Open and Distance Learning (ODL) as a concept has been well  entrenched  with  its  rich  literature  and application. Institutions and associations have thickened the discourse on this and have exchanged best practices and have built this strong community through many, many years. ODL is the merging of two concepts, that of “open learning” and “distance education”. This occurred when distance education (DE)...

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In 2011, the UP Open University (UPOU) embarked on the production of a community television program that aims to highlight science and technology issues and showcase the research and technologies produced by research and development (R&D) institutions based in the university town of Los Banos in Laguna, Philippines. The UPOU offers mostly graduate programs through open and distance e-learning...

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As early as 2001, we boldly declared “UPOU goes online.”  The move proved to be a game changer as it did not mean simply  switching  the  course  delivery  system of  the   UPOpen University (UPOU); it meant redefining and realigning critical functions of the university that affected the way we did things and the way we viewed ourselves as an academic institution. What then is UPOU and who are we?

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KASAYSAYAN NG KABABAIHAN SA PILIPINAS Dr. Ma. Luisa Camagay Ma. Luisa Camagay has been a faculty member of the University of the Philippines since 1972 and has held various positions in the University’s College of Social Sciences and Philosophy such as Chair of the Department of History, Coordinator for Publication, and Associate Dean for Academic […]

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Prof. Sheila Bonito, Assoc. Prof Joane Serrano, Asst. Prof Rita Ramos, Asst. Prof Charisse Reyes and University Researcher Carmelita Orias attended the Open Education (OE) Global Conference 2017 held at Cape Town Convention Center, Cape Town, South Africa last 8-10 March 2017. The group presented the results of their research entitled, “Impact of Open Educational […]

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RIZAL MONUMENTS AND THE FILIPINO DIASPORA Dr. Roberto Paulino DR. ROBERTO G. PAULINO is an Associate Professor at the Department of Art Studies, College of Arts and Letters in UP Diliman, where he also obtained his Ph.D. in Philippine Studies. He is the recipient of the Washington Sycip Award for Best General Education Learning Material […]

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Flaudette May Datuin, Ph.D. is a Professor at the Department of Art Studies, College of Arts and Letter in UP Diliman. Aside from courses on art and society, art theory and aesthetics, art history and art criticism, she teaches a GE course in Disaster Mitigation, Adpatation and Preparedness Strategies (DMAPS) based at the College of […]

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Leonardo C. Rosete is a designer, and a professor at the College of Fine Arts in UP Diliman. He obtained his Bachelor of Fine Arts in the same college in 1980. He specializes in space planning and design, product and systems design, and digital media and graphic design. He has exhibited his works in various […]

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FINDING GENOA, FINDING MYSELF Prof. Luna Sicat-Cleto Luna Sicat-Cleto is a writer and professor at the Department of Filipino and Philippine Literature in the University of the Philippines, Diliman. She has garnered several literary awards for her works including the Carlos Palanca Memorial Award for her short stories, poems, essays, and stories for children; Madrigal […]

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Dr. Jose Neil Garcia teaches creative writing and comparative literature in the University of the Philippines, Diliman, where he serves as Director of the University Press and a fellow for poetry in the Institute of Creative Writing. He is the author of numerous poety collections and works in literary and cultural criticism, including The Sorrows […]

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