Events Calendar

  • 02
    May 2, 2022

    2022 International Flores de Mayo Festival and Conference Day 1

    All day
    May 2, 2022




    !Bienvenidos! 👋
    We are starting this conference with a bang!
    Aside from its skyscrapers, did you know that Manila is also a city of flowers? Catch up and know more about the different floral traditions of the nation’s capital by attending our first plenary session.
    9:00 – 10:00 am Plenary 1: Floral Traditions in Manila
    Nilad as Cultural Basis of Manila – Asst. Professor Celia Bonilla
    Flores de Mayo in Ermita, Manila: An Autoethnography – Ms. Marinelle Completo
    Balik-Sangkahalamanan: Flora as Ground in Cultural Heritage Conservation – Dr. Honey Libertine Achanzar-Labor

    International travel is still restricted but fret not because we got you covered! Virtually attend the flower festivals of France, Turkey, the United States, and India through our second plenary session.
    10:00 – 11:45 am Plenary 2: World Floral Festivals
    French Lily-of-the-Valley Festivities – Associate Researcher Cozette Griffin-Kremer
    Istanbul Tulip Festival – Yavuz Selim Sirinoglu, President, Pacific Dialogue Foundation
    Rose Flower Festival – Bernadette Escalona Cooper, Chair and founder, Global Artists’ Creative Collaboration for Empowerment
    Indian Flower Festival – Shushil Shriwastwa, Founder, Arth Art International

    Finally, join us in honoring the heroes of our heritage as we celebrate the beauty of endemic flowers in our first conference session, chaired by Dr. Rosario Rubite.
    2:15 – 4:15 pm Session 1: Celebrating Heroes in Heritage 1: Endemic Flowers
    Philippine Hoya: Plant Genetic Resources for Conservation and Sustainable Utilization – Fernando Aurigue, MS
    What should we know about Alocasia – Dr. Melanie Guiang
    Popularizing the stunning Benguet Lily (Lilium philippinense Baker), an endemic species in the Cordillera Administrative Region – Dr. Teodora Balangcod
    Philippine Ixora: getting to know our own flame of the woods – Dr. Cecilia Moran
    Epiphytic Philippine Orchids: Plant on Trees – Dr. Maribel Agoo

    The first day of the conference starts at 8:30 am. We hope to see you there!

    If you haven’t registered yet, please do so through the link below:
    https://bit.ly/FloresDeMayo2022-RegistrationForm

    !Salud! 🥂

  • 02
    May 2, 2022

    UPM Pride 2022: SO G for SOGIE

    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    May 2, 2022




    Free and Open to the Public.

    BAHAGSARI invites you to participate in a University-wide SOGIE 101 and Gender-Sensitivity training “SO G for SOGIE” (May 2, 2022 at 1:00 – 4:00 PM).

    SIGN-UP NOW at bit.ly/UPMSoG22 !!! 🏳️‍🌈

    Mr. Bryan Senga from UP Center for Women’s and Gender Studies and Dr. Leilani Apostol-Nicodemus from UP Manila Center for Gender and Women Studies will be leading this amazing and informative event.

    #SDG5 #SDG5_GenderEquality
    #SDGs #GlobalGoals

    Caption by: Althea Denisse Capili
    Pub by: John Baloloy

  • 02
    May 2, 2022

    THESIS IT!: A webinar series presenting the various undergraduate research topics in DFSC

    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    May 2, 2022


    This is it! Once again, Sablay season is fast approaching but before one could proudly wear that embroidered Maroon sash, a complete thesis is a must! ✊🌻

    THESIS IT! is a webinar series presenting the various undergraduate research topics in the Department of Food Science and Chemistry of UP Mindanao.

    Join us on the following dates every 2 PM as we explore the following topics:

    April 25 – Session 1: Nanotechnology and Edible Packaging
    April 30 – Session 2: Method Optimization, Plant Bioactivity, and Post-Harvest Studies
    May 2 – Session 3: Development of Innovative Food Products
    May 7 – Session 4: Innovation and Sustainability as the Future of the Food Industry

    What are you waiting for? Registration is open to ALL!

    Register through https://bit.ly/36gdRhN 💚

    We can’t wait to virtually meet and learn with you!

    This activity is part of the FST 199 Undergraduate Seminar class under the BS Food Technology program of UP Mindanao, in partnership with the Philippine Association of Food Technologists, Inc. Lambda Chapter.

    Source: Philippine Association of Food Technologists, Inc. Lambda Chapter Facebook post

  • 02
    May 2, 2022

    SINILEKSYON (Sining, Eleksyon, at Leksyon) Cultural Night

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    May 2, 2022


    Isang gabi ng sining. Isang tindig para sa eleksyon. Isang bukal ng mga leksyon. Inihahandog ng Department of Humanities at UPLB sa Halalan 2022 ang SINILEKSYON (Sining, Eleksyon, at Leksyon) Cultural Night.

    Saksihan natin ang mga awit, sayaw, dula, tula, talumpati, at iba pang pagtatanghal upang manawagan para sa matalinong pagpili ng mga susunod na lider ng bansa.

    Tampok sina National Artist for Literature Virgilio S. Almario, Jose Dalisay, Layeta Bucoy, Emmanuel Dumlao, Vladimeir Gonzalez, at iba pang mga indibidwal at grupo.

    Mapanonood nang live ang SINILEKSYON Cultural Night sa UPLB Official Facebook Page sa Lunes, May 2, 2022, 7 PM.

    Para sa Bayan!

    #SinileksyonCulturalNight #UPLBsaHalalan2022 #VoteWisely

    Source: University of the Philippines Los Baños Facebook post

  • 03
    May 3, 2022

    2022 International Flores de Mayo Festival and Conference Day 2

    All day
    May 3, 2022


    !Hola!
    The fiesta continues as we honor more heroes of heritage on the second day of our conference!
    8:30 – 10:00 am Session 3 CELEBRATING HEROES IN HERITAGE 2: PAINTING AND MYTH ADVOCATES.
    Moderated by Prof. Rozhie Hilario
    Floral Artists in PhilBAS – Bing Famoso – Tac-an
Founder, Philippine Botanical Art Society
    Endemic Flowers in Batik Art – Zuriati Mohamed Shaari Batik Painter, Malaysia/Australia
    Ang Tema at Imahen ng mga Bulaklak sa mga Alamat ng Kamaynilaan at Paligid – Dr. Grace Odal-Devora

    10:15 – 11:30 am Session 4 CELEBRATING HEROES IN HERITAGE 3: DANCE ADVOCATES.
    Moderated by Dr. Grace Odal-Devora
    Flowers among the Philippine Dances – Dr. Merites Buo
    Exploring the Motif of Flowers in Four Bikolano Traditional Dances – Dr. Jiye A. Margate

    ¡Hasta luego!
    Please do not forget to register through the link below:
    https://bit.ly/FloresDeMayo2022-RegistrationForm

    Source: The Faura Project Facebook post