ALS Welcomes 135 New Atenean Lawyers
As one of the top law schools of the country, Ateneo Law School has always performed consistently well in the bar examinations, and this year is no different. Among the 6,748 who took the bar last November, 1,724 passed, making the national passing rate 25.5%. Of the passers, 135 come from our alma mater. Ateneo’s […]
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,...
news 5:34 PM Apr 2014
ALS student-leaders witness the Ignatian Way at JLE
“CO-WORKERS in the vineyard of legal education,” said Dean Sedfrey Candelaria pointing to the designation of the 36 Ateneo Law School (ALS) student leaders—comprised of outgoing and incoming Student Council officers, heads of different...
news 5:17 PM Apr 2014
Speakers enlighten students on Cybercrime Prevention Act issues
“THIS IS a virgin area of practice,” stated Atty. Rico Domingo in the opening remarks of the 10th Media Law symposium held last March 12, 2013, at the Justitia Hall. This year’s forum focused...
news 5:00 PM Apr 2014
Libertas hosts the first ever Medina Cup; 1C prevails
COINCIDING with its namesake’s birthday, the Medina Cup was held on the 28th of February, at the Ateneo Professional Schools Auditorium. The Medina Cup is the landmark project of the recently created student-organization, Libertas:...
news 4:59 PM Apr 2014
APS security personnel bag 1st and 2nd in ELSA Amazing Race
LAST FEBRUARY 23, 2014, the Environmental Law Society of the Ateneo (ELSA) held its third annual Amazing Race. This year, six teams of three competed in a race around the Metro to raise awareness...