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 7:26 PM Oct 2014
Fueled by volunteer power, 2014 Bar Operations delivers
THE ATENEO Law School (ALS) community capped off this year’s four-Sunday Bar examinations with the traditional Salubong at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza, yesterday, the last Sunday of October 2014. The Salubong featured both ALS...
news 4:38 PM Oct 2014
Building inside Rockwell Center catches fire
AT APPROXIMATELY 2:00PM of 27 October 2014, the ongoing construction site of the Lopez Tower and Museum located between the Ateneo Professional Schools and One Rockwell West Tower caught fire.
news 9:45 PM Aug 2014
Student Council Mid-Sem Report
SCHOOL year 2014-2015 is set to be the last June-March academic calendar year that the Ateneo Law School (ALS) will experience. This year marks the transition year to the August-May calendar year to be...
news 9:42 PM Aug 2014
ALS barrister speaks up about the shooting incident
For all law students, the months spent preparing for the dreaded Bar examinations are some of, if not the most, challenging times. For 28-year-old Katrina Veronica “Kate” G. Raymundo, an Ateneo Law graduate (Batch...
news 9:40 PM Aug 2014
ALS dedicates classroom in honor of Judge Rosales
THE ATENEO Law School (ALS) community honored the life of one of its distinguished alumnus, Executive Judge Voltaire Y. Rosales (LL.B., 1981), by formally dedicating Room 314 of the Ateneo Professional Schools Building in...
news 9:40 PM Aug 2014
OrSem 2014 welcomes freshmen to Ateneo family
THIS YEAR’S Orientation Seminar (OrSem) had a good number of surprises for Ateneo Law School’s new batch of students, and even for upperclassmen. Held last 14-16 May 2014, the yearly “welcome-to-law-school” event for incoming...
news 9:38 PM Aug 2014
RecWeek goes Disney
THE FIRST day of school marked the beginning of the Recruitment Week (RecWeek) of the different student groups under the Council of Organization of the Ateneo Law School (COAL). This year’s RecWeek, which had...
news 9:36 PM Aug 2014
STM wins the first ALSP National Debate Competition
A SAINT’S legacy continued. The St. Thomas More (STM) Ateneo Law Debate Team emerged as the inaugural champion of the ALSP (Association of Law Schools of the Philippines) National Debate Competition. The event, which...
news 9:34 PM Aug 2014
MTRCB and AHRC form partnership
THE MOVIE and Television Review Classification Board (MTRCB) and the Ateneo Human Rights Center (AHRC) forged a partnership last 4 April 2014 to bring a “human-rights based approach to media related issues.” The two...
news 9:33 PM Aug 2014
TCRL hosts dinner for key WTO official
LAST 3 June 2014, the Teehankee Center for the Rule of Law (TCRL) had the privilege of hosting a dinner for Mr. Hamid Mamdouh, the Director of Trade in Services of the World Trade...