UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan says safety measures were in place for the UP Shopping Center, also pointing out that it had just been renovated in 2017
'When I peeked, there was a man walking with fire extinguisher. So I entertained a customer and photocopied first. Then the lights went out,' says a stall worker
Rappler takes a look inside the University of the Philippines Shopping Center following the blaze on Thursday, March 8
More than just a building, the UP Shopping Center became a community for the students, with its members playing key roles in their academic lives
The UP Shopping Center housed businesses that sold food and various merchandise or offered printing and photocopying services
Those who want to help may drop off their donations in at least 4 centers
'Ang bigat sa pakiramdam,' says one netizen, echoing the sentiment of people in and out of the UP community
(4th UPDATE) UP Vice President for Public Affairs Jose Dalisay Jr says the fire that hit a canteen spread throughout the shopping center's main building. The Bureau of Fire Protection declares fire out over an hour later.
Dennis Mapa, dean of the UP Diliman School of Statistics, also says the P200 monthly subsidy for poor Filipino households is not enough to offset the impact of the tax reform law
'We need to encourage our students to participate in the activities as part of their education,' UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan says
The Department of Transportation brings its 'Oplan Alis Bulok, Alis Usok' project to the University of the Philippines - Diliman after DOTr Secretary Arthur Tugade reportedly received text complaints about dilapidated jeepneys in the campus
UP Diliman holds a 3-month Festival of Culture and the Arts celebrating the Filipino body
PRESS RELEASE: From February 28 to March 2, ASEANnale 2018 will bring together academics, experts, filmmakers, multimedia artists, and scholars, who will celebrate the unique ASEAN perspectives and narratives
UP Vice Chancellor Nestor Castro of the Community Affairs Office clarifies that the road-marking activities at the state university are not yet done
Up to 2,000 people witness this parade of more than 50 floats and lanterns at the University of the Philippines-Diliman
The 22-year-old student from UP Manila is one of the 15 fatalities in a clash between government troops and suspected members of New People's Army in Nasugbu, Batangas
PRESS RELEASE: The UP Diliman Office of the Chancellor announces the 2017 year-end program with the theme 'UP Diliman: Paaralan, Palaruan'
Hugpungan coordinator Rey Paulin says that to understand the plight of the Moros and the indigenous people, 'we must understand each and every culture'
Former president Benigno Aquino III: 'Dapat bago tignan nila 'yung kulay, dapat tignan nila kung may saysay ba 'yung sinasabi. Meron bang dahilan para umalma sa mga patayan na nangyayari?'
Aside from condemning the atrocities during the Martial Law era, they also demand justice for victims of extrajudicial killings under the Duterte administration
'It is a time of remembering the past, especially martial law. It is a time of reaffirming our commitment to prevent that past from being repeated,' UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan says
UP Board of Regents authorizes reduction of required GE units of UP Diliman students from the current 45 units to a minimum of 21 units
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Indigenous peoples have set up camp at the state university campus in Diliman after tribal schools in Mindanao were burned or occupied by government troops
The President has until Saturday August 5 to exercise his veto powers
UPDATED In both campuses the suspension – until further notice – is applicable to those enrolling for the first semester of academic year 2017 2018
The announcement of the university s flagship campus gets mixed reactions from the UP community
Commissioner Prospero de Vera III also asks the UP leadership to clarify its position on the tuition free policy
They are not clear yet as to how much subsidy there will be: partial or complete and who will be eligible Until they clarify we will not collect any amount from students says UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan
An early morning jogger at the state university s campus alerts the police about the incident
The former Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition winner earns a degree in BA Broadcast Communication
Visual artist Ferdinand Cacnio posts photos of this so called female Oblation with the hashtag UPLift
The 22 year old graduating student will speak on behalf of 36 summa cum laude students and 4 000 graduates
The urge to write about UP returned recently because some in the UP community protested the plan to give President Duterte an honorary doctorate degree
This turnout for the 2017 campus elections in UP Diliman is slightly higher than in 2016 according to the University Student Electoral Board – 11 951 out of 24 036 eligible voters participated
The question needs to be asked: Should a document codify and recognize the rights of the students? The students’ answer to this question might be the tipping point of the 2017 campus elections in UP Diliman
The UP has to ensure that its graduates are well rounded But somehow we also have to make sure that our students are competitive not only locally domestically but also globally says UP President Danilo Concepcion
Why sacrifice General Education subjects for the sake of specialization when it can enhance the learning capacity of students to specialize? Why be so spendthrift to investing in shaping the minds of future generations?
Michael Tan has been serving as the constituent unit s chancellor since March 1 2014
Nominees will present their vision papers in a forum on January 9
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The giant lantern highlights the historical role of the university in protest movements even as it celebrates the College of Music s centennial with the theme Himig ng Diliman Hymn of Diliman
This year s UP Diliman Oblation Run condemns the burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the Heroes Cemetery and calls for justice for Martial Law victims
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
Critics call the proposed shift a reduction of units while supporters say this is the university s way of responding to its 21st century learners
Students from the University of the Philippines Dilimant denounce the brutal dispersion of protesters at the U S embassy on Wednesday
An award winning investigative report by students reveals that the UP administration illegally tailor fitted the procurement documents of eUP Project’s contract to favor a certain corporation
These courses will continue according to an official from the University of the Philippines Diliman campus
The goal of the eUP Student Academic Information System SAIS to ease up registration and harmonize the ICT infrastructure and systems of all campus units is promising What went wrong?