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'Justice prevailed': Youth groups hail Ampatuan massacre verdict

Dec 19, 2019 - 7:50 PM

'Today we are a step ahead in our fight against impunity,' says College Editors Guild of the Philippines national president Daryl Angelo Baybado

Ateneo de Davao professor: Davaoeños should vote candidates based on values

May 10, 2019 - 9:25 AM

In a time when 'pragmatism' dominates peoples' politics, professor Ramon Beleno III urges voters to vote based on values and principles they hold dear

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Blotter shows another suspect threatened Ateneo de Davao teacher

Mar 28, 2018 - 10:15 PM

‘Family of killers’ line came from the Comelec director's sister, Walina Tambuang, says the new blotter based on the report of professor Neil Ryan Pancho

NO WAITING. Walina Tambuang has reportedly said of his Comelec official brother, ‘Kahit mayor o president naghihintay sa kanya, [pero] pinaghintay mo siya nang liming oras1’ Photo by Mick Basa/Rappler

Comelec official denies threatening Ateneo de Davao professor

Mar 23, 2018 - 3:06 PM

'I never made any wrongdoing,' says Commission on Elections Regional Director Remlane Tambuang

ZONE OF PEACE. The facade of the Ateneo de Davao University. Photo by Mick Basa/Rappler

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Mar 23, 2018 - 11:05 AM

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Parent who threatened Ateneo de Davao prof is Comelec Davao region chief

Mar 22, 2018 - 4:59 PM

'Hindi 'nyo ba alam na ako ang director ng Comelec?' Commission on Elections regional director Remlane Tambuang allegedly tells campus security when he sees them in the hall outside the office where the incident happened

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Mar 22, 2018 - 11:50 AM

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Ateneo de Davao to file complaint vs parent who threatened professor

Mar 22, 2018 - 10:39 AM

'When a parent accompanied by relatives and bodyguards comes in brandishing statements like ‘We are a family of lawyers and killers!’ or ‘We can take down this school’ – these are statements the ADDU as a University can only take very seriously,' says ADDU president Father Joel Tabora SJ

Parent threatens Ateneo de Davao professor 'with gun' over child's low grade

Mar 21, 2018 - 2:22 PM

(UPDATED) 'Parents should never verbally abuse nor threaten teachers especially with a gun. We are willing to die for the grades we give our students!' says one Ateneo de Davao professor in a Facebook post condemning the attack on his colleague

Ateneo de Davao suspends classes over bomb threat

Sep 29, 2017 - 3:27 PM

(3RD UPDATE) A text message warning of a bomb explosion at the Ateneo de Davao University causes the suspension of classes and the evacuation of the campus for several hours

FAST FACTS: Law schools of the 2016 Bar topnotchers

May 03, 2017 - 3:40 PM

The top 10 passers for the 2016 Bar exams come from schools outside Metro Manila led by the University of San Carlos in Cebu City

Protests staged across PH after Supreme Court allows Marcos burial

Nov 08, 2016 - 7:22 PM

UPDATED Shortly after the Supreme Court decision is announced protest rallies are held in Quezon City Makati Baguio Los Baños Cebu and Davao mostly at universities

NO TO MARCOS. University of Philippines students join Martial Law Victims in a protest rally at the UP compound on Tuesday to condemn the Supreme Court's decision granting hero's burial to the late President Ferdinand Marcos in the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by Joel Liporada/ Rappler

Lapuz’s loose lips (Part 1)

Jun 23, 2016 - 3:01 PM

Professor Jose David Lapuz s early years as a defender of secularism and the Enlightenment have disappeared in the current merriment panic over his ambition to be CHED chairman

4 more PH schools in 2016 Asian university rankings

Jun 14, 2016 - 7:30 PM

Aside from UP AdMU DLSU and UST the list also includes Ateneo de Davao University Silliman University Xavier University and University of San Carlos

Ateneo de Davao president to Duterte: 'Don't be a monster'

May 25, 2016 - 6:32 PM

Once you feel you don’t need law and you have so much followers that power becomes very dangerous says Fr Joel Tabora president of Ateneo de Davao University

WORDS OF CAUTION. Ateneo de Davao University president Fr Joe Tabora has words of caution for both president-elect Rody Duterte and church leaders. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

Ateneo de Davao showcases public exhibit on elections

May 05, 2016 - 3:09 PM

The exhibit set to last until the end of campaign period on May 7 showcases 100 faces and opinions of the Ateneo community students teachers janitors to vendors regarding the Philippine elections

PHVOTE. The exhibit at Ateneo de Davao's Jacinto campus shows 50 photos and opinions from the university community. Photo by Elyza Katrina Duban

