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'We will not be silenced': Campus press denounce signing of anti-terror law

Jul 04, 2020 - 9:54 AM

Despite the threats that the new law poses to free speech, campus publications pledged they will not cower in fear but continue to stand firm in upholding their rights

'Another blow to press freedom’: Student groups condemn cyber libel conviction

Jun 15, 2020 - 3:47 PM

Various groups say the guilty verdict depicts a clear message to silence institutions that report on the truth about the government

[PODCAST] Making Space: Braving the anti-terror bill as student-journalists

Jun 09, 2020 - 7:17 PM

With the youth and students at the forefront of speaking truth to power, how are they dealing with the threat of the pending anti-terror bill?

After ABS-CBN’s shutdown, campus publications refuse to be silent

May 08, 2020 - 11:38 AM

Campus publications stand with ABS-CBN and band together with fellow journalists to make their voices heard

[OPINION] Campus journalists, now is the time to speak up

May 08, 2020 - 8:09 AM

'Campus journalism goes beyond medals and certificates.... With or without press conference season, student writers should always speak up.'

A message to campus journalists: Your voice matters more than ever

Apr 03, 2020 - 2:35 PM

We need more storytellers to shine a light on issues that matter, especially now when scared and confused people are more susceptible to misleading posts and false information

#CourageON: Campus journalists heed the call in the battle for truth

Mar 25, 2020 - 10:02 PM

Student journalists share how they continue to take courage amid the threats campus publications face

[OPINION] Pens and placards: On campus journalists as student activists

Mar 13, 2020 - 2:00 PM

'To be an activist does not require one to be physically present in rallies and street protests. It can be done through the formidable power of the written word.'

After media giants, campus publications also 'unsafe' – student groups

Feb 27, 2020 - 9:30 AM

‘If media giants are threatened, what is stopping the government from doing the same to campus publications?’ Philippine Collegian editor-in-chief Beatrice Puente points out

KWF tatanggap ng nominasyon sa campus journalism hanggang Marso 13

Feb 26, 2020 - 11:20 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Ang KWF Gawad Vinzons ay pagkilala sa mga pahayagang pangkampus na nagpamalas ng husay sa paggamit ng wikang Filipino.

Campus publications call for autonomy, protection of press freedom

Feb 23, 2020 - 5:45 PM

Students point out how hurdles faced by campus journalists threaten the quest for truth

Let’s huddle: What’s the state of campus journalism?

Feb 11, 2020 - 2:52 PM

What can we do to help student journalists at a time when some publications face press freedom violations? Join us as we explore possible solutions in MovePH's huddle on February 22.

[OPINION] What the Ampatuan Massacre verdict means to a campus journalist

Dec 24, 2019 - 5:00 PM

The fight of professional journalism will always be the fight of campus journalism. We celebrate the Ampatuan Massacre verdict, hope for the extent of justice, and continue to address the struggles of press freedom.

Duterte signs law making July 25 'National Campus Press Freedom Day'

Sep 10, 2019 - 10:32 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte signs the law as his government fends off accusations of intimidating student publications outspoken about recent killings

CAMPUS PRESS. Campus journalists from CEGP urge media practitioners to unite and defend press freedom on January 17, 2018. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

College editors’ alliance slams red-tagging of campus pub in Eastern Visayas

Aug 21, 2019 - 6:04 PM

The College Editors Guild of the Philippines calls on all publications to remain vigilant and continue to 'persistently uncover the true state of our society'

Photo courtesy of The Pillar

UP students to stage walkout in protest of campus militarization

Aug 16, 2019 - 6:35 PM

‘Campus militarization is equivalent to martial law in our university and we shall not let that happen,’ says UP student regent John Isaac Punzalan

NO TO MILITARY, POLICE PRESENCE. A student of the University of the Philippines in a protest on April 5, 2019. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Groups slam PUP's random drug tests among students

Aug 16, 2019 - 4:15 PM

PUP says that the drug tests are based on an order by the Commission on Higher Education

Students of Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP), various youth groups express their opposition to the implementation of the mandatory random in a snake rally from the PUP Main Building to Popeye on Thursday, August 15. Photo from The Catalyst's Facebook page

Protect Palawan from disinformation, journalists urge students

Jul 29, 2019 - 1:41 PM

At a time when online hate spreads like wildfire and affects public discourse on social media, Rappler news editor Miriam Grace Go urges students to amplify real voices online

At least 400 campus journalists, student organization leaders, school paper advisers, and other stakeholders joined #MovePalawan: Social Good in the Digital Age forum at Palawan State University on Thursday, July 25, 2019.

