Ni Natasha Carolina

Inaprubahan na ni Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary William Dar ang komersyal na produksyon ng Golden Rice, isang genetically modified organism (GMO), noong July 21, 2021. …


By The News Team

Earlier today the University of the Philippines Manila University Student Council (UPM USC), in cooperation with the Office of Student Affairs (OSA) and the League of College Student Councils (LCSC), hosted the UP Manila All Students Townhall Meeting in order to forward the student body’s concerns and demands.

Present during…


By Mai Allauigan and Alexandra Kate Ramirez

The Philippines so far reached a total of 2,580,173 COVID-19 cases as of Saturday, October 2. Among this figure, 3,366 are Delta variant cases, 633 of which were recorded on September 29 alone. …


Ang karanasan ni Isko’t Iska ngayong enrollment season

Ng Seksyon ng Balita

Noong Setyembre 13, 2021 ang hudyat ng pagsisimula na naman ng panibagong semestre para sa Academic Year (AY) 2021–2022. Subalit pansin pa rin ang maraming bilang ng mga reklamo at hinaing ng mga mag-aaral sa naganap na enrollment,na nagsimula noong huling araw ng Agosto.

Sa isinagawang…


FEATURES

By Yashi & Han-san

The trapo wails through their personalized jingles, “it’s the most wonderful time of the year.” Comedic tarps are now being installed on the windowsill of makeshift houses, while a brazen parade is ongoing in the most impoverished cities.

With the elections around the corner, the trapo…


By Elaine Diaz

With its bi-annual General Assembly of Student Councils (GASC), the 54 Student Councils (SCs) across the University of the Philippines System (UP) gathered for the 51st Assembly from August 31 to September 1 via Zoom.

Unit reports from councils emphasized the struggles under the remote learning set-up, the effects of…


By: Barbara Donato

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the mundane lives, the normalcy. Schools are operating but lack quality education. Maybe the new model of education is education for the privileged, but no room to think; if there is, resources are still necessary. Students are burdened with heavy academic loads…


Features

By Shanin Kyle Manuel and Marianne De Jesus

Now the veterans cry, “Who would brave an ordeal in the wilderness?”

The deafening silence of the dwellers hints that this arena must be a no man’s land. Not until the combatants relinquished the disputed throne, the territory was once a noisy…


By Rochel M. Floron IV and Jo Maline D. Mamangun

While students continue to struggle with the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, distance learning, and the Duterte administration’s intensified attacks against students, the University of the Philippines — Manila (UPM) faces difficulty to form genuine student representation which is vital in upholding students’ rights and values. Handled by the Commission…


By Angela Vanessa Manuel

The second session of the final deliberations for the 42nd University of the Philippines Manila University Student Council (UPM USC), which featured USC Vice Chairperson nominee Querobin Acsibar, and USC Councilor nominees Ariane Joyce Kekim and Edzel Gail Macasu, occurred last Saturday, July 31. The Commission of Appointments (CA), along…

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