News chronicles the pressing issues and events that involve the Ateneo. The section aims to record stories as they happen, and inform the Ateneo community through accurate and timely articles.

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AEWU files notice of strike amid CBA deadlock

Published 10 January, 2018 at 9:58 AM

MEMBERS OF the Ateneo Employees and Workers Union (AEWU) have been staging lunchtime protests since January 3, following a deadlock on Collective Bargaining...

Liquor licenses for four Abada bars may not be renewed in 2018

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Published 29 December, 2017 at 10:15 AM

FOUR ESTABLISHMENTS within Barangay Loyola Heights will not be receiving liquor permit renewals for 2018 unless they fulfill certain requirements, according to...

Film master Nick Cruz, SJ passes away

Published 11 December, 2017 at 8:17 AM

FILM MAESTRO and professor Fr. Nicasio “Nick” Cruz, SJ passed away on the morning of December 10 at age 88. Cruz was an associate professor at the...

‘New modus’ along Abada preys upon LS students

Published 07 December, 2017 at 11:35 AM

TWO LOYOLA Schools students were held up by two individuals, one armed with a knife, at around 2:00 AM Thursday, along Esteban Abada. The two suspects...

Psychology chair urges students to openly address sexual violence

Published 01 December, 2017 at 1:57 PM

PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT Chair Mira Alexis Ofreneo, PhD led “A Talk on Violence Against Women on Campus” at CTC 413 on November 24. In the event, Ofreneo...

Villarin rejects ‘RevGov,’ calls to protect democracy

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Published 30 November, 2017 at 11:13 AM

UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT Jose Ramon Villarin, SJ urged the preservation of democratic values and institutions amid proposals for the establishment of a...

Senator slams fake news for ‘mind-numbing effects’ on Filipinos

Published 28 November, 2017 at 10:10 AM

SENATOR ANTONIO “Sonny” Trillanes IV of the Nacionalista Party led an open dialogue on the “fake news” phenomena, dishonest journalism, and their...

Sanggu takes stand against sexual misconduct in LS

Published 28 November, 2017 at 8:18 AM

THE SANGGUNIAN has released a memorandum regarding the “increasing number of complaints on sexual harassment and on indecent and disrespectful behavior...

All systems go for sectoral representation in Sanggu

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Published 07 November, 2017 at 6:58 PM

THE SANGGUNIAN will soon have legislative representatives of various student groups to recognize and promote their respective advocacies. The student groups...

LSOGC, Sanggu respond to students’ woes over guidance services

Published 07 November, 2017 at 2:29 PM

STUDENTS’ INTEREST in the University’s guidance services has risen recently, following some negative feedback on the Loyola Schools Office of Guidance and...

SJC prohibits Ombudsman from providing legal counsel

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Published 07 November, 2017 at 2:21 PM

THE LOYOLA Schools Office of the Ombudsman has been suspended from providing legal counsel by the Ateneo Student Judicial Court (SJC), leaving the office in a...

UN Special Rapporteur tackles upholding IPs’ rights thru SDGs

Published 07 November, 2017 at 8:41 AM

SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples for the United Nations (UN) Victoria Tauli-Corpuz discussed indigenous peoples’ (IPs) rights in line...

Former senator pushes for federalism to hasten ‘equal development’

Published 07 November, 2017 at 8:36 AM

FORMER SENATE President Aquilino “Nene” Pimentel Jr. of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) led a town hall discussion on...

LS, Sanggu to strengthen student safety measures

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Published 07 November, 2017 at 12:00 AM

THE LOYOLA Schools administration strengthened protocols regarding coordination with the Quezon City Police Department (QCPD) following recent police...

Ateneans distress over ‘unreliable’ OBF Wi-Fi

Published 30 October, 2017 at 7:20 PM

STUDENT FRUSTRATION continues to mount since the Office of Management Information Systems (OMIS) implemented the new OBF Wi-Fi network on August 21. A few...