Events

UMAEA annual blood drive on January 9

The University of Mindanao Administrative Employees Association (UMAEA) is once again opening its doors to all interested in donating lifesaving blood on January 9, 2018 at the Matina campus. In partnership with the Department of Health, the blood drive is expected to gather more than a hundred participants who will be closely screened before extraction...

Cash gifts awarded to 23 UMian licensure examination topnotchers

University of Mindanao president Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr. presented cash gifts to the 23 topnotchers of the LET and NLE exams on Monday, Dec. 17. UM alumni had 22 Licensure Examination for Teachers board topnotchers in the Elementary and Secondary levels; and 11 topnotchers come from UM Main Davao; seven from UM Digos;...

Mid-year Graduation Rites on Dec. 5

The University of Mindanao’s annual mid-year graduation rites will see 1, 285 graduates across the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral  programs; as well as the technical school, receive their hard earned credentials on December 5 at the SMX Convention Center in SM Lanang. Exemplary graduates will also be handed their awards at the baccalaureate ceremonies...

President Rodrigo Duterte confers Philippine Quality Award to University of Mindanao

The most prestigious national recognition for organizational excellence was given to the University of Mindanao, represented by school president Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr, Wednesday afternoon in a ceremony attended by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at Malacañang Palace. Accompanying Dr. Torres was his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Torres, the UM board of directors, and UM...

New beetle specie named after UM President Dr. Guillermo P. Torres, Jr.

The University of Mindanao’s research team dedicated its newly discovered beetle specie to university president and chief executive officer Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr. in special reveal during the inauguration of the school’s new research hangar at the Matina campus last September 28, 2018. Dubbed Metapocyrtus willietorresi, alluding to Dr. Torres’ nickname, the beetle...

CTE brings ‘Asia’s King of Games’ to UM for 3-day seminar and workshop

The College of Teacher Education of the University of Mindanao is bringing PROF. MARCO A. BRAZIL, Asia’s King of Games, for the second time in Davao for the “INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR-WORKSHOP ON INNOVATION AND TRANSFORMATION IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION IN THE 21ST CENTURY CLASSROOM.” The jam-packed activity is set on November 9-11,2018 at the Auditorium,...