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FMDS-UPOU co-organizes Virtual Roundtable Discussion on Sustainability and University of the Future

2021-01-12T10:41:30+08:00

UP Open University organized a virtual round table discussion (VRTD) on “Sustainability and the University of the Future (UoF): Issues, Challenges & Prospects” on 10 December 2020. Hosted by the Faculty of Management Development Studies (FMDS), the  VRTD was participated in by UPOU faculty, staff, students, and alumni. The event  started with an opening message from FMDS Dean Primo G. Garcia,  who gave an overview of the experiences, conversations and realizations  undergone by the members of the Sustainability Task Force as they tackled the concept of sustainability, as part of their task to propose a doctorate program in sustainability in [...]

FMDS-UPOU co-organizes Virtual Roundtable Discussion on Sustainability and University of the Future2021-01-12T10:41:30+08:00

UP launches online portal for first-year applicants for AY 2021-2022

2021-01-12T12:52:42+08:00

UP launches online portal for first-year applicants for AY 2021-2022 Applicants for first-year admission at the University of the Philippines (UP) for Academic Year (AY) 2021-2022 can now access the online portal upadmissionsonline.up.edu.ph to submit their applications. Before accessing the UP online admissions portal, applicants are enjoined to visit upcollegeadmissions.up.edu.ph for preparatory information and instructions as well as the latest announcements. After the applicants have read the pertinent information on this website, they will be directed to the online application portal. Online submission of applications For safety reasons and in compliance with the IATF’s community quarantine guidelines, the UP Office of Admissions [...]

UP launches online portal for first-year applicants for AY 2021-20222021-01-12T12:52:42+08:00

First Virtual Round Table Discussion Series: “Quality in the Context of the University of the Future”

2021-01-12T12:54:23+08:00

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs - Quality Assurance (QA) Team led the first session of the VRTD Series on the University of the Future entitled,  “Quality in the Context of the University of the Future”. Asst. Prof. Maria Rowena Raymundo, Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs on Quality Assurance, provided an overview of the university-wide QA initiatives and emphasized the objective of the discussion which was to surface UPOU’s conceptualization of what is quality in the context of the University of the Future. The participants - composed of faculty members, administrative staff, REPS, and [...]

First Virtual Round Table Discussion Series: “Quality in the Context of the University of the Future”2021-01-12T12:54:23+08:00

OVCAA Spearheaded the Launching of the Virtual Round Table Discussion (VRTD) Series on the University of the Future (UoF)

2021-01-12T13:01:34+08:00

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (OVCAA) launched The University of the Future (UoF) Round Table Discussion Series with Chancellor Melinda dP. Bandalaria as the keynote speaker. Dr. Bandalaria gave a talk on the University of the Future: An Articulation of a Perspective.  The webinar was held on 19 November 2020, 9:00 to 12:00 am followed by the first session of Virtual Round Table Discussion Series entitled,  “Quality in the Context of the University of the Future” which was facilitated by the UPOU’s Quality Assurance Team from 1:30 to 5:00 pm. The launching and first session of [...]

OVCAA Spearheaded the Launching of the Virtual Round Table Discussion (VRTD) Series on the University of the Future (UoF)2021-01-12T13:01:34+08:00

UPOU to offer master’s program in R&D Management

2021-01-06T12:26:44+08:00

The University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) is offering the newly approved Master of Research and Development & Management (MR&DM) program in the First Semester of AY 2021-2022. Applications for admission are now being accepted.  For inquiries or questions about the online program, visit https://fmds.upou.edu.ph/academics/post-bac/master-of-research-and-development-management/ or message us at http://facebook.com/UPOUDRDM/. The MR&DM is a 36-unit fully online graduate program designed to develop knowledge and skills in effective leadership of government and private R&D organizations and research funding institutions. The UP Board of Regents (BOR) approved the MR&DM program proposal at its 1356th BOR Meeting held on 26 November 2020. [...]

