Addressing the graduating class of the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman, University of the Philippines (UP) President Angelo “Jijil” Jimenez announced that UP would lead efforts to democratize access to quality tertiary education by helping improve the quality of education in other SUCs. In his commencement address, delivered on 30 July via a video […]

Despite inclement weather conditions, the annual sunflowers continue to bloom along University Avenue in time for the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman’s 112th General Commencement Exercises on Sunday, 30 July, at 7:00 in the morning, at the UP Amphitheater behind Quezon Hall. UP’s 22nd President, Angelo A. Jimenez, will grace the event as UP Diliman Class of 2023’s commencement speaker. The theme for UP […]

  Assistant Professor Edgardo Carlo L. Vistan II, who was appointed by the University of the Philippines (UP) Board of Regents as the 12th Chancellor of UP Diliman effective 3 April 2023 until April 2026, received the University Mace during the inauguration rites “Pasasalamat at Pagsalubong” held at the Quezon Hall on 5 June 2023. […]

The Search Committee for the Chancellorship of UP Diliman is accepting nominations until March 3, 5 p.m. Email the nomination papers, with the subject heading “Nomination for the UP Diliman Chancellor,” to the Office of the Secretary of the University ( and to the chair of the committee, Amihan Bonifacio-Ramolete, PhD ( See photos for […]

  Four tennis courts and a clubhouse were inaugurated on February 9, 2023 on Ylanan Street, UP Diliman, the newest additions to the rising UP Diliman Sports Complex. Members of the UP tennis varsity teams, the main beneficiaries of the construction project, witnessed the ribbon cutting and unveiling of the marker, which were led by […]

The University of the Philippines (UP) inaugurated on August 5, 2022, a new 21,750-square-meter baseball field in UP Diliman that follows international standards. Its natural grass turf is also a competition-level venue for softball and throwing events, such as shot put, discus, and javelin throw. Located between the old UP Gymnasium and Ylanan Street, the […]

The much-awaited Lantern Parade 2021 of the University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) campus was held online for the second year and on-ground at the College of Fine Arts (CFA) studio on December 21. This year’s parade hopes to inspire UP constituencies across the nation and every Filipino affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and recent […]

“Perhaps, when I end my tenure as the Chairperson of the Commission on Human Rights, and when I return to perhaps a teaching role or a mentoring role, I am certain, I will return once more to many of these great works of Philosophy and refresh my mind about the important things that we must […]