Tabaco Campus News

125 BUTC student-nurses ready for hospital training

In completion of their preparation to join the frontlines, Bicol University Tabaco Campus (BUTC) Nursing Department held the 22nd Capping, Pinning, and Candle Lighting Ceremonies for its student-nurses conducted at the BUTC Auditorium on May 5, 2022.

May 11,2022 Wednesday

New BUTC bldg awaits; opens renovated gym

Bicol University Tabaco Campus (BUTC) will be expecting a new Academic Building after holding a groundbreaking ceremony and inauguration of the newly-renovated BUTC Gymnasium at BUTC, Tabaco City, on March 31, 2022.

April 1,2022 Friday

BUTC alumnus study on Tilapia Sex Redirection receives awards, recognition

Abel E. Arevalo Jr., fisheries graduate from the Bicol University Tabaco Campus, claimed the first prize during the Bicol Regional Invention Contest and Exhibit (BRICE) LIKHA Award held on October 12 to 14, 2021.

October 21,2021 Thursday

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 alumnus 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

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

Kadunung Bicol Program discusses cultured Fin Fishes!

To continue its school-on air for the month of March, KADUNUNG Bicol Program conducted its session for the fifth and sixth topic on Tilapia and Milkfish from March 22, to 26 2021 at SKY Radio 93.1 FM.

September 13,2021 Monday

KADUNUNG-Bicol program tackles topic on tuna, tuna-like fish in Lagonoy Gulf

Tuna was discussed for consecutive days eight days on SKY Radio 93.1 FM from March 8 to 17, 2021 as the third topic in the KADUNUNG-Bicol Program.

May 25,2021 Tuesday

BU Alumnus Jojo Bragais is the official shoe sponsor for 69th Miss Universe

​​​​​​​The Bicol University takes pride in another alumnus who gained prestige in the world of pageantry with his world-class shoe designs. Jojo Albao Bragais is a graduate BS Nursing from BU Tabaco Campus (TC) batch 2012. He grew up in Albay as the youngest of four siblings to Diomedes and Elsie Bragais.

May 13,2021 Thursday

KADUNUNG-Bicol Program runs 1st school-on-air session

The KADUNUNG-Bicol program officially began its school-on-air with the topic ‘siganids' at the SKY Radio 93.1 FM, Tabaco City, Albay on February 22, 2021.

April 27,2021 Tuesday

BUTC's KADUNUNG Bicol Program launches School On-Air at SKY Radio 93.1 FM

From the proposed research and extension program of Bicol University Tabaco Campus (BUTC), the Knowledge and Awareness through Direct Understanding of Native and Unique Natural Gems (KADUNUNG) Bicol Program was finally materialized and launched its premiere School On-Air program last February 15, 2021 at SKY Radio 93.1 FM, Brgy. Cobo, Tabaco City, Albay.

March 9,2021 Tuesday

BUTC's KADUNUNG-Bicol RDE Program aces CHED approval

In support with the country’s pressing issue on the environmental education, the proposed research and extension program of BU Tabaco Campus namely, the KADUNUNG-Bicol Program (“Knowledge and Awareness through Direct Understanding of Native and Unique Natural Gems in Bicol), was recently approved and funded by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) in the amount of 4 million pesos. The said undertaking commenced last October 2020 and will end in September 2022.

March 9,2021 Tuesday

BUTC Researchers join 13th International Kuroshio Science Symposium

Five faculty members and six researchers from Bicol University Tabaco Campus (BUTC) Research Department joined the 13th International Kuroshio Science Symposium, held last November 18 to 22 at the Claude Andrews Convention Center of Cagayan State University-Andrews Campus in Caritan Sur, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, Philippines.

November 29,2019 Friday

BUTC launches Bicol's Aquatic Resources Management Forum on Bicol Marine Protected Areas

The Bicol University Tabaco Campus (BUTC) launches the Bicol’s Aquatic Resources Management Forum on Bicol Marine Protected Areas (BARMan on BiMPAs) last October 30 and 31 at the Carolyna Hotel and Restaurant in Brgy. Fatima, Tabaco City.

November 27,2019 Wednesday

Climate change in fisheries highlights at APPP 2019 in Palawan

Climate change in fisheries was the focus of the annual convention of the Asosasyon ng mga Propesyonal sa Pangangisdaan ng Pilipinas, Inc. (APPP), hosted by the Western Philippines University (WPU) at Puerto Princesa City in Palawan last October 9, 2019.

November 4,2019 Monday

Fisheries Dept., BFAR celebrate Annual Fish Conservation Week

Focused on the theme “Itaguyod ang Malinis at Masaganang Karagatan, Tungo sa Masaganang Ani at Mataas na Kita sa Industriya ng Pangisdaan” (Stand for Clean and Bountiful Oceans, For Plentiful Harvest and Profit for the Fishery Industry), the Bicol Univesity Tabaco Campus’ (BUTC) Fisheries Department celebrated their Fish Conservation Week 2019 last September 25 to 27, 2019.

October 28,2019 Monday

BCAARRD set to initiate Pili NICER Program

Supportive to the country’s thrust to increase research projects for inclusive growth in the region, Bicol Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (BCAARRD) has initiated a consortium-led research program on pili nut, one of Bicol’s flagship commodities. Such initiative resulted in the approval of the Pili Niche R&D Center for the Region (PILI NICER) Program under the Science for Change Program of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).

October 28,2019 Monday

BUeños, Bikolanos dominate the 6th Sakura Science Team in Japan

Over the years, the continuing collaboration between Bicol University and Kochi University of Japan have produced numerous student and faculty exchange activities. Another noteworthy event produced by the said partnership is this year's ‘Sakura Science Exchange Program', hosted by Kochi University's Graduate School of Kuroshio Science and sponsored by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JSTA), where the sixth (6th) batch of participants was organized from September 29 to October 5, 2019.

October 21,2019 Monday

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

BUTC conducts GAD Awareness and Sensitivity Training for personnel

Looking to deepen the awareness and knowledge of the Bicol University Tabaco Campus' (BUTC) personnel on gender concepts and issues, a Gender and Development Awareness and Sensitivity Training activity was held at AV Hall, BUTC, last On August 27 to 28, 2019.

September 17,2019 Tuesday