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Report of the UP Student Regent on the General Assembly of Student Councils (GASC)

January 12, 2012


Report of the Student Regent on the General Assembly of Student Councils First GASC for Academic year 2011-2012 2 January 2012 The General Assembly of Student Councils (GASC) was held as scheduled on 20-21 December 2011 in UP Visayas. It was hosted by the local student councils, who did a commendable job of welcoming everyone […]

Merit Incentive II for CY 2011

October 16, 2011


Please find below the two-page memo of UP President Alfredo E. Pascual as regards the second merit incentive of P5,000 for qualified UP personnel. According to Dr. Judy Taguiwalo, the said incentive shall be paid to UP personnel not earlier than October 15. Taguiwalo added that “Hopefully, payments will be made starting Monday, Oct. 17.” […]

It’s not about the money money money

September 26, 2011


Hon. Krissy Conti UP Student Regent Students took to the streets last week to protest the education crisis, not merely the budget cuts. If money were the only factor necessary to ensure quality education, UP would outpace all other state colleges and universities ten times over. UP (inclusive of PGH budget P5.54 billion, with RLIP […]

Government withheld P6.19B from UP allocated funds over nine years

September 8, 2011


Hon. Krissy Conti Student Regent University of the Philippines System The national government owes the University some P6.19 billion in unreleased annual appropriations from 2002 to 2010, new data made available to the UP administration today shows. A report prepared by the Center for National Budget Legislation this year tracked the UP budget as approved […]

Statement of the UP Student Regent: On political repression and impunity

June 24, 2011


by Hon. Krissy Conti, UP Student Regent June 23, 2011 The UP community this week has been steadily reminded of the perils of political repression. On Sunday, five UPLB students were detained for causing tumult and public disturbance in Calamba after they shouted “education is a right”, among other slogans. Today, we launched the campaign […]

FR Taguiwalo on why she voted for Pascual

December 9, 2010


Why I voted for Alfredo Pascual Judy M. Taguiwalo Faculty Regent December 6, 2010 The Board of Regents in its special meeting last December 3, 2010 selected Former Alumni Regent Alfredo Pascual as the 20th President of the University of the Philippines . He garnered the majority of six (6) votes in the first and […]

Sectoral Regents’ Letter to HOR on UP Budget Cut

November 23, 2010


Sectoral Regents’ Letter to HOR September 2010   We, the Sectoral Regents of the University of the Philippines-System representing the students, faculty , researchers and rank and file employees of the University respectfully urge your Office to support our bid for a higher UP Budget and our collective opposition to the 1.39 billion budget cut […]