Ateneo de Manila University

Ateneo calls for support to overturn Sereno ouster

May 18, 2018 - 7:20 AM

'May pagkakataon pa na itama ang pagkakamaling ito,' says Ateneo de Manila University president Father Jose Ramon Villarin, SJ

GUEST SPEAKER. Then Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno (left) and Ateneo de Manila University president Father Jose Ramon Villarin, SJ, stand onstage on May 26, 2017, when Sereno delivered the Ateneo commencement speech. Photo courtesy of Ateneo

LOOK: Ateneo's Ish Polvorosa elected SK chairman in Cavite

May 15, 2018 - 1:55 PM

The decorated Best Setter of the UAAP will now give back as a public servant of Imus, Cavite

TRUE LEADER. It's now Ish Polvorosa's time to prove that he can be a leader back in his hometown. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

King Eagle Marck Espejo hints of Japan offer

May 02, 2018 - 5:18 PM

The 5-time UAAP MVP might take his talents to the land of the rising sun

PHENOM. Marck Espejo leaves his legacy in the UAAP as the 5-time MVP and 3-time champion. Photo by Joaquin Flores/Rappler

NU dethrones Ateneo, bags UAAP men's volleyball crown

May 02, 2018 - 2:22 PM

(UPDATED) The Bulldogs bring back the championship to Sampaloc after 4 years

RETURN. The NU Bulldogs return as the UAAP Season 80 men's volleyball champions for the 3rd time. Photo by Joaqui Flores/Rappler

Ateneo bids goodbye to Lady Eagles coach Tai Bundit

Apr 30, 2018 - 7:50 PM

The Thai tactician steered the Ateneo Lady Eagles to their first UAAP championship

Ateneo de Manila University formally bids goodbye to Lady Eagles head coach Tai Bundit. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Kim Dy supports beau Marck Espejo's jersey retirement campaign

Apr 30, 2018 - 5:57 PM

The Blue Eagle becomes the first player in UAAP volleyball history to win the MVP award in every season of his entire collegiate career

POWER COUPLE. La Salle Lady Spiker Kim Dy and Ateneo Blue Eagle Marck Espejo are both seeing action in the UAAP finals. Dy photo by Michael Gatpandan and Espejo photo by Josh Albelda

Marck Espejo remains undisputed king of UAAP men's volleyball

Apr 30, 2018 - 11:12 AM

The King Eagle takes home the MVP title in every season of his 5-year collegiate career

LEGEND. Marck Espejo's 5-time MVP feat soldifies his status as one of the country's best in this generation.  Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Positivity fuels Ateneo's bid to turn series around vs NU

Apr 29, 2018 - 4:47 PM

The 3-peat champions are not allowing the best-of-three finals to end in the Bulldogs' favor

DO-OR-DIE. Will the Ateneo Blue Eagles soar higher over the Bulldogs? Or will they hand over their crown? Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU Bulldogs sweep defending champ Ateneo in Game 1

Apr 28, 2018 - 1:28 PM

(UPDATED) The Bulldogs take a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three series of the UAAP Men's Volleyball finals

QUICK WIN. The NU Bulldogs waste no time in disposing of the Ateneo Blue Eagles. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Jarvey Gayoso credits UST for finding Blue Eagles' Achilles heel

Apr 27, 2018 - 4:26 PM

The phenom is determined to sharpen his physical and mental skills in a bid to come out stronger next season

LOOKING FORWARD. Season 79 Most Valuable Player Jarvey Gayoso aims to redeem the Blue Eagles' premature exit and improve himself in Season 81. Photo by Glen Charles Lopez

Dimacali's lone goal sends UST to the finals over defending champ Ateneo

Apr 26, 2018 - 4:39 PM

(UPDATED) UST clinches a UAAP men's football finals berth after 6 years

Photo by Glen Charles Lopez/Go Ateneo

Ish Polvorosa's playmaking propels Ateneo to the Finals in his last year

Apr 25, 2018 - 11:10 PM

The reigning best setter wakes up every day believing his last UAAP games will be in the Smart Araneta Coliseum

