PHILIPPINE COLLEGIAN

Ang opisyal na lingguhang pahayagan ng Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Diliman

NEWSFEATURES
Maroons slay Falcons, 89-87, clinch Finals spot

November 29, 2018

Philippine Collegian

UP will play in the Finals for the first time in 32 years after captain Paul Desiderio sinks a cold-blooded perimeter shot against Adamson University Soaring Falcons, 89-87 in the do-or-die Game 2 of the...

Maroons tame Tigers, 83-69

November 10, 2018

Philippine Collegian

The UP Fighting Maroons notched their seventh win for the first time since 2004 after convincingly beating their first-round tormentors University of Santo Tomas Growling Tigers, 83-69, to knock out the Tigers out of final-four...

Palaris fire injures one, razes six houses

October 17, 2018

Maurice Vonne Gido

(DEVELOPING) One resident was injured while six houses were gutted when a fire broke out at Pook Palaris, Barangay UP Campus around 12 in the morning on 15 October 2018. The Bureau of Fire Protection...

Students demand recruitment ban repeal

September 24, 2018

Rog Evangelio

The influx of first-year students comprising the first batch of K-12 graduates brought to the fore the validity, if not practicability, of the recruitment ban under the University’s Code of Student Conduct (CSC). Article IV,...

KULTURA
What Thwarts Art?

November 27, 2018

Amanda Juico Dela Cruz

The year 2018 certainly was the biggest and most diverse yet for the Art Fair Philippines, as it occupied every inch of The Link. For the first time in six years, there was a platform...

#YOLO: You Olweys Live Online

November 27, 2018

Toni Panagu

Totoo bang “You only live once”? Sasabihin ng mga pilosopo —na sa memes natuto ng philosophy— na hindi lang isang beses nabubuhay ang tao. Kung iisiping mabuti, araw-araw tayong nabubuhay. Isang beses lang tayong mamamatay, kaya...

Dinah Makabayan

November 25, 2018

Philippine Collegian

Dinah Makabayan Public • Just now Anyeong nangyari sa Ban xang it ho? Hoy, CHED— ano ‘tong narinig kong itutuloy n’yo na ang pagtanggal sa Filipino sa college— anyeong ginagawa mue?! Matagal nang natatanggal ang...

Sexual conquest: A pathetic quest for self-vali...

November 25, 2018

Amanda Juico Dela Cruz

Last year, the exposé on the disgusting pastor culture prompted Senator Risa Hontiveros—the chairperson of the Senate committee on women, children, family relations and gender equality—to investigate the misogynistic doings in online platforms. Pastor in...

EDITORIAL
Leave hypocrisy at the door

November 28, 2018

Philippine Collegian

It is a mistake to think recent fraternity-related controversies are about fraternities alone. The Philippine Collegian unequivocally condemns misogyny, patriarchy, and machismo perpetrated by these Greek-lettered organizations. For some, this condemnation arrives too late and...

Make hay while the sun shines

November 22, 2018

Philippine Collegian

• LANG CALMA When the editors asked me to write a column for this paper, I told them outright that I may not be a perfect fit. After all, I don’t allow myself to be...

Our empty war chest

September 28, 2018

Philippine Collegian

Save for two years of suspended operations because of World War II, the Philippine Collegian has been in continuous service since 1922. But where even Martial Law failed, money might finally succeed. The Philippine Collegian...

Remembrance, rage, and action

September 24, 2018

Philippine Collegian

Forty-six years ago, the country woke up to the hissing sound of television white space, radio static, and to newspapers announcing the declaration of Martial Law a few days back. For the next nine years,...

BREAKING NEWS
BREAKING: Thakur selected as new USC Vice Chair

December 8, 2018

Philippine Collegian

University Councilor Sean Thakur was selected by members of the University Student Council-Diliman as the new Vice Chairperson. Thakur was unanimously selected upon motion by University Councilor Madelene de Borja. Thakur will serve the unexpired...

BREAKING: Tomas resigns from the USC

December 8, 2018

Philippine Collegian

University Councilor Je Tomas tendered his resignation from the University Student Council-Diliman (USC-Diliman) this evening. In a verbal statement, Tomas said that he wishes that the USC-Diliman will focus on more relevant issues at hand,...

DEVELOPING: BOR apologizes for Farolan’s ...

December 3, 2018

Philippine Collegian

In a statement following its meeting today, the UP Board of Regents (BOR) apologized for the posts made by Regent Frederick Mikhail Farolan in social media. The BOR statement reads, “We apologize to the officials,...

Maroons fall short against Ateneo, 79-88

December 1, 2018

Philippine Collegian

UPDATED: UP fails to cool off Ateneo’s late explosion after coming up short, 79-88, in the Game 1 of Finals of the UAAP Season 81 Mens’ Basketball Tournament. Guard Jun Manzo came up big scoring 19 points,...

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Proposed Philippine Collegian Rules (First Draft)

November 6, 2018

Philippine Collegian

We are pleased to present the first draft of the proposed Philippine Collegian Rules of 2018. The Draft and the resource materials used in crafting it are downloadable from this link: goo.gl/UjByW3. We encourage all...

Round Two of Collegian Rules Review on 13 Octob...

October 11, 2018

Philippine Collegian

The Ad Hoc Committee for the Review of the Philippine Collegian Rules is inviting ALL enrolled UP Diliman students to the second round of public consultation on 13 October 2018, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM...

Philippine Collegian Rules Review on 06 October...

October 3, 2018

Philippine Collegian

The current #PhilippineCollegian Rules was first enacted in 1978 and was last amended in 1989. Forty years after its promulgation and 29 years after the last amendment, the thorough review and amendment of the rules...

ANNOUNCEMENT: Review of the Philippine Collegia...

September 28, 2018

Philippine Collegian

The #PhilippineCollegian Editorial Board 2018-2019 formed an Ad Hoc Committee to review the current Philippine Collegian Rules. The Managing Editor chairs the Committee. In this regard, the Committee is inviting ALL enrolled students of UP...

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