In its continuous pursuit of academic excellence, Aklan State University once again submitted 11 curricular programs offered by different academic units to the Accrediting Agency of Chartered Colleges and Universities in the Philippines (AACCUP) on September 19-24, 2016.
Headed by AACCUP Overall Coordinator, Dr. Marcela T. Caluscosin of Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University (DMMMSU), the curricular programs that were accredited are as follows:
College of Agriculture, Forestry and Environmental Science-2nd Survey
Master in Animal Science
Master in Crop Science
Master in Rural Development
School of Management Sciences-2nd Survey
Bachelor of Science in Accountancy
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
School of Arts and Sciences-2nd Survey
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
School of Veterinary Medicine-3rd Survey
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
College of Industrial Technology
Master of Arts in Education
(Home Economics and Industrial Arts)-1st Survey
New Washington Campus
College of Fisheries and Marine Sciences
Master of Arts in Education (Physical Education)-2nd Survey
Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology-2nd Survey
Teacher Education Center
Bachelor of Secondary Education-2nd Survey
“Our values serve as our compass in life and leadership.”
This was the gist of the message of the resource speaker Dr. Ernest Mark Gapulan during the Student Leadership Summit on September 6, 2016 at the ASU Review Center, Banga, Aklan.
The university wide event with the theme, “The Pressing Need of a 21st Century Leader,” was conducted in partnership with the ASU-Office of Student Affairs and
the Campus Bible Fellowship (CBF).
This is in line with the CBF’s mission “to make disciples who make disciples.” As salt and light into the world, Christians must continue to find ways in bringing the life-transforming power of the gospel that will usher change to the society.
Some 100 student leaders and student organization advisers from five ASU campuses attended the summit.
To enhance the University’s human resource management, ASU participated in the Civil Service Commission’s (CSC) Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME-HRM).
ASU experienced a process of assessment conducted by CSC Regional Office validating team using HRM maturity level indicators that are comparable with global HR standards on October 10-11, 2016 at ASU Banga Campus.
ASU celebrates 116th Anniversary of Philippine Civil Service
The Aklan State University joins the Philippine Civil Service Commission (CSC) in celebrating 116 years of civil service with the theme, “Sigaw ng Lingkod Bayani: Malasakit Para sa Taumbayan, Kapwa Kawani at Kalikasan.”
In connection with the celebration, ASU conducted a Forum on Ethical Standards and Benefits for Civil Servants and Loyalty Award Ceremonies on September 14, 2016 at the ASU Review Center, Banga, Aklan.
CSC Aklan Field Office Director Evelyn N. Ejar served as resource speaker and discussed the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees.
Likewise, Mr. Ronnie Abella, Branch Head of GSIS Aklan Office updated the faculty and staff of their insurance benefits.
The Aklan State University held its Academic, Culture and the Arts Festival and Intramural Meet 2016 with the theme, “Strengthening the Spirit of Sports, Culture and the Arts in Public Higher Education Institutions” in September 2016.
The activity started with a parade participated by university officials, faculty, staff and students.
Various competitions were conducted including athletics, individual events, board games, and academic, visual arts and musical categories.
The Aklan State University congratulates the passers of the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Licensure Examination given by the Philippine Regulation Commission on October 1,2,8 and 9, 2016 and released on October 2016.