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All regular faculty members of the University of the Philippines who are involved in disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) through research, creative work or extension service are invited to send their Expression of Interest to become Research and Extension Fellows and Junior Fellows of the newly created UP Resilience Institute, by emailing to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Attention: Professor Benito Pacheco), on or before 17 January 2017.


UP Open University (UPOU) Chancellor Melinda dela Peña Bandalaria served as one of the special studio guests during DZMM’s TURO-TURO episode entitled “Mas Cool nga ba ang Cyber schooling – Distance Learning at Open University para sa mga Estudyanteng Busy” last 07 January 2017. Along with Dr. Bandalaria was Polytechnic…

Read more: Radio Program tackles Cyber schooling with UPOU Chancellor

Dr. Melinda dela Peña Bandalaria, UP Open University (UPOU) Chancellor, shared the vision of the Phase 4 of the Infoteach Outreach program in her message during the Memorandum of Agreement signing among UPOU, UPOU Foundation, Inc. (UPOUFI), and the Philippine Long Distance Telephone, Co. (PLDT). the Phase 4 Infoteach Outreach…

Read more: Chancellor Bandalaria shares the new vision of Infoteach Program Phase 4

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