“The role of the media in protecting our democracy cannot be understated.” A look back at the role of mass media, campus journalism, citizen journalism and fact-checking in keeping our democracy alive.
The UPV Tacloban College is celebrating Literature Month 2021 with literary discourses, a dramatic performance and a storytelling session, on the theme of “Quinientos Katuig nga Pagsurat han Filipino nga Kalibutan”, marking the quincentenary of the first circumnavigation of the world.
The UP community takes a stand for academic freedom to protest the unilateral termination of the UP-DND Accord.
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.
A webinar by the UP System Ugnayan ng Pahinungod shows how a higher educational institution institutionalizes volunteerism.
Two journalists, an arts community advocate, a development communicator,an education innovator, and a producer-writerof hit television shows are this year’s six outstanding alumni of the University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication (UPCMC) who will receive the coveted Glory award.
In the “next normal”, every gathering is online, including alumni homecomings. The UP Visayas led the way by holding its first virtual alumni homecoming dubbed “2020 UPV Alumni Zoomcoming” from August 19 to 31, 2020.
UP is participating as a collaborating organization in the 18th MAP International CEO WebCon 2020, which will focus on “A Whole New World: Reigniting the Stalled Global Economy”. This will be held on September 15, 2020, Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. via ZOOM.
The UP Visayas is gearing for the implementation of continuing education programs in the province of Antique in line with the UP Extension Campus this 2020 in the town of Pandan in Antique. It will cater to higher education institutions and state universities and colleges in the area.
As with many things, the COVID-19 pandemic thas thrown into stark clarity the good, the bad and the ugly of social media usage. UP Visayas takes on “The Boon and Bane of Social Media” and how we can manage both in a webinar on Aug. 5, 8:30 a.m.