#SamaSamaTulongTulong Bicol Relief Operations

11th November 2020
Inilunsad ng University of the Philippines, kasama ang UP Resilience Institute, Ugnayan ng Pahinungod, UP Diliman College of Human Kinetics, UP Fighting Maroons, nowhere to go but UP at UP Fighting Maroons, ang #SamaSamaTulongTulong Bicol Region Relief Operations upang...

UPV CM Alumni Batch ‘93 Turns Over Donation to ISKompyuter Drive

28th October 2020
UP Visayas College of Management (UPV CM) alumni batch Bluechips93 turned over to UPV its donation in support of ISKompyuter Drive last October 21, 2020, at the New CM Lobby, UPV Iloilo City campus.

UPAAGLA President’s Fall 2020 Message

26th October 2020
Happy Filipino American History Month to all of my fellow UPAAGLA Members! Gratitude:  The most important word of 2020.  I am very grateful in all aspects of my life including the roof over my head, the food on my table,...


The Carillon is the official UP alumni newsletter, published since the1950s. Its publication and distribution are managed by the Office of Alumni Relations, UP System, with the Director as official editor. With the objective of giving UP alumni a continuing communication link with and a sense of connection to the University and fellowalumni, The Carillon contains original news and feature articles,press releases as well as reprints of news articles from the different UP units, the UP Alumni Association, the different UP alumni chapters, and from fellow individual alumni.



Topnotcher twice over: 1st as nurse, now as doc

27th November 2020
By: Dexter Cabalza “This guy’s gonna top the board exam. Remember the name, Jomel Lapides.” It was a friendly banter caught on video among Lapides and his batchmates from the University of the Philippines (UP) Manila after taking the...

Veteran journalist Vicente Tirol dies at 75

22nd October 2020
by Paterno R. Esmaquel II MANILA, Philippines The late Vicente Tirol is best remembered as publisher of ‘Pinoy Times,’ a hard-hitting tabloid run by veteran journalists and known for its exposés against then president Joseph Estrada Veteran journalist Vicente...

Thai alumnus speaks on the importance of a strong int’l alumni network

16th October 2020
The webinar featured Dr. Weerapon Thongma, 2019 UPLB Outstanding Alumnus and a faculty-administrator at Maejo University, Thailand, who talked about sustaining the alliance between UPLB and its international alumni.