Silliman University - updates

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Only U.P. makes it to top 100 of QS Asian university rankings for 2019

Oct 24, 2018 - 5:05 PM

Mapúa University and MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology round up the list of 8 Philippine universities in the 2019 Quacquarelli Symonds Asia University Rankings

'Try and try': Bar 2017 takers say failure is not the end

Apr 26, 2018 - 7:19 PM

This was the 4th time both Leslie Llagas and Katherine Macaroy took the Bar. Despite failing several times, their dream to be a licensed lawyer has never faded.

Silliman president to politicians: Protect Benham Rise, not personal interests

Mar 19, 2018 - 10:26 AM

Silliman University President Ben Malayang says talks on the resource-rich continental shelf should be a matter of national interest, instead of politicians pursuing personal interests

INTERESTS. Silliman University President Ben Malayang calls on politicians to protect Benham Rise and not personal interests. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Marawi, transport strike, Duterte and Trump | Evening wRap

Oct 18, 2017 - 12:00 AM

Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Maria Ressa

Lower QS Asian university rankings for UP, Silliman University

Oct 17, 2017 - 2:55 PM

From 8 Philippine universities in 2016, only 6 make it to the latest Quacquarelli Symonds Asia University Rankings

DOLE's help sought to solve Silliman University labor dispute

Jul 22, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The dispute between Silliman University and its teachers leads to a strike on July 19 and the suspension of classes for elementary and high school levels on the following day

Bar 2nd placer's inspiration: aunt who died in Batasan bombing

May 04, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Alanna Gayle Ashley Khio of Dipolog City – a graduate of Silliman University – pursued the unfulfilled dream of her late aunt to become a lawyer

BAR TOPNOTCHER. Alanna Gayle Ashley Khio of Silliman University ranks second in the 2016 Bar exam. Photo from the SC PIO

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

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, April 3-9, 2017

Apr 09, 2017 - 8:14 AM

Hello Here s a round up of videos from the past week you need to watch

Students' murder shows need to support war on drugs – Briones

Apr 06, 2017 - 2:25 PM

After an alleged drug user killed two students in Siquijor Education Secretary Leonor Briones laments that not much focus is given to victims of drug addicts

Rappler file photos

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

Discovering another side to disarming Dumaguete

Mar 10, 2016 - 5:29 PM

Colorful Buglasan festival peaceful Silliman University placid beaches and a look at the city s growing art scene

Estudio Damgo's pyramid floats offshore at Silliman Beach

Join Dumaguete's #TheLeaderIWant forum

Mar 01, 2016 - 7:15 PM

The forum will be held from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm on March 10 at the Silliman University gymnasium Register via Eventbrite below

Silliman University celebrates 114th Founding Anniversary

Aug 01, 2015 - 4:06 PM

Asia s first American founded institution of higher learning celebrates a milestone

Manila Improv Fest 2015 set on July 2-12

Jul 03, 2015 - 5:40 PM

Are you up for some SPIT Silly People’s Improv Theatre ?

Taking inspiration from the sea

Jul 17, 2014 - 11:30 AM

Get to know Dr Angel Alcala one of the country s newest National Scientists

Dr Angel Alcala. Image courtesy Silliman University

Dumaguetenos learn Rappler reporting for Palaro 2013

Apr 20, 2013 - 6:55 AM

Students from Silliman University learned from the Rappler team the basics of multimedia and sports reporting

#MoveDumaguete: Social media for social change

Nov 16, 2012 - 9:52 AM

Silliman University co sponsors with Rappler the event dubbed “Social Media for Social Change: Pushing Environmental Journalism Forward” on Friday November 16 from 12:30 to 5:00 pm at the Silliman Hall

CITY OF SUNRISE. Tomorrow begins today in Dumaguete. Photo by Voltaire Tupaz

#MoveDumaguete: Register now!

Nov 16, 2012 - 12:07 AM

Registration is free but we are encouraging interested participants to accomplish an online registration form

'The trees have no tongues'

Apr 25, 2012 - 7:03 PM

A mother airs out her feelings against the prevalent disrespect for the environment

HEED THEIR MESSAGE. If trees can speak, what would they say?