The university hosted the meetings of the Recoletos Educational Apostolate in the Philippines (REAP) VP-Academics and VP-Finance groups held last Nov.6-8, 2017. This was a gathering of the four Recoletos Higher Educational Institutions in the Philippines. Present during the meeting of the Academics group, which was held at the UNO-R President’s Hall, were Manila composed of Dr. Mario Maranan and Aisa Arlos (SSC-R, Manila); Juvy de la Rosa, Fr. Raffy Peczon, OAR, Emma Chico, Jennifer Escobar, Maria Soledad Tubay and Ma. Lourdes Menorca from SSC-R de Cavite; Dr. Glenn Pajares, Dr. Norberto Cabordo, Agnes Sequiňo, and Nila Garcia from USJ-R, Cebu; and Dr. Mona Freda Secondes, Dr. Ma. Riza T. Manalo, Dr. Annabee Claur,and Leila Magalona of UNO-R, Bacolod. Meanwhile, Rev. Fr. William Villaflor, OAR; Rev. Fr. James Costelo, OAR; Atty. Marlon Baruc; Mrs. Ma. Luisa Catague; Mrs. Chona Mendez; Mr. Christopher Lim composed the VP – Finance group