OVPAA Memorandum 2023-42: Postponement on the Submission of Proposals for the Enhanced Creative Work and Research Grant (ECWRG)

OVPAA Memorandum 2021-144: UP System Review of Proposals submitted to Commission on Higher Education (CHED).

OVPAA Memorandum 2021-148: Reiteration of Timeline for the Submission of All Requests Related to the Implementation of ECWRG, EIDR, and BPhD Projects

OVPAA Memorandum 2021-142:Rollout of the UP Research Information Module (RIM) in the University Information System (UIS).
OVPAA Memorandum 2021-148:Clarificatory Note on the Submissions of International Publication Award (IPA) Guidelines and Instructions for Resubmission of Incomplete IPA Applications
OVPAA Memorandum 2020-44:Important Announcement: Online Submission of International Publication Award (IPA) Applications
OVPAA Memorandum 2020-45: Implementation of System-Funded Projects

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Filipinized Learning Management System, an EIDR project, collaborates with Mindanao State University – Buug. Read the full article here.

Grand Gascon, a UP Visayas’ Chemical Engineering student, the only Filipino who became a finalist in Bayer’s International Youth Agriculture Summit. Read the full article here. (Image from UP Visayas’s website)

UP wins IABC Gold Quill for “Stop Covid Deaths”. The informative, educational webinars held every Friday noon by TVUP won an Award of Merit under the Communication Management Division of the IABC’s Gold Quill Awards in the “COVID-19 Response and Recovery Management and Communication” category. Read the news here.

Insights Report: Climate Change Collaborations: ISI published its insight report on climate change research collaborations in response to the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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AL SYSTEMS & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES: ‘Eye in the sky’: Off-the-shelf unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) highlights exposure of marine turtles to floating litter (FML) in nearshore waters of Mayo Bay, Philippines. Protect marine turtles in response to Solis Waste Management Act of the Republic of the Philippines using drones as manned-aircraft and boat-based surveys alternative. (Image from the published article, Marine Pollution Bulletin)

MEDIA & LITERATURE: Escaping Paradise, Returning This Island: Representations of Siargao and Islandic Space in the Philippines. In this chapter, the author argues through the film Siargao(2017) that while it’s cognizant of the difficult realities and ecological issues of the island, it further obfuscates reality through a fetishistic view of the island as a paradise, a liberal project of the twenty-first-century tourist-as-traveler. Ultimately, the chapter also articulates an understanding of Siargao as an island and as an environmental space which grounds various and complex histories and ways of living..

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Publications in high-impact factor journals (IF >3.000)

(UP Visayas) R. J. Gestuveo, et al. Mutational analysis of Aedes aegypti Dicer 2 provides insights into the biogenesis of antiviral exogenous small interfering RNAs. PLoS Pathogens (2022).
Impact Factor: 6.823

(UP Los Baños) A. R. Salvacion. Delineating village-level drought risk in Marinduque Island, Philippines. Natural Hazards (2022).
Impact Factor: 3.158

(UP Diliman) K. L. M. Taaca, et.al. Current Trends in Biomedical Hydrogels: From Traditional Crosslinking to Plasma-Assisted Synthesis. Polymers (2022).
Impact Factor: 4.329

(UP Manila) A. H. D. Alonto, et. al. Burden of Neurological Diseases in the Philippines as Revealed by Web Searches: An Infodemiological Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (2022).
Impact Factor: 4.614

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