FEATURED ALUMNI

Top PH biologist: Tech, data help us understand species better

12th September 2018
New York University dean for science Michael Purugganan talks about mapping genes and genomes and shares insights about evolution and how it helps us understand the world

Refusing to be daunted by failure, mother graduates with 2 children

4th September 2018
“When two of our children were about to graduate in the same university that brought me and my husband together many years ago, I decided to take a leap of faith and enroll in Math 100. I’ve been thinking,...

Pacita Abad: A million times a woman, an artist

4th September 2018
There are two things we must know about Pacita Abad’s “A Million Things to Say,” now on exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MCAD). First is that the exhibit is billed as a “reintroduction” rather than...

The reason for our being: To get The Story and to keep getting it right.

31st August 2018
Veteran broadcast journalist and GMA News and Public Affairs pillar Jessica Soho received the 2018 Gawad Plaridel for Outstanding Journalist, the highest honor given by the University of the Philippines System for media practitioners who have "performed with the...

Son of chicharon vendor is UP Tacloban batch 2018 magna cum laude

28th August 2018
KIM D. Limosnero, 21, grew up in a family of chicharon (deep-fried pork rind) vendors in Palo, Leyte.

How Neil Felipp’s craft and charm got him a spot in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

22nd August 2018
Rappler catches up with Cebu-based Neil Felipp to talk about his craftsmanship and how his designs ended up in the highly-anticipated 'Crazy Rich Asians' movie

ALUMNI MILESTONES

Wireless technology redefines student life

8th October 2018
Times have changed; things are done differently today.

Josefa Llanes Escoda’s 120th birthday is celebrated with a Google Doodle

27th September 2018
Josefa Llanes Escoda, founder of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines, has been honoured in the Google Doodle for September 20, 2018.

UPAA Singapore turns 15

21st September 2018
2018 marks the 15th year of the University of the Philippines Alumni Association (Singapore).

WHOAAA! The UP Diliman football field receives FIFA Quality Certification

21st September 2018
Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) recently awarded the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman Football Field with the FIFA Quality Certification seal.

PVL Finals: ‘Atin ‘to, atin ‘to’ is the new UP Ikot

17th September 2018
University of the Philippines made history after winning the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference behind their 'Atin 'to, atin 'to' mantra.

PDI columnist among 2018 TOYP honorees

7th September 2018
Political analyst Richard Heydarian (AB 2009; MIS 2012), who writes the weekly column “Horizons” for the Inquirer, has been named as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World (TOYP) honorees this year by the Junior Chamber...

Ceres S.C. Alabado

18th September 2018
      Source: https://view.joomag.com/philippine-asian-news-today-vol-18-no-20/0273605001477571171?page=17

Rev. Dr. Federico I. Agnir (1939-2018)

29th August 2018
The Rev. Dr. Federico (Fred or Eddie) Agnir, a longtime prominent resident of Greenfield, Massachusetts and Wesley Chapel, Florida, passed away on July 9 in his Wesley Chapel home, after an 8-month battle with pancreatic cancer.  

Dr. Raymundo S. Magno, a longtime Dundalk family physician, dies

15th August 2018
Dr. Raymundo S. Magno, a longtime Dundalk family physician who cared for generations of families and was also known for his charitable work in his native Philippines, died Thursday at a daughter’s home at Rehoboth Beach, Del., from kidney...

Diplomat Jose Apolinario L. Lozada, Jr., 68

2nd August 2018
FORMER Ambassador Jose Apolinario L. Lozada, Jr. passed away on Tuesday at the age of 68, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.

Alice G. Guillermo writes 30

1st August 2018
Dr. Alice G. Guillermo, professor emerita and former chair of the UP College of Arts and Letters Department of Arts Studies (DAS), passed away on Jul. 29 after a long illness. She was 80. 

Atty. Andres G. Gatmaitan (June 30, 1940-July 25, 2018)

30th July 2018
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved father, Attorney Andres G. Gatmaitan, age 78, on Wednesday, July 25, 2018.