Yearly Archives: 2013

Honorable Congressman Agapito Guanlao
17 Dec

SBEP alumnus gets Most Outstanding Congressman award

By UA&P Alumni

An SBEP alumnus was recently cited as an “Outstanding Congressman for 2013” for his contributions to the country’s agriculture sector. Butil Farmers Party Representative Agapito Guanlao was one of eight congressmen given the award by Superbrands Marketing International at the Grand Ballroom of the Mandarin Hotel last December 11. Congressman Guanlao graduated from UA&P in

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ASEAN Leaders
20 Nov

Dr. Villegas calls for ASEAN leaders for the Asian Century

By UA&P Alumni

The ASEAN countries have the makings to be the third economic force that will surpass the economic performance of China and India in the purported Asian century. In an article by renowned economist Dr. Bernardo Villegas for Manila Bulletin, he wrote: “In the last ten years, their (ASEAN countries) trade with one another has increased

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UA&P HOPES Headquarters
15 Nov

UA&P community aids Yolanda relief efforts

By UA&P Alumni

Gaining experience from its previous typhoon relief efforts, UA&P H.O.P.E.S. was relaunched as early as November 8, one day before typhoon Yolanda cleared the Philippine area of responsibility. After a brief meeting between the Center for Student Affairs (CSA) and past student volunteers, Study Hall B was quickly transformed into a headquarters for the relief

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Dr. Mariano With UA&P HOPES Volunteers
12 Nov

UA&P President: Extend help to typhoon victims

By UA&P Alumni

Dear Members of the UA&P Community, We have all witnessed via news media the severe devastation wrought by super typhoon Yolanda in the provinces of Leyte, Samar, Iloilo, Capiz, Antique, Aklan, Negros Occidental, Cebu, Mindoro, and Palawan, and the death and suffering of thousands of our fellow Filipinos in its wake. Our Christian faith and

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UA&P HOPES Infographic
12 Nov

UA&P H.O.P.E.S. reactivated to help #YolandaPH victims

By UA&P Alumni

In solidarity with the victims of typhoon Yolanda, UA&P students and alumni have reactivated the UA&P H.O.P.E.S. (Helping Others by Providing Efficient Service) relief operations, to which everyone is encouraged to contribute. The drop-off point for donations is Study Hall B, UA&P (Pearl Drive, Ortigas Center, Pasig City). BOTTLED WATER, CANNED GOODS, CRACKERS, RICE are

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David Leechiu
23 Oct

Who is David Leechiu?

By UA&P Alumni

Recently the University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P) was celebrating its Alumni Get-Together for the College of Arts and Sciences’ 25th Anniversary celebration and decided to have as among its many speakers some of its earlier alumni who have made their mark in the business world. One of these speakers who caught my attention

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UA&P International Students
16 Oct

UA&P International Testing

By UA&P Alumni

The University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P) will bring its college entrance test (UA&P CET) to Doha in Qatar and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Admission tests will be held on November 18 at the Philippine School Doha and November 21 at the United International Private School Dubai. Admission is likewise still open

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Jose Romano Mira
25 Sep

‘Drucker Challenge’ awards IEP graduate

By UA&P Alumni

UA&P alumnus Jose Romano Mira recently placed fourth in the “Peter Drucker Challenge 2013,” an international essay and video contest for young managers, entrepreneurs, students and artists/creatives. Organized by the Peter Drucker Society Europe (PDSE), the contest invites participants to “reach beyond the traditional realm of business—to the arts and sciences, just as Peter Drucker

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Mark Nunez
24 Sep

EM students join global competition

By UA&P Alumni

UA&P alumnus Mark Kevin Nuñez was one of five winners in the Entrepreneur Organizations’ Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (EO’s GSEA) held last September 21 at F1 Hotel in Bonifacio Global City. A 2013 graduate of Entrepreneurial Management (EM), Nuñez competed alongside current EM seniors JR Inciong and Edward Rojas against participants from Ateneo, La Salle,

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Love Cafe Cast
10 Sep

SEC alumnus revives Love Cafe for former SEC, CAS Dean

By UA&P Alumni

Served piping-hot with even more energy, LOVE Café is back and this time they’re bringing in something new to spice up the mix. BEA, in cooperation with Dulaang ROC, ViARE, Pharos, and the Media Management Committee, presents “Love C.A.F.E.: A cycle of four coffee shop plays on personal relationships,” written by Dr. Joachim Antonio and

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