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UM Grad Kenneth Ralph Melliza Places 7th In Civil Engineer Licensure Exam

Kenneth Ralph R. Melliza, a graduate of University of Mindanao, placed top seven (7) at the Civil Engineer Licensure Examination conducted last month. Passing at 93.75 rating, Melliza has made it to the now growing list of Davao’s topnotchers.   Kalibreng-UM lahi ra jud!   Needless to say, he has a bright future ahead of him. Kudos! Congratulations from Davao Eagle Online! :)   The...

Davao City Hall

The iconic Davao City Hall has symbolized the city through the years. While buildings around it have changed, this has stayed faithful in all those times. The only changed it experienced was the addition of the annex behind it. Suffered shots and destruction during the war, it witnessed the changes of the city, including the signing of the charter...

SM Lanang Premier’s The Davao Gourmet Collective: Tastes of Summer

Summer is undeniably here! As the summer sun starts to heat-up the vacation season, an exciting event took place at SM Lanang Premier last week, March 15-18 at the North Wing Event Grounds. SM Lanang Premier thrilled to be the first in the city to celebrate the sunniest and most vibrant time of the year through music, fun, great company,...

3 SPCians Top The July 2015 Pharmacist Board Exam

Three graduates of San Pedro College made it to the top 10 in the recent July 2015 Pharmacist Licensure Examination, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced on Wednesday, July 22, 2015. They are as follows: Top 3: Allyanna Mae Agustin - 92.22% Top 6: Celine Angelica Garcia - 91.75% Top 7: Katrina Angelie Pieldad - 91.70% PRC also named San Pedro College of Davao...

UP Mind Takes 8th Spot In 2014 Top 100 Colleges And Universities In The Philippines On The Web

According to the Cybermetrics Lab, a research group belonging to the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), the largest public research body in Spain, a total of 4 universities in Davao are included in the 2014 Top 100 Colleges And Universities In The Philippines via World Ranking Web of Universities.   The rankings are based on the performance of universities from...

UM Davao produces 3 topnotchers in January 2014 teachers board, 1 from USEP & UP Min

Three graduates of University of Mindanao emerged as topnotchers in January 2014 LET Results also known as January 2014 Licensure Exam for Teachers, Elementary level. Abygail Mae Dalipe and Julaila Ogwon captured the 7th spot with a rating of 86.60%. Romel Gumobao ranked no. 8 with a percentage of 86.40.     For secondary education, Zaidi Ong of University of the Philippines...

Urban Container Gardening, a hope for food sustainability

Food production will not be enough to supply the estimated 9 billion people in 2050, according to Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations.  In addressing the concern, countries prioritize its agriculture and households embody learning in producing homegrown food for sustainability. In the Philippines, Urban Container Gardening (UCG) was introduced by Jojo Rom. An advocate of ‘democratized agriculture’. He...

Achup Boulevard

Istoryaheeee! Acheche! Salad oh! Init Pa! Ambot sa Kanding nga naay Bangs! Hayahay! Hubagang Ate Uy! These are the famous phrases used by people here in Davao from school to the streets, from malls to church- like everwhere! And just recently, another familiar phrase has become a popular expression among the Dabawenyos. Achup Boulevard!!! More and more people are now using this expression without really knowing where...

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