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 4:54 PM Apr 2014
AHRC Celebrates Indigenous Peoples in “Ka-Tribo Ako”
FEBRUARY of 2014 saw the launch of the Ateneo Human Rights Center (AHRC) Katutubo Desk’s annual Desk Session for school year 2013-2014, themed “Ka-Tribo Ako: Celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Contribution to Philippine Culture and Society,”...
news 4:44 PM Apr 2014
Renowned int’l lawyers present developing trends in Envi Law
THE “TRENDS in International and Comparative Environmental Law” forum, sponsored by the Ateneo Human Rights Center, was held in the Bernas Seminar Room, Ateneo Professional Schools (APS) last March 4, 2014. The event presented...
news 4:41 PM Apr 2014
Law students take a Sneak Peek in NOTA 2014
FILLED with song, dance and poetry, this year’s Night of the Arts (NOTA) kicked off the month of March with the theme “Sneak Peek” at the Fort Bonifacio, BGC, Taguig City. Ateneo Law School...
news 4:40 PM Apr 2014
Ateneo Jessup team overcomes UP; advances to Washington D.C.
AFTER two years of setbacks in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition national rounds, the Ateneo-Jessup team recently came out ahead of the University of the Philippines (UP) College of Law...
news 4:38 PM Apr 2014
ALS places third overall in 24th Conflicts of Law
THE ATENEO Law School (ALS) ended up bagging the bronze in the recently concluded 2014 Conflicts of Law, held on all Sundays of February and the first two Sundays of March, mainly at the...
news 4:37 PM Apr 2014
No Significant Change to 2014 Bar, says SC
Reacting to speculations on possible changes to the upcoming Bar Exam, Atty. Cristina Layusa, Deputy Clerk of Court and Supreme Court (SC) Bar Confidant, clarified, in an e-mail to The Palladium, that the 2014...
news 4:35 PM Apr 2014
Ateneo lands two spots in Top 10 of 2013 Bar
AFTER months of waiting, barristers welcomed the release of the 2013 Bar Exam Results in a press briefing held by Associate Justice Arturo Brion last March 18, 2014 at the Supreme Court. Justice Brion,...
news 4:34 PM Apr 2014
Students initiate the first Career Discernment Workshop
LAST March 4, 2013, the Lawyers as Leaders elective class of Atty. Tanya Lat spearheaded the Career Discernment Workshop—the first of its kind in the law school. The objective of the workshop is for...
news 4:33 PM Apr 2014
SC brings the Career Week to ALS
LAST March 3-7, 2014, the Ateneo Law School (ALS) Career Fair graced the halls of the Ateneo Professional Schools (APS) with Puyat, Jacinto and Santos Law Firm, Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) and...
news 4:31 PM Apr 2014
Young Filipinos file petition in SC to divide the roads in half
ON FEBRUARY 17 at around 7:30 a.m., a group of young Filipinos, fed up with traffic congestion, the high cost of transportation, and noise and air pollution, marched from Luneta Park to the Supreme...