News Archive

OSA celebrates 57 years of service; recognizes officials, personnel, students

27 June 2017

To culminate the celebration of its 57th Anniversary, the Office of Student Affairs recognized the university officials, staff members, and students who have made significant contributions to the office and to its programs and services.During the awarding ceremony, Dr. Portia G. Lapitan, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs was given the OSA Luminary Award for her support to OSA. Service ... [continue reading]

OSA Execom sets goals, expectations during strategic planning workshop

15 May 2017

The Office of Student Affairs Executive Committee attended a strategic planning workshop on 12-13 May 2017 themed “OSA LUMINATES: Leveling Up Management, INitiatives, and Accomplishments Towards Excellent Service. The objective of the workshop is to see the direction of the office in the next four years. Among the topics discussed during the workshop are the plans for the further ... [continue reading]

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]