UP students invited to join 2 webinars on issues affecting mental health

Troubled by love and relationship issues? Stressed over the lack of learning resources online for remote learning? The UP Diliman Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs is presenting two webinars on 22 February on these two issues affecting students’ mental and psychosocial health.

A joint resolution crafted by the three sectoral UP regents, which upholds UP as a “safe space for free thought and expression”, has not been denied by the BOR and is instead undergoing refinement by a technical working group.

UP protests against threat to academic freedom

The UP community takes a stand for academic freedom to protest the unilateral termination of the UP-DND Accord.

UP Chapel celebrates milestones at the turn of the New Year

The Parish Church of the Holy Sacrifice in Diliman, more popularly known as the UP Chapel, celebrated milestones in 2020, including the completion of its refurbishment and rehabilitation by DMCI Holdings.

In a ceremony held at the Malcolm Hall, UP College of Law, on December 10, UP conferred a Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, degree upon UP alumnus and retired Justice of the Supreme Court Antonio T. Carpio.

Updates on the COVID-19 vaccination will be the focus of a UP “STOP COVID DEATHS” webinar on December 11, Friday at 12:00 noon.

Recognizing the extreme challenges of remote learning in the middle of a pandemic, made worse by the recent typhoons, UP has announced additional flexible academic measures for the remainder of the first semester of AY 2020-2021. This includes the extension of the deadline for the submission of grades and a policy of no failing grades to be given to students this semester.

Book on pandemic surgery to be virtually launched at 29th UP “STOP COVID DEATHS” webinar

The 29th installment of the UP “STOP COVID DEATHS” webinar series will be the very first Virtual National Book Launch of an ebook on pandemic surgery, set to be held on November 6, Friday, at 12:00 noon.

The UP webinar series “STOP COVID DEATHS: VIRTUAL GRAND ROUNDS” will focus on the case of an infant with pneumonia and multiple congenital abnormalities in the context of pandemic. It will be held this Friday, Oct. 23, from 12:00 n.n. to 2:00 p.m.