The University of the Philippines Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, in cooperation with the UP College of Human Kinetics, the UP Men’s Basketball Team, and the UP Pep Squad, launched the #SafeCampusTo: UP Fight Against VAW on 23 March 2019 at the Quezon Hall Steps, UP Diliman. The campaign aims to make UP campuses safe from all forms of gender-based violence.

Soon we will see students from one of Japan’s most prestigious sport science universities teaching Physical Education in UP as Nippon Sport Science University (NSSU/Nittaidai) signed a Memorandum of Agreement with UP Diliman for NSSU students to teach here for 30-40 hours. NSSU-connected athletes have brought home 128 Olympic medals to Japan since the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, accounting for 1/4 of the nation’s total medals.