UPOU to offer master’s program in R&D Management2021-01-06T12:26:44+08:00

UPOU-FICS organizes 2nd session of the VRTD series for the University of the Future

2021-01-05T18:24:14+08:00

The University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) conducted its second session of the Virtual Round Table Discussion Series on the University of the Future entitled “Articulating the Disciplinal Dimension of the University of the Future”. Led and organized by the Faculty of Information and Communication Studies (FICS), the event was held on 03 December 2020 via Zoom Meeting.  Professor and Dean of FICS, Dr. Alexander G. Flor, opened the discussion by deconstructing and reframing the term “university of the future”. He asserted that if we want to define the “university of the future”, we have to first determine what [...]

UPOU-FICS organizes 2nd session of the VRTD series for the University of the Future2021-01-05T18:24:14+08:00

UPS-OAR releases 4th issue of the UP Carillon Magazine

2021-01-05T18:01:17+08:00

The University of the Philippines System – Office of Alumni Relations (UPS – OAR) released the fourth issue of UP Carillon Magazine, the official publication of the University of the Philippines alumni.  The issue boasts of an Augmented Reality (AR)-ready front cover of the UP Manila’s Celebration of Life statue by National Artist Napoleon Abueva. With 2020 forever remembered as the Year of COVID-19, this year’s issue highlights UP Manila, with a Cover Story on the National Institutes of Health and a Spotlight article on the UP Philippine General Hospital (PGH). It also includes stories about alumni in the Philippines [...]

UPS-OAR releases 4th issue of the UP Carillon Magazine2021-01-05T18:01:17+08:00

UP BOR approves online Master of R&D Management program

2021-01-04T13:49:01+08:00

The UP Board of Regents (BOR) approved the Master of Research and Development Management (MR&DM) program proposal at the 1356th BOR Meeting held on 26 November 2020. It will be offered during the First Semester of AY 2021-2022 at UP Open University. The MR&DM is a 36-unit fully online graduate program designed to develop knowledge and skills in effective leadership of government and private R&D organizations and research funding institutions. It aims to produce graduates who are able to demonstrate enhanced managerial leadership with an R&D-oriented perspective in organizing, directing, monitoring and evaluating R&D organization; influence the transformation of R&D [...]

UP BOR approves online Master of R&D Management program2021-01-04T13:49:01+08:00

Public Spaces highlighted as FMDS ends the 2020 LTIO webinar series

2020-12-21T16:31:07+08:00

UP Open University’s (UPOU) Faculty of Management and Development Studies (FMDS) concluded the Let’s Talk It Over Series (LTiO) for the year with the webinar hosted by the Diploma in Land Use Planning (DLUP) Program titled “Amplifying the Role of Public Spaces in Times of Pandemic” during 18 December 2020 via UPOU Networks.  Esteemed speakers from various fields were invited to share their insights on public spaces in different contexts through the partnership with the Philippine Institute of Environmental Planners Laguna Chapter; Department of Community and Environmental Resource Planning of the College of Human Ecology, UP Los Baños; and UP School [...]

Public Spaces highlighted as FMDS ends the 2020 LTIO webinar series2020-12-21T16:31:07+08:00

New Chapter Officers have been elected for the UPOU Alumni Foundation, Inc.

2021-01-08T17:52:31+08:00

With UP Open University’s 24th Commencement Exercises and its 1st ever Virtual Graduation, 412 were conferred their degrees and are new Alumni of the university. On 5 December 2020, during the occasion of the Commencement Ceremony, Faculty Recognition Fellowships were also held wherein part of the program was the election of new Chapter Officers for the UPOU Alumni Foundation, Inc. (UPOUAFI). These are the new set of UPOUAFI Chapter Officers who will be working with the Main UPOUAFI Officers until 2021 or until a new set has been elected: UPOUAFI - Faculty of Education (FED) Chapter Officers 2020-2021: President: Joey [...]

New Chapter Officers have been elected for the UPOU Alumni Foundation, Inc.2021-01-08T17:52:31+08:00
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