AgRecoletos Faculty retools curriculum for next AY

The faculty of the AgRecoletos revised the curriculum of the agriculture course for next academic year, January 15. The majority decided to change the name of the course from Bachelor of Science in Agriculture to Bachelor of Science in Business Agriculture with the same majors – Crop Science and Animal Science. The reasons for retoolingContinue reading “AgRecoletos Faculty retools curriculum for next AY”

AgRecoletos showcases ROLEx in 13th NIOFF

To inform people about Recoletos Online Learning Extenstion (ROLEx), AgRecoletos participated in the 13th Negros Island Organic Farmers Festivals (NOIFF), November 28 – December 1. AgRecoletos or the Department of Agriculture of the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos, believed that ROLEx can be another way of promoting organic agriculture, not only in the NegrosContinue reading “AgRecoletos showcases ROLEx in 13th NIOFF”

Agrecoletos Performed Prayer Dance for 100% Passing Rate on Licensure Examination for Agriculture (LEA) takers

Agriculture students joined hands in a circle dance as a form of prayer to storm heaven for 100% passing rate of alumni taking the Licensure Examination for Agriculture (LEA)  given last July 26,27 & 28,2018 in Iloilo City. Their prayers were answered when the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) released the LEA results stating that all of theContinue reading “Agrecoletos Performed Prayer Dance for 100% Passing Rate on Licensure Examination for Agriculture (LEA) takers”

UNO-Recoletos Agriculture Program Development

In the past 10 years, enrolment in degree programs related to agriculture has been declining steadily. There are few students would choose agriculture as a degree to pursue. Most of them would take degree programs that have a high demand for graduates to work abroad or that promise jobs in the city. As a result, veryContinue reading “UNO-Recoletos Agriculture Program Development”

A Closer Look at eLearning for Agriculture Distance Education Seminar

Agri educators and partner farm entrepreneurs were invited to a two-day Knowledge Sharing on Distance E-Learning and Strategic Management last June 29-30, 2018 at the UNO-R Masscom Studio in Bacolod City. Topics discussed were Distance Learning Education, including Principles of E-Learning, preparing Course Guides and Sites and Facilitating Online Learning. Also Strategic Management in theContinue reading “A Closer Look at eLearning for Agriculture Distance Education Seminar”

Ethics Formation for Sustainable Food

This workshop on ethics formation for Visioning Sustainable Food was conducted last February 16-17,2018 at  Engineering AVR Building, UNO-Recoletos. The resource speaker was Dr. Oscar Bulaong, Ethics Director of Ateneo De Manila University and professor of  Graduate School of Business (AGSB) This seminar was designed for the educator, specifically for teachers who are guiding students toContinue reading “Ethics Formation for Sustainable Food”

AgRecoletos initiates “Let’s Bake mga Kumare”

To extend the knowledge of the “Maders and Kumares” on business start-ups and entrepreneurial mindset, AgRecoletos (School of Agriculture) organized the “Let’s Bake mga Kumare” program. “Lets Bake mga Kumare” is an extension project of Agri-entrepreneurship class of Agrecoletos of the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos. Chef Ronnie Guance shared his expertise in bakingContinue reading “AgRecoletos initiates “Let’s Bake mga Kumare””