More Than 700 Industry Partners Ensure UMak Graduates Have Competencies Required By Labor Force

INDUSTRY PARTNERS RECOGNITION DAY: Celebrating Old and New Partnerships

8 November 2013, UMak HPSB Cafeteria UMak held its annual Industry Partners Recognition Day with the theme “Fellowship and Camaraderie Towards Strategizing A New Education Paradigm”.  The university in its second phase of new education paradigm took advantage of the momentous affair to showcase UMak’s various prestigious partner industries and conduct Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signing of new ones.

UMAK, UMEDFI AND BAUAN MUNICIPALITY SIGN MOA

Municipality of Bauan, Batangas

Signifying their common and strong belief in the value of partnership and collaboration to achieve synergy and innovation in offering and delivering capacity building programs, initiatives and interventions in education, training and research to help achieve community developmental goals and objectives, UMak President Tomas Lopez, Jr., University of Makati Educational Development Foundation, Inc. (UMEDFI) Chair Edita Chan, and the Municipality of Bauan, Batangas represented by Mayor Ryanh Dolor, signed a Memorandum of Agreement last November 15.

UMak, UMEDFI, and Bauan have agreed to jointly pursue an educational and research undertaking to be administered by a newly created academic center to be called the Bauan Center for Entrepreneurship and Governance (BCEG) that will serve and function as the extension service office of UMEDFI. 

 

AG&P AND UMAK TO PARTNER IN EQUIVALENCY AND DUALIZED TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR AG&P WORKERS

 

17 October 2013, BAUAN, Batangas – UMak officials led by University Secretary and concurrent Dean of the College of Business Administration, Dr. Elyxzur Ramos, recently visited the industrialized coastal town of Bauan, dubbed as the “Agro-Industrial Haven in Southern Tagalog”, to explore partnership opportunities with  Atlantic Gulf and Pacific Company of Manila, Inc. (AG&P).

EVERY NATION DONATES BASKETBALLS AND VOLLEYBALLS TO UMAK ATHLETES

Every Nation

Every Nation, led by Pastor Robert Gonzales, has once again supported the UMak athletes by donating basketballs and volleyballs to the Athletics Development Center (ADC) last September 4. The donation is timely with the recent opening of the Universities, Colleges and Schools Athletic Association (UCSAA) Season 3.

“We thank Every Nation for always supporting UMak.  Their kind assistance will help us in our quest to retain our title as overall champion of UCSAA”, says Prof. Dominador Lera, ADC Director.  According to University Secretary Elyxzur Ramos, “Every Nation has been an important industry partner of the university since 2008.    They have been collaborating with us, not only on various sports and athletics programs, but also on values formation and character enrichment with the ongoing Youth Development Program for Higher School ng UMak and the Personality Development Program for the different colleges”.