PA Recruits UA studentsOne hundred nineteen UA students who aspire to be members of the Philippine Army take the Philippine Army Aptitude Test Battery (PAATB) that will quality them for training. The Army Recruitment Team for Visayas which is based in Camp Lapu-Lapu is led by Major Marvin Delos Reyes (INF) PA. This qualifying examination is done annually.
The University of Antique turns 5 years old on November 10, 2014. The celebration opens with Eucharistic Celebration in the afternoon of November 9. Hon. Maria Cynthia Rose B. Bautista, CHED Commissioner and Chair-Designate of the Board of Regents inspired the audience with her keynote speech read by Director Ro-Ann Bacal, Regional Director,NEDA.
A Pre-board BOR meting was conducted adter lunch while the faculty of the three UA campuses held a Search for MR & Ms. Faculty at the University Gymnasium. After a series of screening and interview activities Mr. Jasper S. Ceballos of the main campus and Ms. Joanna Roan E. Catuiran of Tibiao campus emerged as winners and will represent the University in the required social functions. This activity promotes unity, goodwill and active participation of faculty.
To jumpstart the series of sports competitions for the University of Antique Palaro 2014, a cheerdance competition was heVisual ld at the UA Field, September1.All colleges, including the Libertad Campus and the Laboratory High School demonstrated their cheerleading skills in the hope of becoming the first champion of the cheerdance competition. “The purpose of the cheer dance competition is to drumbeat intramural meet as well as give others who are not involved in sports a chance to participate in the intramural meet,” said Dr. Pablo S. Crespo Jr., Vice-President for Academic Affairs. Mr. Edgar Javison, Chief Budget Specialist of the Department of Budget and Management was this year’s guest speaker . The result of the contest will be announced on Thursday night together with the the dance sports, contemporary dance and hip hop competitions." - Espares, CJ-
UA-TLMC, CBM wins Mr. and Ms. UA 2014
After a three-year hiatus, UA-TLMC retained the Mr. UA crown through sophomore Math major student, James Tolentino during the Mr. and Ms. UA Pageant Night at the UA Gym, September 1. On the other hand, BS Tourism student, Angela Yagaya of the College of Business and Management nabbed the crown as Ms. UA 2014.
Yagaya, though a replacement candidate of CBM after the candidate failed to meet the necessary height requirement, still managed to nab the awards as Ms. Photogenic, Best in Festival Attire, Best in Swimwear and the title.Meanwhile, Mr. COTED Romeo Tagnong garnered all the minor awards and was awarded as First Runner-Up together with Ms. CCS Ma. Janica Cadiao. Lou Vincent Baculna of CAS and Jimrose Javier of UA-TLMC took the spot for Second Runner-Up. Faith Je Molvizar of CAS, who was also awarded as Best in Interview, and Deonil Ibanez of COT ranked Third Runner-Up.
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