The Commission on Higher Education- Negros Island Region has chosen UNO-R to be one of the participants in the Focused Group Discussion (FGD) on the Usefulness, Relevance, and Responsiveness of the IRSE grants to faculty member’s needs, July 21, 2016, at LCC HRM Building. UNO-R has sent Dean Annabee Magbanua; Dean Riza Manalo; Dr. Mona Freda Secondes, Dr. Julio Jude Rosales; Ms. Rowela Javier and Dr. Carlos Legaspi, Jr. discussions on Instruction and Research were conducted to answer the survey questions of CHED central office.