Agri students attend Retreat 2019

“Leave behind what you’re used to and take a rest even just for a day.” As part of their obligations before they can graduate, graduating students of AgRecoletos participated in the Retreat 2019 with the theme the same as the “Year of the Youth 2019”: “Filipino Youth in Mission: Beloved. Gifted. Empowered.” The graduating studentsContinue reading “Agri students attend Retreat 2019”

18 AgRecoletos students march their success

The School of Agriculture of the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos has produced 18 combined graduates of Bachelor of Science in Agriculture. There are seven graduates of Bachelors of Science major in Animal Sciences, namely: Jewel Mae Hortillosa, Kylie Marie Gamo, Manuel Labiano, John Arl Dionesa, Donel Republica, Karlo Solis, and Elaina Jumilla. OnContinue reading “18 AgRecoletos students march their success”

ROLEx joins 26th Panaad sa Negros

The Recoletos Online Learning Extension (ROLEx), together with the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos and the School of Agriculture (AgRecoletos), participated in the Panaad Organic Village during the 26th Panaad sa Negros. The participation of ROLEx in the Panaad sa Negros with the theme “Beyond a Promise… a Legacy”, is to promote the short-termContinue reading “ROLEx joins 26th Panaad sa Negros”

THE GREEN REVOLUTION FROM A MILLENNIAL’S POINT OF VIEW – First Place, ROLEx Essay Writing Contest, February 25,2018, UNO-Recoletos, Bacolod City

The Philippines, no matter how it sashays with the title, “The Rising Tiger of Asia, will always have its share of triumphs and mishaps. Ironically, the Philippines which is a dominantly agricultural country seems to deviate from the past to join its foreign industrial counterparts. This, in its accumulated entirety, adds significant destruction to theContinue reading “THE GREEN REVOLUTION FROM A MILLENNIAL’S POINT OF VIEW – First Place, ROLEx Essay Writing Contest, February 25,2018, UNO-Recoletos, Bacolod City”

TO GO OR NOT TO GO – Third Placer, ROLEx Essay Writing Contest, February 25,2018, UNO-Recoletos, Bacolod City

This is her first thought when someone asked her to join an agricultural forum on vegetable production. She used to make her living from other’s people garbage. She once lived in a garbage dump area in Payatas. From scavenging trash, she didn’t expect that she would venture in the field of agriculture. As millennials, theContinue reading “TO GO OR NOT TO GO – Third Placer, ROLEx Essay Writing Contest, February 25,2018, UNO-Recoletos, Bacolod City”

AgRecoletos Faculty meets in Chinese New Year

A new year means another opportunity for a more productive work and positivity for more blessings to come. The AgRecoletos Faculty and some invited persons had their meeting during the Chinese New Year, February 5 at Mai Pao Restaurant. The AgRecoletos family believes that there will be more luck to come especially in the implementationContinue reading “AgRecoletos Faculty meets in Chinese New Year”

Golden Opportunities in Learning from Failures

Excerpt from the Speech delivered by Dr. Ma. Corazon G. Acaba during the convocation of the City of Himamaylan Monday, Negros Occidental, Philippines. I readily accepted the invitation to talk on the occasion of your Monday gathering because I have very recent and relevant experience on the topic you assigned to me this morning. MyContinue reading “Golden Opportunities in Learning from Failures”

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”