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All rights reserved. en-ph Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:45:28 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/rss/news/ PUPWebSite 9.0 InfoCore Engine 1.0 PUP Communication Management Office ictcenter@pup.edu.ph PUP Extension Management Office attends PEZA workshop Cherry Pebre, News, Communication Management Office <br/><blockquote> <div dir="ltr"> <p>The Polytechnic University of the Philippines attended the Philippine Economic Zone Authority&#39;s forum-workshop titled &ldquo;The Corporate Citizenship Development Approaches to SEZ HUMAN RESOURCE EMPOWERMENT: A Policy Forum Workshop&rdquo; on August 17,&nbsp;2017&nbsp;at DOE-PNOC Complex, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City, Metro Manila.</p> <p>The workshop gathered Human Resource (HR) Managers from different financial and industrial economic zone companies like JP Morgan Chase and Co., Lufthansa Technik, Aboitiz, Samsung, and more.</p> <p>The forum-workshop aimed to formulate a curriculum responsive to the needs of the industries and companies, which is&nbsp;believed to lessen the chance of mismatching in employment.&nbsp;</p> <p>PUP was represented by Chief Asst. Prof. Randy D. Sagun, MAF and Extension Coordinator, Asst. Prof. Cherry C. Pebre, MC from the Extension Management Office under the Office of the Vice President for Research, Extension, and Development.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent-sit4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20953173_1420480614714604_478411994270593233_n.jpg?oh=26461ba8c8c08753d4df441dd1cb3d85&amp;oe=5A2791BF" /></p> </div> </blockquote> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=y3JcFByyH0o%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:04:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=y3JcFByyH0o%3d CHED awards grant to PUP's Social Science and Development Review Buellah May P. Convento, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>The Commission on Higher Education granted the Polytechnic University of the Philippines the CHED Journal Incentive Program for Social Sciences and Development Review.</p> <p>PUP is one of the eight Universities in the country to be granted with CHED JIP Journal Incubation Grant including University of the Philippines- Diliman, Western Philippines University, University of San Jose Recoletos and Southern Leyte State University.</p> <p>As CHED JIP Journal Incubation Recognized Journals, these Universities are entitled to the receive P400,000.00 per year during the effectivity of accreditation, technical support by CHED in providing the digital platform &quot;Portal for Academic Knowledge (PAK)&quot; for online article submission, refereeing and manuscript tracking, and CHED endorsement for library subscription and automatic nomination for the CHED REPUBLICA: Journal of the Year (JI) Category.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent-sit4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/p720x720/21015713_1420463288049670_5047163298648719784_o.jpg?oh=82a3d62a30d30e422e7257f53c8eda49&amp;oe=5A147796" /></p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=cftM9pQ%2f0Yo%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:10:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=cftM9pQ%2f0Yo%3d PUP signs MOA with TESDA-Manila Cherry Pebre, News, Extension Management Office <br/><p>The Office of the Vice President for Research, Extension, and Development thru its Extension Management Office signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)-Manila on August 16, 2017 at Nemesio Prudente Conference Room.</p> <p>On behalf of University President Dr. Emanuel De Guzman, Executive President Dr. Herminia Manimtim led the signing ceremony together with Assistant to the VPRED and Director of Extension Management Office Dr. Racidon Bernarte. &nbsp;Meanwhile, TESDA was represented by its District Director Antoinette Ma. G. Cardasto.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent-hkg3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20840709_1415765098519489_2663497195161413731_n.jpg?oh=d92c449fc54d556c8f6bd033ae028303&amp;oe=5A28FAFB" /></p> <p>The activity was witnessed by different college partners and barangay officials with their constituents.&nbsp;</p> <p>The MOA aimed to provide extension service programs to its target partners and to extend the expertise of the university to the barangays.&nbsp;</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=9PoNKPCDYO4%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:42:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=9PoNKPCDYO4%3d PhilStar's Associate Editor discusses crossfire encounters Cherry Pebre, John Robert Bolledo, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>Philippine Star&#39;s Associate Editor Marichu Villanueva discussed crossfire encounter and coverage of&nbsp;conflicts in the Professorial chairholder lecture series in Journalism on August 14, 2017.