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PH and Taiwan strengthen academic ties with UP visit

President Pascual (left) joins the presidents of Shu-Te University, National Kaohsiung Normal University, National Sun Yat-sen University, and National Pingtung University of Science and Technology at the signing ceremonial (Photo by Arlene Boro and Agnes Mejia)
Since 2014, the Office of International Linkages (OIL) under the Office of Vice President for Academic Affairs (OVPAA) has been implementing the Continuous Operational and Outcomes-based Partnership for Excellence in Research and Academic Training Enhancement (COOPERATE) program for faculty and students.
It provides financial support to a UP master’s or PhD student (preferably at the thesis or dissertation level), together with the UP faculty adviser/co-adviser, wishing …

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UP Asian Center To Showcase Indian Culture In “Utsav: A Festival Of India”

The Asian Center, University of the Philippines Diliman, in cooperation of the Indian Embassy in the Philippines and the New Era University’s Foreign Service Department, will be holding Utsav: A Festival of India, an event that showcases various aspects of Indian culture and society, from dance traditions, culinary delicacies to music and Bollywood. The event is free and open to the public.
Below is the tentative schedule.
0900-09:30: Registration
0930-0940: Indian and Philippine National Anthems
0940-0950: Opening Remarks-Chancellor Michael L. Tan, UP Diliman
0950-1005: Keynote Speech, Ambassador L.D. Ralte
1005-1010: Dean’s Remarks, Dr. Joefe B. Santarita, Asian Center
1015-1020: Performance of Indian Semiclassical Bhajan, Ms. Roma Pradan
1025-1030: …

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UPCIS panel participates in 4th JSA-ASEAN Conference

Presenters from UP at the Bang Pa-in Palace, known as the Summer Palace of Thai Kings. From Left to Right: Patricia Bianca Andres, Jeremy Reuel Dela Cruz, Amparo Adelina Umali III, PhD, and Amihan Bonifacio-Ramolete PhD with Ricardo T. Jose PhD, Professor at the UP Department of History and member of the JSA-ASEAN Steering committee.
The UP Center for International Studies (UPCIS) organized the panel, “Acting Cultural Diplomacy: Staging Kabuki, Noh and Bunraku in the Philippines 2002-2013” for the 4th Japan Studies Association- Association of South East Asian Nations (JSA-ASEAN) International Conference.
The conference, with the theme ‘State and Non-state Actors in …

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Funding Science and Technology in an Internationalized World

Dr. Teofilo A. Abrajano, Jr.
I am not an expert in education and research specific to the ASEAN region or the on-going effort to set a common framework for ASEAN educational integration and internationalization. I will therefore make no effort to regurgitate what I have just recently learned about these important discussions, as I was attempting to contextualize my present contribution.  I will simply use the ASEAN Qualifications Reference Framework as an inevitable supposition for any realistic strategy for promoting science and technology in the ASEAN region. One message from this contribution is that ASEAN educational and research integration is not …

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