Ateneo Law School Soars with 97.36% Over-All Passing Rate
THE Supreme Court released the 2016 Bar Examination Results today, May 3, 2017, with Ateneo Law School achieving a 97.36% over-all passing rate or 221 passers out of 227 bar takers, and a 99.44% passing rate or 177 passers out of 178 first-time takers. Karen Mae L. Calam, of the University of San Carlos, topped […]
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...
news 9:31 PM Aug 2014
ALS student falls victim to would-be purse snatcher in Rockwell area
“IT HAPPENED so fast,” said Gillian Flores, a third-year Ateneo Law School student, as she recounted the traumatic ordeal. Early morning last 4 June 2014, merely two days after the start of the school...
news 9:29 PM Aug 2014
ALS students rediscover Japan’s cultural heritage in Kyushu University
“REINVENTING Japan” was Kyushu University’s theme for the short-term cultural exchange with different Asian universities, including the Ateneo de Manila University School of Law. Armand Dulay (4A), Angela Feria (3A), Philip Recentes (3C), Patricia...
news 9:25 PM Aug 2014
Draft ruckus disturbs Rockwell peace
“I DON’T like thinking about it,” replied the shaken law student when asked about the events during the night of 5 June 2014. On that date, patrons of the popular watering hole, Draft Gastropub...
news 9:05 PM Aug 2014
ALS Alumni deliver speeches in Masters of Law Graduation Rites
THREE remarkable alumni from the Ateneo Law School (ALS) were called on to perform a most daunting and honorable task this year—that of speaker in their respective Masters of Law graduation rites. Carlo D....
news 8:56 PM Aug 2014
Dean clarifies the ‘kill order’ fiasco
A.Y. 2013-2014 ended with 52 students being dismissed from the Ateneo Law School (ALS)—42 freshmen, 6 sophomores, 3 juniors, and 1 senior. A.Y. 2014-2015 started with 297 first year students, 181 second year students,...