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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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Students discuss pressing issues at first Sanggu Town Hall

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Published 18 June, 2017 at 12:55 PM

REPRESENTATIVES FROM various student groups aired their concerns on a broad range of issues during the first Sanggunian Town Hall held last Friday, June 16 in...

Sanggunian releases first-ever ‘core principles’

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Published 16 June, 2017 at 6:39 PM

IN AN effort to create its own unique identity and have guiding determinants for responding to the national situation, the Sanggunian released seven core...

Tirol appointed as new OAA director

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Published 01 June, 2017 at 11:48 AM

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Jose Ma. Edito “Jo-Ed” Tirol from the History Department begins his term as the new director of the Office of Admission of Aid (OAA)...

Sereno to grads: Stand up amid threats to democracy

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Published 26 May, 2017 at 7:44 PM

IN HER commencement address, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno (AB EC ‘80) tackled President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of martial law and the...

Ateneo welcomes Lakbay Buhay pilgrims en route to Senate

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Published 21 May, 2017 at 8:02 PM

Members of the Ateneo community and allied institutions welcomed pilgrims from Lakbay Buhay, a multi-sectoral caravan organized by the Catholic Church to march...

Emerging orgs seek venue reservation, recruitment period reforms

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Published 13 May, 2017 at 11:34 AM

ON MARCH 24, emerging organizations sent a statement of requests to the Office of Student Activities (OSA) regarding their apprehensions on the current...

COA induction ceremony welcomes new org leaders

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Published 09 May, 2017 at 10:37 AM

THE COUNCIL of Organizations of the Ateneo (COA) held its induction ceremony for incoming student organization leaders and incoming members of the COA Central...

Sanggunian President names new department secretaries

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Published 08 May, 2017 at 8:26 PM

IN A memorandum addressed to the Loyola Schools community on May 5, Sanggunian President Ia Marañon presented the newly appointed department secretaries under...

Transgender students seek freedom of restroom choice

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Published 06 May, 2017 at 4:12 PM

SEVERAL TRANSGENDER students have engaged in focus group discussions (FGDs) with the Office of Student Services (OSS) regarding permission to use their...

INAF programs affected by CHED moratorium

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Published 06 May, 2017 at 4:06 PM

SEVERAL ACTIVITIES in the Loyola Schools have been halted and modified in line with the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Memorandum Order No. 17 issued...

TEDxADMU takes on different ‘Viewpoints’

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Published 06 May, 2017 at 3:59 PM

AUDIENCE MEMBERS were treated to a wide array of perspectives as speakers weighed in on issues as diverse as architecture, music, and human rights during...

Ateneans tackle refugee crisis in 2017 Hult Prize

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Published 06 May, 2017 at 3:54 PM

ADDRESSING THE plight of refugees fleeing places of conflict across the globe, Ateneo teams Kyuse and RE:Initiative showcased their proposed business models in...

‘No-show’ at public consultation despite tuition woes

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Published 06 May, 2017 at 3:47 PM

DESPITE COMPLAINTS over the rise in tuition fees, there was a lack of students present during the public consultations held by the Sanggunian to voice out...

Kabataan Party List founds Katipunan chapter in Ateneo

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Published 06 May, 2017 at 3:42 PM

THE KABATAAN Partylist (KPL) launched its Katipunan chapter last February as de facto Education and Research Committee Head Diana Breboneria said that its...

SJC releases list of newly appointed COMELEC Commissioners

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Published 23 April, 2017 at 5:43 PM

THE ATENEO Student Judicial Court (SJC) released a resolution on the appointment of the Commissioners of the Ateneo Commission on Elections (COMELEC) for the...