Posts Tagged: Xavier University

XU Law makes it to the top ten law schools in the Philippines

Xavier University College of Law will receive an award from the Legal Education Board as one of the top ten law schools in the country. The awarding will be held on December 1 at Bayleaf Hotel, Intramuros, Manila. These ten schools were chosen based on cumulative ratings in the Bar Examinations of 2012, 2013 and 2014… Read more »

XU ranked among PHL’s top performing medical schools for 2015

Xavier University – Dr. Jose P. Rizal School of Medicine has once again made it to the country’s top performing schools for physicians and the only one from Mindanao. In the August 2015 Physician Licensure Examination, Xavier University (XU) ranked 8th among the top performing schools. Out of 61 examinees, 59 passed giving XU a passing rate… Read more »

XU ranks 6th place at 35th World Universities Debate Championship

The Xavier University Debate Circle ranked 6th on the English as a Second Language (ESL) Category in the 35th World Universities Debate Championship held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from December 27, 2014 to January 3, 2015. XU went through nine tough rounds and bested 274 other international teams. They ended in the quarter finals with top… Read more »

Pasko sa Bilanggo

While the country’s image is tarnished by the high living of VIPs (Very Important Prisoners) at the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa, the Misamis Oriental Provincial Jail offers another story. Here is a clip shared to us by Keith Obed Ruiz, the video production manager of The Crusader Publication, Xavier University. The Christmas season may be… Read more »

Xavier Days 2014 fever is on!

The annual Xavier University Festival Days is here. In line with the ASEAN Economic Integration in 2015, the theme of this year’s festivity is “2033: Beyond Character, Beyond Borders.” The event will run from December 3 until December 6. XU envisions to be a major player in education in Southeast Asia. As an institution, it… Read more »

XU, COC shine in August 2014 LET Exam

Two schools from Cagayan de Oro City have performed well in the August 2014 licensure examination for teachers. The exam was conducted last August 17 in Hong Kong and in 24 testing centers nationwide. Barbilou Quipanes Labial, a graduate of Cagayan de Oro College-PHINMA Education Network is in the 9th place among the top notchers in… Read more »

XU takes top spot at Blue Responsibility Awards in Malaysia

Xavier University bested the other 23 entries from 14 different countries at the Blue Responsibility Awards: Manufacturing for a Sustainable Terra Preta Sanitation System during the 12th Global Conference for Sustainable Manufacturing (GCSM). It was held at the Puteri Pacific Hotel in Johor Bahru, Malaysia on September 24. The entry of XU is dubbed as… Read more »

XU Debate Circle shines in 6th Luzon Intervarsity

Xavier University Debate Circle was one of the grand finalists in the recently held 6th Luzon Intervarsity (LIV) hosted by University of the Philippines Los Baños last September 13 to 15. After series of debate rounds, Reine Cabreira and Carmela Cua of XU managed to secure a spot in the grand finals together with Ateneo… Read more »

XU marine researchers join the first expedition to Benham Rise

The United Nations Convention on the law of the Sea (UNCLOS) sent an official letter to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) informing that Benham Rise, a 13 million hectare underwater plateau, off the coast of Aurora is still part of the Philippine territory. Benham Rise is even larger than the island of… Read more »