Mr. Jerry Ian L. Leonida, instructor of the Institute of Marine Fisheries and Oceanology (IMFO), College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS), UP Visayas (UPV) presented a paper and poster in two separate international conferences.
An Erasmus Mundos scholar currently pursuing his Master of Science in Marine Environment and Resources in Europe, Leonida recently presented a paper entitled “Population and reproductive biology aspects of the vinegar crab Episesarma mederi H. Milne Edwards, 1853 (Decapoda, Sesarmidae) from a tropical mangrove area in Capiz, Philippines” at YOUMARES 9, an international conference for young marine researchers and experts. It was held on September 11-14 September 2018 at the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany.
Master of Education graduate students ran a free seminar for public and private school teachers as a public service in lieu of final exams at the GCEB Audio Visual Room, UP Visayas Iloilo City on September 1, 2018.
The said public service was rolled out under the supervision of Educ 291 course instructor Professor Anna Liza Barcelona.
Educ 291 being “A Reading Course in Education”, the M.Ed. graduate students and their professor agreed to demonstrate knowledge integration from the course readings through conducting a free seminar entitled “Muklat: Recognizing the Educational Panopticon.”
Since 2014, the University of the Philippines Visayas has maintained the 100% passing percentage for the Guidance Counselor Licensure Examination (GCLE) for five straight years, with five new test-takers coming from the university this year.
Prof. Encarnacion Emilia S. Yap and Ms. Soledad S. Garibay of the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS), UP Visayas (UPV) participated in the 8th Fisheries Scientific Conference (SciCon) held at Pasay City, Metro Manila on September 5 - 6, 2018.