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Narrowing down UP Diliman's GE program is a disservice to PH

Mar 26, 2017 - 10:00 AM

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?

A test for local climate adaptation

Nov 29, 2016 - 5:00 PM

What does local climate change adaptation look like? Two LGUs in Mindanao will now be able to carry out local adaptation projects funded by the People s Survival Fund

PREPARED FOR CLIMATE CHANGE? Lanuza residents living near the coast, like this fisherman say they have little knowledge of the impacts of climate change except that, when a typhoon is coming, they should heed the instructions of local authorities. Photo credit: VJ Villafranca/Oxfam

The implicit religion that is #AlDub

Oct 27, 2015 - 9:00 AM

But any religion that does not compel us to question the fundamental issues of social life – maleducation maldevelopment corruption – is in Marx s terms an opium of the people

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Is UP prof saving face for bashing 'intelligent students'? Netizens weigh in

Jul 06, 2015 - 4:05 PM

Netizens rush to attack or defend UP professor Gerry Lanuza in the wake of his controversial social media posts

UP prof: I wasn't bashing Tiffany Uy

Jun 30, 2015 - 10:52 PM

Gerry Lanuza responds to the negative reactions to his post about students with high academic standing including the UP summa cum laude with near perfect grades

How a UP student's near-perfect grade got people talking

Jun 27, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Tiffany Uy breaks records and dreams big but online bashers are still aplenty

SUMMA CUM LAUDE. Tiffany Grace Uy graduates from the University of the Philippines with a near-perfect grade average. Photo from UP Diliman website

Dare to struggle, dare to win: On the necessity of activism

Apr 30, 2015 - 3:41 PM

A professor pens an open letter to his students on April 29 2015 the day the Mary Jane Veloso miracle happened

Graphic by Nico Villarete/Rappler

Combining citizen and government action

Aug 28, 2014 - 10:34 PM

When you see something that needs changing instead of complaining try organizing something at the grassroots level

Hearts rage against forgetting Kristel Tejada

Mar 18, 2014 - 7:28 PM

Let’s remember Kristel so that her dangerous memory will be our beacon in being persistent in fighting against the system that silently allowed her pointless death

GRIEVING. A black cloth hangs over the oblation statue in UP Diliman in commemoration of Kristel Tejada's first death anniversary. Photo by Raisa Serafica/Rappler

OFW saved from Saudi death row home at last

Sep 19, 2013 - 9:03 PM

Jailed for 13 years for killing a national out of self defense OFW Dondon Lanuza is back in Manila He paid blood money raised through a global and virtual campaign

OFW in Saudi death row a step closer to release

Jul 25, 2013 - 10:45 PM

Judged and the victim s family in Saudi Arabia sign documents that will secure the release of Filipino Dondon Lanuza

SPARED OFW. The Saudi government ransoms Filipino national Rodelio 'Dondon' Lanuza, who was on death row. Photo from Migrante International's website

#TalkThursday with Loida Nicolas-Lewis

Feb 21, 2013 - 3:23 PM

In another episode this week of TalkThursday Rappler talks to philanthropist Loida Nicolas Lewis

PH thanks Saudi for saving Pinoy on death row

Feb 01, 2013 - 1:31 PM

Saudi shoulders the P24 9 M blood money for Dondon Lanuza a Filipino on death row