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BCAARRD celebrates with DOST in Pre-NSTW, BRICE

In support to the Department of Science and Technology's endeavors, the Bicol Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (BCAARRD) virtually attended the Pre-National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) and Bicol Regional Invention Contest and Exhibit (BRICE) on October 12 to 14, 2021.

October 20,2021 Wednesday

Kasag and Hanit: Get To Know Your Crab with KADUNUNG Bicol Program!

Kadunung Bicol Program continues with a topic on Crabs for their school-on-air, an education program, aired at SKY Radio 93.1 FM from April 12 to 16, 2021.

October 19,2021 Tuesday

BUTC alumni snags 9th spot in 2021 FTLE; 12 other passers produced

Bicol University Tabaco Campus (BUTC) alumnus Ivan S. Cotara of Batch 2015 claimed the 9th spot with an 82.75% rating on the recently concluded October 2021 Fisheries Technologist Licensure Examination (FTLE) along with 12 other passers from the same campus.

October 19,2021 Tuesday

Provincial Government of Albay donates land to BU

The Provincial Government of Albay (PGA), through the initiatives of Gov. Al Francis C. Bichara, transferred the ownership of land properties, through a Deed of Donation, to Bicol University (BU) on October 15, 2021.

October 18,2021 Monday

CSC recognizes BU with PRIME-HRM Bronze Award

In recognition for a well-managed and implemented human resource management system, Bicol University, represented by President Arnulfo M. Mascariñas and BU HRMDO Supervising Administrative Officer Dr. Jennifer T. Barrameda, received the Bronze Award under the Enhanced Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME-HRM), at the Civil Service Commission (CSC) Regional Office V on October 13, 2021.

October 14,2021 Thursday

65% BU personnel population gets COVID-19 jab; 4th year BUeños set for vax

During the #BicolUConExts2021 Digital Series spearheaded by the Extension Management Division (EMD), College of Science (CS) Dean Prof. Jocelyn Serrano announced in her welcome remarks that Bicol University (BU) had vaccinated 51% of overall teaching personnel and 78% non-teaching personnel as of writing.

October 8,2021 Friday

BCAARRD CMIs attend Pili IS virtual training, workshop

The Bicol Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (BCAARRD) spearheaded a virtual training and workshop on the Pili Information System (IS) last September 27, 2021.

October 7,2021 Thursday

HIGHLIGHTS | BU@52: Continuing the Tradition of Quality Education amidst the Pandemic

The week-long celebration began with the opening of the Agri-Techno Fair headed by the BU Extension and Management Division (EMD). At the same time, the University Student Council (USC) launched the BU E-Sports Olympics and Dunong BUeño: Debate Competition virtually through their Facebook page.

October 6,2021 Wednesday

BU-DOST TBI opens ‘The Grove' co-working space

After two years, Startup Incubation and Limitless Integration of Dynamic Entrepreneurial Leaders of Innovation (SILI-DELI), the first business incubator in the Bicol Region, launched The Grove, a co-working space at the Bicol University (BU) Student Union Building on September 21, 2021.

October 4,2021 Monday

NIEVA wins S!NERGY national tilt

A junior civil engineering BUeño from the College of Engineering once again brought pride and honor after clinching the championship title in the virtual S!NERGY national competition held last September 21, 2021.

October 1,2021 Friday

Torrenueva receives international recognition

Sydney Joseph L. Torrenueva, a 4th year BUeño taking up Bachelor of Arts in Political Science at the College of Social Sciences and Philosophy, was recognized by the Asia-Pacific Luminare Awards (APLA) with the title “Youth Power: Outstanding Student Leader of the Year.”

September 29,2021 Wednesday

2 CENG grads clinch 9th spot in master electrician licensure exam

Two graduates from the BU College of Engineering (CEng) ranked ninth in the September 2021 Registered Master Electrician Licensure Examination (RMELE).

September 29,2021 Wednesday

BU-EDC partnership launches arboretum project, 32 tree species planted

With the continuous celebration of the week-long 52nd Bicol University Founding Anniversary, the university, in partnership with the Energy Development Corporation (EDC) through their BINHI project, launched the BU-EDC Arboretum Project on September 24, 2021 in front of the BU Student Union Centre (SUC) Building. 

September 27,2021 Monday

BCAARRD orients CMIs' KM Reps

The Bicol Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (BCAARRD) spearheaded an orientation meeting last September 23, 2021 for the Knowledge Management (KM) Representatives of the Consortium Member Institutions (CMIs).

September 25,2021 Saturday

Lirag of ParSU secures PCAARRD Publication Incentive

Endorsed yet again by the Bicol Consortium of Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (BCAARRD), a paper by Mr. John S. Lirag was awarded the Publication Incentive.

September 24,2021 Friday

BU holds Mid-Year Performance Management Review, 2022 WFP

In the light of the drastic changes brought by the pandemic and in its continuing commitment to achieve the vision and goals of becoming a world class university, Bicol University (BU) evaluated, developed, and planned the 2021 Mid-Year Performance Management Review (MPMR) and 2022 Work and Financial Planning Workshop (WFP) held on September 6 to 23, 2021.

September 23,2021 Thursday

BUCS Green Thumbs Partake in DENTRO: A Tree Planting and Caring Activity Campaign in celebration of

In commemoration of the 17th Founding Anniversary of Bicol University College of Science (BUCS), the BU Chemical Science Society (BU CheSS) spearheaded a collaborative action activity with the different CBOs and DBOs (BU Symbiosis, Access, Circuits, Storm), faculty and non-teaching staff, students of the different courses together with some members of the community.

September 20,2021 Monday

VPAA Dorosan announces events for BU's week-long 52nd Founding Anniversary celebration

During the weekly radio program titled, Programang Pang-Edukasyon at Pangkabuhayan in partnership Radyo Veritas, featured guest Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA) Dr. Amelia A. Dorosan presented the upcoming activities in celebration of BU’s 52nd Founding Anniversary to be held on September 21 to 25, 2021.

September 17,2021 Friday

BU receives distinction award from Natasha Goulbourn Foundation on mental health advocacy

The Natasha Goulbourn Foundation (NGF) awarded a Plaque of Distinction to Bicol University during the webinar series: ITAEWON CLASS: Life Lessons and Moving Forward held on September 11, 2021. The award was received on behalf of the BU President by Vice President for Administration and Finance Atty. Joseph Bartolata. BU has continuously ensured that proper guidance and counselling is provided to the BUeños.

September 17,2021 Friday

KADUNUNG Radio Program presents Scallops and Scallop Fishery of Asid Gulf Masbate.

Welcoming the month of April after the Holy Week, the KADUNUNG-Bicol program had consistently imparted knowledge to their listeners, with Scallops as the topic of the week on April 5 to 7 and 9, 2021 discussed through radio broadcasting at SKY Radio 93.1 FM.

September 13,2021 Monday