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UM tops Mindanao leg of dance competition

All-male dancers from the University of Mindanao showed their prowess and ultimately took home the grand prize at the Ego Supreme Crew Wars Year 4 held last Oct. 8 at the Gaisano Mall of Davao. Besting other participating schools across the region, the UM troop took home the top prize of P 40,000 and...

UM Fine Arts studes are finalists in Shell’s NSAC

Four students from the UM College of Architecture and Fine Arts Education are finalists in the 50th Shell National Students Art Competition (NSAC) with the theme “Golden Voyage.” The UM finalists are students Jun Leonardo Atienza, Jas Buenacosa, Marx Cuizon and Kimmy Perino, according to officials from the UM- CAFAE. The long-running NSAC showcases...

UM outbound exchange student triumphant in Thai speechfest

The University of Mindanao extends its congratulations to Ruben Jr. Tilona, outbound exchange stude in King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand for winning multiple awards during the university’s speechfest held last Oct. 9 and 10. Ruben won gold for essay writing and bronze for impromptu speaking, while he and his teammates bagged the gold for...


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The University of Mindanao was established in 1946 and is one of the oldest universities in Southern Philippines. It is a non-sectarian school offering the most number of academic programs in this part of the country.