This section contains news on alumni who are given awards, promotions, or recognition in some way.


3rd March 2021
In time for its 88th General Membership Assembly, National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP), the country’s premier agency for basic and fundamental research and the largest collegial body, has named its member-awardees and member ...

UP Alumna elects as VP for the Integrated Bar of the Philippines, Zambales Chapter

2nd March 2021
The Alpha Phi Omega Sorority – Eta Chapter would like to congratulate our sister, Atty. Dahlia B. Salamat, for being elected as the Vice President for the Integrated Bar of the Philippines, Zambales Chapter. May you continue to uphold...

RSU-BOR appoints new chief administrative officer

26th February 2021
By Antonio G. Papa, PH.D. The Romblon State University (RSU) Board of Regents has appointed lawyer Glenn Niño Sartillo as the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) effective January 18, 2021, according to RSU President Merian Catajay-Mani. Sartillo holds a...

Filipina historian receives highest award from Spain’s Universidad Complutense de Madrid

19th February 2021
Rose Carmelle Lacuata, ABS-CBN News MANILA – A Filipina historian has been given the highest academic honors by Spain’s Universidad Complutense de Madrid. In a statement, the Philippine Embassy in Madrid said Dr. Ros Costelo was given the mark...

2 Pinays make it to prestigious National Geographic Society’s 2020 Young Explorers

18th February 2021
Jervis Manahan, ABS-CBN News Two young Filipinas made it to the prestigious 2020 Young Explorer program of the National Geographic Society. Together with other youth leaders from around the world, farmer-entrepreneur Louise Mabulo and youth advocate Josefa Tauli from...

Ex-UP star turned doctor Fille Cainglet is top pick in historic WNBL draft

16th February 2021
Dr. Fille Claudine Cainglet, a former star of the UP Lady Maroons, is the first overall pick of the inaugural Women's National Basketball League draft.