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UP President and PDI’s UP alumni converse over brunch

Alumni of the University of the Philippines from the Philippine Daily Inquirer (PDI) joined UP officials on 30 May 2015 in the Board of Regents Room of UP Diliman’s Quezon Hall to have a conversation with UP President Alfredo E. Pascual over brunch.
The conversation began with Pascual giving a presentation entitled, UP: Moving the National University Forward in the 21st Century. In this presentation, the president updated the alumni on the latest initiatives and projects under his administration.
These projects fell mostly under the banner of two strategic initiatives—academic excellence and operational excellence. Under the former fall some of UP’s most …

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UP Diliman team tops 2014 CFA research challenge

DAVE Vincent Borja (faculty coach), left, Dani Salazar (faculty), the CFA Institute Research Challenge Local Champion Team—Nigel Williamson Lee, Geoffrey Archangel Bautista, Corrine Francesca Reyes, Diego Mikhail de Ocampo, Miguel Alfonso Solidum and Virgilio Lapuz III (faculty). Photo from the Philippine Daily Inquirer.
A team of financial wiz kids from the University of the Philippines-Diliman won the 6th CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Institute Research Challenge (IRC) which seeks to promote best practices in equity research among the next generation of analysts.
The UP Diliman team called “Hyperion Investments” is composed of Diego Mikhail de Ocampo, Corrine Francesca Reyes, Geoffrey Archangel Bautista, Miguel …

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UP, Ateneo classes to start in August

Two of the country’s top schools—the University of the Philippines (left) and Ateneo de Manila University—announced on Thursday a change in the academic calendar, shifting the opening of classes from June to August. Photo from the Philippine Daily Inquirer
Two of the country’s top schools—the University of the Philippines (UP) and Ateneo de Manila University—announced on Thursday a change in the academic calendar, shifting the opening of classes from June to August.
Classes at UP in Manila, Los Baños, Baguio, Cebu, the Visayas and Mindanao, and UP Open University will start in August and end in May, but UP Diliman, which has …

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