Polytechnic University of the Philippines http://www.pup.edu.ph/ News and articles from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. Copyright 1998-2018 Polytechnic University of the Philippines. All rights reserved. en-ph Sat, 21 Jul 2018 17:55:38 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/rss/news/ PUPWebSite 9.0 InfoCore Engine 1.0 PUP Communication Management Office ictcenter@pup.edu.ph Faculty Members participate in PACA Biennial Convention 2018 PUP Sta. Mesa, Manila, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>Three PUPians were among the four Filipino participants who represented the country through research presentation in the 12th Biennial Convention of the Pacific and Asian Communication Association (PACA) with the theme &ldquo;Communication and Industrial Revolution 4.0&rdquo; on July 4 to 6, 2018 at the Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Heritage of the University Malaysia Sabah in Sabah, Malaysia.&nbsp;</p> <p>Dr. Rudolf Anthony A. Lacerna, faculty member from the College of Communication (COC) and the Training Chief of the Institute of Continuing Professional Development (ICPD) of the Open University System (OUS), presented his research titled&ldquo;Proposed Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Teachers&rsquo; Competency Framework for Senior High School Education in the Philippines&quot;.</p> <p>Dr. Lacerna was also recognized as the &ldquo;Best Research Presenter&quot;.&nbsp;</p> <p>Meanwhile, Prof. John Hayrold C. Malonzo from the College of Arts and Letters (CAL), who was also one of the moderators, discussed the findings in his study titled&ldquo;The Historical Delineation of the Socio-Political Violations and Its Influence to the Fictional Communicative Discourses&quot;.</p> <p>Lastly, Prof. Rosa Bella M. Quindoza, part-time faculty from the COC Department of Communication Research dwelt on the discussion on intercultural communication research through her paper titled &ldquo;Communicating Democratization in a Cross-cultural environment.&nbsp;</p> <p>PACA is an educational, scientific and literary association that promotes criticism, research, teaching, and application of the artistic, humanistic and social scientific principles of communication.</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=X47d5czpumE%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:27:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=X47d5czpumE%3d Professorial Chairholder lecture focuses on Importance of Educ in Society and Politics Khryzler Myreen Flores, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>The essence and significance of education to society and politics were tackled during&nbsp;the Professorial Chairholder Lecture Series in Philosophy and Humanities titled &quot;For Whom and For What is Education?&quot;, at the Bonifacio Hall, NALLRC on July 13, 2018.</p> <p>Prof. Amable G. Tuibeo or &quot;Ka Abe&rdquo; served as the professorial chairholder lecturer. Prof. Tuibeo talked about the&nbsp;Philippine educational system and its relationship with&nbsp;politics.</p> <p>&quot;<em>In fact, for people who have wealth, power, and privileges in society, education is for social conformity to end political interest&hellip; But for people who have nothing but deprivation of powerlessness, education can be a vital weapon for social change and total liberation</em>,&quot; Prof. Tuibeo stated.</p> <p>He also addressed the colonial legacy of western countries to the Philippine educational system.</p> <p>This was the second time Prof. Tuibeo conducted a professorial chairholder lecture&nbsp;in PUP.&nbsp;</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=l3A9XbutgvE%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:22:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=l3A9XbutgvE%3d International Journalists visit PUP Buellah May P. Convento, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>Student leaders and faculty members of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines were invited in a forum with the Journalist Fellows of the East-West Center based in the University of Hawaii on June 29 , 2018 at the Board Room of the Ninoy Aquino Library and Learning Resources Center, PUP Main Campus.</p> <p>The forum centered on the youth&#39;s perspective towards Philippine Government and other timely social and cultural issues.</p> <p>Among the Senior journalist fellows who visited the University were from the United States of America, Tunisia, Nigeria, Indonesia, Philippines, Turkey, India, Australia, China, Kuwait and Malaysia. They were accompanied by East-West Center Project Coordinator Ms. Liz A. Dorn and the Executive Director of the Philippine Press Institute Mr. Ariel Sebellino.</p> <p>The event was organized by&nbsp;Communication Management Office, in cooperation with the&nbsp;Institute for Culture and Language Studies, College of Social Sciences and Development&#39;s Department of History, and College of Communication&#39;s&nbsp;Department of Journalism.