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UP Diliman students acclaimed in BPI-DOST Science Awards 2017

Three senior students of UP Diliman, winners of the BPI-DOST Science Awards 2017, received their awards on April 19 at the College of Science Auditorium in UP Diliman, Quezon City.
Recognized during the ceremonies were: Jaime Lorenzo N. Dinglasan (BS Biology), for his research on milkfish bacteria; Orville M. Feliciano (BS Electronics and Communications Engineering), for his research on stereolithography; and, Philip Caesar M. Flores (BS Physics), for his research on quantum and classical clocks.
Officials of UP Diliman and BPI Foundation, and the thesis advisers of the awardees, delivered inspiring messages that highlighted the importance of science, research and technology developments …

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UPV OAR launches The Alumni Café Jam

Photo by GC Castro, UPV-OAR
The Alumni Café Jam was launched recently by the UP Visayas (UPV) Office of Alumni Relations (OAR), with various alumni groups, classes, batches and associations as co-sponsors.
An al fresco musical jamming session at the UPV Alumni Terrace, The Alumni Café Jam aims to strengthen ties between and among UP alumni groups, associations, classes and batches.
The kick-off session was sponsored by UP High School Batch ’92 on March 24, 2017. UPV Vice Chancellor for Planning and Development Prof. Evelyn Belleza, Prof. Dea Doromal, UP Hamili/Hamilia Alumni Association members, Pretty Farm Boys, and UPAA officers and board members, …

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UPD, UP Cebu to hold forum on Philippine Constitution

The Department of Political Science, UP Diliman, and the Political Science Program, College of Social Sciences, UP Cebu, in cooperation with the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) are co-hosting a public forum entitled “PH Constitution @30: Institutional Choices in a Time of Change” on 10 May 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Union Bldg. Hall, UP Cebu.
Speakers during the forum include University of Melbourne Laureate Professor Emeritus of Law Cheryl Saunders, and Australian National University Professor of Political Science Paul Hutchcroft, Professor of Political Science, Australian National University, and currently seconded to the Australian …

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Masons and UP, bound by shared ideals – UP President Concepcion

UP President Danilo Concepcion speaks about the ideals of Masonry before the members of NS Amoranto Lodge. Photo by Bong Arboleda, UPSIO.
New UP President Danilo L. Concepcion, who was the guest of honor and speaker at the 13TH Installation of Officers of the Norberto S. Amoranto Memorial Lodge under the Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of the Philippines, stressed in his speech that while he himself was not a Mason, he shared the ideals, principles and aspirations of Masonry, particularly as they relate to the upliftment of people to their finest possibilities.
“Your brotherhood is bound by a code …

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UPD community gets together for Inter-College Socials

The UPD National Institute of Geological Sciences faculty members, led by Acting Acting Deputy Director for Resources and Facilities, Prof. Carlo Arcilla (second from right), perform at the event. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
There was song. There was laughter. There was a good mix of banter and deep conversation. It was the annual UP Diliman (UPD) Inter-College Socials, where the University community gathered to unwind for a night and enjoy the camaraderie among administrators, faculty, staff, and students.
Held on February 17 at the UPD National Science Complex Amphitheater, the event was organized by the College of Science (CS) and served …

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1st Gawad Oblation Awarding Ceremony to be held on 7 February

The University of the Philippines, through the Office of the President, the Office of the Vice President for Public Affairs and the Office of Alumni Relations will hold the 1st Gawad Oblation Awarding Ceremony on 7 Febuary 2017, 6:00 p.m. at the UP Bonifacio Global City Auditorium, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.
Among the awardees for this year’s Gawad Oblation are: former Budget Secretary Florencio ‘Butch’ Abad, Representative and former UP Regent Pilar Juliana ‘Pia’ Cayetano, Senator Francis Joseph ‘Chiz’ Escudero, Senator Lorna Regina ‘Loren’ Legarda, former Senator Manuel ‘Manny’ Villar, Jr., former Public Works Secretary Rogelio ‘Babes’ Singson, Davao City …

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Ceremony for the Turnover of the University of the Philippines Presidency

The Office of the Secretary of the University and of the Board of Regents invites the public to the Ceremony for the Turnover of the University of the Philippines Presidency from Alfredo E. Pascual, 20th President, to Danilo L. Concepcion, 21st President, on 10 February 2017, 8:00 a.m., at the Quezon Hall Lobby, UP Diliman, Quezon City.
The attire for the occasion will be smart casual, with invited guests expected to be seated by 7:30 a.m.
For more information on the event, please contact Candy of the OSU at telephone number (632)433-1873. You can also send her a message via email address …

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UPOU kicks off tributes to Pascual with “#Pasasalamat”

Seated (from left to right): Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Melinda Lumanta, Faculty Regent Patricia Arinto, Mrs. Carmen Pascual, UP President Alfredo Pascual, Chancellor Melinda Bandalaria, former Chancellor Grace Javier AlfonsoStanding (from left to right): ICT Development Office Director Al Librero, Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration Jean Saludadez, Faculty of Information and Communication Studies Dean Alexander Flor, Information Office Director and Multimedia Center OIC-Director Joane Serrano, and Faculty of Management and Development Studies Dean Primo Garcia. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
The UP Open University (UPOU) paid tribute to outgoing UP President Alfredo Pascual and his team on January 24 …

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UPLB pays tribute to Pascual, names corn variety after him

Presentation of Mais PAEP or PAEP Corn to UP President Alfredo Pascual. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
The presentation of Mais na Pinagbuti Alay sa Ekonomiyang Pangkanayunan or Mais PAEP, picking up the abbreviated reference within the University to UP President Alfredo E. Pascual’s , was the highlight of UP Los Baños’s (UPLB) tribute to the outgoing leader on January 24 at the Dioscoro L. Umali Hall.
In his welcome message, UPLB Chancellor Fernando Sanchez thanked Pascual for his “unwavering support in making UPLB’s vision and goals into reality.” As the center of education and research in agriculture and related fields within …

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Call for Papers: Asian Journalism Research Conference 2017

The Department of Journalism of the University of the Philippines Diliman will hold the Asian Journalism Research Conference 2017 on 26-27 April 2017 at the College of Mass Communication, UP Diliman, Quezon City.
Originally organized as the annual Philippine Journalism Research Conference (PJRC), the AJRC is part of the department’s extension work, aimed at encouraging journalism students and researchers in conducting studies on the profession and the issues which confronting its professionals. The conference is intended to:
1. Encourage Mass Communication and Journalism students around the country to pursue research in the field;
2. Provide Journalism students from around the country a venue …

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