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University of Pennsylvania revokes degrees of Wynn, Cosby

Feb 03, 2018 - 11:55 AM

Officials of the University of Pennsylvania say it has been a century since the university last revoked an honorary degree

REVOCATION. The University of Pennsylvania revokes the honorary degrees of Bill Cosby and Steve Wynn. Wynn file photo by Mike Clarke/AFP

Wharton: Yes, Roxas is our 'graduate'

Dec 17, 2015 - 8:04 AM

The words graduate and alumnus are synonymous says a Wharton official adding that an undergraduate degree means he finished college there

MUCH ADO OVER NOTHING? Despite records showing he does have a degree from Wharton School, the debate over whether Roxas can call himself a 'Wharton graduate' rages. File photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

Duterte on Roxas, Typhoon Nona, Basketball Hall of Fame | 6PM wRap

Dec 16, 2015 - 1:18 AM

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Duterte to Roxas: 'UPenn graduate ka, and not Wharton!'

Dec 15, 2015 - 3:40 PM

Don t claim to be a man you cannot be because you are not Mayor Rodrigo Duterte tells Mar Roxas on the Wharton issue

Wharton a 'myth?' Facts on Mar Roxas and his economics degree

Dec 14, 2015 - 8:50 PM

Even before Rodrigo Duterte made an issue out of Mar Roxas allegedly non existent degree Rappler made a check with the University of Pennsylvania which the Wharton School is part of

HAPPIER TIMES. Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte (L) and LP standard-bearer Mar Roxas (center) meet in Davao city on May 22. Photo sourced by Rappler

Want a Wharton degree? Here's your chance - new scholarships for Pinoys

Jul 15, 2015 - 8:01 PM

Press release: Wharton will award two new financial aid funds for undergraduate Filipino students

Photo from Wharton Website

Building YouthHack Manila

Jun 21, 2015 - 10:35 PM

How an idealistic college sophomore’s risk taking paid off in inspiring the youth to tackle social problems through technology

No sanctions for Bongbong Marcos?

Mar 28, 2015 - 10:34 AM

The Senate ethics committee cannot unilaterally probe into false claims about degrees from Oxford and Wharton

Bong Revilla on son, Bongbong Marcos diploma, Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge | The wRap

Mar 02, 2015 - 7:33 PM

Bong Revilla asks court: let me visit my son Bongbong Marcos lashes back at Rappler Samsung unveils the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Bongbong degrees, Gringo plot, AFP vs. BIFF | The wRap

Feb 25, 2015 - 7:39 PM

Did Bongbong Marcos lie about his university degrees? A former general says Gringo Honasan once plotted to kill the Marcoses The military declares all out war against BIFF

What's so special about Oxford and Wharton?

Feb 24, 2015 - 4:45 PM

The University of Oxford in the UK and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in the US are among the world’s most renowned educational institutions

Oxford and Wharton logos from Wikimedia Commons. Background images from Google Maps and Wikipedia.

#ShareBaguio: Kidlat Tahimik: Hitting the cultural brakes

Dec 19, 2014 - 6:38 PM

Baguio based filmmaker Kidlat Tahimik talks about how his hometown is the melting pot of Western influence and indigenous culture

Filipino Penn Law grad to classmates: Be responsible world citizens

May 19, 2014 - 12:58 AM

We do not need a self proclaimed genius to change the world We just need to have our hearts in the right place