Winding down

With the closing of this year's academic year comes the conclusion of my work as Department Chair. I really look forward to reducing my stress levels, which mostly comes from having to force myself to be more... "receptive and open" towards other people. I also look forward to streamlining my work, since I really suck at multitasking; hopefully, now that the administrative duties will be significantly reduced, I can finally focus on my research and teaching- well, mostly on research since I already kind of have the teaching down.

On the other hand, I do think that I will...

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UPC 2019

So... two of my groups joined this year's UPC 2019, and one of them made it YEY!

Now things are gonna get more interesting...

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Mapping academic quality?

I'm currently in the ICE Building attending a "pre-workshop" on the COE Academic Quality Roadmap and IAADS Engg Edition. Basically, we unit heads and officials of the College of Engineering are tasked on identifying targets and action items needed in preparation for external assessment and accreditation.

*sigh* so many things to be done...

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Oh no...

The election results are slowing being churned out by polling precincts. Suffice to say, I expect more FB and Twitter posts on "How to Immigrate to Canada" in the next few days -_-

I'm back!!!

It's been 5 years since I last really updated my pages, but I now that my time as an administrator is almost up I can finally focus on working on my contents. After all, this is my virtual representation to UP Diliman.

Slowly, but surely, I'm going to upload stuff here to mirror the contents of the Green Materials Laboratory in the DChE website, as well as add some other items related to my bio and my teaching.


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Mid-Year 2014

This week (May 26-30) is the submission of classes to be offered this June and July. Hopefully, there won't be a lot of course offerings this coming mid-year term, so there will be fewer students to attend to during the June 2-3 registration period.

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First Entry


So this is my very first blog entry ever- and it'll probably be the last, depending on how much I'll enjoy blogging.

I'll probably just use this as another posting site for announcements and other stuff related to my classes as assistant professor of chemical engineering and/or my work as College Sec. 

Anyway, we'll see. Cheers everyone! ^_^


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