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JBLFMU Arevalo


ILOILO CITY - Perseverance. Passion. Persistence.

Amidst the fact that John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University (Arevalo), Inc. only offers Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation (BSMT), The Dolphin Publication proved their excellence in the field of Journalism.

 In the recently conducted College Press Conference, The Dolphin bagged 2nd Place Best Magazine after garnering 1st Place Best Filipino Page, 2nd Place Best Magazine Lay-out, 2nd Place Best Feature Page and 4th Place Best Magazine Cover Design.


Four lacsonians from John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University (Arevalo), Inc.


By Mdpn. Loween John Seloterio Photo By Mdpn. Jayland E. Singuillo



By Mdpn. Anthony Ken J. Bucasas Photo By Mdpn. Jayland E. Singuillo



By Mdpn. Anthony Ken J. Bucasas Photo By Martime Lenses


By Mdpn. Anthony Ken Bucasas

Photo by Mdpn. Mark Joseph Alovera


JBLCF Bacolod






With High Honors

(Silver Anchor Awardee)


Pre-Baccalaureate Maritime Specialization

Grade 12-Arabian


1          ABRASALDO, Sarah Jane A.

2          ACUT, Keir A.

3          AGUIRRE, Paul Dominic L.

4          AMORES, Uly U.

5          ANTOPINA, Ailah M.

6          ARMIGOS, Jared B.

7          ARROYO, Nerj Deo I.

8          ARSENIO, Arjon Christian L.

9          BASADRE, Gerund Paul E.

10        CABASAG, Earl Lynus S.

11        CASIPLE, Jeremy Andrew H.

12        CELIS, Rene Arvin D.




1          ALMIREZ, Joemarc BANDILLA

2          ARAYA, Zayber BUTALON

3          BUENAVENTURA, John Kevin VELASCO

4          CANJA JR., Ramon Carlos BAJAN

5          GALVE, Greg Martin CARBOS

6          GAREZA, Jay Luis ALDE

7          GONZALES, Kenneth John MANONG

8          GORDON, Arnel John AMANTE

9          JACOSALEM, Val Dave CASERIAL

By Paul Ivan Quezon

ILOILO CITY— Marking the highlights of the recently concluded 72nd Foundation Week Celebration, Rengil V. Mana-ay of JBLCF-Bacolod won and a back-to-back title of System Model Cadet last February 13 at JBLFMU-Molo. IFranz Gabriel Baylon also won last year’s title.

By Paul Ivan Quezon


January 21-- The NOPSSCEA fever raised up JBLCF-B’s banner as two championships were clinched for the annual set of competitions.

By Paul Ivan Quezon and Franz Gabriel Baylon

The Lacsonian community started the year with a ceremonial pinning of the Symbolic Wearing of Uniform and Imposition of Uniform Paraphernalia at the school's covered court, January 7.



By Mdpwn. Mairel A. Gerzon

Upholding the academe's pursuit in enriching the maritime education, training and research, John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University - Molo (JBLFMU-M) received the Research Quality Assurance Award during the 2nd Philippine Conference on Multidisciplinary Research (2nd PCMR), Pinnacle Hotel, Davao City, December 10-12.


By: Mdpn. Jan Christian B. Altamia

Being one of the city’s strongest advocate towards cleaner environment, John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University-Molo (JBLFMU-M) joined the clean-up drive to pick up the trashes from Dinagyang celebration, January 27,2020.

The said clean-up drive was spearheaded by Megaworld Global Estates Resort Inc., with the aim of supporting the city government’s advocacy towards maintaining a clean environment which took place from Gen. Luna St. to Iloilo Provincial capitol.


By: Mdpn. Jan Christian B. Altamia

By: Mdpn. Jan Christian B. Altamia


By Mdpn. Jan Christian B. Altamia

In its thrust towards marine life conservation, John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University Community Extension Service (JBLFMU CES) conducted the ‘SCUBASURERO’  at Igang Bay Marine Sanctuary, Guimaras, September 27, 2019.

The acitivity was spearheaded by JBLFMU in partnership with the Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary aiming to collecting trash under water which to results to the destruction of coral reefs and to preserve marine diversity.

by: Mdwn. Erica F. Opinion and Mdwpn. Mary Jane G. Mospa

Mdpn. Welie V. Estares, a second year Bachelor of Science in Marine Engineering (BSME) student, won as champion in this year’s Regional Maritime Quiz Bee held at Western Institute of Technology (WIT), September 26.


Other News

Two researchers from JBLFMU Arevalo, Dr. Brian Gil Sarinas, Research Coordinator and Engr. Dr. Danilo Gerawa recently presented papers at the 1st Southeast Asian Conference on Academic Research and 3rd International Academic Summit 2019 in Lingayen, Pangasinan.



By Paul Ivan Quezon of JBLCF Bacolod

Capt Luis Evidente, Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer of JBLFMU, Dr. Ronald Raymond Lacson Sebastian, is set to travel to Admiral Makarov State Maritime Academy in St. Petersburg, Russia this Sunday for a weeklong brainstorming and discussion on Quality On Board Training.

One of the best choirs of the city of Iloilo, Kinaadman Choral of JBLFMU Molo, will hold a benefit concert and dinner entitled "Thank you for the Music" on November 22, 2017 at the Iloilo Convention Center. Be part of their colorful journey through time and place via music. For ticket reservations call or text 09273681227 (Globe) and 09397251719 (Smart).

JOBS FOR YOU... RCCL Crew Management, now looking for personnel who can fill in available positions. Please check the poster attached for more details.

69th Foundation Anniversary
Theme:Strengthing the Philippines as a Maritime Nation
(January 23 - 25, 2017)
1.  Maritime Art Contest
Guidelines and Criteria of the Maritime Art Contest
1.1. Guidelines
• The contest is open to all amateur and professional artists.

JBLF-Training Center