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Is Philippine Collegian facing a press freedom issue?

May 12, 2018 - 11:13 AM

'The UPD administration needs to be level-headed enough to study the rules and interpret them based on the normative standards of journalism, especially when it comes to editorial independence,' says professor Danilo Arao

U.P. hosts forum on dangers of perpetuating fake news

Apr 07, 2018 - 12:51 PM

(UPDATED) The UP forum explored how a culture of false information is propagated – from the way it is generated to the way it is spread and ultimately accepted by the public – and how to fight it

MEDIA ATTACKS. Professor Rachel Khan, chairperson of the UP Department of Journalism emphasizes the real effects of silencing the press. Photo by Gari Acolola/Rappler

UP Fine Arts students call out Bb Pilipinas, ABS-CBN over damaged artworks

Mar 19, 2018 - 5:07 PM

'The idea of art as an advocacy, if it [should] not be pretentious and artificial, is significant and beautiful,' says fine arts student Vien Valencia

UP Shopping Center compliant with fire regulations – chancellor

Mar 08, 2018 - 7:45 PM

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

COMPLIANT? UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan speaks to reporters near the UP Shopping Center. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

When the UP Shopping Center caught fire

Mar 08, 2018 - 5:01 PM

'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

FIRE. Firemen try to put off the fire at the UP Diliman Shopping Center in Quezon City on March 8, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Inside the UP Shopping Center after the fire

Mar 08, 2018 - 4:51 PM

Rappler takes a look inside the University of the Philippines Shopping Center following the blaze on Thursday, March 8

TORCHED. UP Shopping Center was burned from the inside on Thursday, March 8 with authorities suspecting the fire to come from its ceiling wirings. All photos by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

P500,000 worth of damage in UP Shopping Center fire – BFP

Mar 08, 2018 - 2:25 PM

The UP Shopping Center housed businesses that sold food and various merchandise or offered printing and photocopying services

TORCHED. The aisle of the UP Shopping Center. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Local bands perform at UP Fair for press freedom

Feb 17, 2018 - 3:36 PM

Barbie Almalbis, Mayonnaise, and Silent Sanctuary play their hits in solidarity with the ongoing campaign for press freedom

UP Fair Live Jam

UP students, jeepney drivers protest against jeepney phaseout

Feb 08, 2018 - 5:48 PM

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

Why UP Fair is ingrained in the university culture

Feb 08, 2018 - 5:01 PM

'It creates an avenue for appreciation for original Pinoy music and at the same time, an avenue for UP students to come together in unity calling for social change,' says Julie Corridor on the significance of UP Fair in the UP culture

What will happen to the dedicated bicycle lane in UP Diliman?

Jan 12, 2018 - 1:16 PM

UP Vice Chancellor Nestor Castro of the Community Affairs Office clarifies that the road-marking activities at the state university are not yet done

ROAD SAFETY.  To prevent 'road accidents,' UP Vice Chancellor Nestor Castro said they are planning to distinguish the bicycle lane from the jogging lane. Photo by Dennis Lopez

To friends, Jo Lapira was a tiny UP activist with big dreams

Nov 30, 2017 - 12:36 PM

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

LOOK: UP unveils Oblation Christmas centerpiece 'Mulat'

Nov 25, 2017 - 6:48 PM

University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman lights the Oblation centerpiece called Mulat for this year's Christmas season

WATCHING OVER PEOPLE. According to artist Toym Imao, Mulat serves as 'an entity that watches over its people and serves as an oculus to critical thought.' Photo by Iona Mendoza/Rappler

After 3 months, several Lumad still cannot go home

Oct 11, 2017 - 7:23 PM

The Lakbayanis are supposed to cap off the annual Lakbayan during the commemoration of declaration of Martial Law. Some 3 months since they came to Metro Manila, however, and the Lumads have still not gone home.

On 'dilawan' tag, Aquino says listen to message before looking at color

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:25 PM

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?'

