UP Visayas - updates

Rappler's latest stories on UP Visayas


UP Visayas fraternity under fire after leak of lewd messages

Jul 02, 2020 - 12:21 PM

Sister sorority UP Stella Juris says there is 'no place to justify nor tolerate any malicious conduct...allegedly committed by certain individuals who were identified as members of UP Scintilla Juris fraternity.'

Screenshots from Twitter account Manyaks of UPV

U.P. Visayas website down after defacement

Jun 11, 2020 - 8:39 PM

The UP Visayas website defacement is the latest in a string of cyberattacks targeting schools

Voicing out: UP Visayas cheering competition a platform for creative activism

Oct 24, 2019 - 11:15 AM

The annual cheering competition may be puzzling to those outside the University of the Philippines Visayas community but it’s become a part of this UP campus’ culture – a platform for the sharp wit of Ilonggo Iskolars ng Bayan

Photos courtesy of the UPV School of Technology Student Council, Gian Genoveza, and Carl Don Berwin

Harassment against U.P. Visayas Skimmers a 'natural reaction' – Panelo

Oct 21, 2019 - 12:52 PM

Malacañang finds acceptable the threats and cyberbullying of students behind the viral cheer routine critical of President Rodrigo Duterte

Malacañang photo

[OPINION] In U.P. Visayas, cheering is a protest

Oct 20, 2019 - 10:25 PM

The harassment will not intimidate the students of UP Visayas. It will only give them more reason to take center stage again next year and keep fighting the fight.

#HandsOffSkimmers: UP community slams attacks vs students, faculty behind viral cheer routine

Oct 20, 2019 - 2:06 PM

(UPDATED) In light of recent attacks against the Skimmers, University of the Philippines Visayas chancellor Ricardo Babaran reiterates that it cannot provide physical protection to students beyond its campus.

WATCH: U.P. Visayas students voice out national issues in cheering competition

Oct 19, 2019 - 7:09 PM

Departing from the usual, the cheer routine performed by the students from the University of the Philippines Visayas focuses on pressing national issues

U.P. Visayas community slams Duterte government's 'blatant disregard' for PH fishermen

Jun 26, 2019 - 8:24 PM

'We cannot wait for any more blatant disregard of our fisherfolk before taking a stand against these oppressive responses of the Duterte administration,' says the UPV College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences Student Council

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

UP Visayas' first summa cum laude is next student regent

Jul 18, 2016 - 12:53 PM

As the next student regent Raoul Manuel will represent the 50 000 undergraduate and graduate students of the UP system nationwide in the Board of Regents

STUDENT LEADER. Raoul Danniel Manuel is the 34th UP Student Regent. Photo from UP Visayas' official Facebook page

Protest greets Bongbong Marcos in UP Visayas

Apr 14, 2016 - 1:17 PM

We can’t believe that UP Visayas is hosting Bongbong Marcos in UP This goes against the very core of our history and what the university stands for says a UP History teacher

#AdCampXVI: Bringing local brands to the global stage

Apr 06, 2016 - 1:32 PM

Localize to globalize? Get insights at this year s Advertising Camp in Iloilo

Tatak Botante to hold senatorial debate in UP Visayas

Mar 29, 2016 - 3:14 PM

Join Ang Pagsusuri a youth forum and senatorial debate to be held at the University of the Philippines Visayas on Wednesday March 30

Police release UP teachers arrested in budget protest

Sep 25, 2015 - 2:14 PM

The UP community is protesting the biggest drop in its budget under the Aquino administration in 2016

RELEASED. UP Visayas instructors Erick Aguilar and Gretchen Velarde are released after being arrested in Iloilo City for joining a protest action against the biggest UP budget cut under the Aquino government. Photo courtesy of Kasama sa UP

2 UP teachers arrested in protest vs P2.2-B budget cut

Sep 24, 2015 - 11:48 PM

The University of the Philippines the country s premier state university is set to get the biggest drop in its budget under the Aquino administration in 2016

Ready for UPCAT? Test centers and reminders

Aug 29, 2015 - 9:57 PM

Review what you need to do before taking the University of the Philippines entrance exam

UP Visayas valedictorian: Gamitin ang talino para magsilbi sa bayan

Jun 29, 2015 - 11:24 AM

Ibinabahagi ni Raoul Manuel unang summa cum laude na nagtapos sa University of the Philippines Visayas ang kwento at karanasan niya bilang aktibista at Iskolar ng Bayan

UP: More international linkages after calendar shift

Jun 18, 2015 - 3:59 PM

UP Los Baños for one now hosts a lot of students from Indonesia and other ASEAN countries because of the practicality of opening classes in August

UP Visayas' top student: 'I want to live a life of purpose'

Jun 17, 2015 - 7:42 PM

UP Visayas first summa cum laude Raoul Danniel Manuel finishes strong with a general weighted average of 1 099

HISTORY-MAKER. Raoul Danniel Manuel is UP Visayas' first summa cum laude. Photo from UP Visayas' official Facebook page

Ex-UP president Dodong Nemenzo's condition still critical

Jan 06, 2015 - 5:03 PM

Nemenzo who is suffering from bacterial meningitis is still at the ICU of the Philippine General Hospital

'CRITICAL.' Former University of the Philippines (UP) President Francisco Nemenzo is hospitalized at the Philippine General Hospital for bacterial meningitis. File photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

The accidental teachers

Sep 06, 2014 - 3:40 PM

Three awardees of Metrobank s Search for Outstanding Teachers talk about how they ended up teaching and why they love doing it

INBORN. (From L-R) Dr Noel Ibis, Anna Abellera, and Dr Resurreccion Sadaba talk to Rappler about how they ended up teaching and why they're loving it. File photos from Metrobank Foundation

UP Tacloban students decry STFAP re-bracketing glitch

Jan 16, 2014 - 4:22 PM

UP Tacloban students who cross enrolled in other campuses automatically get full scholarship Those who have stayed behind are not enjoying the same benefits

CHED, colleges told: Help students affected by Yolanda

Nov 20, 2013 - 7:13 PM

The Commission will come up with a set of guidelines on how other higher education institutions will accommodate student transferees affected by Yolanda

STILL STANDING. What remains of the Leyte Colleges after typhoon Yolanda devastated the province. File photo by Rupert Ambil/Rappler

Schools told: Accept students affected by Yolanda ASAP

Nov 16, 2013 - 7:30 AM

Education Secretary Brother Armin Luistro urges schools not to be strict with documentary requirements for student transferees

UP offers cross-enrollment for Tacloban campus students

Nov 14, 2013 - 11:31 PM

Students who will transfer to UP Mindanao will stay either at the school dormitory or with foster families