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Digital transformation for SMEs pushed

Dec 30, 2019 - 7:30 PM

‘This must be done, or else a company will be left behind,’ says Institute of Corporate Directors president Alfredo Pascual

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

UP in the time of Duterte: 'Observe, speak up for the truth'

Feb 09, 2017 - 9:42 PM

But outgoing University of the Philippines president Alfredo Pascual admits the UP community is very divided over one issue: extrajudicial killings

UP file photo from Wikimedia Commons; Duterte file photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

UPLB students hold #JunkSAIS protest on first day of classes

Aug 03, 2016 - 7:04 PM

The eUP project team claims that the SAIS was attacked to make the service unavailable by overwhelming it with traffic

JUNK SAIS? More than 800 students skip their classes to protest against eUP's SAIS. Photo by Jaira Roxas/Rappler

4 things to know about eUP’s SAIS

Aug 01, 2016 - 2:58 PM

The goal of the eUP Student Academic Information System SAIS to ease up registration and harmonize the ICT infrastructure and systems of all campus units is promising What went wrong?

New UP campus to rise at Vista City in Dasmariñas, Cavite

Jun 28, 2016 - 4:30 PM

The UP Technology Innovation campus aims to give students a better shot at developing their inventions and designs and bringing these to the world stage

NEW CAMPUS. The University of the Philippines (UP) signs a memorandum of agreement with Vista Land for the UP Technology Innovation – the state university's newest campus that will soon rise in Vista City. Photo c/o UP

Travails of verifying alumni records of public officials

Aug 21, 2015 - 11:00 AM

UPDATED Universities should be transparent with the educational background of government officials

New UP campus to rise in Clark Green City

Aug 18, 2015 - 4:02 PM

The Bases Conversion and Development Authority gives the University of the Philippines 70 hectares to build a new campus in the planned Clark Green City The question is: can UP build it?

UP to get its biggest budget drop under Aquino

Aug 08, 2015 - 10:00 AM

The P2 billion decrease is due to the completion of PGH s modernization – the P3 2 billion item for the hospital in 2015 is no longer in the proposed 2016 budget

UP BUDGET. The budget of the University of the Philippines includes an allocation for the operation of the Philippine General Hospital. File photo from Wiki Commons

Can Grade 10 students take the UPCAT this year?

Jul 18, 2015 - 1:29 PM

University of the Philippines president Alfredo Pascual answers the question brought about by the government s K to 12 program

UP president Pascual: Frat violence offends me as frat alumnus

Jul 09, 2015 - 5:09 PM

UP president Alfredo Pascual breaks his silence on the recent incidents in UP Diliman that allegedly involved his fellow Upsilonians

DUE PROCESS. UP President Alfredo Pascual says incidents of violence have no place in the university. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

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 to 'reinvent' UPCAT for K to 12 graduates

Apr 17, 2015 - 12:14 PM

The new UPCAT will be able to assess higher skills of senior high school graduates

UP Diliman investigates Abad mobbing incident

Sep 22, 2014 - 12:41 PM

University president Alfredo Pascual says the probe covers the possible involvement of people who are not affiliated with UP

UP to offer online UPCAT review by 2015

Sep 09, 2014 - 2:53 PM

The state university will also review the test and the questions to make it less achievement based and more aptitude based

Bill seeks to ban hazing in and out of schools

Jul 08, 2014 - 4:21 PM

House Bill 4714 or the Servando Act seeks to repeal the Anti Hazing Law which only regulates hazing conducted by fraternities sororities and other organizations

UP president vows due process in hazing probe

Jul 08, 2014 - 10:24 AM

Incidents of violence done even for the noblest of reasons have no place in UP says University of the Philippines president Alfredo Pascual

DUE PROCESS. UP President Alfredo Pascual says incidents of violence have no place in the university. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

UP admin: More students benefit from new scholarship program

Jul 04, 2014 - 4:41 PM

About 36 000 students various UP campuses apply for the Socialized Tuition System 40 higher than the previous scholarship program s average application rate

#BracketAKaNa: UP students rage over STS

Jul 01, 2014 - 7:43 AM

BracketAKaNa trended worldwide on Monday June 30 Here s why

UP Diliman to shift school calendar to August

Mar 24, 2014 - 1:36 PM

The UP Diliman university council voted 284 164 favoring the shift in the academic calendar of UP Diliman from June to August 2014

UP school calendar shift: Who benefits?

Feb 28, 2014 - 10:45 AM

Two UP Diliman professors believe the calendar shift only benefits a minority of the academic community

Universities to gov't: Speed up pork probe, file cases

Feb 12, 2014 - 7:24 PM

Ateneo La Salle Miriam and UP release a joint statement urging continued vigilance over the pork barrel issue

Free lunch for UP Tacloban students starting February 10

Feb 07, 2014 - 4:24 PM

Free lunch will be served for the college s remaining 806 students until the end of semester in May

UP class opening shifts to August in 2014

Feb 06, 2014 - 11:47 AM

6th UPDATE All constituent units of the state university – except for UP Diliman – are covered by the decision The shift will make UP in sync with the rest of the world officials say

The road to ASEAN 2015: Why are PH colleges lagging behind?

Nov 20, 2013 - 12:42 PM

With less than two years left in the calendar are Philippine higher education institutions ready for the ASEAN economic integration in 2015?

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

UP President: 'I share the outrage' over Solis' plagiarism

Sep 25, 2013 - 8:42 PM

UPDATED UP is dismayed over a case of plagiarism committed by one of its students

UP education: Burden of students or the state?

Mar 28, 2013 - 2:55 PM

Other state colleges and universities are closely watching the UP experience

UP lifts 'no late payment policy,' admits it's archaic

Mar 19, 2013 - 9:28 PM

Any student with financial constraints will no longer have any problems with regard to tuition fee payment deadlines

UP Manila Chancellor: No guilt

Mar 18, 2013 - 5:32 PM

UPDATED We do not wish to give anyone a difficult time We dream for them as they aspire for their future As administrators we are not enemies