October-November-December 2008

UPD Christmas activities photo gallery


PUBLIC STATEMENT

Laugh out Loud!!
UP Diliman grand musical extravaganza

UP Centennial Artists stage third exhibit

True Value Gives
UPD received over P1.1 million worth of paint from True Value

Christmas festivities in UPD

UPD teams dominate national programming contest

Education forum in improving classroom performance


UP is top performer in ID board exam


UP grads get 100% passing in dietitian licensure board.

Second call for proposals for the 2008 UP System Grants


The academe

UPD Centennial Professorial Chair awardees named, part II
29 comprise second batch; 21 receive centennial faculty grant.

Taking on the IP question
Leonen et al. argue for the indigenous and disadvantaged.

What’s in store for UP in the 21st century?
Bautista et al. discuss the challenges in reforming Philippine education.

Today’s Pinoy English is a result of gradual drift in language
Malicsi says English in RP is changing.

Education redux
Bautista et al. discuss the challenges in reforming Philippine education.

Examining UP’s role in RP’s industrial policy
Magpantay: poor funding stems from weak industry.

NEWSMAKER


Briefly


the nation

Enhancing society’s bioethic sensitivity
De Castro outlines help for the faceless and the voiceless..

Forum to improve classroom performance

NIGS professor honored
Lagmay wins PCASTRD outstanding R&D prize.

UPD teams dominate national programming contest
UP bags top 3 spots in nat’l programming tilt.

Demography paves way for “population thinking” in RP
Raymundo says demography is one of the most technically sophisticated social sciences.


The community

FYI
Why the Lantern Parade was a no-see for many.

Christmas merriment, the UPD way
A remarkable celebration to end the year and UP’s centenary.

The Arts

Carillon tower: rebuilding a legacy
The UPAA’s Carillon Restoration Project gives new meaning to the phrase “labor of love.”


The World

Monochromed Memories makes a splash in Paris
UNESCO celebrates UP Centennial.