&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent.fmnl15-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/36931630_1739374966158499_3208106691962863616_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&amp;oh=78c72309668f0b3349ae168724795b6f&amp;oe=5BE49595" /></p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=kFkmdRKzgHU%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:28:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=kFkmdRKzgHU%3d PUP grad finalist in TOSP-NCR Buellah May P. Convento, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>Polytechnic University of the Philippine&#39;s Alumnus Romeo Latoza Jr., was selected as one of the regional finalists for the 57th Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines (TOSP) - National Capital Region (NCR).</p> <p>TOSP is a nonprofit organization that aims to establish role models, motivating the youth to help the nation, promote the common good, and develop and share talents, skills, values as main avenues for nation building, learning, leading and serving for life.</p> <p>Twenty students were selected from different schools and universities in NCR. Aside from Latoza, other finalists were students from University of the Philippines, University of Sto. Tomas, Ateneo de Manila University, Colegio de San Juna de Letran, Far Eastern University-Manila, University of the East - Manila, De La Salle University, Lyceum of the Philippines University-Manila, Jose Rizal University, and FEU Institute of Technology.</p> <p>Latoza is currently the assistant manager of the HSBC Electronic Data Processing (Philippines), Inc. He graduated magna cum laude last May, was recognized as one of the 2018 university class valedictorians and the recipient of the Outstanding Scholar of the Year 2018.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent.fmnl15-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/36885802_1737809712981691_7935833999354626048_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&amp;oh=36c7ea0d78f8468d9aad91f360f7cfad&amp;oe=5BE74C26" /></p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=2lZoFWTmcu0%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:44:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=2lZoFWTmcu0%3d PUP tops Architecture Licensure Examination Buellah May P. Convento, News, Communication Management Office, Professional Regulation Commission <br/><p>Paolo Gabriel Torres Martires brought pride to the University by topping the Architecture Licensure Examination (ALE) June 2018.</p> <p>Martires placed first among 3,177 takers of the said exam with an 84.10 percentage.</p> <p>The Architecture Licensure Examination conducted by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) was held on June 28 and 30, 2018 at PRC testing centers in Manila, Baguio, Cebu, Davao and Legazpi.</p> <p>The results were released o&nbsp;July 5, 2018 or four (4) working days after the last day of the examination.</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=o%2b%2fH89fT%2flA%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:23:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=o%2b%2fH89fT%2flA%3d  Barbara Klemm: Helldunkel-Light and Dark Photo Exhibition opens in PUP Joshua Oledan, Josh Corpin, John Denzel Memoracion, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>University Center for Culture and the Arts, and Goethe-Institute Philippinen organized a photography exhibition for Barbara Klemm, one of Germany&#39;s most distinguished photographers.</p> <p>The exhibit titled &ldquo;Barbara Klemm: Helldunkel-Light and Dark&rdquo; gave an overview of the last forty years of German history through photos. The photos were taken before and after the unification of East and West Germany. It captured tense and memorable moments of German citizens.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>This exhibit aimed to equip students and faculty members of knowledge about Germany, its history, and culture.&nbsp;</p> <p>The photographs will be exhibited at the Ninoy Aquino Library and Resource Center (NALRC) PUP Main Campus from June 20, 2018, to Aug 03, 2018 8 am to 5 pm.</p> <p><em>Introducing Documentary Photography</em></p> <p>Dr. Ursula Zeller, one of the curators of Klemm&rsquo;s exhibit, also gave a free lecture about Documentary Photography in Germany. She discussed the 160-years evolution of Germany through black and white photos.</p> <p>The lecture was held on June 22, 2018, at the NALLRC Bulwagang Bonifacio, and attended by students, faculty members, and administrative employees.