IAS-DTRI Kicks off Annual CAFS Sportsfest

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Ms. Ione Sarmago (forward, center) leads CAFS family into morning Zumba. (Photo courtesy of KZG Lavadia) The College of Agriculture and Food Science Inter-unit Sportsfest 2019 successfully opened last 6 February at the UPLB Grandstand. To formally commence the three-day event, Dr. Amado A. Angeles, Unit Host Chair, emphasized...

Agbisit Assumes Office as New CAFS Dean

Dr. Agbisit warmly delivers his acceptance speech as he secures deanship. (Photo courtesy of KZG Lavadia) In conjunction with the celebration of the 100th Loyalty Day of the university, the College of Agriculture and Food Science officially welcomed Dr. Elpidio M. Agbisit, Jr. as its new Dean, succeeding Dr. Enrico...

IAS Undergoes Fire Drill and Seminar

Staff of IAS volunteers to demonstrate rescue operations as FO2 Bago (leftmost) and FO1 Gayadan (rightmost) guide them accordingly. (Photo courtesy of KZG Lavadia) Attended by faculty, staff, and students alike, the Institute of Animal Science conducted a Fire Drill and Seminar to equip its stakeholders with the knowledge, proper...

IAS Holds 2018 RDE/Academic Workshop and Strategic Planning

Faculty and staff of the Institute disjoints into commodity groups during the breakout session. (Photo courtesy of EB Carandang) The Institute of Animal Science (IAS), headed by its Director, Dr. Elpidio M. Agbisit, Jr., set its key priority area in instruction, research, and public service to move toward food security and safety during its...

ABD Initiates Lessons in R-Studio

Attendees are all eyes and ears as Prof. Marcelino discusses the fundamentals of R-Studio software. (Photo courtesy of KZG Lavadia) The Animal Breeding Division of the Institute of Animal Science conducted a two-day training on the use of R-studio software among a pool of animal science researchers held at i-Lab, Villegas...

CAFS Dean Nominee Sets 10-year Plan/Program

Dr. Elpidio M. Agbisit, Jr. presents his plan and program for the College of Agriculture and Food Science before a pool of faculty, REPS, and administrative personnel from different institutes and centers at CAFS. (Photo courtesy of EB Carandang) Dr. Elpidio M. Agbisit, Jr., lone nominee for CAFS deanship, made...

IAS Hosts Psychosocial Support Workshop for Students

Faculty and staff are all-support in forwarding mental health and wellness among students, primarily. (Photo courtesy of EB Carandang) The Institute of Animal Science (IAS) hosted a mental health psychosocial support workshop titled “I-connect with Myself” for BS Agriculture and BS Agricultural Biotechnology students last January 27 (1st batch) and February...

IAS Scores First Place in the Festival of Talents

Faculty, REPS, and staff of the Institute of Animal Science signal number 1 after receiving the award and cash prize handed by Chancellor Fernando C. Sanchez, Jr. and Dean Enrico P. Supangco. (Photo courtesy of JM Domingo/DTRI) The Institute of Animal Science (IAS) bagged this year’s Best Group Performance Award...

RCS Hailed as CAFS Outstanding Teacher

Dr. Rommel C. Sulabo (2nd from L) receives his certificate and token of appreciation from the College as a recipient of the Nelia T. Gonzales Award of Excellence in Teaching. (Photo courtesy of EB Carandang) “The recognition and honor that we give to you is not due to a solitary...