OFFICE OF THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION REPRESENTATIVE TO THE UNIVERSITY STUDENT COUNCIL TO : FROM : RE :
College of Business Administration students College Representative Cortez Accomplishment Report for the First Semester
November 19, 2011
DEAR CBA STUDENT, We are pleased to present to you the achievements we have accomplished in the first half of the academic year 2011-2012. This is in keeping with our promise to CBA students to be as transparent and accountable as possible to all the endeavors undertaken by our office as an institution of enriching the academic environment of CBA with respect to the current university and national issues at hand. I am very grateful for the support given by the College of Business Administration in all our programs and advocacies for the semester. Rest assured that this will all be for the benefit of the CBA community in its desire to produce socially aware and responsible business leaders for the next generation. We hope that our partnership with the USC and the BAC will be stronger and that all of us will strive to become Iskolars para sa BAyan, in heart and mind. Warm regards, (Sgd.) WESLY PAUL S. CORTEZ College of Business Administration Representative to the USC
COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVE SEMESTRAL REPORT WESLY PAUL CORTEZ College of Business Administration Representative to the USC I.
PROJECTS FOR INFORMATION DISSEMINATION: NAME:
THE LINK: Interconnecting CBA to the USC Specifics:
Online site of the CBA Representative for information dissemination (www.facebook.com/thelink.upcba)
The LINK UPCBA is designed to create an avenue for the College of Business Administration to be well-aware of the issues concerning the university, the national and local level, and, more importantly, the college-wide concerns of the community.
College Representative’s Report Specifics:
Monthly report of the College Representative on University wide issues, BAC and USC events as well as announcements from the administration
Uploaded online and posted on the College Rep’s Corner, the College Representative’s Report catches a glimpse of the latest happening on the University as well as relevant information both in the University and National level
Other activities: DZUP Puntuhang YS:
Visit to the DZUP Radio Station to increase the university’s awareness on the happenings inside the College and convey the thoughts of the college on key issues in society
FOR GATHERING STUDENT’S THOUGHTS: NAME:
ANYARE SA BUDGET? College Representative’s Mid Semester Discussion Specifics:
Survey that would increase awareness and gather sentiments of the students with respect to the cut on the tertiary education budget
Through a pamphlet disseminated during the midsemester of the first term SY 2011-2012, we gathered the ideas of the UPCBA students on how the Diliman Chancellor and UP President should allocate the limited budget given to the University this school year.
FOR ENRICHING EDUCATIONAL DISCUSSION IN THE UNIVERSITY: NAME:
ORGANIZATION PROJECTILE (partnership with UPJPIA) Specifics:
A seminar/workshop for student organizations to handle both the operations and finances of their team through practical approach on event planning to evaluation
Organization Projectile is designed to gear organizations within the University the necessary tools to maximize the potential of their teams in setting up programs and projects that would greatly impact their target participants and at the same time, be logistically and financially feasible for the organizers
BUSINESS AND GOVERNANCE with Mayor Sherwin Gatchalian Specifics:
A forum on how to strike a balance with establishing financial margins in private enterprises while serving the interests of the public in matters pertaining to governance in the general context
Led by the BAC, SESC, NCPAG-SC and the USC, this seminar aims to open the eyes of students on the possibility of balancing both the needs of business firms and the social relevance it might entail on individuals concerned on both the business and public service sectors.
FOR BECOMING SCHOLARS OF THE NATION BEYOND SCHOOL NAME:
PROJECT UPLIFTED: Tara San Vicente Specifics:
A project of the Econ, BA and Eduk Reps, together with Eduk SC members that aim to give Barangay San Vicente a boost of its educational institutions by way of volunteerism by Iskolars from UP through the Alternative Learning Systems class in the College of Education
A sustainable project that would not only infuse change in the educational front of the project but will also touch on the livelihood, social and political aspect of the San Vicente community in pursuit of creating a better environment of learning for students in the area
MEMBERSHIP IN USC COMMITTEES a. Finance Committee b. Community Rights and Welfare Committee c. Freshman Committee d. Committee on Organizations, Fraternities and Sororities
OTHER MATTERS: -
80% attendance in USC general assemblies and events for the first semester Volunteer member of the Special Events Committee and the Gender Committee Attended numerous mobilizations this first semester in behalf of members of the CBA Community: o UP Diliman Against the Budget Cut (opening day) o March Against Homophobia for the LGBT Community (spearheaded by the Gender Committee) o Diliman Student Summit (1st semester) o Gender Pride March in Diliman