University of the Philippines Baguio visited National Dong Hwa University to promote academic activities and exchange programs
A respectable delegation from the University of the Philippines Baguio（UP Baguio）, led by the Chancellor Ph.D. Corazon L. Abansi visited National Dong Hwa University（NDHU）on January 10 to 13, 2024. The members of the delegation include the Vice Chancellor, Santos Jose Dacanay III; Dean Leah Abayao, College of Social Sciences; Dean Jimmy Fong, College of Arts and Communication; and Dean Dymphna Javier, College of Science.
UP Baguio and NDHU have signed MOU agreement since 2017. For this visit, the delegation has a deeper discussion about the implementation of the MOU to promote academic activities and/ or programs where UP Baguio and NDHU shall collaborate with such as study trips for students, research visits for faculty, co-organizing seminars or roundtable discussions, exchange programs, etc. The UP Baguio delegation visited OIA, the College of Environmental Studies and Oceanography, the College of Indigenous Studies on January 11.
On January 12, College of Humanities and Social Science hosted a meeting for the UP Baguio delegation with college faculties and students coming from the Ph.D. Program in Asia-Pacific Regional Studies（APRS）. The APRS doctoral program, Department of Economics, Department of English, Department of Law & Indigenous Law Program, Department of Public Administration, and Department of Sociology chairs and representatives attended the meeting. In the meetings, attendees also discussed about the trend and importance of international talent cultivation and how the two universities and colleges can cooperate to respond to it in the future.