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 4:30 PM Apr 2014
“Women inspiring change” on the spotlight in this year’s Gender Week
THE BATTLE for women’s rights traces its roots from as early as 1908, when 15,000 women in New York marched for better wages and voting rights. More than a century later, the battle is...
news 4:27 PM Apr 2014
Ateneo ties with UP in Stetson envi moot regional championship
IT WAS a close fight—or at least, it was for the judges. On December 21, 2013, a team from the Ateneo Law School—comprised of Kristine Borja (1E), Cecille Danica Gotamco (2C), Samantha Monzon (2C),...
news 4:24 PM Apr 2014
How to solve climate change? By int’l management, says Stanford prof
IN 2007, six climate change activists scaled the smokestack of a coal-fired power station in the United Kingdom and painted over its walls. A suit for criminal trespass was filed against them. Their defense?...
news 4:16 PM Apr 2014
CJ Panganiban Moot Court highlights ASIL’s Int’l Law Week
INTERNATIONAL Law Week, held last March 3-7, 2014, was organized by the Ateneo Society of International Law (ASIL) with the theme, “The International Legal Regime Surrounding Corruption.” According to ASIL’s incoming Deputy Administrator Mon...
news 4:08 PM Apr 2014
ADMU holds forum on ethical failures in the legal profession
ATENEO Law School (ALS), together with the Philippine Association of Law Schools (PALS), recently held a forum entitled “Ethical Failures in the Legal Profession: Interdisciplinary Perspectives” last February 28, 2014. Law students, lawyers and...
news 4:02 PM Apr 2014
Dean addresses student grievances; reveals 2015 plans
“WAG KAYO matakot magsalita (don’t be afraid to speak out). That’s why we are trying to listen to you.” Dean Sedfrey Candelaria gave this assurance to student leaders airing out their concerns and grievances...
news 5:27 PM Apr 2014
PNoy graces APS 40th Anniversary Celebration
The celebration of APS’s ruby year, dubbed “Four as One: Forming Leaders for Nation Building,” was highlighted by a forum wherein the President delivered the keynote address.