Inquiry’s articles are defined by depth—they explore the greater issues behind events. As the publication’s investigative arm, Inquiry looks to unveil the reality behind the facade of public perception and inspire conversations on things that matter.

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Social media: A balancing act

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Published 03 April, 2017 at 7:28 PM

IN THIS day and age of online expression and activity, statements like “Did you see what so-and-so posted last night?” easily become conversation starters...

Blue Eagle blues

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Published 03 April, 2017 at 6:57 PM

The Blue Eagle is one of the most well recognized brands in Philippine collegiate sports.  It is a symbol that is often considered synonymous with the Ateneo...

Birds of a feather

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Published 03 April, 2017 at 6:52 PM

THIRTY-ONE years ago, the Ateneo defied a regime. Rallying under the banner of a nation indignant and wearied, enough was enough for the university as it...

Beyond area visits

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Published 05 February, 2017 at 10:08 PM

Among the most passionate people in the university are the members of the sector-based cluster (SBC) organizations. Committed members regularly visit their...

Oral traditions

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Published 27 December, 2016 at 3:00 PM

It’s that time of year again—when a line outside De La Costa Hall spans the length of the building, as the air outside whirs with the buzzing anticipation...

Reclaiming lost ground

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Published 27 December, 2016 at 12:17 PM

Article III, Section 3, of the 2016 Constitution of the Undergraduate Students of Ateneo de Manila states: “The Sanggunian is the sole autonomous government...

The Issue of transition

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Published 27 December, 2016 at 12:09 PM

GIRL, BOY, bakla, tomboy—that’s about as far as the gender and sexuality spectrum goes in the mindset of many, if not most, Filipinos. While terms such as...

Help wanted: When employees expire

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Published 07 November, 2016 at 1:48 AM

UNCONSTITUTIONAL, PROHIBITED, a hindrance to skill development—these were the words the 2016 presidentiables used to describe contractual labor. In a series...

How safe is safe?

Published 06 November, 2016 at 4:46 PM

The effectiveness of Ateneo’s security in question March 28, 2016. The Ateneo receives a bomb threat at 8:32 am from an unknown source. Office of Student...

Mind your business

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Published 06 November, 2016 at 4:29 PM

It is not unusual to think that businesses only act upon their own self-interest. After all, it is the duty of business owners to maximize profits. However,...

Silenced voices

Published 30 October, 2016 at 9:16 PM

[View the interactive version here.] Journalists and other media personnel have been hard at work in documenting the happenings in our country at present,...

Re-visioning history

Published 30 October, 2016 at 9:04 PM

[View the interactive version here.] AT THE corner of EDSA and Quezon Avenue is a place called Bantayog ng mga Bayani. This memorial center is comprised of...

In mind and governing body

Published 11 October, 2016 at 10:20 PM

On July 8, the Department of Health (DOH) and the Natasha Goulbourn Foundation—a non-profit organization dedicated to depression awareness and...

Kindling for change

Published 11 October, 2016 at 9:12 PM

Philippine politics has always been a hot topic for discussion and debate. Revolutions, impeachment cases, and even the recent success of President Rodrigo...

Cura mentis

Published 29 September, 2016 at 6:10 PM

Walk into the emergency room of any hospital. You will likely be able to tell what the majority of these patients are suffering from: Gunshot or stab wounds,...