University of the Philippines Open University

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Name: University of the Philippines Open University
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

#AfterHaiyan: Shattered school but not shattered dreams

BIG DAY. Graduates of Botongon Elementary School come together for a class picture. All photos submitted by Joy MaluyoThey all looked beautiful in white.I was watching them arrive, one by one. Some with their parents, some with their siblings, some with ... [Published Rappler - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

#HeroesofHaiyan: A different breed of hero

MISSING BUDOY. Vincent (right), Emily and Vince (the younger brother) owe their lives to Budoy. Photo contributed by Joy MaluyoROXAS CITY, Philippines – Vincent would not be alive today if not for Budoy.Vincent, 12, and his family are from Estancia, ... [Published Rappler - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

UPOU offers ASEAN Studies program

MANILA, Philippines - The Graduate Certificate in /Master of ASEAN Studies have been approved for offering at the UP Open University starting this coming first semester, which begins in August. The ASEAN Studies Graduate Program intends to promote regional ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Human resource development program launched in Ifugao

by Marcelo B. Lihgawon / PIALAMUT, Ifugao – The Human Resour-ces Development Program (HRDP) for the Sustainable Development of the Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Sites (GIAHS) designated Ifugao Rice Terraces project was officially launched ... [Published Baguio Midland Courier - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 3 reports

It's official: UP Diliman to start classes in August

MANILA -- The University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman will now start its classes in August beginning school year 2014-2015.This is after the UP Board of Regents approved the proposed shift of its academic calendar from June-May to August-July.Its decision ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 3 reports

Most UP Diliman professors favor August opening

QUEZON CITY, Philippines – More teachers from the University of the Philippines (UP) campus in Diliman, Quezon City, voted on Monday in favor of the plan to move the opening of classes to August.Of the over 1,000 members of the Diliman University Council, ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

UP Diliman student council: Delay decision on calendar shift

MANILA, Philippines - The university student council of the University of the Philippines (UP) in Diliman, Quezon City has issued a position paper calling on the school administration to postpone the implementation of the academic calendar shift.The paper ... [Published Philippine Star - Mar 22 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 3 reports

Most UP Diliman faculty back August opening

Most teachers on the University of the Philippines (UP) campus in Diliman, Quezon City want classes to start in August instead of June, according to the results of a referendum conducted last month by the University Registrar.Based on the outcome of the ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

UP Campuses Announced School Calendars for 2014-2015 Classes

The University of the Philippines , the country’s largest premier institutions released their new academic calendars on their three campuses across the country. UP prepares to shift their upcoming opening of classes from the usual June opening to August ... [Published Philippine News - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

UP Campuses Announce New School Calendar

The Manila and Visayas campuses and the Open University of the University of the Philippines have released the new schedule of their academic calendars, after  the planned shift of the opening of classes from June to August for the school year 2014-2 ... [Published Kicker Daily News - Mar 15 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

UP announces various school calendars

On its Facebook page, UP Manila said classes for the first semester would begin Aug. 6, with the same schedule applying to the School of Health Sciences in Palo, Baler, and Koronadal.The first semester will end on Dec. 5, while the second semester will ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 15 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Pinoy academic receives prestigious Marie Curie Fellowship

For his impressive masteral research, an assistant professor from the University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) has been awarded with a prestigious PhD fellowship by the European Commission.Asst. Prof. Diego Maranan was granted the Marie Curie ... [Published GMA News.tv - Mar 13 2014]

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"It's go od to be back in our school for our graduation. It is sad to see how it looked like after the typhoon but we're happy that we can still march here today" said Romelia, the class valedictorian
"The decision to shift the academic calendar is part of the continuing efforts of UP to develop into a regional and global university and to maximize the opportunities offered by ASEAN integration and global educational partnerships" UP President Alfredo Pascual said in statement
"The pilot phase is to make sure all issues and problems identified by the different campuses are addressed. The chancellors, when they requested the BOR for authority to shift, included a list of issues and concerns raised during their consultation" he told Rappler in a text message
"The University of the Philippines Board of Regents in its 1297th meeting today approved, on a pilot basis, the shift of the academic calendar for UP Diliman to August-July from the current June-May" UP said in a statement...

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#AfterHaiyan: Shattered school but not shattere... [Published Rappler - Apr 18 2014]
#HeroesofHaiyan: A different breed of hero [Published Rappler - Apr 12 2014]
UPOU offers ASEAN Studies program [Published Philippine Star - Apr 09 2014]
UPOU offers ASEAN studies Graduate Prog startin... [Published Baguio Midland Courier - Apr 09 2014]
Human resource development program launched in ... [Published Baguio Midland Courier - Apr 03 2014]
It's official: UP Diliman to start classes in A... [Published ABS-CBN News - Mar 28 2014]
It's final: UP adopts August-July school calendar [Published Rappler - Mar 28 2014]
It's official: UP Diliman shifts start of schoo... [Published Interaksyon - Mar 28 2014]
3-year Human Resources Development Program for... [Published Philippine Information Agency - Mar 27 2014]
Most UP Diliman professors favor August opening [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 24 2014]
UP classes to start in August [Published Tempo - Mar 24 2014]
UP Diliman Approved School Calendar Shift to Au... [Published Philippine News - Mar 24 2014]
UP Diliman okays school calendar shift [Published ABS-CBN News - Mar 24 2014]
UP Diliman student council: Delay decision on c... [Published Philippine Star - Mar 22 2014]
Most UP Diliman faculty back August opening [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 17 2014]
UP Diliman faculty favor academic calendar shif... [Published ABS-CBN News - Mar 17 2014]
Majority of UP Diliman profs approve calendar c... [Published Philippine Star - Mar 17 2014]
UP Campuses Announced School Calendars for 2014... [Published Philippine News - Mar 17 2014]
UP Campuses Announce New School Calendar [Published Kicker Daily News - Mar 15 2014]
UP announces various school calendars [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 15 2014]
Pinoy academic receives prestigious Marie Curie... [Published GMA News.tv - Mar 13 2014]
Yolanda and beyond [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 21 2013]
UP board mulls moving class opening to August [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Dec 19 2013]
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