L-R, Senator Franklin Drilon, Former Pres. Noynoy Aquino, Senator Kiko Pangilinan, Vice Pres. Lenie Robredo and Senator Bam Aquino during a solidarity mass held at Parish of the Holy Sacrifice at UP Diliman in Quezon City on Thursday, to commemorate the 45 years of Marcos declaration of Martial Law. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Aquino, Liberal Party members lead 'Mass for justice'

Sep 21, 2017 - 4:40 PM

Aside from condemning the atrocities during the Martial Law era, they also demand justice for victims of extrajudicial killings under the Duterte administration

Sen. Bam Aquino (right) sings together with Vice President Leni Robredo, Sen. Francis Pangilinan, former President Benigno Aquino III and Sen. Franklin Drilon during the “Misa ng Mamamayan Para sa Katarungan” at the Parish of Holy Sacrifice on Thursday in commemoration of the 45th anniversary of the Martial Law declaration. Photo by Mark Saludes Photo from the Office of Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino IV

'Prevent martial law from being repeated' – UP Chancellor

Sep 20, 2017 - 8:56 PM

'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

REMEMBER THE PAST. UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan said that September 21 is more than a day of protest but a day to remember the past. File photo/Rappler

Students react to 'no tuition collection' in UP Diliman

Jul 12, 2017 - 2:48 PM

The announcement of the university s flagship campus gets mixed reactions from the UP community

IN PHOTOS: Myrtle Sarrosa graduates cum laude from UP

Jun 25, 2017 - 4:55 PM

The former Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition winner earns a degree in BA Broadcast Communication

Maranao UP graduate: 'Magmalasakit sa mga naaapi'

Jun 25, 2017 - 2:15 PM

UPDATED Sa kasalukuyan po alam nating lahat na patuloy pa rin ang gyera sa Marawi sa ating mahal na Mindanao The lives of our fellow Filipinos – both Muslims and Christians – have been put at risk due to the aggression of certain groups

Arman A. Ghodsinia a BS Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, 2017, Summa Cum Laude deliver his speech during the University of the Philippines 106th Graduation Rites on June 25, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

UP student who hails from Marawi to deliver valedictory speech

Jun 21, 2017 - 11:23 AM

The 22 year old graduating student will speak on behalf of 36 summa cum laude students and 4 000 graduates

PROUD MARANAO. UP student Arman Ali Ghodsinia is expected to deliver the valedictory address during the 106th commencement exercise in UP Diliman. Photo from UP Diliman Information Office

WATCH: Interior design for the poor? UP students make it happen

May 20, 2017 - 4:04 PM

This furniture project of students from the UP College of Home Economics aims to expose the interior design community to the needs of marginalized sectors

ALYANSA, KAISA to lead next year’s UP student council

Apr 06, 2017 - 11:33 PM

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

#CampusIssue: How will the Magna Carta shape UP elections?

Apr 06, 2017 - 1:08 PM

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

What the UP president thinks of fewer GE units in college

Mar 30, 2017 - 3:20 PM

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

GENERAL EDUCATION. UP President Danilo Concepcion says he allowed the University Council of UP Diliman to 'decide democratically' on its General Education curriculum. Rappler screenshot

Michael Tan reappointed as UP Diliman chancellor

Jan 26, 2017 - 2:38 PM

Michael Tan has been serving as the constituent unit s chancellor since March 1 2014

File photo by Nathan Gatpandan

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Dec 01, 2016 - 12:08 AM

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Former UP student leaders: Make Duterte pay for Marcos burial

Nov 30, 2016 - 4:18 PM

We former student leaders of the UPD University Student Council express our strongest condemnation for the burial of the dictator in the resting place of heroes

UP Diliman students hold a protest rally at the Pama Hall on Friday, November 25, against the burial of the late President Ferdinand Marcos in the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by Joel Liporda

Students told after Marcos burial: 'Bigger lessons outside classroom'

Nov 18, 2016 - 9:29 PM

I m suspending your class today There are bigger lessons to be learned outside the classroom now a teacher tells students after the dictator was buried a hero

STUDENTS PROTEST. Ateneo de Manila University president Fr Jose Ramon Villarin speaks to students during a rally outside their school to protest the hero's burial for dictator Ferdinand Marcos. Photo courtesy of Cheska Dosayla

UP students condemn US embassy dispersal

Oct 20, 2016 - 6:11 PM

Students from the University of the Philippines Dilimant denounce the brutal dispersion of protesters at the U S embassy on Wednesday

PROTEST. Students from the University of the Philippines - Diliman hold a protest against violent US Embassy dispersal. Photo by Gabriel Sante

A distinct Mindanao experience under Mayor Duterte

Jun 02, 2016 - 5:51 PM

To witness a city grow and unfold its beauty and potential is an uncomparable experience It restores your faith in humanity

UP Diliman political parties unite against Marcos candidacy

May 07, 2016 - 5:16 PM

The unity statement comes a month after former UP Diliman student leaders also declared unity against the candidacy of Marcos

Restoring Faculty Center is an overwhelming task – UP president

Apr 06, 2016 - 6:48 PM

Let a different flame be kindled – one which lights up ever so brightly in our hearts – in this our dark moment said UP ​President Alfredo Pascual

What does the UP Faculty Center look like after the fire?