MASTERMIND. Ish Polvorosa still continues to be the brains behind the Blue Eagles' successes on the court. Photos by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Blue Eagles overcome FEU's twice-to-beat advantage to nail Finals berth

Apr 25, 2018 - 4:13 PM

(3RD UPDATE) The reigning champions will clash with NU in the UAAP Men's Volleyball Finals for the 5th straight time

SOVEREIGNTY. The Ateneo Blue Eagles' championship experience outclasses the FEU Tamaraws. Photos by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

WATCH: Bea de Leon remains proud of Ateneo Lady Eagles despite UAAP exit

Apr 22, 2018 - 2:48 PM

The 4th year middle blocker is also uncertain of her future with the blue and white

GOAL ACHIEVED. Bea de Leon had her own doubts of making it to the Final 4, but she is glad that the Ateneo Lady Eagles proved her wrong. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Marck Espejo shows he isn't done yet in the UAAP

Apr 22, 2018 - 12:41 PM

'I just want my last year to be memorable,' says the graduating 4-time MVP after his record 55-point explosion

OFFERING. Marck Espejo's 55 points is just a number for him because what matters to him is being able to deliver his role in the team. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Jhoana Maraguinot bids goodbye to UAAP, Ateneo Lady Eagles

Apr 22, 2018 - 12:35 AM

The outside hitter's decision to forego her final year of eligibility is reinforced by Ateneo's semis exit from Season 80

GLORY DAYS. Jho Maraguinot will miss seeing her teammates fight together and help each other until the end.  Photo by  Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo Blue Eagles topple Rivero-led Gilas cadets in Filoil

Apr 21, 2018 - 9:37 PM

Thirdy Ravena delivers an all-around effort of 16 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 steals in the win

STIFLING DEFENSE. The Ateneo Blue Eagles clamp down on Kobe Paras, who has a relatively off night of 13 points on a 5-of-14 shooting, to beat the Gilas Pilipinas cadets. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

Coach Tai Bundit leaves Ateneo Lady Eagles' nest

Apr 21, 2018 - 9:22 PM

'Not going back,’ the champion Thai coach says on future with Ateneo

LAST FLIGHT. Coach Tai Bundit ends his stint in the UAAP after 5 years with the Lady Eagles. Photo by  Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU, Ateneo semis clash may be the game changer of UAAP volleyball

Apr 20, 2018 - 10:57 AM

The Lady Tamaraws look sharp enough to snap the 6 straight Ateneo-La Salle title showdown

HUNGRY. Both captains Bernadeth Pons (left) and Maddie Madayag want to get into the Finals. Photos by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Loss to La Salle won't dampen Ateneo confidence in Final 4, says Madayag

Apr 15, 2018 - 8:45 PM

'We're not gonna be complacent but we're going to be confident despite the loss. We just need to play happy,' says Maddie Madayag about their Final 4 clash vs FEU

SAME MENTALITY. Maddie Madayag says the Ateneo Lady Eagles will still carry the same confidence in the Final 4 even after suffering a sweep from La Salle in the last game of the eliminations. File photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

DLSU Lady Spikers sweep Ateneo, go undefeated in 2nd round

Apr 15, 2018 - 5:53 PM

(3rd UPDATE) With the Ateneo Lady Eagles' loss, the FEU Lady Tamaraws clinch the twice-to-beat advantage

TOP SEED. The DLSU Lady Spikers are undefeated in the second round, proving why they are the top team of the UAAP. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo president: Junk quo warranto vs Sereno, let impeachment unfold

Apr 14, 2018 - 3:04 PM

Resorting to a quo warranto petition to remove Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno 'circumvents the clear dictates of the Constitution,' says Father Jose Ramon Villarin

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno speaks on separation of Powers Under the Rule of Law at the fellowship of Philippine Bar Association in Manila Golf and Country Club in Forbes Park, Makati City on April 11, 2018. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

U.P. Lady Maroons upset Ateneo with a sweep

Apr 07, 2018 - 6:31 PM

(UPDATED) The Lady Maroons win the second edition of the Battle of Katipunan

STUNNER. UP Lady Maroons best the Ateneo Lady Eagles in the Battle of Katipunan. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles prove bashers wrong in reaching Final 4