CEGP urges CHED: 'Act on complaints vs campus press freedom violations'

Jul 24, 2019 - 4:10 PM

'The vanguards of light and truth in various campuses are being the next targets of control by the government and school administrations,' says College Editors Guild of the Philippines national president Daryl Angelo Baybado

Journalism is a crime in a fake world

May 03, 2019 - 8:27 AM

The job of a journalist takes place in a world that is drugged with online disinformation and where journalism is treated like a crime

Two dead in U.S. university campus shooting – media

May 01, 2019 - 7:42 AM

University of North Carolina's Charlotte campus tweets: 'Shots reported near Kennedy. Run, Hide, Fight. Secure yourself immediately'

ANOTHER SHOOTING. Students and faculty wait near the entrance of campus after a shooting on the campus of University of North Carolina Charlotte in University City, Charlotte, on April 30, 2019. Photo by Logan Cyrus/AFP

[OPINION] Campus mock polls show how different the youth vote is

Apr 18, 2019 - 12:15 PM

'Young people's political choices may predict the next leaders who in turn will run the country's future'

Who are winning in campus mock senatorial polls?

Apr 12, 2019 - 11:56 AM

Share the results of your campus mock polls with MovePH, Rappler’s civic engagement arm

2 workers killed, 2 wounded in Cebu coffee shop shooting

Apr 11, 2019 - 1:48 PM

The College Editors Guild of the Philippines condemns the 'culture of killing and impunity' that emboldened the killers. One of the fatalities is a campus journalist.

Medtech board exam topnotcher a ‘happy-go-lucky’ online gamer

Mar 21, 2019 - 8:00 AM

(UPDATED) John Steward Buenavista Alberto gets a rating of 91.10% in the March 2019 Medical Technologist Board Examination

 STRESS RELIEVER. John Steward Buenavista Alberto, of the Cagayan State University Andrews Campus, has been playing DOTA and mobile games since high school. During the board exam reviews, games became his stress reliever.

Activists say Chinese police step up use of video 'confessions'

Mar 02, 2019 - 7:32 PM

Student labor activists post new allegations online against police saying they were summoned in the past week for 'meetings' at police stations in Beijing where they were threatened with expulsion and jail

CRACKDOWN. Chinese authorities tighten their grip on student labor activists. File photo by AFP

‘Don't be a headline reader’: Cagayano journalists speak up against disinformation

Mar 01, 2019 - 6:13 PM

Seasoned and campus journalists discuss the importance of verifying and fact-checking during the #MoveCagayan forum at Cagayan State University

IN PHOTOS: Campus journalists set energy high in NSPC 2019 opening

Jan 29, 2019 - 3:11 PM

This year's National Schools Press Conference theme is anchored on 'Fostering 21st century skills and character-based education through campus journalism'

PH taekwondo bans Ateneo bully ‘indefinitely’ | Evening wRap

Dec 24, 2018 - 9:21 PM

Watch Rappler's evening wRap with Margie de Leon

Batocabe family: ‘Politics’ motive behind killing | Midday wRap

Dec 24, 2018 - 1:26 PM

Watch Rappler's midday wRap with Paterno Esmaquel

Government officials react to Ateneo bullying | Evening wRap

Dec 21, 2018 - 9:08 PM

Watch the evening wRap with Margie de Leon

Ateneo, PH taekwondo to investigate junior high bully | Midday wRap

Dec 21, 2018 - 1:20 PM

Watch Rappler's midday wRap with Ralf Rivas

Ateneo finds no confirmation of rape incident in Loyola campus

Dec 14, 2018 - 6:35 PM

Despite the investigation's findings, Loyola Schools Vice President Maria Vilches says that the university takes reports of sexual assault seriously

NO CONFIRMATION. The university's administration said no evidence was found to confirm an alleged rape incident that took place on campus. File photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

Apple unveils plan for $1 billion campus in Texas, U.S. expansion

Dec 13, 2018 - 6:35 PM

(UPDATED) The new campus – for engineering and other functions, but not manufacturing – will be near Apple's existing facility in Austin and initially accommodate 5,000 new employees, with room to grow to 15,000

A NEW APPLE CAMPUS. A reporter walks by an Apple logo during a media event in San Francisco, California. File photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Facebook's California campus evacuated due to bomb threat

