UP Cesar E.A. Virata
School of Business
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[REMINDER] 2022 Alumni Homecoming - 11 February 2023
VSB Internal Shifting for 2nd Semester AY 2022-23
[NEWS] 2023 VSB Executive Committee
[ANNOUNCEMENT] Call for Applications - PhD in Business Administration (2023 Intake) at UP Diliman
2022 VSB Alumni Homecoming - 11 February 2023
VSB Professorial Chair and Faculty Grant Lecture Series - December 2022 [UPDATED]
Everyone is invited to attend the Professorial Chair Lecture Series this December. The schedules and link to the Zoom lecture are as follows:
Call for Nominations: 2022 UP VSB Distinguished Alumni Awards (DAA)
The school will honor its alumni who have outstanding accomplishments in the field of Business Management, and/or Entrepreneurship, and/or public service. Nominations for the 2022 UP VSB Distinguished Alumni Awards are now open.
The awardees, along with the 2021 awardees, will be honored during the annual alumni homecoming on Saturday, February 11, 2023 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) at the UP VSB Building. This year, the honoree classes are 1962 (Diamond), 1967 (Emerald), 1972 (Golden), 1977 (Sapphire), 1982 (Ruby), 1987 (Coral), 1992 (Pearl), 1997 (Silver), and BSBAA Class 2022 who passed the 2022 CPA Licensure Examination. All BSBA, BSBAA, MBA, MS Finance, MS Management, and PhD graduates of Classes 2002, 2007, 2012, and 2017 will also be invited.
Appointment of the Dean of the VSB - 10 November 2022
In its 1375th meeting held 10 November 2022, the UP Board of Regents appointed Associate Professor Maria Regina Lucia M. Lizares, Ph.D. as the Dean of the Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business.
Dr. Lizares will serve as the 15th Dean of the VSB.
[2022 CPALE RESULTS] UP VSB PRODUCES 30 NEW CPAs, 4 TOPNOTCHERS
Thirty (30) graduates of the UP Virata School of Business successfully hurdled the October 2022 Certified Public Accountants Licensure Examination. The new CPAs are from the BS Business Administration and Accountancy Classes of 2020, 2021, and 2022.
Over-all, the school registered a passing rate of 88.29%, with 30 passers out of 34 examinees. The Professional Regulation Commission announced that there are 1,722 new CPAs out of 6,665 examinees, or a national passing rate of 25.84%.
Among the new CPAs from UP VSB, four (4) were recognized as topnotchers: Lorenz D. Nalica (6th place), Angelica D. Igna (7th place), Keith Daniel A. Dee (8th place), and Loudette Remirose C. Tejada (8th place).
The successful examinees will formally take their oath later this year.
Congratulations to our new CPAs!
[UPDATED] Officer-in-Charge, Virata School of Business, October 2022
Professor Carlos C. Bautista, PhD., has been appointed as Officer-in-Charge of the Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business by UP Diliman Chancellor Fidel R. Nemenzo. Dr. Bautista's appointment is from October 11, 2022 onwards, until the appointment of a new Dean.
Virtual Public Forum for the Deanship of the UP Diliman Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business
The Nomination Committee for the 2022 Deanship of the UP Cesar EA Virata School of Business invites everyone to the Virtual Public Forum: Nominees' Presentation of Vision and Plans for the School on Monday, 12 September at 9:30 AM. All attendees are required to pre-register through this link: https://tinyurl.com/22VSBDeanForum.
2022 Call for Nominations to the Deanship of the UP Diliman Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business
Call for Papers: Philippine Management Review 2023 (Volume 30)
[UPDATED/REVISED] Officer-in-Charge, Virata School of Business, May 2022
[UPDATED/REVISED ANNOUNCEMENT] Associate Professor Debbie Chua Bun Pho, PhD., has been appointed as Officer-in-Charge of the Cesar E.A. Virata School of Business by UP Diliman Chancellor Fidel R. Nemenzo. Dr. Chua Bun Pho's appointment is from May 2, 2022 onwards, until further notice by the Office of the Chancellor.
This appointment supersedes the previous announcement designating UP Diliman Vice-Chancellor Payongayong as OIC of the School.
In Memoriam: Professor Gerardo Agulto, Jr.
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