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FU has 5 new CPAs

Five new Accounting graduates of Foundation University have hurdled the board examination for Certified Public Accountants given last month. Dr. Charlotte Vio-Carino, dean of the College of Business Administration, said the five new CPAs are: Emma Renna Marie A. Buctolan, …

FU agriculture faculty all pass TESDA exam

Faculty and staff members of the College of Agriculture have scored a 100 percent passing rate in the National Technical-Vocational Trainers Certificate examination given by the Technical Skills Development Authority last month. Arsenio Bulfa, OIC of the FU College of …

Awards galore

Karl Marx Pascobello demonstrates his flair tending skills, winning the second place in the Inter Collegiate Cocktail and Flair Tending Competition at the Robinsons Dumaguete Place, during the Tourism Week celebration held Sept. 21-27. The FU College of Hospitality Management …

DAM registration opens

Now better than ever, the 2014 Dumaguete Adventure Marathon promises a tougher 42k route for adventure runners seeking to run a different kind of race. Joel Balajadia, DAM race coordinator, said this 40 percent of the road for this year’s …

FU alumna and coach is Best Teacher anew

  A public school teacher who coaches the Foundation University women’s volleyball team has won a Dumaguete City-wide competition of teachers in delivering the best success story. Enriqueta Aday Baylon, 47, won the award last Tuesday in one of the …

Estudio Damgo launched

Graduating students of the Foundation University Department of Architecture have launched the third project of Estudio Damgo at the Robinsons Dumaguete Place last Thursday. The project, a floating building for the Bantay-Dagat (fish wardens) of barangay Bantayan in Dumaguete City, …

PACUCOA to review BSED and BSEED programs for Level 3

Accreditors from the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) are scheduled to visit Foundation University this week to review FU’s Bachelor of Secondary Education (BSED) and the Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (BSEED) programs. Dr. …

City OK’s FUSG plan for City Public Market celebration

The City of Dumaguete through the Office of the Mayor and the City Council, has approved the proposal of the Foundation University Student Government to hold a five-hour activity at the City Public Market’s painitan to celebrate the international Peace …

Alum spearheads Money Summit 2014

An alumnus of the FU College of Business Administration, who now runs his own consultancy firm in Manila, gave a lecture on financial literacy to young adults and professionals based in Dumaguete City last week. Kent Omison, founder and CEO …

TESDA audits FU Programs

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Provincial Office recently audited 8 programs of Foundation University in preparation for the offering of technical and vocational courses in line with the K+12 program. Universities around the country will be offering …