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 11:53 PM Apr 2015
Tagle urges Batch 2015: Use the law to promote goodness
This year's graduating class draws inspiration from Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, Supreme Court Associate Justice Mariano del Castillo, and ALS Dean Emeritus and Hall of Fame Awardee, Fr. Joaquin Bernas.
news 10:44 PM Apr 2015
‘You are shepherds first,’ Fr. Jett reminds graduates
The truth is, my dear Ateneans, you are a child of God who happens to be a lawyer, not a lawyer who happens to be a child of God.
news 12:18 PM Mar 2015
2014 Bar results out; Drilon places 2nd, Delgado 10th
FOR THE 2014 Bar Examinations, the number “2” is the magic number of the Ateneo Law School (ALS). Roughly five months after the last exam was taken, the Supreme Court of the Philippines released...
news 6:42 PM Mar 2015
PH Jessup rounds: Ateneo sweeps elims; USC pulls finals upset
For the first time ever, neither Ateneo nor UP will represent the country in the International Rounds of the Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition.
news 1:28 PM Feb 2015
CEJA proclaims new SC officers; consti amendments fail
The Commission on Elections and Judicial Appointments (CEJA) of the Ateneo Law School has proclaimed the winners of the 2015 Student Council General Elections. Out of 783 student-voters, only 606 or 77.39% of the...
news 9:25 AM Feb 2015
CEJA suspends Vega from campaigning; SJC grants TRO
In its Decision, the CEJA stressed that Vega was afforded due process. However, Vega questioned the entire process, all of which took less than 24 hours.
news 2:55 PM Feb 2015
Kyushu visits ALS to strengthen partnership
In its second year of partnership with Kyusu University, the Ateneo Law School (ALS) hosted a short-term student exchange program for ten inbound students from the Japan-based institution.
news 7:49 PM Jan 2015
Supreme Court moves 2015 Bar to November
NovemBar it is. The Supreme Court on Tuesday officially announced the rescheduling of the 2015 Philippine Bar examinations from October, to November this year. The announcement was coursed through the official Twitter account of...
news 8:00 PM Jan 2015
ALS holds annual Sports-fest
Law students took a break from their daily grind and traded in their books for a day of sports with members of the community as the Ateneo Law School held its annual Sports-fest last...
news 9:13 PM Jan 2015
ACP enlistment hits snafu
There seems to be no end to the enlistment woes of Ateneans. Early tonight, a technical glitch muddled the online enlistment for the Alternative Class Program (ACP) scheduled on January 29, 2015. The website...