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Thirdy Ravena hailed top Ateneo male athlete

May 29, 2020 - 10:35 AM

After powering the Blue Eagles to a three-peat, Thirdy Ravena becomes the first basketball player to win Ateneo’s Sportsman of the Year award in 10 years

THREE-PEAT AND A SWEEP. Thirdy Ravena leads the Ateneo Blue Eagles to a perfect season. Photo from UAAP

This one-month-old bakeshop is donating its profits to help child abuse survivors

May 28, 2020 - 8:01 PM

Online bakeshop Minikkins is celebrating its first month in business by giving its profits from May 25 to June 7 to the partners of Tugon Ateneo, a student organization advocating against child sexual abuse and abandonment

TUTUGON AKO. Online bakeshop Minikkins gives two weeks of its profits to Tugon Ateneo and its partner-organizations. Photo from Minikkins

While classes are on hold, students find ways to help affected communities

May 13, 2020 - 7:30 PM

To help out workers and their families struggling during the coronavirus lockdown, students make good use of their free time and lead donation drives online

Ladies of Barangay Sineguelasan and Barangay Talaba II preparing meals for the community. Photos by Vida Maylem.

Ateneo Lady Eagles on the road to accepting mental struggles

Apr 14, 2020 - 8:33 PM

Like other sports teams, defending champion Ateneo Lady Eagles are also struggling to cope with the cancelation of the UAAP

GRIEVING. The Ateneo Lady Eagles end their title defense bid abruptly due to the cancelation of the UAAP. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

'No decision yet,' says Kat Tolentino on UAAP fate

Apr 09, 2020 - 3:10 PM

'If anything, what I learned from last year is not to make a decision right away and you have to think about it,' says Kat Tolentino

NO REGRETS. Kat Tolentino remains unfazed with the eligibility dilemma brought about by the cancelation of UAAP Season 82. Photo from UAAP release

Coronavirus can go from 1.5M to 15,000 cases with better testing – forecasting tool

Apr 08, 2020 - 5:17 PM

A DOST tool shows that the biggest factor in flattening the coronavirus curve in the Philippines may be the strengthening of the country's testing capabilities, from availability of test kits to availability of health workers, facilities, and devices

FASSSTER. Photo and screenshots from DOST


Ateneo shortens semester, students to get refund

Apr 08, 2020 - 12:52 PM

The university administration appeals to students 'who can afford it' to donate their refund or a portion of it to the Loyola Schools Emergency Fund or the disaster management department of the university

Xavier University produces rubbing alcohol to shield health workers from coronavirus

Mar 26, 2020 - 7:54 PM

Developed by the Chemistry Department of Xavier University – Ateneo de Cagayan, the alcohol adheres to the World Health Organization’s recommended formulation

Photos from Kristine Renebelle Flores

Students of top 4 PH schools urge CHED to suspend online classes

Mar 25, 2020 - 5:15 PM

'While we understand the need for learning to continue, the different circumstances of students across universities are not ideal and conducive for such,' the student governments of ADMU, UP Diliman, DLSU Manila, and UST say in their petition to the Commission on Higher Education

SUSPEND ONLINE CLASSES. Students from UP, ADMU, DLSU, and UST submit a petition to CHED to suspend online classes. Photo by Sofia Tomacruz/Rappler

Gov't, businesses told: Set aside growth targets, focus on public health

Mar 24, 2020 - 11:25 AM

Economists from the Ateneo de Manila University urge the Philippines' top 30 companies to donate at least P1 billion each to combat the coronavirus

#SanaAllSchools: Students seek safe spaces vs sexual harassment on campus

Mar 10, 2020 - 9:45 AM

Several school administrators and student leaders call for 'safe space desks' on campuses nationwide, where victims could report their experiences for immediate action

SAFE SPACES. Student leaders and school officials call for the establishment of safe space desks in campuses all over the country on Monday, March 9, at the University Hotel in UP Diliman. Photo by Samantha Bagayas

