMIs) participated in the “Knowledge Audit and Rapid Knowledge Management (KM) Assessment Workshop” last September 17 and 18 at Bali Resort and Spa in Tagaytay City, Cavite.

October 1,2019 Tuesday

PCAARRD and BCAARRD jointly conduct “Seminar on Financial Management”

Responding to the call of the Commission on Audit (COA) for an accelerated liquidation effort and a fully accounted financial management, the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD), in  coordination with Bicol Consortium for Agriculture, Agriculture and Natural Resources Research and Development (BCAARRD), came up with a “Seminar on Financial Management”, held last 29 to 30 August 2019 at Casa Basilisa in Guinobatan, Albay.

September 10,2019 Tuesday

Newly hired BU profs and instructors participate in Teaching Induction Program

Forty-seven (47) newly hired professors and instructors attended the training for the Teaching Induction Program of Bicol University on July 01-05, 2019. In this week-long event, those in attendance participated in a series of lectures, open forums and workshops based on fifteen crucial topics.

July 15,2019 Monday

BU-GASS personnel improve workplace camaraderie in BU-HRMDO's Enhancement Seminar

Fostering friendship and camaraderie among the offices in the Bicol University General Administration and Support Services (GASS), the BU Human Resource Management and Development Office (HRMDO) conducted this year’s BUGASS Enhancement Seminar (Team Building and Stress Management Activities) with the theme “BUGASS at 50, Together We Can…” at the Casa Mamita Farm and Beach Resort in Oas municipality, Albay.

June 10,2019 Monday

BUCE travels to Catanduanes to teach Curriculum Quality Audit

The Bicol University College of Education (BUCE), headed by its Dean Dr. Lorna M. Miña, conducted a training on Curriculum Quality Audit to the faculty of Catanduanes State University’s College of Education, in Virac, Catanduanes last May 16 and 17.

May 22,2019 Wednesday

59 newly-hired BU personnel attend HRMDO's orientation

To welcome the start of their colourful career in Bicol University, the Bicol University Human Resource Management and Development Office (HRMDO) gathered the 59 newly-hired teaching and non-teaching personnel of BU for their orientation at ADS Catering Function Hall in Legazpi City last April 15, 16 and 23.

May 2,2019 Thursday

Training on RA 9184's update IRR conducted by BU-BAO and JMRIGD

Being one of the Governing Public Procurement Board (GPPB) authorized training agency in the Bicol region, Bicol University, through the partnership of the BU Business Affairs Office (BAO) and the Jesse M. Robredo Institute of Governance and Development (JMRIGD), held a Training on the 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulation (IRR) of Republic Act 9184 –better known as the ‘Government Procurement Reform Act’.

March 5,2019 Tuesday

HRMO orients BUCS personnel on updates in human resource regulations

Looking to orient the personnel of Bicol University College of Science (BUCS) on the new rules and regulation pertaining to human resource actions in the civil service, the BUCS Dean’s Office, in partnership with the BU Human Resource Management and Development Office (HRMDO), conducted their ‘Orientation on the Omnibus Rules on Appointment and Other Human Resource Actions (ORAOHRA)’ this February 06 at the BUCS Building 01 in the university’s main campus in Legazpi City.

February 7,2019 Thursday

22 PFM professionals finish BU, BTR and DBM's Public Financial Management Competency Program

Ensuring the development and proficiency of public financial management (PFM) professionals, 22 PFM practitioners, including 14 from Bicol University, graduated from the Internal Audit track of the PFM Competency Program (PFMCP) training seminar under the ‘twinning arrangement’ between BU, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM), and the Bureau of Treasury (BTr) on 16 November 2018 at the DBM Regional Office V Building in Rawis, Legazpi City.

November 19,2018 Monday

BU-HRMDO host ‘Workshop on Mentoring and Coaching in the Workplace'

For its aim of improving service delivery by equipping concerned university officials and staff with needed human resource knowledge, the Bicol University’s Human Resource Management and Development Office (HRMDO) conducted a ‘Workshop on Mentoring and Coaching in the Workplace’ last October 23 and 24 at the BU Higher Education Regional Research Center (HERRC) Amphitheatre, BU East Campus, Legazpi City.

October 29,2018 Monday

BU conducts internal quality audit in preparation for ISO transition

Ensuring the university’s commitment in adhering to its quality standard, offices and units of Bicol University will be undergoing their four-day internal quality audit this October 05, 08, 09 and 10. Staying true to the BU Quality Policy, the audit will make sure that the university is in line with the latest standard for quality, which is the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001-2015.

October 5,2018 Friday

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

Chemistry Department conducts Strategic Planning for 5-year mark

Aimed to systematically assess, formulate, coordinate and align their unit’s directions, the Bicol University College of Science’s (BUCS) Chemistry Department held their Strategic Planning Workshop last September 25 and 26 at Hotel Venezia in Legazpi City.

September 28,2018 Friday

10TH Management Review meeting gathers university chiefs

As part of the university’s preparation for the upcoming State Universities and Colleges (SUC) Levelling this 2019, Bicol University President Dr. Arnulfo Mascariñas gathered and met up with the university’s vice presidents, college deans, directors, heads and chiefs of offices and units of the university for the 10th Management Review, held last August 31 at the BUGASS Conference Room.

September 3,2018 Monday

PSM and BU ink MOU for university's membership in Microbiology Consortium

For the advancement of knowledge in the field of microbiology, the Philippine Society for Microbiology Incorporated (PSM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Bicol University for the university’s membership to the Microbiology Consortium of the Bicol region.

August 2,2018 Thursday

Non-teaching personnel gather in annual General Assembly

The Bicol University’s Association of Non-Teaching Staff (BU-ANTS) held their general assembly last July 27, 2018 at BU College of Science Function Hall in the university’s main campus in Legazpi City.

July 31,2018 Tuesday

BUCE partners with PEP Center for seminar-training on special education

With the goal of helping children with exceptionalities in learning, the Personal Enrichment Program (PEP) Center partnered with Bicol University College of Education (BUCE) in the conduct of a training seminar for special education teachers at the BUCE’s Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) Hall from July 19 to 21, 2018.

July 19,2018 Thursday

BUGAAI reps meet with Pres. Mascariñas on 50th anniversary preparations

Preparing for the upcoming 50th founding anniversary of Bicol University, key officials of the BU's General Alumni Association Incorporated (BUGAAI) held a meeting on June 30, 2018 at the University's "Balai kan Alumni' to discuss the drafts of their projects and activities.

July 12,2018 Thursday