July 2018

UM Chorale wows in first Tokyo International Choir Competition

The University of Mindanao made its mark in the first Tokyo International Choir Competition after bagging gold in the Chamber and Mixed Choir categories, and placing as a finalist in the Grand Prix last July 28- 29 in Harumi, Tokyo. Held at the Dai-ichi seimei Hall, considered as one of the best music halls...

An exciting time of development

  The University of Mindanao welcomed a few major development projects in its Matina campus last week, which saw officials and guests gather for the blessing of the sports complex’s grandstand bleacher, the new UM Alumni Office, and the ceremonial groundbreaking for the future Learning Commons Building. On Tuesday, July 24, heads of offices...

UM- IPO pulses Dabawenyos on human rights, finds that majority don’t favor human rights investigations in PH

The University of Mindanao’s Institute of Popular Opinion (UM-IPO) found that a majority of Dabawenyos don’t approve of foreign organizations such as the International Criminal Court (ICC) conducting investigations on alleged human rights violations of President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration. The study was rooted in the Philippines’ decision to withdraw from the Rome Statute of...

Auditions for University of Mindanao Ambassador launched

The University of Mindanao Ambassadors League (UMAL) will conduct a screening for the new batch of University ambassadors who will be part of UM promotional videos, billboards, brochures, and other promotional events. Interested UMians may come for the screening on June 16, 2018 (Monday) at Room SH 201, Embassy Area (Bolton Campus) Davao City.

UMians top the June 2018 Criminologist Licensure Examination

In the last three years, the University of Mindanao has aced the Criminologist Licensure Examination (CLE), with the latest achievement being its alumni earning the top two spots for the June 2018 CLE. Hana Jane Baritogo Franco from the Digos branch topped the CLE with a rating of 90.90%, with Michelle Langamon from the...