Dec 12, 2018 - 3:24 PM

The evacuation is temporary – no suspicious packages or other devices are found by the San Mateo bomb unit

BOMB THREAT. The Facebook sign and logo is seen in Menlo Park, California on November 4, 2016. Photo by Josh Edelson/ AFP

Spooky school stories: UP Los Baños edition

Oct 31, 2018 - 8:00 PM

For countless years, these spooky stories have passed on from generation to generation – sending chills running down everyone's spines

Spooky school stories in the Philippines: University of St. La Salle edition

Oct 31, 2018 - 7:00 PM

From ghosts haunting the halls and rooms of the school to apparitions that disappear in the blink of an eye, University of St. La Salle has its own share of spooky stories.

Spooky school stories: Bicol University edition

Oct 31, 2018 - 11:58 AM

Creatures of myth and horror stories passed down from one generation of BUeños to another

Accenture recognizes Filipino students with innovative ideas in 5th 'Program The Future'

Aug 31, 2018 - 1:17 PM

With the theme ‘Tech4Good,’ the students were challenged to apply innovative technologies and digital solutions like Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Cloud, Extended Reality, and Blockchain.

IN PHOTOS: A peek inside Huawei’s Shenzhen headquarters

Jul 16, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Check out what we saw in our tour of Huawei’s Shenzhen headquarters, including a peek inside their campus, said to be over 140 hectares large

SHENZHEN TOUR. One of Huawei's buildings at its Ox Horn campus. Photos by Kyle Chua.

De Lima files bill to shield campus journalists from harassment

Jul 15, 2018 - 1:11 PM

This comes after San Beda Senior High School stopped 'The Bedan Roar' from releasing its edition that tackled President Rodrigo Duterte's anti-drug campaign

CAMPUS PRESS FREEDOM. Senator Leila de Lima wants a new law to protect campush journalists. Rappler screeshot

Is Philippine Collegian facing a press freedom issue?

May 12, 2018 - 11:13 AM

'The UPD administration needs to be level-headed enough to study the rules and interpret them based on the normative standards of journalism, especially when it comes to editorial independence,' says professor Danilo Arao

Philippine Collegian campus journos barred from taking editorial exams

May 04, 2018 - 7:25 PM

(UPDATED) The Board of Judges cites the candidates’ failure to meet residency requirements as basis for disqualification from taking the editorial exams. UP Chancellor Michael Tan upholds the decision.

WATCH: Campus journalists on why press freedom matters

May 03, 2018 - 12:00 PM

In this video for World Press Freedom Day 2018, campus journalists from different universities in Metro Manila share with Rappler their thoughts on the importance of campus journalism and press freedom

[OPINION] What I learned after covering Palarong Pambansa

Apr 14, 2018 - 12:36 PM

Receiving intensive hands-on training from professional journalists is something that not every campus journalist gets to experience

Parent threatens Ateneo de Davao professor 'with gun' over child's low grade

Mar 21, 2018 - 2:22 PM

(UPDATED) 'Parents should never verbally abuse nor threaten teachers especially with a gun. We are willing to die for the grades we give our students!' says one Ateneo de Davao professor in a Facebook post condemning the attack on his colleague

WATCH: Student leaders, campus journos barred from free tuition rules hearing

Mar 20, 2018 - 1:04 PM

Student leaders and campus journalists are locked inside a holding room in the House of Representatives for hours to keep them from attending the hearing on the implementing rules and regulations of the free tuition law

PeaceKwela: When students push for peace in Mindanao

Mar 18, 2018 - 3:36 PM

PeaceKwela shows 'that peace among ourselves is attainable in our own little way,' says campaign team leader Karlo Jess Abecia

Calabarzon overall champion in National Schools Press Conference 2018

Feb 24, 2018 - 4:01 PM

For the 6th consecutive year, Calabarzon remains the undefeated NSPC overall champion. Here's the full list of winners in the annual campus journalism competition.

The different faces of press freedom violations vs campus journalists

Feb 23, 2018 - 9:42 AM

Based on records of the College Editors Guild of the Philippines, at least 200 of the 800 cases of campus press freedom violations are related to the withholding of funds, the lifeblood of student-run publications

Campus journalists from CEGP protest to defend press freedom from the oppression of Duterte’s government in front of the Mendiola Peace Arch on January 17, 2018. Photo by Alecs Ongcal