The Great Divide: From Facebook to Face-to-Face
There are few places which are as cluttered as message boards, comments sections and wall-posts when it comes to political discussions. Fueled by personal attachment to the debated issue, every discussion quickly becomes an exercise in futility as each participant simply draws farther lines from each other with every impasse. It would seem that social […]
news 12:22 AM Mar 2016
ORSEM 2015: Freshmen start their journey at ALS
THE 2015 Freshmen Orientation Seminar (OrSem), held July 23-25, 2015, was the result of months of hard work by Batch 2018 of the Ateneo Law School (ALS). Themed Journeys: Together in Fl19ht, the OrSem...
news 11:39 PM Mar 2016
ALS to implement curriculum adjustments and Bar preparation programs
THIS academic year’s calendar shift is not the only thing new in the Ateneo Law School (ALS). The administration has introduced a number of reforms to the curriculum and has implemented new programs and...
news 1:00 PM Jan 2016
Ateneo triumphs at the ‘Debate sa Senado’
ATENEO Law School emerged as the champion against University of Santo Tomas in the National Finals of the Inter-Law School Debate Competition held at the Senate of the Philippines on January 20, 2016. The...
news 7:20 PM Jun 2015
ALS, UST debate on legalizing medical marijuana
Should medical marijuana be legally available in the Philippines? HB 4477, or the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Bill, says yes.
news 5:28 PM Jun 2015
Student Council holds Bar Forum for Incoming Seniors
Last May 27, the Ateneo Law Student Council held the Bar Preparation Dialogue 2015 for the benefit of the incoming batch of seniors. With speakers such as Dean Sedfrey Candelaria, Chairman Cesar Villanueva, Atty....
news 8:20 PM May 2015
STM, Teehankee Center host Law & Policy Debate
St. Thomas More Debate and Advocacy Society's official press release.
news 7:00 PM May 2015
APS@40 celebration concludes with leaders’ message: Join ‘quest’ for quality cities
“The Quest for Quality Cities and Quality of Life” served as the closing event of the 40th Anniversary Celebration of the APS.
news 12:44 AM May 2015
Professors Atty. Michael Aguinaldo and Dean Andres Bautista appointed as COA and COMELEC chiefs
ATENEO Law School (ALS) professors Atty. Michael G. Aguinaldo (’92) and Dean Juan Andres D. Bautista (’90) were recently appointed by President Aquino to the highest positions in the Commission on Audit (COA) and...
news 5:40 PM May 2015
Successful run for STM in ANC’s Square Off
Represented by members of the St. Thomas More Debate and Advocacy Society, the ALS reached the final round of ANC's Square Off: The Firm Debates.
news 3:14 PM May 2015
Ateneo wins Jessup exhibition rounds; bags Stetson best memorial
2015 has been a good year so far for the Ateneo Society of International Law (ASIL). With wins in two of the most prestigious international moot court competitions, the teams have proven that Ateneo...