We view, with grave concern, the most recent effort of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF ELCAC) to red-tag members of the UP community. On May 11, 2022, the NTF ELCAC released a statement cautioning against disruptors and destabilizers of peace and order, after sectors reported irregularities during the May […]
March saw another milestone for the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman campus with the groundbreaking ceremony for its newest construction project: the UP Diliman Institute of Islamic Studies (UPD IIS) Complex. The dream of a new home for UPD IIS The new, soon-to-rise UP Diliman Institute of Islamic Studies Complex, to be located […]
University of the Philippines (UP) alumnus and entrepreneur, Yobie Benjamin, with the assistance of Zymo Research Corp. founder and CEO, Dr. Larry Jia, and in partnership with Apl.de.Ap Foundation International (ADAFI) and the UP Alumni Association of San Francisco, Inc. (UPAASF), donated 227,722 Zymo Research DNA/RNA Shield™ Saliva Collection Kits to the UP-Philippine General Hospital […]
The University of the Philippines (UP) joined an alliance for media coverage and an advocacy campaign for the 2022 Philippine national elections. A signatory to the GMA 7-led initiative, UP President Danilo Concepcion represented UP in the launch of the Eleksyon 2022 alliance and the “Dapat Totoo” advocacy campaign, held virtually on November 26, […]
UP formally opened AY 2021-22 with an online assembly for new and returning students. While uncertainties remain, the University hopes a blended learning environment for its students will be possible in the second semester/trimester.
UP has partnered with the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia to host later this year the ASEAN Youth Volunteer Programme, which will focus on strengthening ASEAN education delivery systems in challenging times.
UP Los Baños celebrated its 112th founding anniversary on March 6, 2021 with the theme of “future-proofing” itself.
Attention: UP faculty, students, and researchers. More library resources will be available to you in the coming semester as the University acquires additional database subscriptions for deployment across the UP System. Along with the implementation of homegrown library information systems, these initiatives aim to improve remote teaching and learning in UP.
UP reports on how it dealt with the unprecedented challenges posed by COVID-19 on teaching and learning in the first semester; and how it will move on to the second semester armed with lessons learned and insights gained.