The College of Engineering and Agro-industrial Technology successfully celebrated its month-long celebration for its 109th Founding Anniversary this February 2021.

CEAT Alumni— Engr. Maricris Vines (ChE), Engr. Melzar Araneta (IE), Engr. Carmela Michelle Esteban (EE), Engr. Junim Bocalid (CE), Engr. Christopher Morales and Engr. Hazel Reyes (AE)— held an online guesting to the Radyo DZLB 1116 Ang Tinig ng Kaunlaran: Tatak UPLB on Feb. 12, 19 & 26.

Meanwhile, professors from different CEAT units conducted a daily webinar series from Feb.22-27. The lecture videos of Dr. Rex B. Demafelis (ChE), Dr. Josefa Angeli Revilla (IE), aP Elvin Dulce (EE), Dr. Jey-R S. Ventura (ES) COWET Team (CE) and aP Fidelina T. Flores (ABE) are now available for public viewing at CEAT’s Youtube page.

Meanwhile, the 2021 CEAT Virtual Awards Night was livestreamed via Zoom and Youtube on Feb. 24, 6:00 PM. Below are the list of Outstanding Personnel, Retirees and Service Awardees for this year. Student achievers were also acknowledged during the program.


Years in Service Name Office
42 Dr. Engelbert K. Peralta IABE


Years in Service Name Office
40 Juan M. Lumitao BIOMECH
30 Maria Victoria L. Larona BIOMECH
25 Arnold R. Elepaño IABE
25 Myra G. Borines DChE
20 Annaliza D. Manuel OCS
15 Ma. Cristina Concepcion D. Ignacio IABE
15 Maria Morissa D. Lu DES
15 Haerold Dean Z. Layaoen DIE
10 Michael Vincent O. Laurio DChE
10 Mark Anthony M. Baldoz DIE
10 Lizbeth A. Mariano DIE
10 Elvin D. Dulce DEE
10 Rusellen E. Baraquio DO


Award Name of Personnel Office
Senior Faculty Veronica P. Migo DChE
Junior Faculty Maria Victoria M. Sumagang DChE
Elvin D. Dulce DEE
Professional Jonathan C. Orozco BIOMECH
Researcher Alexis C. del Rosario BIOMECH
Extensionist Jose d. de Ramos BIOMECH
Research Team Optimization and Pilot-testing of the Developed Drying System for Seaweeds BIOMECH
Office Supervisor Marcelina T. Miranda IABE
Office Personnel Mary Ann T. Labrador IABE
Technician/ Craftsman Gabriel M. Oro DChE
Blue Collar Jose Eric M. Amit BIOMECH

Lastly, the 2021 CEAT Himig at Sayaw Online Edition, where CEAT constituents can display their artistic abilities and talents particularly those who excel in theater and the arts, was held on Mar.6 with this year’s winners UPCES (First placer), SChEMEs (Second Place), CEO (Third Placer). The event was held to kick-off the new semester with a fresh start and to help the students bond and socialize with each other.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all activities this year was held virtually. The events were all organized and made possible by the CEAT Sports and Socials Committee with the help of the CEAT Student Council for the Himig at Sayaw program. (Mary Jane F. Gallardo)