UP Los Baños Chancellor Jose Camacho, Jr. and UPLB’s Ad Hoc Committee for the Proposed BS Accountancy program visited UP Tacloban on 31 May 2022 to discuss the proposed adoption of courses from the BS Accountancy program offered by UP Tacloban and the UP Visayas College of Management.
With Chancellor Camacho were the Ad Hoc Committee chair and chair of UPLB’s Department of Agribusiness Management and Entrepreneurship (DAME) Asst. Prof. Mar Cruz, College of Economics and Management Associate Dean Asst. Prof. Arlene Gutierrez, and members of the Ad Hoc Committee Asst. Prof. Juan Paulino Trespalacio, UPLB Internal Control Officer Joan Mendoza, UPLB Accounting Office Chief Marie Claire Raymundo, and UPLB Cashier’s Office Chief Elizabeth Eala.
UP Tacloban Dean Patricia Arinto was joined at the meeting with Chancellor Camacho and the UPLB Ad Hoc Committee by Associate Dean Asst. Prof. Arvin De Veyra, College Secretary Asst. Prof. Irma Tan, and BS Accountancy faculty Asst. Prof. Anida Bernadette Lorenzo. Also at the meeting were UP Tacloban faculty who are alumni of UPLB — Asst. Prof. Flordeliz Dacuyan of the BS Management program, Ugnayan ng Pahinungod Coordinator and BS (Economics) faculty Asst. Prof. Hector Grama, and BS (Economics) faculty Mr. Gerwyn Enerlan.
On 3 June 2022 UP Visayas Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension Harold Monteclaro visited UP Tacloban together with the UPV Technology Transfer and Business Development Office (TTBDO) Director Assoc. Prof. Reynold Tan and the TTBDO staff. They met with Prof. Leni Yap-Dejeto and her research team in the DOST-funded Extraction and Utilization of Mussel Glycogen project to discuss the commercialization of the project’s products. This was followed by a meeting with Dean Arinto, Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics chairperson Prof. John Paul Yusiong, Leyte Samar Heritage Center director Asst. Prof. Antonino De Veyra, and UP Tacloban faculty and staff who are implementing externally-funded research projects.