Much has changed in UP over the past 100 years. From one campus in Manila, it now has eight constituent universities with 17 campuses all over the country; it has 258 undergraduate programs; and 438 graduate programs with students from almost every region in the country.
Retired Supreme Court Associate Justice and newest recipient of a Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, degree from UP, Justice Antonio Carpio delivering his lecture. Photo by Jonathan Madrid, UPMPRO.
Retired Associate Justice Antonio Carpio, conferred a UP honorary Doctor of Laws, on the “the most powerful weapon” in the defense of PH sovereignty: “The great equalizer is the Rule of Law. Under the Rule of Law, right prevails over might.”