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent.fmnl15-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/36883431_1738093609619968_5692295903155585024_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&amp;oh=7bd63433ae84cebaca49c548ddeea580&amp;oe=5BEA45A2" /></p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=XeJNoPwnIOc%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Wed, 04 Jul 2018 16:15:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=XeJNoPwnIOc%3d PUP conducts information campaign on Disaster Preparedness Buellah May P. Convento, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>In response to a memorandum issued by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), the Polytechnic University of the Philippines - Sta. Mesa spearheaded by the University Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (UDRRMC) organized a university-wide earthquake/fire drill and information&nbsp;campaigns for its students, faculty members and administrative employees on June 21, 2018.</p> <p>At exactly 2:00 in the afternoon, PUP community in the M.H. Del Pilar Campus executed&nbsp;the &quot;drop, cover, and hold&quot; safety measures after hearing the loud siren.&nbsp;</p> <p>Various scenarios were also portrayed to show the possible impacts of a strong earthquake including coordination and management, fire suppression operations, emergency medical response, etc.</p> <p>Simultaneously, the National Service Training Progam (NSTP) conducted a room-to-room information campaign in the Main Building to raise public awareness about the possible risks, and do&#39;s don&#39;ts before, during and after a disaster.</p> <p>The simulation was only a&nbsp;part of the month-long disaster preparedness and information campaign of the university which will run from June 21, 2018 to July 21, 2018.&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent.fmnl15-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/35973240_1712234945539168_3236102809216614400_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&amp;oh=29ea6d867a799b5bcc563d373da51b7f&amp;oe=5BA4BF6C" /></p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=zfdmdk%2bxbWs%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Wed, 04 Jul 2018 14:14:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=zfdmdk%2bxbWs%3d PUP appoints new VPRED Buellah May P. Convento, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>Former Head Executive Assistant Dr. Anna Ruby P. Gapasin assumed the position as new PUP Vice President for Research, Extension, and Development.&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="Anna Ruby P. Gapasin, DEM" class="image image-left" src="https://www.pup.edu.ph/resources/images/people/executives/gapasinarp.jpg" />Dr. Gapasin&#39;s capacity to lead was strengthened by several positions she has held. She served as Director of the Communication Management Office from April 2013 - January 2016, Executive Director of the PUP Open University System from 2003 to June 2018, Head Executive Assistant from July 2016 to&nbsp;June 2018 and University Board Secretary from March 2018 to&nbsp;June 2018.</p> <p>She finished her bachelor&#39;s degree in AB Communication Arts in Lyceum of the Philippines. Eight years after, she graduated Master in Mass Communication in the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She also took Diploma in Radio Journalism in Ateneo de Manila University in 2008 and later obtained her doctorate degree in Education Management in PUP in 2011.</p> <p>She continuously wrote researches which have been funded and recognized by various national and international organizations. Among her funded researches were&nbsp; &quot;Status and Relevance of Journalism Education in the Philippines&quot; funded by UNESCO Asian Media and Information Center (Singapore); the &ldquo;Public Service Broadcasting in the Philippines&quot; funded by UNESCO, Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication and Philippine Association of Communication Educators; the &quot;Status of Higher Education Institution-Industry Partnership among HEIs in NCR-ZRC Group 1,&quot; funded by the Commission on Higher Education; and other institutional researches which were funded by PUP.</p> <p>Aside from these, Dr. Gapasin also attended symposia, conferences, conventions, seminars, workshops, training, etc., either as a participant, trainer, or paper presenter in the Philippines, Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, Indonesia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Macau, and Hong Kong.</p> <p>Following the changes in the executive committee, Resource Generation Office Director Mr. Rolando Covero Jr. assumed the position as the new University Board Secretary while College of Arts and Letters&#39; Prof. Clarrise Ann M. De Leon will serve as the new Head Executive Assistant.</p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=C8Mhyoia%2f%2fk%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Tue, 26 Jun 2018 18:19:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=C8Mhyoia%2f%2fk%3d PUP JME receives Top Outstanding Junior Marketing Association Award PUP Sta. Mesa, Manila, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>PUP Junior Marketing Executives received the Top Outstanding Junior Marketing Association (TOJMAP) for the Academic Year 2017-2018 last 6th Marketista Awards.