A fire hit the Santa Monica Retreat House of the University of Negros Occidental -Recoletos (UNO-R) in Bacolod City last night, causing an estimated damage of P300,000, according to the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP). Chief Inspector Publio Ploteña, acting city fire marshal, said arson investigators were still looking into the cause of fire that [...] Read More


The officials of the Department of Education of Bacolod City conducted a documentation and ocular visit at the university, August 6.  They checked on the university’s preparedness to offer the tracks for Senior High School as mandated in the IRR of RA 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Law. The DEPEd Validating team is composed [...] Read More

Two Librarians Finish Graduate Studies

Two Librarians of the Fray Luis de Leon Library obtained their Masters degree from the University of San Carlos. They are Mrs. Shiela Momongan de la Cruz finished her Master of Science in Library and Information Science (MSLIS) with thesis: “Professional Competency Development Program for Reference Librarians in Tertiary Institutions of the Order of Augustinian [...] Read More

3 in 1 Culminates the 79th National Book Week

The Fray Luis de Leon Library will hold a 3 in 1 celebration to culminate the 79th National Book Week (Nov. 25 – Dec. 3) on December 3, 9 am at the Main Library.  The activities are:  Awarding of top borrowers and IMC users of S.Y. 2012-2013, launching of Fray Luis de Leon Library Book [...] Read More

Grade School Joins CMLI

Sixteen Grade School pupils joined the Children’s Museum and Library , Inc. (CMLI) 34th Annual National Grade School Convention, August 31 to September 4 at Teachers’ Camp, Baguio City.  Khezia Paula A. Dumala-os won 2nd runner-up in the search for Ms. CMLI Graders Con 2013;  Reigen R. Placido won 2nd runner-up in Story Telling (English); [...] Read More

Atty. Sigue Facilitates Book Donations

Atty. Jocelle Batapa – Sigue, UNO-R Political Science alumna,  donated 18 books to UNO-R Law Library last January 9. The books came from the Regional English Language Office (RELO), US Embassy, Manila. Sigue was chosen as Eisenhower Fellow of the Philippines for 2012. As part of the US Alumni of Exchanged Fellows, RELO granted her request [...] Read More

UNO-R@50 Book Fair

A book fair is held at the university Main lobby from February 7 – 10 from 8:30 – 5:30.  The fair opened  February 07 with Director of Libraries, Mrs. Arabella Ananoria,  welcoming the exhibitors  Mrs. Jerinah Escala introduced and presented the exhibitors. Rev. Fr. Emeterio Buñao, OAR ; Bro. Jaazeal Jakosalem,OAR ;Dr. Carlos Legaspi,Jr  and Mrs. Ananoria officially opened the [...] Read More