Duterte big winner in Ateneo de Davao city-wide polls

Apr 26, 2016 - 2:36 PM

Around 88 of voters in Davao City choose their mayor Rodrigo Duterte as the next president His running mate Senator Alan Peter Cayetano gets 51 voter preference

1,400 Catholic schools back call vs ‘Marcos snares, Imeldific lies'

Mar 08, 2016 - 12:44 AM

The Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines slams the attempt of Ferdinand Marcos Jr to canonize the harrowing horrors of the Martial rule

NEVER AGAIN. Leaders of Catholic schools speak out against 'Marcosian Snares and Imeldific Lies' after the Ateneo community released a statement on the issue. EPA file photo

Ateneo presidents slam Bongbong Marcos ‘revision of history’

Mar 07, 2016 - 4:42 PM

Heads of Jesuit run universities join nearly 530 other signatories against ‘the darkness and oppression of the Marcos years’

DICTATOR’S SON. Senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos Jr, a candidate for vice president, gestures during his campaign in Ilocos Norte, Philippines, on February 9, 2016. Photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

Jesuit priest who allegedly molested Duterte had other victims

Dec 04, 2015 - 7:01 PM

UPDATED The presidential aspirant says the now deceased Fr Mark Falvey SJ abused several other students at Ateneo de Davao

ABUSED. Presidential aspirant Rodrigo Duterte identifies the priest who abused him and other high school students at Ateneo de Davao. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Mindanao tribes hold ritual to 'enlighten' Congress on BBL

May 11, 2015 - 10:29 PM

The panel has failed us and now we hope the Congress will be enlightened to hear our voices and pass a BBL that is truly inclusive and just

Film, photography: Not just a man’s game

Mar 22, 2015 - 5:00 PM

Documentary photographer and filmmaker Nana Buxani shares her work and her passions in a field dominated by men – and the key lessons she learned along the way

Pope Francis and Christmas

Dec 24, 2014 - 1:01 PM

Racked by scandal and seeming obsolescence the Pope s unassuming ways has warmed the hearts of many lapsed Catholics who had begun to feel disconnected with their religion

UP, UST inch higher in Asian university rankings

May 13, 2014 - 11:50 AM

The University of the Philippines is the only state university among the 5 institutions that make it to the annual rankings

Aquino appoints new deputy ombudsman for Mindanao

Mar 21, 2014 - 3:24 PM

Rodolfo Elman a graduate of Ateneo de Davao Law School started his 25 year career in the Office of the Ombudsman as an investigator

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#AyudaZamboanga: Relief operations for Zamboanga

Sep 27, 2013 - 9:49 PM

Zamboanga needs help amid the MNLF government standoff The government and private sectors respond by organizing relief operations to help Zamboanga

#SHIFTDavao: The power of social media

Jul 25, 2013 - 9:15 PM

Rappler moves its July 26 newscast down south for SHIFTDavao

Digital and social media leaders come together for #SHIFTDavao

Jul 19, 2013 - 9:30 AM

SHIFTDavao will start at 8:00 AM next Friday July 27 at the Finster Auditorium Ateneo de Davao University in Davao City The event will be streamed live and watched from the University of the Immaculate Conception Bajada Campus Auditorium Tickets are priced at P450 for students and P950 for non students

CHANGING THE DIGITAL LANDSCAPE. #SHIFTDavao will kickstart a nationwide movement to bring social media education not just to students, but to anyone who wants to harness the power of digital to make a difference.

Cases of unresolved killings rise in Zamboanga City

Jul 05, 2013 - 1:10 AM

250 are reported to have died from January to June 2013

Ateneo de Davao boycotts Cebu Pacific

Jun 03, 2013 - 4:12 PM

UPDATED You do not deserve customers says the university president in a strongly worded statement

OVERSHOOT. Cebu Pacific flight 5J 971 overran the Davao City airport runway and hit its uncemented portion evening of Sunday, June 2. Photo by Laiza Dale A. Lacida

Survey predicts Davao city polls

May 13, 2013 - 6:50 PM

Ateneo de Davao university conducts a city wide survey on who they will vote in the 2013 national and local elections

Davao City: Duterte country and missing names

May 13, 2013 - 2:12 PM

Missing names and PCOS malfunctions are reported in Davao City Duterte country

DOH to probe food poisoning of Ateneo de Davao students

Jul 30, 2012 - 2:54 PM

If laboratory tests prove the food they served to over 100 student leaders was contaminated the caterer will be held responsible

Food poisoning hits 100 Davao students

Jul 30, 2012 - 4:02 AM

What was supposed to be a gathering of student leaders was disrupted by food poisoning

On being men for others

Mar 24, 2012 - 8:22 PM

If you catch yourself working hard and loving every minute of it don’t stop You’re probably on to something big