The University of the Philippines Los Baños stayed unbeaten as the top performing school with 92.50% passing rate in the Agricultural Licensure Examination held in Manila, Baguio, and Davao last August 25-26, 2013.
Contributed by Engr. Marife R. Santiago, AMDP
The Agricultural Mechanization Development Program (AMDP) of the Institute of Agricultural Engineering (IAE) under the College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology (CEAT), UPLB joined the 2013 Syensaya Wonderama Exhibit last July 31 to August 2, 2013 at the EB Copeland Gymnasium.
Mr. Kevin Martin C. Faltado (BS Chemical Engineering), Mr. Don Van Karl DC. Israel (BS Chemical Engineering) and Ms. Janina Gaile M. Palad (BS Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering) of CEAT are among the eight deserving students of UPLB who received a scholarship from the Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) last July 17, 2013 at the Makiling Ballroom, S.U. Building, UPLB.
Contributed by Engr. Bernadette Tongko, URA, Dept. of Chem. EnggAfter being awarded as the 2013 Outstanding Chemical Engineer (Academe) by the Philippine Institute of Chemical Engineers (PIChE) last February 2013, Professor Rex B. Demafelis, a Professor IV faculty of the Department of Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology, University of the Philippines Los Baños, has yet again received recognition. The Philippine Regulatory Commission (PRC) has chosen Professor Demafelis as the 2013 Outstanding Professional of the Year in the field of Chemical Engineering during the 40th Founding Anniversary celebration of PRC held at the Fiesta Pavillion, Manila Hotel on June 20, 2013. The event was graced with the presence of President Benigno S. Aquino III, among other honorable guests and officials.
The Board of Regents, in its 1288th meeting on 20 June 2013, on recommendation of the President of the University, approved the appointment of Prof. Arsenio N. Resurreccion as Professor Emeritus, effective upon retirement.
Congratulations Dr. Resurreccion!
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