BAY, Laguna — The University of the Philippines Open University Ugnayan ng Pahinungód launched its Bata, Basa Reading Program (BBRP) to assist teachers and parents/guardians in improving the reading skills of K to 3 learners in their Mother Tongue and develop students’ appreciation for reading.
LOS BAÑOS, Laguna — The University of the Philippines Open University launched Openg, the university’s chatbot for the UPOU Massive Open Distance eLearning (MODeL) platform, during the 1st International Symposium on Education and AI Convergence (ISEAC) of the UPOU-organized Tri-conference 2023, on 23 August.
LOS BAÑOS, Laguna — The University of the Philippines Open University, through the Wellness and Healthy Lifestyle Committee, organized its first onsite flu vaccination on 28 July at the CCDL Auditorium, UPOU Headquarters, Los Baños, Laguna.
DILIMAN, Quezon City — Faculty members from the University of the Philippines Open University conducted a two-day eLearning Capacity-Building Training Workshop on Open and Distance e-Learning for the Civil Service Institute (CSI) on 6-7 July at the CSC Central Office.
LOS BAÑOS, Laguna — The University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) conducted a benchmarking activity with Silliman Online University Learning (SOUL) at the UPOU Headquarters, Los Baños, Laguna on 19 July.
LOS BAÑOS, Laguna — The University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) Faculty of Management and Development Studies (FMDS) conducted an exploratory meeting with the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) Laguna and Concentrix Philippines on 11 July at the UPOU Sandbox in Los Baños, Laguna.
MANILA — The University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU), led by Chancellor Melinda dela Peña Bandalaria, joined this year’s MoodleMoot Philippines at the Century Park Hotel, Manila on 5-7 July.
QUEZON City — In preparation for the UP Open University Digital Repository, the University Library conducted a series of workshops on Digital Repository for all UPOU offices and units from May to June 2023.
BANDUNG, Indonesia — The University of the Philippine Open University (UPOU) Faculty of Management and Development Studies (FMDS) with the University of Padjadjaran (UNPAD) Faculty of Nursing (FON) conducted a scoping workshop on 15 June at UNPAD, Bandung, Indonesia. During the workshop, faculty members from both FMDS and FON indicated their interest in strengthening the partnership between both universities through academic and student exchange programs, and research publications and collaborations.
QUEZON City — The University of the Philippine Open University (UPOU) inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) last 19 June. The MOU aims to upskill professionals and other stakeholders through the offering of applicable courses, and to enable UPOU to assist DSWD in developing and streamlining its courses to participating learners.