Apr 05, 2016 - 12:54 PM

The video of prizewinning author Butch Dalisay shows the full extent of the damage

Fire hits UP Diliman Faculty Center

Apr 01, 2016 - 3:02 AM

8th UPDATE The Bureau of Fire Protection declares fire out at 11:20 am

Missing UP student comes home

Feb 02, 2016 - 6:24 PM

Ian Calalang rejoins his family after being reportedly missing for 21 days

HOME. Ian Calalang, who was missing for 21 days, is now with his family. Image courtesy of Marisa Patawaran

West Visayan Confab on disasters and resilience in culturescape

Nov 21, 2015 - 6:51 PM

ANNOUNCEMENT: The conference discusses the lessons from other disciplines that answer today s questions on disaster and risk reduction

NEDA chief: Mega Manila flood masterplan subject to 'refinements'

Nov 04, 2015 - 5:35 PM

Notwithstanding the kind of rigor we exercise during program and project deliberations we acknowledge that there is always room for improvement NEDA chief Arsenio Balisacan assures the public and critics of the project

PROBLEM PERSISTS. Public Works and Highways Secretary Rogelio Singson admits in June 2015 that the worsening floods in Metro Manila will not be solved overnight. File photo by George P. Moya/Rappler

UP wins in World Supremacy Battlegrounds street dance contest

Oct 05, 2015 - 8:55 PM

UPeepz a UP Diliman College of Human Kinetics based hip hop dance group wins first place at the World Supremacy Battlegrounds

How a brief thunderstorm can cause horrendous Metro traffic

Sep 11, 2015 - 6:57 PM

With inadequate pumps and drains even brief heavy rain can turn Metro Manila into a swimming pool bringing traffic to a halt transportation experts say

NIGHTMARE. With September 8, 2015 downpour, 4 flights are delayed, LRT2 trains reduced to 5, MRT3 tunnel between Buendia and Ayala flooded, and thousands of commuters and motorists were stranded. Photos by Analette Abesamis/Rappler

Results: August 2015 Mining Engineers board exam

Aug 17, 2015 - 2:12 PM

University of the Philippines Diliman is top performing school at the August 2015 Mining Engineers Licensure Examination

Why are there food trucks in UP Diliman?

Aug 04, 2015 - 8:43 PM

They temporarily take the place of CASAA and the Beach House Tuesdays to Fridays from 9 am to 6 pm

Frat war: UP student council head faces impeachment

Jul 04, 2015 - 9:44 AM

The impeachment proceeding against UP student council chairperson JP Delas Nieves is scheduled on July 13

ALYANSA wins big in UP Diliman elections

Apr 24, 2015 - 1:25 AM

Student party ALYANSA wins the hotly contested race that recorded a high voter turn out

From Pasay to UP: A valedictorian's dream to become engineer

Apr 23, 2015 - 7:23 PM

Incoming Iskolar ng Bayan Alyannah Terite a 4Ps beneficiary cannot wait to give back to the country once she graduates as an engineer

UP Mass Communication professor Florie Mateo writes 30

Apr 20, 2015 - 8:02 PM

Professor Mateo was an inspiring presence who made significant and invaluable contributions within and beyond the University of the Philippines

Shades of gray: Haze in Metro Manila

Mar 21, 2015 - 8:00 AM

What s behind the haze episodes in Metro Manila?

Haze hangs over the eastern skyline of Metro Manila, March 19, 2015. KD Suarez/Rappler

UP Diliman says masked 'Zorro' free to return

Mar 08, 2015 - 11:37 PM

University of the Philippines officials say there is no standing ban on the masked superhero of Diliman

What opportunities await Filipino youth in ASEAN integration?

Mar 05, 2015 - 4:48 PM

Attend UGNAYAN 2015 a conversation that tackles the challenges the Filipino youth need to overcome and the opportunities that will be available for them in the ASEAN community