Apr 04, 2018 - 6:10 PM

Nothing is stopping the Lady Eagles from silencing doubters this Season 80

PROVING THEM WRONG. 'Sorry sa inyo kasi you doubted us. I guess 'yun na lang, watch us this season na lang and look how we play,' says captain Madayag. Photo by Michael Gatapandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles clinch 5-game winning streak over UST

Apr 04, 2018 - 4:32 PM

(UPDATED) The UST Golden Tigresses are on the verge of dropping out of the Final 4 contention

RESILIENCE. The Ateneo Lady Eagles rally back from UST's two-set advantage.Photo by Michael Gatapandan/Rappler

6-foot-5 Matthew Daves bolsters already tall Ateneo Blue Eagles lineup

Mar 30, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The Filipino-Canadian joins the list of new promising recruits by the Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles

PROMISING TALENT. The 6-foot-5 Matthew Daves (second to the left) adds height and athleticism for the already stacked Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles. Photo from Mike Cruz's Facebook account.

'Tested' Ateneo Lady Eagles aim for twice-to-beat advantage

Mar 25, 2018 - 11:10 PM

There will be no break this Holy Week for the streaking Ateneo Lady Eagles, as they plan to continue training

CAREER-HIGH. Deanna Wong's 63 excellent sets put her way ahead in the Best Setter standings. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles survive Adamson's threat in 5 sets

Mar 25, 2018 - 6:48 PM

(UPDATED) Ateneo is now at solo second place in the UAAP Season 80 Women's Volleyball tournament

SURVIVAL. Ateneo's championship experience catapults them to the victory. Photos by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo de Manila sets up all-gender restrooms in Loyola Schools campus

Mar 24, 2018 - 10:59 PM

This is in line with efforts 'to create an environment of inclusivity,' says the Office of the Associate Dean for Student and Administrative Services

Kat Tolentino steps up in Ateneo's second round run

Mar 21, 2018 - 5:19 PM

The Lady Eagles continue aiming for the Season 80 finals berth

SENIOR. Kat Tolentino explodes with 22 points to lead the Lady Eagles vs UE. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles repeat victory over UE Lady Warriors

Mar 21, 2018 - 3:58 PM

(UPDATED) Ateneo defeats UE in 4 sets again in the second round

7-3. The Lady Eagles stand on a 7-3 record in the UAAP Season 80 Women's Volleyball tournament. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles turn back NU with a sweep

Mar 17, 2018 - 6:48 PM

Both teams stand on identical 6-3 records in the UAAP Season 80 Women's Volleyball tournament

SWEEP. The Lady Eagles swept the first round leaders National University. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Blue Eaglets aim high as top seed of 11th NBTC season

Mar 16, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Forthsky Padrigao will join the Blue Eaglets as the champion team will be without key players Dave Ildefonso and Joaqui Manuel in the tournament

HEADLINE. Kai Sotto of the Ateneo Blue Eaglets headlines the 11th NBTC Season. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ponggay Gaston stars for Ateneo Lady Eagles as a libero

Mar 08, 2018 - 11:30 AM

Out of all his experiments, Coach Tai might have landed a successful one with this

SURPRISES. Ponggay Gaston chips in for the Lady Eagles as a libero despite nursing an injury. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles burn with confidence in second round opener

Mar 07, 2018 - 10:31 PM

With confidence, the Lady Eagles continue to sharpen their basic skills especially in 'receives'

RENEWED CONFIDENCE. Kat Tolentino is burning with renewed confidence as the second round starts. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles exact revenge on FEU with a sweep

Mar 07, 2018 - 6:20 PM

The Lady Eagles halted FEU's 4-game winning streak, turning back the team that defeated them in their opening game

BOUNCE BACK. The Ateneo Lady Eagles bounce back from their loss to DLSU. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles suffer from 'bad timing' in loss to DLSU

Mar 03, 2018 - 9:46 PM

Despite absentees in the crucial match, Ateneo captain Maddie Madayag believes that they weren't totally helpless

'NOT HELPLESS'. Team Captain Maddie Madayag knows that she and Bea de Leon could've made up for the poor reception through blocking. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

