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UP alumni docu on Lumad children’s right to education wins UNICEF Prize in Japan
The Bullet-Laced Dreams documentary by University of the Philippines (UP) Film Institute alumni Kristoffer "Tops" Brugada and Charena Escala depicting the struggles of Lumad indigenous children in Mindanao has won the UNICEF Prize awarded at this year's Japan Prize tilt of the NHK Broadcasting Corporation.
UP historian Dr. Ros Costelo receives highest academic honors in Spain
University of the Philippines (UP) historian Dr. Ros Costelo received the mark of sobresaliente cum laude, the highest possible recognition that can be bestowed by the Spanish educational system when she graduated with a doctorate degree in Contemporary History from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain’s most prestigious academic institution which counts Jose Rizal and Antonio Luna among its distinguished alumni.
UP Baguio alumnus Shaphir Aleph Lizarondo’s Paper Art showcased in Japan
University of the Philippines Baguio (UP Baguio) alumnus Shaphir Aleph Lizarondo's Paperspective art is being showcased at the Tricera Gallery in Japan.
UP alumni, portrait artists hold online exhibit fundraiser honoring Filipino frontliners
The University of the Philippines Alumni Association (UPAA) and Filipino Portrait Artists Guild (FILPAG) have joined together for an online exhibit fundraiser that honors Filipino frontliners.
UP alumni in Hong Kong donate over 200k to protect medical frontliners at PGH...
University of the Philippines (UP) alumni in Hong Kong raised $32,501 to help protect health workers at the UP-Philippine General Hospital in Manila.
Nothing Stronger Than The Heart of a Volunteer
“There’s nothing stronger than the heart of a volunteer.” Relief drives are not a lasting solution for evacuees during disasters. Only institutionalized government response in partnership with the private sector can address the long-term effects of being displaced.
UP Fighting Maroons advocate “Buy local rice” initiative
The University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons Men's Basketball Team (UPMBT) players are taking a stand as UP student-athletes to support local farmers. Members of the UP basketball squad were seen on social media this...