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Mandatory drug tests could lead to ‘tokhang’ in schools, warns students’ union

Aug 08, 2017 - 6:41 PM

UP will not require students to undergo drug tests We are very wary that this could be abused and the results misused says public affairs VP Jose Dalisay Jr

DRUG WAR IN SCHOOLS? The NUSP warns students will now be more vulnerable to the government's anti-drug campaign following a recent CHED order. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

‪Youth leaders to Duterte: Shame on you for 'cleaning Marcos' image‬'

Nov 19, 2016 - 6:35 PM

President Duterte should be ashamed of himself for being complicit in cleaning the image of Marcos who raided public coffers and violated human rights He should be ashamed of being an instrument to fulfill the Marcoses’ political agenda says the College Editors Guild

RAISED FIST. Scenes outside the Libingan ng mga Bayani, where supporters and protesters gather and soldiers and police officers stand in line to maintain order on Friday, November 18. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Murder, kidnap cases filed vs 69 activists, suspected rebels in Cagayan

Oct 04, 2015 - 4:09 PM

The complaint affidavit notes the 69 identified individuals have knowledge and or participation of the recent killings of 3 military members

#GirlInterrupted: Should graduation speeches be censored?

Mar 24, 2015 - 4:04 PM

A viral video of a high school salutatorian whose critical speech was interrupted by school officials sparks debate on whether graduation addresses should be screened

'Students can’t afford reimposition of CSU tuition fees'

Mar 04, 2015 - 12:28 PM

As it is most students of Cagayan State University cannot afford the cost of school fees says the National Union of Students of the Philippines

TUITION FEE DEBATE. Cagayan State University has observed a 'no tuition fee' policy since 2009. File photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Thousands of students walk out to call for Aquino's resignation

Feb 27, 2015 - 2:50 PM

Simultaneous protest actions are being staged to show outrage over Aquino’s alleged attempt to cover up his involvement in the Mamasapano operation and the new round of tuition fee increases

Militant students encourage other students to join them and walk out of their classes during a mass protest demanding President Benigno Aquino III to step-down from office at the Palma Hall of the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City on Friday, February 27. Photo by Ben Nabong/ Rappler

CHED: Tuition hike in 400 schools 'highly improbable'

Feb 24, 2015 - 12:27 PM

UPDATED The Commission expects more realistic estimates by April

#AyokoMagmahal: College students oppose tuition hike

Feb 21, 2015 - 10:11 AM

Students bring their opposition to the proposed tuition and other fees increase to social media

Should students get fare discount 'all year round'?

Feb 03, 2015 - 8:39 PM

Two bills in Congress propose a 20 student fare discount on all public transport utilities but various groups are worried about its effect on drivers and small operators

STUDENT DISCOUNT. Various groups on Tuesday, February 3, weigh in on whether an 'all year round' student fare discount is doable.

Students to DBM and CHED: Reforms needed

Mar 11, 2014 - 11:08 AM

More than 80 students form colleges nationwide gathered in UP to discuss and propose solutions to pressing education issues