Events

Events

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,...

Fun and healthy competition at UM’s 67th Intramural Meet

Students took an active part in the annual intramurals of the university last August 16- 19 where various sports and games tested teamwork, patience, and good sportsmanship. The university’s Sports Development Office released the official tally of the games and its winners: EVENT CHAMPION FIRST RUNNER UP SECOND RUNNER UP BADMINTON (MEN) CBAE BASIC...

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...

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.

A warm welcome for students on Freshmen Day

Newcomers to the University of Mindanao’s community can expect a warm welcome as they will be guided through the important offices, functions, and areas of the university. Expect opportunities to get to know the ins and outs of the school, its officials and faculty, and of course, get to spend the day getting to...