Ateneo puts clamps on San Beda to claim back-to-back PCCL crowns

Mar 08, 2020 - 6:37 PM

The Ateneo Blue Eagles limit the San Beda Red Lions to a measly 5 points in the final quarter to capture the PCCL championship

CLUTCH. SJ Belangel delivers when it matters most. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


Tolentino takes subpar game in stride, looks at Ateneo positives

Mar 07, 2020 - 11:40 PM

Held to just 6 points, Kat Tolentino brushes off Ateneo’s early loss to rival La Salle

OVERPOWERED. La Salle's imposing defense proves too much for Kat Tolentino and the Lady Eagles. Photo release

Debuting La Salle outclasses heated rival Ateneo

Mar 07, 2020 - 7:14 PM

A video challenge wraps up La Salle's huge win as the Lady Spikers turn back defending champion Ateneo to start their campaign

After shock first-day loss, Ateneo soars past rival La Salle

Mar 07, 2020 - 5:56 PM

Chu Njigha fuels Ateneo’s attack as the Blue Eagles down the La Salle Green Spikers in UAAP men’s volleyball

ATTACK MODE. Chu Njigha unleashes 20 points to lift Ateneo. Photo relase

Ruthless Ateneo crushes UV to reach PCCL finals

Mar 07, 2020 - 4:59 PM

Reigning three-time UAAP champion Ateneo proves head and shoulder above the competition with a masterful fourth-quarter showing against UV

CLUTCH. Tyler Tio provides the endgame hits for Ateneo. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


Ateneo rookie Nisperos ready to live out ‘dream’ opportunity

Mar 06, 2020 - 5:07 PM

Highly-touted rookie Faith Nisperos delivers in her first game for the Ateneo Lady Eagles

UNFAZED. Faith Nisperos shows no fear in her first UAAP seniors game. Photo from UAAP


HIGHLIGHTS: DLSU vs Ateneo – UAAP Season 82 women's volleyball first round

Mar 06, 2020 - 3:44 PM

The Ateneo Lady Eagles and the La Salle Lady Spikers rekindle their rivalry when they meet on Saturday, March 7


Kat Tolentino embraces bigger leadership role in Ateneo return

Mar 05, 2020 - 9:09 PM

Although back to provide veteran presence, Ateneo star Kat Tolentino says she’s taking on a 'different role'

HOT START. Kat Tolentino and the Lady Eagles soar to an easy win over UP in their campaign opener. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Tolentino, Nisperos-led Ateneo blasts UP in Battle of Katipunan

Mar 04, 2020 - 7:15 PM

Ateneo sets its UAAP title defense in motion with a decisive victory over UP

ADMU (17) Faith Janine Nisperos. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP pulls off upset over Ateneo in UAAP Season 82 opener

Mar 04, 2020 - 6:46 PM

After only tallying one win last season, the UP Fighting Maroons get off to a blazing start over Ateneo

UPSET. John Mark Millete captains his team to  stun the Ateneo Blue Eagles. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Thirdy Ravena, Nietos relish historic Ateneo GS jersey retirement

Feb 19, 2020 - 7:49 PM

Back to where they all started, Thirdy Ravena and Nieto twins Matt and Mike earn an unprecedented Ateneo honor

Padrigao has 'no regrets' in skipping NBA camp for UAAP semis

Feb 17, 2020 - 2:59 PM

Forthsky Padrigao decides to stay in the country and play for the Ateneo Blue Eaglets instead of joining Kai Sotto in the Basketball Without Borders Global Camp

ELIMINATED. Forthsky Padrigao and the Ateneo Blue Eaglets crash out of the UAAP Season 82 semifinals. Contributed photo


Adamson stuns Ateneo in UAAP juniors semis turnaround win

Feb 12, 2020 - 6:10 PM

Rookie MVP Jake Figueroa takes over as the Baby Falcons oust the Blue Eaglets in the UAAP boys’ basketball stepladder semifinals