DLSU Lady Spikers bounce back to topple Ateneo

Mar 03, 2018 - 6:41 PM

DLSU snaps the Lady Eagles' 4-game winning streak

RECOVERY. The DLSU Lady Spikers bounce back from their Adamson loss to defeat the Lady Eagles. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Blue Eaglets claim UAAP juniors title with thrilling win over NU

Mar 02, 2018 - 7:20 PM

Ateneo buried the memory of its Game 2 loss with a nail-biter in the winner-take-all Game 3 over Nazareth School of NU

JUBILATION. The Ateneo Blue Eaglets celebrate after winning the UAAP juniors basketball basketball championship. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP, AdMU, DLSU join world's top universities in 2018 subject rankings

Mar 02, 2018 - 5:12 PM

The University of the Philippines ranks in 4 out of 5 broad subject areas, while the Ateneo de Manila University and the De La Salle University rank in two

File photos by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler, AdMU and DLSU Facebook pages

LOOK: Rain or Shine's Chris Tiu welcomes second daughter

Mar 01, 2018 - 2:28 PM

Mari Diana is the newest addition to the Tiu family

BABY GIRL. Mari Diana is Chris and Clarisse's second daughter. Photo from Instagram (@chris_tiu17)

Dani Ravena to miss Ateneo-DLSU first round match

Feb 28, 2018 - 10:38 PM

Ravena is still recuperating from an appendectomy during the first meeting of Ateneo and DLSU

STAR ROOKIE. Dani Ravena giving the libero duties to Ria Lo, Vanessa Baguiwet and Sydney Eleazar. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo's Deanna Wong 'playing own game' despite comparisons to Cobb of DLSU

Feb 25, 2018 - 8:19 PM

Wong is slowly filling the shoes left by Jia Morado as they head into their match against archrivals La Salle

STEPPING UP. Deanna Wong slowly fills in Jia Morado's shoes especially with her upcoming matchup vs DLSU. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles sweep UP for 4th straight win

Feb 25, 2018 - 4:11 PM

The Ateneo Lady Eagles are on a 4-game winning streak after their victory in the Battle of Katipunan

4TH STRAIGHT WIN. The Ateneo Lady Eagles earn their 4th straight win and it is a sweep.  Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Ateneo, workers union reach agreement on wages, benefits

Feb 23, 2018 - 7:34 PM

The Ateneo Employees and Workers Union lifts its two-day-old strike after agreeing on merit wage increases and non-wage benefits

AGREEMENT. Ateneo management and Ateneo Employees and Workers Union reached an agreement on the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement on Friday, February 23, 2018. Photo from Ateneo de Manila University website

Ateneo's slow crawl back to the top: 'Unti-unti kami umaangat'

Feb 21, 2018 - 5:53 PM

Ateneo finally wins its first 5-setter of Season 80

'TOO EAGER'. Jho Maraguinot makes up for her mistakes for being too eager to top score for the Lady Eagles. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles hold off Adamson for 3rd straight win

Feb 21, 2018 - 4:18 PM

The Ateneo Lady Eagles escape Adamson's floor D in 5 sets

3 GAMES. The Ateneo Lady Eagles set a 3-game winning streak. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Madayag, Maraguinot don new jersey numbers in Season 80

Feb 17, 2018 - 5:39 PM

Maddie Madayag and Jhoana Maraguinot seize the chance to switch to the numbers that they really desired

NUMBER 13. Jhona Maraguinot's jersey number has been number 13 ever since she started volleyball. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles come from behind to send UE to 4th straight loss

Feb 17, 2018 - 4:16 PM

Ponggay Gaston closes out the match to give Ateneo a two-game winning steak

WINNING STREAK. The Ateneo Lady Eagles continue winning ways.  Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo back to 'happy, happy' mantra in first UAAP Season 80 win

Feb 11, 2018 - 8:00 PM

The Ateneo floor defense will continue to be a work in progress throughout the season

'HAPPY, HAPPY'. The Lady Eagles glow with confidence in their victory over the Sisi Rondina-led UST Tigresses. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler