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Revisiting History with Journalism: Presented by NHK WORLD TV

A Special Lecture and Documentary Screening at the University of the Philippines
NHK WORLD TV from Japan collaborates with the University of the Philippines to present a special lecture for students of the College of Mass Communication. Following a screening of a documentary detailing the history between the Philippines and Japan after World War Two, students will explore the role investigative journalism plays in uncovering the truth while engaging in lively discussion with a panel of speakers consisting of the documentary’s producers and NHK WORLD journalists.
Quezon City, Manila, Philippines – 21st April 2017, Friday
Several classes from the University of the Philippines’ …

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UP College of Mass Communication Statement on the Issue of Hazing

We, at the University of the Philippines-College of Mass Communication, strongly denounce the dehumanizing practices of hazing, whether in the form of physical and/or verbal abuse.
The recent social media buzz (Facebook post dated February 29, 2016) regarding an event five years ago that involves an alumna of our College is saddening, to say the least.
We are concerned about her well-being as we are about others who may have gone through physical and psychological hazing. If this can be part of the healing process, we therefore encourage her, as well as others who had undergone similar experiences, to file official charges …

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Call for Nominations for UP CMC’s Gawad Plaridel 2014

The U.P. College of Mass Communication (UP CMC) is now accepting nominations for the annual U.P. GAWAD PLARIDEL which recognizes Filipino media practitioners who have excelled in any of the media (print, radio, film, television, and new media) and have performed with the highest level of professional integrity in the interest of public service.
For 2014, the tenth U.P. Gawad Plaridel will be given to an outstanding TRANSMEDIA practitioner (one who excels in at least two (2) media platforms, e.g., television & radio, print & online, film & television, etc.).
The award is named after Marcelo H. del Pilar (nom de plume, …

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