University of Mindanao Makabayan Dance Troupe sweeps contest

The University of Mindanao Makabayan Dance Troupe swept the competition in the recent EGO Supreme Crew Wars4 held at the Araneta Coliseum December 16, 2017. The two teams from UM won first and second place, exhibiting amazing form and performance to urban tunes, ultimately wowing the judges of the clothing brand’s competition.   Watch...

Mindanao Film Festival opens, features 14 films from UM students

Students from the University of Mindanao’s AB Mass Communication and Multimedia Arts programs under the College of Arts and Sciences Education will participate in this year’s Mindanao Film Festival at Gaisano Mall of Davao. Screening from Dec. 6 – 12, the festival includes 14 entries from UM, along with other creations of filmmakers from...

Student Exchange Program Orientation set on Dec.6

The University of Mindanao’s International Affairs Office will hold its Student Exchange Program Orientation tomorrow, Dec. 6 at AVR 3 in Bolton campus starting 8am. The orientation is intended for those who are interested in applying for the Outbound Student Exchange programs of the university. Interested participants can expect to learn about the exchange...

UM is victorious at Philippine Association of Campus Students and Advisers meet

The University of Mindanao’s Neil Anthony Jamili emerged as champion in the recently concluded extemporaneous speaking competition event of the Philippine Association of Campus Student Advisers held last November 25-29 at Baguio City. Jamili, who studies Chemical Engineering, bested more than 104 participating schools and universities in the event, which gathered student leaders all...

UMian is lone Philippine representative in finals of Thailand Speech English Competition, wins third place

A University of Mindanao 4th year AB English student bested other Filipino representatives to place third in the 3rd AUAP Students English Speech Competition last Nov. 24 held in Siam University in Bangkok, Thailand. Candice Faye Kristen Lleses placed third in the competition that gathered 57 contestants coming from 31 universities across seven countries,...

UM gets top national spots in Sept. 2017 LET for Secondary Level

Students of t he University of Mindanao once again prove their mettle after producing placing in the top spots in the September 2017 Licensure Examination for Teachers (Secondary Level). Earning the top spot is Rhoy Omega, with a score of 93.80% and in second place is Brian Ba-an with 92. 60%. Sharing seventh place...

UM President awarded LEAD for education

The University of Mindanao President Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr was garnered the Leaders and Achievers of Davao Award 2017 for his contribution to the field of education in the city. The award is handed to deserving Davaoenos 40 years old and above who have made significant contributions to society in the fields of...

UM inaugurates new oval track

  The University of Mindanao formally inaugurated its 400 meter rubberized oval track yesterday, the first Olympic standardized oval track in Davao city, with officials pegging it as the facility that will bring more national and international sporting events to the city. Starting its construction in May last year, the more than three hectare...

UM Senior High champions at UP’s Tagisan sa Agham Panlipunan 2017

Representatives of the University of Mindanao Senior Highschool- HUMSS Strand were victorious in the recently concluded UP- Dugong Anthro 2nd Citywide Tagisan sa Agham Panlipunan 2017. Champions in their respective category were Yuri Lemana and Patrick Jesse Ugmad, while Nasra Realino and Jay Bahian placed 5th overall in the competition held by the BS...