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University of Makati students top Knowledge Channel's mini docu competition

Apr 19, 2020 - 2:18 PM

While the awarding ceremony was canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak, the 10 winning documentaries will be featured on Knowledge Channel in May

WINS. Class Project, a mini documentary competition, announces winners and finalists on April 17. Screenshot from Knowledge Channel's video

University of Makati cancels graduation rites due to coronavirus

Apr 14, 2020 - 2:14 PM

The University of Makati says its second semester will end on May 19, except for its law school

Schools slam military for linking them to Red October plot

Oct 04, 2018 - 6:17 PM

(2nd UPDATE) University officials, students, and professors say the AFP endangers the lives of their community members with its ‘baseless and dangerous’ accusation

BASELESS. Students and school officials hit the AFP for "baseless" claims that endanger the lives of university members. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

'Sponge boy': 13 years of selling dish cleaners pays off

May 27, 2018 - 3:16 PM

Melvin Chua was 9 years old when he started selling dish sponges to send himself to school. He now works at a multinational company in posh Bonifacio Global City.

Mouthwatering PFL Final Four kicks off this weekend

Nov 30, 2017 - 4:27 PM

It's still anyone's title as Ceres, Kaya, Meralco and Global collide in two sizzling matchups

Ashley Flores of Meralco fires a shot past Global's Wesley Dos Santos. Image by Bob Guerrero

BIR probe on UMak part of 'conspiracy' vs VP – Binay camp

Mar 14, 2016 - 4:30 PM

In the business community harassment is a term that is associated with the BIR says Rico Quicho campaign spokesperson of Vice President Jejomar Binay

PART OF THE CONSPIRACY. The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay says the Bureau of Internal Revenue's investigation is another attempt to derail his presidential bid. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Why are we so bad at making football stadiums?

Mar 03, 2016 - 2:09 PM

Well designed stadia are crucial to the development of the game in the Philippines Sadly we struggle to produce them

Binays' Makati receives governance awards despite corruption charges

Dec 25, 2015 - 6:10 PM

Makati s programs that became controversial in 2015 had in fact been recognized in past years by government agencies including Mar Roxas DILG

WHAT'S NEW? Same faces and the same controversies define the year that was for Makati.

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Sep 02, 2015 - 6:54 PM

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Addressing the political dynasty question

Aug 03, 2015 - 6:46 PM

Forcing politicians to self impose limits to their stint in the seat of power has to become the new norm

Kid Peña: New appointments 'beneficial' for Makati

Jul 28, 2015 - 11:06 AM

Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña says the newly designated OICs of the city hospital and university are qualified and have untarnished records

A NEW OIC. Acting Mayor Kid Peña (right) appoints Dr. Danilo Anastacio (left) as new OIC of OsMak. Photo from Makati ICRD

Senate summons documents on Binay aide's pay

Jul 08, 2015 - 12:59 AM

Trillanes wants to prove that the Binays still have control over Ebeng Baloloy even if the Vice President s personal secretary has been missing for months

Binay critic: Makati nursing school overpriced, 'rigged'

May 11, 2015 - 8:31 PM

Lawyer Renato Bondal tells senators the bidding and awarding of the contract for the University of Makati nursing building were completed in just 7 days

BIDDING. Lawyer Renato Bondal tells senators it was anomalous that the bidding for the University of Makati College of Nursing building was completed in just 7 days. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Critic: Binay 'earned' from Makati nursing school

May 05, 2015 - 3:45 PM

Lawyer Renato Bondal claims a private doctor acts as Vice President Binay s dummy earning from the College of Nursing of University of Makati

BINAY CRITICS. Lawyer Renato Bondal (rightmost) and former Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado (2nd from left) return to the Senate with new allegations against Vice President Binay. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

The anatomy of corruption, Part 2

Oct 26, 2014 - 1:13 PM

Love of money is the root of all kinds of evil Some people eager for money have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs writes St Paul to Timothy Amen to that

To teachers

Oct 04, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Teachers may retire but their teachings may live forever in the hearts of their students

Makati produces first senior high school graduates

Apr 14, 2014 - 11:03 AM

The senior high school graduates from the Higher School ng UMak are the first and the largest batch to graduate in the Philippines

Binay: Local govt center goes on after Pimentel resignation

Mar 11, 2014 - 12:03 AM

Binay says he will retain the name Pimentel Center even after the resignation of former Senator Nene Pimentel from the local governance institute

UMak accepts transferees from Yolanda areas for free

Dec 02, 2013 - 6:30 PM

Junior and senior emergency transferees will undergo interviews and will be given the option to shift courses

Phil Younghusband edges out brother James in charity game

Aug 26, 2012 - 9:44 AM

Phil Younghusband led his team a 5 1 victory in a benefit game for the Tuloy sa Don Bosco Foundation

Photo by Dominic Go.