</p> <p>The 6th Marketista Awards is an annual prestigious event of the Philippine Junior Marketing Association (PJMA) that recognizes the most outstanding projects and events from the different local Junior Marketing Associations showcasing the hard works, passion and commitment to serve their fellow marketers.</p> <p>With the theme of &ldquo;Search for the next Outstanding Junior Marketing Association&rdquo;, PUP JME submitted different entries. Aside from the TOJMAP, PUP JME also bagged the following awards;</p> <p>&bull; Academic Category, 1st Runner Up &ndash; MarkCamp: Detecting Devices of Strategies</p> <p>&bull; Interscholastic Category, Champion &ndash; Marketing Genius: Converging Hidden Treasures of Marketing</p> <p>&bull; Breakthrough Category, 1st Runner Up &ndash; Executives&rsquo; List 7: Enlist to Dominate</p> <p>The said event was attended by officials from the Philippine Marketing Association and representatives from the different local Junior Marketing Associations in the whole country namely the University of Sto.Tomas, San Beda University, St. Louis University-Baguio, University of the Philippines, and the Polytechnic University of the Philippines&rsquo; Junior Marketing Executives. PUP JME was also accompanied by Chairperson of the Department of Marketing Management, Prof. Angelina G. Goyenechea and Dean of College of Business Administration, Dr. Raquel G. Ramos.</p> <p>The event was held at AG New World Manila Bay Hotel in Ermita, Manila on May 27, 2018.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent.fmnl15-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/34788875_1694100450685951_8442447317725872128_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&amp;oh=4700e77d8676734bd6de6a90858c7876&amp;oe=5B7AFB27" /></p> <p><em><strong>(From the left) Ma. Jessica Belen (VP for Research and Development), Armaine Lorrainne Semilla (AVP for Marketing), Louella Anette Lachica (VP for Finance), Patricia Mae Payte (Executive Secretary), Paul Andrew Buscano,(President), Crystal Joy Iconar (VP for SCQA), Jamaica Shane Salvid (VP for Student Services), Mizpha Aquino (AVP for Student Services), (Below from the right), Marco Keanu De Leon (AVP for External Affairs), Arvin Jay Tala (VP for Advertising &amp; Public Relations), Redgy Gadia (VP for Marketing), and Joseph Del Pilar (VP for Administration)</strong></em></p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=QPnJ3vkb9Z0%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Fri, 08 Jun 2018 09:39:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=QPnJ3vkb9Z0%3d PUP tops RMP Examination PUP Sta. Mesa, Manila, News, Communication Management Office <br/><p>Ralph John Scribir brought pride to the University by topping the Registered Marketing Professional (RMP) Examination held on February 2018.</p> <p>His success were complemented with Courtney Bobila and Christian James Ofielda, also from PUP Sta. Mesa, placing third place and tenth place, respectively.</p> <p>A total of twenty-eight Registered Marketing Professionals (RMP), out of the 217 PUP-NCR examinees, were produced by the PUP College of Business Administration.</p> <p>The Registered Marketing Professional Examination, a certification examination for Marketers conducted by the JA Philippines Inc., was held on November 11, 2017 at the Asian Institute of Management &ndash; Conference Center.</p> <p>Marketers from different universities namely University of the Philippines, University of Sto. Tomas, Miriam College, University of the East, De La Salle Araneta University, Far Eastern University, Lyceum of the Philippines University and other universities that offer Marketing Management program took the examination.</p> <p>Below are the names of passers from PUP Manila:</p> <ul> <li>ACHUELA, MARGARETTE S.</li> <li>ACOBA, LAURMEL VICTOR V.</li> <li>ANDORA, GRACIEL T.</li> <li>ARDALES, RYAN P.</li> <li>BALBUENA, RUSTY LUIS B.</li> <li>BARTOLAY, MA. HAZEL G.</li> <li>BASA, MA. ANGELICA A.</li> <li>BELEN, MA. JESSICA C.</li> <li>BOBILA, COURTNEY B.</li> <li>ENERO, TRISHA MAE A.</li> <li>ESCRESA, PEARL DANELLE C.</li> <li>ESCRIBIR, RALPH JON P.</li> <li>JACOBA, NICOLE JOY W.</li> <li>LA ROSA, PAMELA ANN L.</li> <li>LAGO, ALYSSA R.</li> <li>LALAGUNA, ERWIN B.</li> <li>MAROHOM, JAMIERAH D.</li> <li>MEDINA, ALANIS B.</li> <li>MENES, MICHELLE I.</li> <li>OFIELDA, CHRISTIAN JAMES P.</li> <li>OLAIVAR, JENHEIN M.</li> <li>PEREZ, CHRISTINE JOY T.</li> <li>SALVID, JAMAICA SHANE G.</li> <li>SEGALES, JUSTINE JUNE S.</li> <li>SILVESTRE, JUSTINE JAKE J.</li> <li>VALENCIA, CAMILLE JOYCE S.</li> <li>VILLANUEVA, GUIA MAE B.</li> <li>YU, KRISTINE N.</li> </ul> <p>The results were released on February 2018.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://scontent.fmnl15-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/34791220_1694096737352989_380983557868224512_n.jpg?_nc_cat=0&amp;oh=4312473fc73e51c3c3c864468a246041&amp;oe=5BBFE2C7" /></p> <br/><a href="http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=xYgMSk4yoFw%3d">View this article in PUPWebSite</a> Fri, 08 Jun 2018 09:31:00 GMT http://www.pup.edu.ph/news/?go=xYgMSk4yoFw%3d