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UMians qualify for spot in international design engineering contest

Students taking up their engineering degrees at the University of Mindanao are advancing to the international leg of the James Dyson Award after finishing among the runner-ups in the Philippine leg of the competition. Team sRAD is led by Neil Anthony Jamili, who is in his fifth year taking up his bachelor of science...

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...

UM bags silver for business model presentation in Singapore ASLC 2018

Students coming from the University of Mindanao’s Senior High School, Marketing Management, Accounting Technology, Entrepreneurship, and Financial Management programs made waves in the recent Asian Student Leadership Conference (ASLC) 2018 in Singapore, taking home the silver medal for their business model presentation last July 28. Among the top teams to best other schools from...

UMians place among top 10 in July 18 Social Worker licensure examination

The University of Mindanao hold two spots in the Top 10 of the July 2018 Social Worker Examination, with results released yesterday afternoon. Jairah Regala and Kenjay Salvaleon share the Top 2 place with a grade of 84.20%, while Camille Grace Tolentino sits at the fourth spot with a  grade of 83%. UM’s performance...

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...

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...