</p> <p>Villanueva, an alumna of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, started the discussion by giving a brief historical background of the Mindanao conflict.&nbsp;</p> <p>She later discussed the details in reporting conflicts and reiterated the importance of safety over reportage.&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent-hkg3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20882011_1416600651769267_79488100024932864_n.jpg?oh=dc5b9db085894abf55448a2c6da20943&amp;oe=5A2D61DD" /></p> <p>The first lecture series in Journalism for the academic year 2017-2018 was spearheaded by the Institute of Social Sciences and Development and College of Communication, Department of Journalism.&nbsp;</p> <p>Villanueva will visit the University again&nbsp;on August 18, 2017 for another lecture that will tackle the usage of Social Media.&nbsp;</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=7Ap7%2fSvHAjY%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:36:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=7Ap7%2fSvHAjY%3d PUP Alumnus wins in CCP Film and Video Festival Rudolf Anthony A. Lacerna, Media Release, Communication Management Office <br/><p>Documentary program titled&nbsp;<strong>In The Middle of the Night&nbsp;</strong><em>(Sa Kalagitnaan ng Gabi)&nbsp;</em>directed by College of Communication alumnus Bryan Kristoffer J. Brazil was awarded as<em>&nbsp;</em>1<sup>st</sup>&nbsp;Prize winner in the 29th CCP Independent Film &amp; Video Festival on August 8, 2017 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP).</p> <p>This festival was composed of four categories namely Short Feature, Experimental, Animation, and Documentary where Brazil&rsquo;s entry is one among the 33 documentary films screened from August 5 to 7 at the CCP Tanghalang Manuel Conde.</p> <p>Brazil graduated Bachelor in Broadcast Communication in 2007 and presently connected with GMA Network, Inc. where he works under the News and Public Affairs Programs.&nbsp;</p> <p>Among his noted accomplishments in the profession as Director includes &ldquo;Brigada (The Brigade): Gintong Krudo (Black Gold),&rdquo;. It is a documentary that aimed to raise awareness on child labor in the country. It won One World Award in the United States International Film and Video Festival in 2014.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=BfgP2etFq6U%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:26:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=BfgP2etFq6U%3d PUP partners with ABS-CBN's Bayan Mo, Ipatrol Mo Buellah May P. Convento, Media Release, Communication Management Office <br/><p>Polytechnic University of the Philippines signed a memorandum of understanding with ABS-CBN Bayan Mo, Ipatrol Mo, for the PET Bottle Collection Campaign 2017.</p> <p>The PET bottle collection campaign will be conducted from June to December 2017 in different Universities in Metro Manila including PUP.&nbsp;</p> <p>The sales from the PET bottles will be donated to Tahanang Walang Hagdanan to produce custom bikes for differently abled persons.</p> <p>ABS-CBN Senior Vice President for Integrated News and Current Affairs Ms. Jing Reyes led the ceremonial signing together with Tahanang Walang Hagdanan External Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Ms. Jocelyn Rosemarie Cris Garcia.&nbsp;</p> <p>Representing PUP was Executive Vice President and Vice President for Student Affairs and Services Dr. Herminia Manimtim, Communication Management Office Director Kriztine R. Viray and Media Relations Services Acting Chief Krupskaya T. Valila.</p> <p><img alt="PUP partners with ABS-CBN's Bayan Mo, Ipatrol Mo" class="image image-full" src="https://scontent-hkg3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20727873_1411401428955856_5406115936397430492_n.jpg?oh=4e090bc5b842fc596a1f7994c9cf38c4&amp;oe=5A342DF0" /></p> <p>Aside from PUP, other participating Universities were Miriam College, STI, and St. Paul University.</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=m9qD9eISBwE%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:24:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=m9qD9eISBwE%3d PUP conducts Research Colloquium titled "Resounding 2017" PUP Sta. Mesa, Manila, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>The Office of the Vice President for Research, Extension, and Development conducted an 8-hour research colloquium titled &ldquo;Resounding 2017: A Research Colloquium of University Funded Research Projects&rdquo; at NALLRC Bulwagang Bonifacio, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, July 21, 2017.</p> <p>The University President, Dr. Emanuel De Guzman, gave his inspirational message to the attendees. It was followed by the speech of the keynote speaker, Hon. Jose B. Patalinjug III, Regional Director of Department of Science and Technology who shared about the status of the Philippines in Global Research Development.</p> <p>There were 183 delegates who attended the research colloquium including the eleven presenters who shared their researches about different topics.