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UB-FLVT Hosts 1ST PVF National Referee Course

The University of Bohol Flying Lemurs Volleyball Varsity Team and the Philippine Volleyball Federation (PVF) in cooperation with the Bohol Schools Athletic Association (BSAA) and the City of Tagbilaran, successfully concluded the first National Referee Course for volleyball officiating officials in the province.

The rigorous four-day training and workshop was held at the University of Bohol (UB) Information Resource Center and Gymnasium last June 28 – July 1, 2018. Mr. Yul Benosa and Mr. Nestor Bello, both international volleyball referees and head volleyball officiating officials of University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP), facilitated the said training and seminar. As the chairman of the Referees Commission of the PVF, Bello and Benosa discussed the updates of the rules of the game of volleyball and the proper techniques in applying them during games.



In a bid to maintain and enhance the quality of education in its post graduate programs, the University of Bohol - Graduate School (UB-GS) welcomed the visit of the accreditors of the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) last July 5-7, 2018.

The UB-GS led by Dean Buenaventurada D. Libot together with members of the greater UB family received the accrediting team led by the chairman, Dr. Flordeliza Castro, and members Dr. Liwayway Dapito, Dr. Nancy Bartolome, Dr. Nelson Layague, Dr. Marebel Dela Cruz and Dr. Edilberto Manahan.


UB Architecture Student Wins National Architectural Thesis Competition

At par with leading universities and colleges in the country, the University of Bohol (UB) - College of Architecture claimed a slot in the 2018 National Architectural Thesis Competition when its thesis project entry was adjudged as among the Ten Most Outstanding Undergraduate Architectural Thesis Projects in the Philippines.

Dean German Torero of the College of Architecture and Fine Arts disclosed that "Bayouthiful City", the thesis project of Maxrey A. Bolando, a senior Architecture student of UB, got the nod of the panel of judges during the final judging held last June 18-29, 2018.


UB Prexy Sits as PACU Board Trustee

Fresh from his assumption as the fifth University of Bohol President, Dr. Victoriano B. Tirol III was elected as member of the Board of Trustees of the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities (PACU) in an election held last June 30, 2018 at the Joy-Nostalg Hotel & Suites Manila in Pasig City.

Touted as the youngest university president in the country, Dr. Tirol is joined by fellow university presidents Bernard Villamor (Cebu Institute of Technology – University), Atty. Agosto Go (University of Cebu) and Dr. Chito Salazar (University of Iloilo) to represent the Visayas bloc.