TURNAROUND WIN. Jake Figuerao (center) lifts the Baby Falcons out of a double-digit hole. Photo release

WATCH: Champion veterans boost Ateneo Lady Eagles' title defense bid

Feb 08, 2020 - 12:01 PM

Just when you thought they're gone, Kat Tolentino and Jho Maraguinot return to play their final year in Ateneo

COMEBACK. Kat Tolentino is set to make a UAAP return this Season 82. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

#TalaForTaal: Xavier University takes on dance challenge for a cause

Jan 29, 2020 - 3:00 PM

Spicing things up, XU uses the 'Tala' dance challenge as a way to promote the university’s donation drive for those affected by the ongoing Taal Volcano eruption

Screenshot from Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan video

Ateneo de Manila releases ACET 2020 results

Jan 24, 2020 - 5:11 PM

Did you take the Ateneo College Entrance Test for school year 2020-2021?

Jho Maraguinot returns to Ateneo for UAAP Season 82

Jan 22, 2020 - 8:53 PM

(UPDATED) After sitting out for one season, veteran Jho Maraguinot suits up again to play her final UAAP year with the Ateneo Lady Eagles

UAAP RETURN. Jho Maraguinot decides to play her final year of eligibility with the Ateneo Lady Eagles. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo's Kouame eyed for naturalization for Gilas Pilipinas

Jan 20, 2020 - 6:37 PM

The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas seeks to add Angelo Kouame to its pool of naturalized players for the 2023 FIBA World Cup

IVORIAN TOWER. The SBP has taken notice of Angelo Kouame after helping Ateneo win back-to-back UAAP crowns. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


Dave Ildefonso leaves NU to play for Ateneo

Jan 12, 2020 - 8:17 PM

(UPDATED) Amid the NU Bulldogs’ team shake-up, Dave Ildefonso returns to Ateneo where his career kickstarted as a high school champion

Dave Ildefonso, NU. UAAP Photo Release

Undefeated NU escapes feisty Ateneo in UAAP boys’ basketball

Jan 12, 2020 - 7:59 PM

Defending champion NU pulls off its closest win of the season after arresting Ateneo’s late surge

LOOK: Mimiyuuuh parties with the Ateneo Lady Eagles

Dec 31, 2019 - 1:31 PM

Skkkrrrt! YouTube star Mimiyuuuh hangs out with UAAP volleyball champion Ateneo Lady Eagles

NEW GIRL. Mimiyuuuh meets the stars of the Ateneo Lady Eagles.

WATCH: Christmas Eve Masses in Manila Cathedral and Ateneo

Dec 24, 2019 - 3:29 PM

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle leads the Christmas Eve Mass at the Manila Cathedral, while Ateneo president Father Jose Ramon Villarin says Mass at the Church of the Gesù

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle leads the first day of the traditional Simbang Gabi at the Manila Cathedral on December 16, 2019. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

'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

Vico Sotto's politics: Open to compromise but never to corruption

Dec 09, 2019 - 10:28 PM

As with any battle, preparation is key, says the young mayor of Pasig City as he tries to overhaul decades of rigid bureaucracy and patronage politics in his hometown

VICO'S POLITICS. In this file photo, Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto announces the new scholarship program to be offered to residents of Pasig during his visit at the Pasig City Science High School on October 8, 2019. File photo by Lisa Marie David/Rappler

'Answered prayer': Kat Tolentino to play final UAAP year with Ateneo

Nov 28, 2019 - 3:58 PM

Ateneo Lady Eagles star Kat Tolentino decides to play her 5th and final year with the UAAP volleyball defending champions

LEADERSHIP. Kat Tolentino is set to lead the young Ateneo Lady Eagles. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Are we in the middle of another Ateneo Blue Eagles dynasty?

