Watch the nation’s premier choral group perform in their home turf in “Quintessence: Celebrating 5 Decades of the UP Madrigal Singers” on April 27 (7PM) and April 28 (3PM and 7PM).
On 16 April 2018, Vice President for Academic Affairs Maria Cynthia Rose Banzon Bautista issued a memorandum to the chancellors, vice chancellors, deans, directors, department chairs, faculty and staff to “provide additional information to facilitate a better understanding of the UPCAT situation”. Below is the content of the memo, which is available in PDF format here.
The University is promoting mental health awareness among its constituents, with the UP chapter of the Philippine Association of University Women (PAUW-UP), the Padayon Public Service Office of the UP System Administration, and the University Student Council (USC) of UP Diliman co-organizing a #youwillbealright forum on April 11, 2018 in Malcolm Theater, College of Law, UP Diliman.
Capping off the success of the 2018 UP Diliman Arts Month is its public art installation dubbed as LAWAS. Part of this year’s theme, “Kat(h)awan: Bodies, Culture, Society”, LAWAS is a three-man public art project with Agnes Arellano’s Pleiades, Mark Justiniani’s Pusod, and Pagpamulak by Lee Paje.
Blueprint is a nationwide public policy-generating initiative of the UP Political Society that aims to channel the idealism and innovative capacities of the youth to the development of concrete solutions in the form of public policies that shall address pressing issues in the Philippine Society.
The University Job Fair 2018, dubbed as the biggest career fair in the University of the Philippines Diliman, was held at the Ang Bahay ng Alumni on April 10 to 13. With the theme “Passion at Work”, the event featured a variety of booths, talks, and presentations by professionals from UP’s partner corporations for students and attendees to learn more about potential internship and job opportunities.
The results of the 2018 University of the Philippines College Admissions Test—popularly known as UPCAT—will be released by the end of the month, according to UP Vice President for Public Affairs Jose Dalisay Jr. Responding to mounting inquiries and complaints from the public about the reported delay in releasing the exam results, Prof. Dalisay cited an earlier statement by the Office of Admissions giving a range of March to April for the timing of the release.
The UP Forum January-March 2018 Vol. 19 No. 1 issue is now available online. It features eleven articles on UP’s continuing tradition on public service, including a round table discussion on how can universities and colleges serve the public better.
Since 2017, April has been celebrated as the National Intellectual Property Month by virtue of Proclamation No. 190 signed last April 4, 2017 in view of international celebrations on intellectual property such as the World Book and Copyright Day and the World Intellectual Property Day.
Come and share in stories of hope, healing, and courage this coming April 11, 2018 at the Malcolm Hall Theater at #YouWillBeAlRight: Building Resilience and Nurturing Hope, a forum and discussion featuring TJ Manotoc, Dr. Guy Claudio, and Dhan De Leon! Registration starts at 4pm and food and drinks will be served.