BREAKTHROUGHS

 

From genotype shift to HIV epidemic

Reports indicate that HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infections in the Philippines have reached epidemic proportions ...
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A Pahinungod volunteer lives up to the spirit of The Oblation. (Photo courtesy of UPLB Ugnayan ng Pahinungod)

Ensouling the Iskolar ng Bayan

Seeing signs of diminishing social responsibility among students in the early 1990s, UP instituted a program to encourage volunteer service ...
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The Avila family, ID 179 beneficiaries in Gawad Kalinga, Matandang Balara, Quezon City

Uplifting lives through interior design

In an era of soul-searching in UP in the early 1990s, the Interior Design (ID) program saw an opportunity to ...
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IT vs. TB

IT vs. TB

Tuberculosis has been an age-old scourge for Filipinos, killing 14,000 in 2015 (according to data from the Department of Health, ...
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BS Agricultural Chemistry student and University of Oviedo exchange student Michelle Danne Desuyo. (Photo by El Bacani, UP MPRO)

MOVE UP and spend a semester abroad

There were many things that Lia Soliongco liked about her stint as an exchange student at the University of Trento ...
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School children with a DSWD teacher in a a classroom in Barangay San Roque, Gapan City, Nueva Ecija. Photo from Judgefloro, taken 16 January 2015 (Phoro from Wikicommons, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jf9136SanRoque,Gapan_CityNEfvf_10.JPG)

Teaching in mother tongues

In 2009, the Department of Education (DepEd) recognized the benefits of teaching children using their mother tongue or first language ...
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