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Liza Soberano begins pursuing BS Psychology degree

Jul 23, 2018 - 12:25 PM

Liza takes classes at the Southville International School and Colleges

CHR hits House plan to use its budget for free education

Sep 14, 2017 - 9:20 PM

I think that kind of a statement or a narrative is meant to confuse the people says Commission on Human Rights CHR Commissioner Roberto Eugenio Cadiz

CHR BUDGET. Commission on Human Rights (CHR) Commissioner Roberto Eugenio Cadiz hits the House of Representatives' plan to use the CHR's budget to fund free college education. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

House wants to use CHR, ERC, NCIP budgets for free tuition

Sep 14, 2017 - 8:21 PM

Akbayan Representative Tom Villarin hits the idea saying You can t cut the budget of a constitutional body then to soften criticism bestow it [on] a supposed loftier cause like free tuition

FULLHOUSE. Members of Congress and the Senate join together for a special session on the extension of Martial Law in Mindanao at the House of Representatives on July 22, 207. Photo by Jasmin Dulay/Rappler

Who will benefit from the free tuition law?

Aug 10, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Data suggest that by and large the free tuition law is likely to benefit the rich more than the poor

LIST: State colleges and universities covered by free tuition law

Aug 04, 2017 - 1:39 PM

Here are the 112 SUCs covered by the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act signed by President Rodrigo Duterte

House bill seeks free public college education

Jan 23, 2017 - 7:10 PM

Under the proposal students shall be free from payment of tuition and other school fees except fees related to student activities

FREE TUITION. A bill filed in the House of Representatives seeks to provide free college education for all.

CHED orders colleges to retain Filipino units in new GE curriculum

Jul 18, 2016 - 7:55 PM

Advocates of the Filipino language who questioned the curriculum before the Supreme Court now urge colleges to resurrect Filipino departments abolished because of the K to 12

S.African universities shut despite fee agreement

Oct 26, 2015 - 10:53 PM

South African campuses close many for a second week as students refuse to end protests despite a government decision to scrap the tuition fee hikes that triggered nationwide demonstrations

PROTEST. A demonstrator kicks a fence as students clash with police to protest against an increase in university fees on October 23, 2015 outside the Union buildings in Pretoria. Photo by John Wessels / AFP

Critics tell SC: K to 12 implementation a 'dictatorship'

Sep 17, 2015 - 3:37 PM

The [Supreme Court] should now resolve our prayer for a temporary restraining order even without the Office of the Solicitor General s comment says Severo Brillantes counsel for the petitioners

'DICTATORSHIP.' Days prior to the school opening on June 1, concerned parents, along with their kids, stage a protest action in front of the Supreme Court on Friday to ask the SC to stop the K to 12 program. File photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

UP celebrates 107th foundation anniversary

Jun 19, 2015 - 12:18 PM

Pagdiriwang ng pag inog at pagsulong

Tried and tested: Entrance exam strategies

Aug 15, 2014 - 12:00 PM

Here are some helpful tips for psyching yourself up for that crucial entrance exam

Remembering Kristel

Mar 14, 2014 - 3:35 PM

One year after Kristel Tejada s death her father admits he would still allow his other children to enter UP – but with a condition

LAST CHRISTMAS. In this picture, little did Christopher know he will be spending his last Christmas with Kristel. Photo from Christopher Tejada.

CHED: School calendar should follow the law

Feb 07, 2014 - 2:00 PM

According to law the school year should start on the first Monday of June but not later than the last day of August

FURTHER STUDY. CHED Chairperson Dr Patricia Licuanan creates a technical working group that will study academic calendar shifts further. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Will PSBA-QC close down? Students bring battle to court

Oct 17, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Student groups of PSBA QC ask the Quezon City RTC to issue a temporary restraining order on the impending closure of the school on October 18

CHED steps in to settle PSBA-QC closure controversy

Oct 07, 2013 - 5:43 PM

UPDATED The commission will hold talks with warring factions of the school board and administration on Wednesday October 9

CHED says PSBA-QC can't close down mid-year

Oct 01, 2013 - 7:28 PM

If the new school administration insists on closing the school on October 18 the battle may even reach Congress

'AS LONG AS I'M ALIVE'. Incumbent president Benjamin Paulino assures PSBA-QC academic community and parents that the school will never close as long as he is alive. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Students, faculty, staff to question PSBA-QC closure

Sep 27, 2013 - 10:07 PM

The school will hold an open forum on Monday September 30 inviting CHED officials to clarify processes involved in the closure of the institution

BACK TO NORMAL. A PSBA teacher instructs a group of NSTP students for their immersion. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler