Happy Holidays from the UP Office of the President

18th December 2020
May the close of this challenging year year help us to reflect on what truly matters - the gist of family and friends, time well spent in the service of others, and faith in a better tomorrow. Have a meaningful...

UPLB alumni plant trees in Laguna

17th December 2020
The members of the University of the Philippines Alumni Association (UPAA) Los Baños Chapter participated in the Tree Planting and Growing Activity of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region IV-A CALABARZON and the A. Nocon Realty and...

Stargate People Asia’s People of the Year Awardees

14th December 2020
Five out of the ten people selected by Stargate People Asia as People of the Year 2021, including two special awardees, are alumni of the University of the Philippines (UP). This was announced last December 12.


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.



Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio: Patriot and mother who used theater to teach values

12th January 2021
‘Grand dame of Southeast Asian theater’ nurtured puppetry theater for children that has lasted for generations

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...

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.