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Photo by Bong Arboleda, UP MPRO

A UP lawyer in the Palace

“When I face an ordinary Filipino citizen, and he asks me who I am, I want to be able to ...
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From beauty queen to iska

She is just as honest as she was during her final question-and-answer portion at the Miss Universe contest in 2010 ...
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The first three issues of Tabi Po. (Photo from Mervin Malonzo's online store, www.mervstore.com.)

The artist as storyteller

Funny Komiks made Mervin Malonzo realize he could tell stories with drawings. His family had just moved into another rental ...
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The DNA Analysis Laboratory's (DAL) Jazelyn Salvador. (Photo courtesy of the DAL)

Forensics 2.0 comes to the Philippines

In 2016, National Geographic ran a story on the case of Sierra Bouzigard, a 19-year-old from Louisiana, USA who was ...
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UP RI Executive Director Alfredo Mahar Lagmay speaks to Mayors, Municipal Planners, and Disaster Risk Reduction Officers during the National Rollout and Training-Workshop on the Formulation of the Local Climate Change Action Plan (LCCAP). (Photo courtesy of the UP Resilience Institute.)

Resilience begins at home

Mandated to advance national development and also to help save people’s lives, the University of the Philippines established the UP ...
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At the side of the main entrance of UP Baguio, in a kiosk underneath one of the many pine trees that mark UP’s northernmost campus, is an institution perhaps as beloved among the members of the UP community as the Oblation itself: a peanut vendor famously known as Nanay Mani.

The warmth and wisdom of Nanay Mani

At the side of the main entrance of UP Baguio, in a kiosk underneath one of the many pine trees ...
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