</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=QGOP5W7PSws%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:31:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=QGOP5W7PSws%3d Graduate School faculty members attend Faculty Development Program PUP Sta. Mesa, Manila, News, Communication Management Office <br/><div>With the direction of the PUP Graduate School to continuously provide seminars and training to its faculty, the Dean of the Graduate School, Dr. Carmencita L. Castolo spearheaded the idea of organizing the Faculty Development Program with the&nbsp;theme, &ldquo;Positive Organizational Development and Appreciative Inquiry&quot; on July 29, 2017.</div> <div> <p>The program was attended by the Graduate &nbsp;Studies faculty members from the 12 graduate programs. The attendees were welcomed by Dr. Sanjay Claudio, the Chair of Doctor of Public Administration and the Dean of College of Political Science.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Dr. Emanuel C. De Guzman, the University President, gave his inspirational message which focused on the faculty welfare.</p> <p>Meanwhile, Dr. Rosalina Fuentes, Dean of Southeast Asia Interdisciplinary Development Institute (SAIDI), who also served as the keynote speaker, highlighted topics&nbsp;on Organization and Organizational Development and Appreciative Inquiry.&nbsp;</p> <p>Faculty members have actively participated through interaction with the guest speaker. Fellowship activity and meeting per program followed after the&nbsp;event.</p> <p><img alt="" class="image image-full" src="https://scontent-hkg3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20638707_1408213459274653_1012113565715354587_n.jpg?oh=4cc92c1630a5d1cf0f09a8ace0166a29&amp;oe=59F7A6B6" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=h7goGZGltFI%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 16:36:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=h7goGZGltFI%3d DHRDM conducts First Appreciation Dialogue PUP Sta. Mesa, Manila, College Highlights, Vice President for Academic Affairs <br/><p>The Department of Human Resource Development Management under the College of Business Administration, in collaboration with the HRSS - Human Resource Student Society, conducted its First Appreciation Dialogue as part of OJT Culminating Activities at the Accenture Room, 4th Floor East Wing, PUP Main Building.</p> <p>This event was participated by human resource practitioners of 16 companies in various industries. Recommendations were brought by the industry partners leading to industry-driven curriculum. &nbsp;The guests uttered their intention to strengthen partnership with the College of Business Administration especially in accommodating student-on-the-job trainees because of PUPians&rsquo; possession of good character and attitude.&nbsp;</p> <p>The 16 companies participated in this meaningful event were Systemantech Inc., Curo Technika, Harte Hanks, Hexagon Group of Companies, Pepsi-Products Philippines, Sykes Asia, Inc., Both Northcom Security and Investigation Agency Inc., Action Labs IT Services Philippines Corp., Techcel Outsourcing Solutions Inc., CGI Philippines, House of Representatives,: office of Cong. Hon. Acosta-Alaba, Philippine Health Insurance Corp., Convergys, and Pierre and Paul Solutions, Pearson Management Services, Inc., and Transcom Worldwide (Philippines) Inc.,&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=eoBMXIkE62E%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 14:46:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=eoBMXIkE62E%3d PCOO Asec. visits PUP Krupskaya Valila, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>PUP alumnus and one of the Presidential Communications Operations Office Assistant Secretaries Florentino Yee Loyola Jr. graced the College of Communication&#39;s 16th Founding Anniversary Convocation on July 31, 2017.<br /> <img alt="Image may contain: 1 person, standing and indoor" class="image image-full" src="https://scontent-hkg3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20620927_1402798016482864_427398239684615577_n.jpg?oh=015db0d6382b26b9698eca44c714ef59&amp;oe=59F2C1AE" /> Loyola served as the Keynote Speaker for the event. He reminded every student to remain vigilant and critical towards the media. Additionally, he asked everyone to help the government counter fake and misleading news by reporting verified facts only.&nbsp;</p> <p>Loyola graduated in 2009 with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Communication. &nbsp;His first experience of the field of media was in PTV 4 where he&nbsp;worked&nbsp;as&nbsp;one of the field reporters. He later on moved to TV 5 as part of its news team. &nbsp;He left TV 5 to worked for the&nbsp;administration in 2016&nbsp;and&nbsp;was designated as one of&nbsp;the&nbsp;Directors in PCOO before he was appointed as Assistant Secretary early this year by&nbsp;President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=FhUMPRlscHY%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Tue, 01 Aug 2017 14:36:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=FhUMPRlscHY%3d