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ISD holds orientation program for new international students

24 February 2017

On 10 February 2017, the UPLB international students gathered together at the Makiling Hall, 2/F SU Building for the orientation of new international students conducted by the International Students Division (ISD).Dr. Jose V. Camacho Jr., Dean of the Graduate School, said in his inspirational message that the increase in the number of international students proves how much they trust the ... [continue reading]

UPLB senior Biology student bags 2016 Jose Rizal Model Student of the Philippines award

22 February 2017

“[When you carry the name of UP], you have behind you the 75% of the poor, the majority of our landless farmers, the majority of our workers who are experiencing contractualization. So it’s not just a mere trophy for you. It’s for all,” Paul Jhon Diezon, one of the recently awarded Top 10 Jose Rizal Model Students of the Philippines (JRMSP), shared.Just like every other UP student, ... [continue reading]

​ISD recognizes first batch of Kalinangan graduates

5 December 2016

On 5 December 2016, 11 UPLB front liners who completed the Kalinangan workshop series were given recognition during the graduation ceremony conducted at the Makiling Hall, 2/F SU Building.Kalinangan is a cultural exchange workshop conducted twice a month by the International Students Division in order to help the university front liners understand the culture of international students. ISD ... [continue reading]

ISD launches cultural exchange workshop

19 September 2016

In its efforts to help UPLB students and front liners understand the culture of international students, the International Students Division (ISD) launched Kalinangan: A Cultural Exchange Workshop. The first session of the workshop was conducted on 19 September 2016 at the Sampaguita Conference Room. Dr. Nina M. Cadiz, OSA Director, welcomed the participants by sharing some of her ... [continue reading]

SOAD conducts Org Orientation, SOAdvisers Forum

5 September 2016

A total of 188 student organization leaders attended the Organization Orientation (OO), formerly known as Leadership Training Seminar (LTS), conducted by the Student Organizations and Activities Division (SOAD) on 5 September 2016 at the Makiling Hall, 2/F SU Building. The orientation aims to inform the participants about the programs and policies governing student organizations. “I ... [continue reading]