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Ateneo de Manila names next president

Aug 06, 2019 - 10:31 PM

Fr Roberto Yap will begin his term as president of the Ateneo de Manila University on June 1, 2020

NEW ATENEO PRESIDENT. Fr Roberto Yap, SJ is named next president of the Ateneo de Manila University. Photo from Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan

Ateneo presidents hit lawmakers for 'railroading' Charter Change process

Dec 17, 2018 - 9:48 PM

The 5 Ateneo presidents urge lawmakers to include all sectors in dialogues to establish 'credibility and trust' in federalism debates

APPROVAL. Ateneo presidents slam lawmakers in the House of Representatives for passing the draft federal constitution on final reading with little discussion. File photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Martial Law survivor on 2016 polls: ‘Never again pick a dictator’

Apr 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM

When you pick the next leader never again should you pick a dictator Never again should you give up the freedom that people long ago fought so valiantly for says activist Susan Quimpo to a room full of students

NEVER AGAIN. Susan Quimpo, co-author of 'Subversive Lives: A Family Memoir of the Marcos Years,' narrates her family's tumultuous experience during the Martial Law. Behind her are photographs of the young heroes and martyrs who fought against the dictatorship. Photo by Stephen Pedroza/ Rappler

Ateneo presidents slam Bongbong Marcos ‘revision of history’

Mar 07, 2016 - 4:42 PM

Heads of Jesuit run universities join nearly 530 other signatories against ‘the darkness and oppression of the Marcos years’

DICTATOR’S SON. Senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos Jr, a candidate for vice president, gestures during his campaign in Ilocos Norte, Philippines, on February 9, 2016. Photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

Students divided over Iqbal’s Xavier University invite

Mar 03, 2015 - 1:41 PM

With rumors of student walkouts the university will be on red alert during its Baccalaureate Mass and university convocation on March 26