UP Diliman-wide extension colloquium

NISMED staff Ms. Laura V. Ginoy, Dr. Helen D. Catalan, Dr. Amelia E. Punzalan, and Dr. Risa L. Reyes attended the UP Diliman-wide Extension Colloquium on 7 February 2014 held at Bulwagang Tandang Sora and organized by the University Council Committee on Extension Services (UCCES). There are three main objectives of this colloquium, namely: harmonize the basic definitions of extension services in connection to the public service thrust of the university as arising from the previous discussions; identify and firm up recommendations for future actions; and promote the extension services of UPD operating units among its stakeholders. Perspectives on the university extension services were presented by each of three speakers namely, Dr. Glecy Atienza, Dr. Darlene Occe├▒a- Gutierrez, and Dr. Rosalinda Pineda-Ofreneo from the College of Arts and Letters, College of Social Science and Philosophy, and College of Social Work and Community Development, respectively.