Nov 27, 2019 - 4:25 PM

After a three-peat title romp, will the best be even better in UAAP Season 83?

PASSING THE TORCH. Three-time UAAP Finals MVP Thirdy Ravena leaves the Blue Eagles in the hands of rising star SJ Belangel. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LOOK: Ateneo bonfire celebrates sporting dynasties

Nov 24, 2019 - 2:24 PM

Ateneo honors the UAAP championship runs of the men's basketball team, men's and women's swimming team, and women's badminton team

DYNASTY. (from left to right) Mike Nieto of the men's basketball team, Aki Cariño of the men's swimming team, Geva De Vera and Chanelle Lunod fo the women's badminton team and Chloe Daos of the women's swimming team lead the lighting of the bonfire. Photo by Beatrice Go/Rappler

'Fireman' Belangel answers Ateneo’s call in 3-peat clincher

Nov 22, 2019 - 7:50 PM

Basking in the glory of their season sweep, the Ateneo seniors make sure to give props to their little brother SJ Belangel for dousing the Tigers' fire

GUTSY. SJ Belangel delivers in crucial stretches in the title-clinching match. Photo release

Two-time champ Jet Nieto proud of twin sons’ Ateneo 3-peat

Nov 22, 2019 - 11:41 AM

'There’s no better feeling in the world for Mike and me than to beat daddy’s record,' says Ateneo star Matt Nieto

WINNING TRIO. Nieto twins Mike (left) and Matt (right) surpass their father Jet's feat. Photo by Jasmine W. Payo/Rappler

Baldwin glad to be proven wrong by Ateneo seniors core

Nov 20, 2019 - 10:34 PM

Ateneo coach Tab Baldwin admits he once didn't think too highly of his veteran core: 'I’ll be honest. I didn’t see it'

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ravena thanks Baldwin for pushing him out of family’s shadow

Nov 20, 2019 - 9:55 PM

Once known as just Kiefer’s brother or Bong’s son, Thirdy Ravena shares a Tab Baldwin pep talk helped him transform into a sought-after basketball prospect

MENTOR. Thirdy Ravena credits Ateneo coach Tab Baldwin for helping him focus on what matters. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Ateneo Blue Eagles relish three-peat and a sweep

Nov 20, 2019 - 8:57 PM

A mighty Ateneo squad steamrolls the rest of the UAAP field to bag its third straight crown on a perfect 16-0 season run

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

'Sweep victory:' Twitter erupts as Ateneo completes UAAP three-peat

Nov 20, 2019 - 7:44 PM

Social media goes full-on celebration mode after the Ateneo Blue Eagles' perfect run in UAAP Season 82 men's basketball

CHAMPS AGAIN: Ateneo dynasty romps to rare season sweep after UST scare

Nov 20, 2019 - 6:29 PM

Punctuating a historic season, the unbeaten Ateneo Blue Eagles survive a hard-fighting UST Growling Tigers to capture a third straight UAAP championship

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs UST - UAAP Finals 2019 Game 2

Nov 19, 2019 - 5:35 PM

Poised to leave like legends, the Ateneo Blue Eagles go for a perfect season against a UST Growling Tigers side vying to pull off the improbable

All the UAAP cheerdance tweets and memes you shouldn't miss

Nov 17, 2019 - 7:37 PM

Social media users certainly did not disappoint with their reaction posts this year

WATCH: UAAP Cheerdance 2019 teasers and cheer tutorials

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:59 PM

Get ready to cheer loud and proud as we show our school spirit in the 2019 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

Nonoy tears up as career game not enough in Game 1 blowout loss

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:42 PM

Rookie sensation Mark Nonoy delivers a herculean effort but the Tigers still fall short against the mighty Blue Eagles

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

'Finals Thirdy' makes most of last games after 32-point eruption

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:17 PM

As always, two-time Finals MVP Thirdy Ravena puts on a show in the UAAP championship series

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler