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Approved by the UP Board of Regents on its 1324th Meeting, 26 January 2017
To download a copy of the UP Anti-Sexual Harassment Code, please click here.
Pursuant to its powers vested by law, the Board of Regents of the University of the Philippines System hereby promulgates this Anti-Sexual Harassment Code within the jurisdiction of the University of the Philippines.
Section 1. Declaration of Policy. – The University values and upholds the dignity of every individual, and guarantees the full respect for human rights of all members of the UP community.
All forms of sexual harassment are unacceptable.
To this end, the University shall maintain …
Guidelines on Promoting Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality in the University of the Philippines
Approved by the UP Board of Regents on its 1309th Meeting, 22 July 2015
To download a copy of these Guidelines, please click here.
WHEREAS, the University of the Philippines, hereinafter referred to as “the University”, upholds the principles of human rights and gender equality;
WHEREAS, the University upholds the 1987 Constitution which explicitly recognizes the role of women in nation building and the fundamental equality before the law of women and men, as well as the Magna Carta of Women (Republic Act No. 9710) and its implementing rules and …
09 February 2017; Quezon Hall, UP Diliman Campus
President Concepcion delivering his acceptance speech. Photo by Misael Bacani, UPSIO.
Pagbati sa mga panauhin:
Presidente Alfredo Pascual
Chairman Patricia Licuanan
Mga Regente ng Unibersidad
Presidente Francisco Nemenzo
Presidente Jose Abueva
Presidente Emmanuel Soriano
Mga dating Regente ng Pamantasan
Mga Opisyal ng Pamantasan
Mga Kaguruan and Kawani
Mga Opisyal ng UP Alumni Asociation
Mga Panauhin mula sa Taiwan
Mga kamag-aral, kapamilya, kapuso, at mga kaibigan
Magandang Umaga po sa inyong lahat!
Una sa lahat hayaan ninyong ipakilala ko ang aking butihin maybahay, si Atty. Gaby Concepcion.
Pangalawa, hayaan po ninyong ipakilala ko sa inyo ang mga bubuo sa aking gabinete:
Executive Vice President – Dr. Teodoro Herbosa
VP for Academic …
Students preparing their materials for a session of the Versatile Instrument System for Science Education and Research (VISSER) Summer Workshop. UPSIO file photo.
The following are initiatives and programs of the university undertaken by the Office of Vice President for Academic Affairs:
International Publication Award
The purpose of the award is to encourage faculty, REPS and students to contribute to the body of knowledge in their respective fields/discipline by publishing in internationally respected journals that are peer-reviewed and adhere to high standards of scholarship.
Distinguished Artists, Scientists, and Academics-in-Residence Program
Through the program, our students and young faculty will have the advantage of learning from and …
Address of the President at the 14th Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) Senior Staff Meeting
7-9 September 2016, Crimson Hotel, Mactan Island, Cebu
Good morning to you all!
It is my honor and pleasure to welcome you to the 14th Senior Staff Meeting of the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), here on the historic island of Mactan, Province of Cebu. It is here in Mactan where Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan fell in battle in 1521 against the warriors of the island, led by Datu Lapu-Lapu. Cebu Province is also where the first seeds of Christianity were planted in the Philippines, and …
28 June 2016,
UP Mindanao Administration Building,
UP Mindanao graduating students of 2016, congratulations for a job well done. I am honored to have this opportunity to speak before you today, as we send you off to your next journey. There are many reasons to celebrate this big day but let me begin by reminding you that as graduates of UP Mindanao, you are special.
Even the location of your campus is special. It is an hour away from the bustling heart of Davao City and is surrounded by a landscape isolated from urban and commercial distractions. Students who come …
23 June 2016,
Baguio Convention Center,
We make a living by what we take, but we make a life by what we give.
This quote is often mistakenly attributed to Sir Winston Churchill, but regardless of who originally said it, the message is clear: Life is more than what we take or what we have.
Before anything else, I want to congratulate the parents and guardians of our graduates. You parents and guardians were selfless in giving to your children the support that enabled them to get this far. I am sure their graduation today makes you happy and proud.
I also …