The Mass Communication Department celebrated its Mass Comm Day last February 20 with the theme, “Handum sang Maskom.”
The University paid a special tribute to a member of the clan of founders of UNO-R, a former administrator, a former President of the Blue and Gold Alumni Association, Inc., and the sole lay member of the UNO-R, Inc. Board of Trustees – Atty. Jose Maria Kilayko (who succumbed to liver cancer on February 15, 2009) – after the celebration of the Holy Mass on February 17 at the Rolling Hills Memorial Chapel, Mandalagan, Bacolod City. The Holy Mass was celebrated by Fr. Sixto M. Bitangjol, OAR with Fr. Antonio S. Limchaypo, OAR as the homilist and with Msgr. Victorino Rivas, Fr. Jay Parilla, OAR, Fr. Excel Saycon, OAR, and Fr. Jesmar Manato as concelebrants.
The Parents and Teachers Association of the Elementary Department sponsored the “Spelling Bee” (Final Round) last February 21, 2009 at the Fountain Area of Robinson’s Place, Bacolod City. The PTA Spelling Bee aims to give the opportunity for linguistically gifted pupils from Grades IV, V, and VI to display their verbal skills before a different crowd.
The Mass Communication Department of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) is set to realize its “Handum sang Maskom” during the celebration of MassComm Day on February 20, 2009 at the President’s Hall.
The Campus Ministry Office (CMO), in cooperation with the Human Resource Management Office and the President’s Office, sponsored a seminar on “Marriage, Family, and Life” last February 14, 2009 at the High School ACC. Resource speaker was Mrs. Rose Tan, Chairman of the Commission on Family and Life of the Diocese of Bacolod.
Nelia Dingcong Bernabe, an alumna and former head and faculty of the Mass Communication Department of the College of Arts and Sciences, addressed a group of Mass Communication students last February 9, Monday, at the Mass Communication Studio.