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JBLFMU Arevalo

The JBLFMU Dragon Team from the Arevalo Unit conquered the championship for the Minor Finals of the Fist Alaminos Dragon Boat Competition against the University of the Philippines, Crimson Dragons  and 1925 who were on 2nd, 3rd and 4th places respectively  held last  March 21, 2015.


For the first time! John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University-Arevalo Unit initiated the first-ever University Immersion 2015 with the partnership of Student Executive Council and Clubs and Organizations Society, last March 4.

With this keystone, one of the young leaders of John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University-Arevalo was chosen alongside 80 other delegates from all-over the country as participant of the 17th National Ayala Young Leaders Congress 2015 at Lima Park Hotel, Malvar, Batangas, February 10-13.

Imbibing by heart the teachings of his beloved JBLFMU, 2/0 Mark Eden Ellaga, a batch 2012 graduate of the Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation of the Arevalo Unit is awarded as an Outstanding OFW in the category of Outstanding Filipino Blogger in the recently concluded 6th Outstanding OFW and Balikbayan Reputation Awards.

Deck Cadet Elijah Jose Barrios, a senior of the Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation from JBLFMU Arevalo was chosen as one of the Ten Outstanding Jose Rizal Model Students of the Philippines.

Representatives from the  Arevalo unit won 2 golds in the recently concluded Literary-Musical Contest of ILORPRISAA 2014.
Deck Cadet Elijah Jose Barrios won 1st place in the Extemporaneous Speaking Contest while Mdpn. Christopher John Artillo won the gold in Binalaybay.


JBLCF Bacolod

JBLCF-Bacolod celebrated a grand hurrah as they reaped medals and trophies at the  Negros Occidental Private School Sports, Cultural and Educational Association  (NOPSSCEA) Cultural, Musical Literary Competitions and Dance Fest.


Hands down and congratulations to John B. Lacson Colleges Foundation – Bacolod as the Department of Education of Region VI – Western Visayas granted the school an authority to operate a Secondary Level Education program for the School Year 2015-2016.

Nine very talented and brilliant students of JBLCF Bacolod vied for the 3 slots of the JBLCF Bacolod Model Cadet title during the search held September 10.

John B. Lacson Colleges Foundation-Bacolod held its annual symbolic wearing of uniform and paraphernalia last July 19, 2014 at  the JBLCF-B covered court.

Thirty three students joined the first selection of the Model Student 2014 last August 12, 2014 at the New Building Function Hall.

Health is a part of John B. Lacson Colleges Foundation-Bacolod’s Quality Policy and in order to maintain high standard, for the first time, JBLCF-B conducted a physical exercise activity for the students during the flag ceremony last August 11, 2014 at the school quadrangle.



Discipline and perseverance made Charity Dorcas Paciente,  Bachelor of Science in Tourism 2 and Mdpn. Joseph Abienda Carillo,  Bachelor of Science in Marine Engineering 2; both students from the JBLFMU Molo, grab the gold for the  Dance Sports Modern Standard Category of the Western Visayas PRISAA held in Bacolod City last December 28.


Mdpn. Anthony John Niño of the Bachelor of Science in Marine Engineering with Kyrie Dane Dela Cruz of the Bachelor of Science in Tourism won the gold in the Vocal Duet category for the ILOPRISAA 2014.

Concerned with the welfare and career development of our graduates, John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University-Molo, Inc. would like to inform you that the JBLFMU Review Center is now open to offer review classes for OIC-Engine Watchkeeping.

JBLFMU Molo’s Kinaadman Chorale will represent Region VI in the upcoming National Choir Competition by the Manila Broadcasting Corporation at the Aliw Theater in Manila this December 9-13.

The Molo campus formally welcomed the freshmen through an acquaintance and orientation program held at the Molo Gymnasium on July 28.

One hundred thirty three students of JBLFMU-Molo donated blood for the Red Cross in two separate bloodletting activities held July 11 and July 23.


Other News

For the 2nd year now, JBLFMU made it to the top 100 colleges and universities in the Philippines, the only maritime school to achieve such feat; as surveyed by Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities.


Four hundred bikers gathered and biked with Padyak Kaligtasan, the second of the Padyak Series last Saturday, February 28. This is in line with the tapping of the biking potentials of the Guimaras province and sustaining the activities for this Biking Paradise of the country done in cooperation with the John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University.

In line with the tapping of the biking potentials of the Guimaras province and sustaining the activities  for this Biking Paradise of the country in cooperation with the John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University, the second leg of the Padyak Series, the Padyak Kaligtasan will be held.

The Special Board of Marine Inquiry (SBMI) formed by the Philippine Coast Guard-Western Visayas (PCG-WV) is one of the hearing bodies of the PCG tasked to investigate marine casualties that occur within the area of responsibility of the PCG district.

If modern technologies and high tech instrumentation are fast growing onboard the vessels, so are the fast growing maritime legislations and regulations that come sideways with modernization. Here are some latest updates to date.

Recently, a five day Seminar on IMO National Course for Advanced Maritime Simulators under their initiative was held at First Maritime Place, Makati City on August 27-31, 2012, with Director Nicasio Conti of MARINA and two Indian Nationals invited as lecturers.

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