To: Students, Faculty Members & Staff
Re: Preparations for Typhoon Ruby

Due to the incoming Typhoon Ruby which is projected to make a landfall in Eastern Visayas in the next few days, all classes at all levels are suspended on December 4-5, 2014. Meanwhile, there will be no office work on Dec. 4, 2014 (starting 3 p.m.) until Dec. 5, 2014.

According to PAG-ASA, the province of Leyte is in Alert Level C expected to have a rainfall of 10-20 milliliters/hour, or heavy to intense rains and winds of 100-170 kilometers per hour.

Everybody is advised to take safety preparations and preemptive evacuation if you feel it is not safe to stay in your respective dormitories/cottages/apartments. The following buildings are identified as evacuation centers and its respective in-charge:

For Students:

  • Dept. of Economics, Education -  Dr. Antonio Abamo / Prof. Manolo B. Loreto, Jr.

For General Public:

  • Dept. of Agronomy - Dr. Berta Ratilla
  • Dept. of Horticulture - Dr. Rose Salas
  • Dept. of Pest Management - Prof. Jesusito Lim
  • Eco-FARMi - Dr. Pastor Garcia
  • PhilRootcrops Training Hall - Dr. Marcelo Quevedo
  • NCRC/NARC Bldg. - Dr. Feliciano Sinon
  • ISRDS - Dr. Ma. Aurora Teresita Tabada
  • College of Forestry - Dr. Renezita Come

Let us prepare and stay calm and alert.

JOSE L. BACUSMO (signed by OIC-Dr. V. Asio)
President