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UB Celebrates World Teachers Day

Last October 5, 2018, the University of Bohol (UB) together with the UB Supreme Student Government spearheaded the annual honoring and tribute to all teachers as part of the celebration of the World Teachers Day. The event was held at around 4 p.m. at the UB Quadrangle and was attended by faculty members, administrators and by grateful UBians who prepared their presents and surprises for their beloved mentors. The activity featured presentations from the UBSSG officers, selected students and a very inspiring message from the Vice President for Academic Affairs herself, Dr. Lumin T. Pamaran. The highlight of the affair was the giving of presents and surprises to the teachers from their students. After an hour and a half, the event ended with a snack treat prepared by the UBSSG wherein every teacher


UB Welcomes PAASCU Anew

Just a little over a month since its last visit, the Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges and Universities (PAASCU) has again visited the University of Bohol. This time, the PAASCU accreditors scrutinized the College of Criminal Justice (CCJ), College of Nursing (CON) and College of Hospitality Management, Tourism and Nutrition (CHMTN) for Level 1 accreditation.

Eight PAASCU accreditors conducted a simultaneous evaluation of the three departments last October 11-12, 2018, to determine whether the institution has met the quality standards set by the accrediting body. The team was chaired by Dr. Delailah Valencia with members Dr. Naomi De Aro, Dr. Tessie Da Jose, Dr. Cristina Caluza, Mr. Angelo Marco Lacson, Ms. Gilda Octavo, Dr. Rhem Rick Corpuz and Ms. Gemma Chua.


UB CIs lead convenors of 2nd MCNAP confab

Bannering the theme, “Maternal and Child Nursing Beyond Borders to Attain Best Practices,” the Mother and Child Nurses Association of the Philippines, Inc. (MCNAP), held the second MCNAP convention last October 13, 2018, at JJ’s Seafood Village, K of C Drive, this city.

Melinda C. Pausanos RN, RM, MAN, DScN, President of MCNAP Bohol Chapter and Clinical Instructor of the University of Bohol - College of Nursing (UB – CON), disclosed that the convention was geared towards sharing knowledge on the updates beyond the borders of the profession. The participants included doctors, nurses, nursing assistants, midwives and other members of the healthcare team who are primarily engaged in the care of mothers and their children.


UB CON Holds Research Forum

The University of Bohol - College of Nursing (CON) successfully held a research forum with the theme, Health Research Ventures and Opportunities last October 1, 2018, at the Victoriano D. Tirol-Advanced Learning Center (VDT-ALC) Mini Theatre.

A total of four Nursing students presented their research outputs before the panel of reactors chaired by Dr. Mutya Kismet T. Macuno with members Dr. Gloria T. Casabal and Rev. Fr. Valentino U. Pinlac. The presenters were Jeanica Mae I. Torrefranca on Self-care Practices on the Prevention of Complications Among Diabetics, William Erick N. Karcher on Coping Behavior and Readiness of Young Parents, Rex Adrian T. Bernante on Perceived Emotional Experiences Among Married Primigravida Women, and Michael Anthony T. Galaura on Lived Experiences of Families Having a Member with Mental Disorder in Barangay Guiwanon and Sta. Cruz, Baclayon, Bohol.