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Who will be the next Chief Justice? | Evening wRap

Nov 23, 2018 - 10:20 PM

Watch Rappler's evening wRap with Gelo Gonzales

Despite his Upsilon ties, U.P. president commits to resolve frat issues

Nov 23, 2018 - 6:21 PM

Upsilon itself conducts an investigation into the so-called #LonsiLeaks, the results of which will be given to the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

UP students, staff may be excused for Sept 21 activities

Sep 21, 2018 - 9:45 AM

'I am encouraging all administrators, faculty, students, and staff throughout the system to participate in meaningful and peaceful activities,' says UP president Danilo Concepcion

Progressive youth organization such as League of Filipino Students, Kabataan Partylist conduct a National Day of Walkout against de facto Martial Law and Duterte's tyrannical rule. Call against Oplan Tokhang inflation. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

CHED: University officials should not take political stand

Sep 18, 2018 - 5:20 PM

Commission on Higher Education Officer-in-Charge Prospero De Vera III says universities should promote discussion but he 'frowns upon university officials who take a political position'

CHED OFFICIAL. Commission on Higher Education OIC Dr. Prospero De Vera says public university officials should not take political stands. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

U.P. president questions PNP over search for Diliman student

Sep 13, 2018 - 7:40 PM

'The UP community is deeply alarmed by this intrusion and the possible reasons for its undertaking,' Concepcion says

UP. Photo by Keb Cuevas.

Despite Marcos ties, U.P. president says no attempt to forget Martial Law

Sep 07, 2018 - 7:58 PM

After the backlash from his Kabataang Barangay reunion with Imee Marcos, University of the Philippines president Danilo Concepcion commits to developing courses on Martial Law for UP's general education program

COMMITMENTS. University of the Philippines president Danilo Concepcion lists commitments towards his promise to ensure UP will not forget abuses under Martial Law. Screenshot from Rappler Talk

U.P. history department slams president's attendance at Marcos event

Aug 31, 2018 - 8:16 PM

The Department of History says the UP President's appearance at the event is an insult to the memory of those who risked their lives to fight martial law

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Aug 30, 2018 - 10:07 PM

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U.P. president 'regrets' pain caused by appearance with Imee Marcos

Aug 30, 2018 - 1:30 PM

'I intended no offense.... Tao lang po!' says University of the Philippines president Danilo Concepcion, adding that UP will never forget the dark period of Martial Law

Danilo Concepcion vows UP students can express ideas 'without fear'

Sep 23, 2017 - 8:30 AM

'Let reason guide us, but not reason alone; let it be reason tempered with respect, responsibility, and collegiality,' says UP president Danilo Concepcion

THE VOW. Danilo Concepcion takes his oath as UP's 21st president during his investiture on September 20. Photo from UP

No tuition collection in U.P. system for 1st semester of SY 2017-2018

Aug 08, 2017 - 3:58 PM

The free tuition policy will not cover graduate students and those studying in UP s law and medical schools

ISKOLAR NG BAYAN. This file photo shows the Oblation statue, an iconic symbol of the University of the Philippines. File photo from Wikimedia Commons

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Apr 02, 2017 - 1:04 PM

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What the UP president thinks of fewer GE units in college

Mar 30, 2017 - 3:20 PM

The UP has to ensure that its graduates are well rounded But somehow we also have to make sure that our students are competitive not only locally domestically but also globally says UP President Danilo Concepcion

GENERAL EDUCATION. UP President Danilo Concepcion says he allowed the University Council of UP Diliman to 'decide democratically' on its General Education curriculum. Rappler screenshot

Rappler Talk: Danilo Concepcion on leading the University of the Philippines

Mar 29, 2017 - 6:25 PM

What is it like to lead the University of the Philippines in the time of Duterte? Watch this interview with UP President Danilo Concepcion

De Lima arrest, Villegas vs Duterte, Project NOAH | Midday wRap

Feb 24, 2017 - 3:13 PM

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'New lease on life': UP adopts Project NOAH

Feb 24, 2017 - 11:35 AM

Project NOAH has literally been a lifesaver for millions of Filipinos threatened by natural disasters like floods landslides and storm surges UP is happy to welcome it into its fold says UP president Danilo Concepcion

New UP president urges concern, not just honor and excellence

Feb 10, 2017 - 12:43 PM

Marapat siguro nating isaalang alang na mas titingkad ang taglay nitong bisa kung ang dangal at husay ay kakambal ng pagmamalasakit says Danilo Concepcion the 21st president of UP

Photo from UP Website

From one UP president to another: 'Choose your people well'

Feb 10, 2017 - 8:40 AM

We cannot do this overnight it has to be in succession of presidents outgoing University of the Philippines president Alfredo Pascual says of the major reforms in UP

TURNOVER. Outgoing president Alfredo Pascual turns over the University of the Philippines system to his successor, Danilo Concepcion. UP file photo from Wikipedia Commons; Pascual and Concepcion file photos from UP website

Danilo Concepcion is new UP president

Nov 15, 2016 - 3:12 PM

UPDATED Concepcion dean of the College of Law will replace incumbent president Alfredo Pascual whose term ends in February 2017

21ST PRESIDENT. UP College of Law Dean Danilo Concepcion is the next university president. File photo from UP website

UP Law dean: It's time to change the bar exams

Feb 29, 2012 - 11:48 PM

The curriculum of the UP College of Law has shifted to be at par with other law schools abroad it has become more practice oriented instead of bar oriented