On 27 January 2017, Chancellor Melinda dP. Bandalaria conducted a talk on the QAlidad flagship program of the UP Open University. This was held at the Sandbox and attended by faculty and staff who eagerly listened and asked questions regarding the guiding principles and researchable areas that cover the goals of QAlidad. As the leading […]

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Youth Capacity Building and Exchange Program towards Sustainable Development and Conservation of Ifugao Rice Terraces Project Launch

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Kasalukuyang Propesor ng Sosyolohiya sa Kolehiyo ng Agham Panlipunan at Pilosoiya at Faculty Affiliate ng Tri-College Philipine Studies Program ng Pamantasan ng Pilipinas Diliman, si Clemen C. Aquino ay nagtapos ng AB Sociology cum laude (1979) at MA Sociology (1984) sa Pamantasan ng Pilipinas Diliman, at ng DPhil in Sociological Studies (1990) sa University of […]

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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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Dr. Bienvenido L. Lumbera is a poet, critic, and a Professor Emeritus at the Department of Filipino and Philippine Literature in UP Diliman. He completed his M.A. and then his Ph.D. in Comparative Literature at Indiana University in 1967, and has since written numerous works both in Filipino and English. Dr. Lumbera has a poetry […]

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Dr. Amihan Bonifacio-Ramolete at a tender age has been thrust to the world of theater and puppetry. She continues to promote the importance of creative expression and learning through theater and puppetry. Bonifacio-Ramolete was the chairperson of the Department of Speech Communication and Theater Arts and managing director of Dulaan Unibersidad ng Pilipinas. She is […]

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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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Sir Anril Pineda Tiatco earned his Ph.D. in Theatre Studies from the National University of Singapore. He was a visiting scholar at the Research Institute for Cosmopolitan Cultures in the University of Manchester from August 2012 to February 2013. His research works on Philippine traditional theatre performances, rituals, festivals, and contemporary theatre (particularly the National […]

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Dr. Tiongson is a Professor Emeritus at the UP Film Institute, and former dean of the UP College of Mass Communication (2003-2006) in Diliman. He served as artistic director and vice president of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (1986-1994) and chairman of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (2001). He is a […]

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Open and Distance Learning in the 21st Century How to Face the Challenges: A Sri Lankan Experience

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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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COMMERCIALIZATION OF TECHNOLOGY Dr. Gonzalo Serafica Dr. Gonzalo Serafica is the Co-Founder and Vice President for Technology and Intellectual Property of Xylos Corporation.

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Dr. Raniela E. Barbaza is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Filipino and Philippine Literature in UP DIliman. She completed her PhD in Comparative Literature at the University of Binghamton University, New York, in 2010. Afterwards, she was given a Teaching Assistantship by the Department of Comparative Literature, State University of New York […]

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Dr. Philip Ian P. Padilla finished his Bachelor of Science in Biology at UP Visayas. He took his Doctor of Medicine at the University of the Philippines Manila. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, and a Postgraduate Diploma on Research & Development of Products […]

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Dr. Portia Marcelo obtained her Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of the Philippines Manila and her Master in Public Health at the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health in Baltimore, USA. She is currently an Associate Professor in community medicine, social medicine, and global health at the College of Medicine and […]

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Maria Isabel Garcia is a science writer. She conceptualized The Mind Museum and has served as its curator since it was conceived in 2007 to the present. She has written 2 science books especially for the non-scientists. One is Science Solitaire (2006, National Book Award) and the other is Twenty One Grams of Spirit and […]

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Ramon Guillermo is a Professor at the Department of Filipino and Philippine Literature (DFPP), University of the Philippines Diliman. He has written several books, which include the novel Ang Makina ni Mang Turing, Translation and Revolution: A Study of Jose Rizal’s Guillermo Tell, and Pook at Paninidigan: Kritika ng Pantayong Pananaw. His areas of expertise […]

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PROMOTING RICE AND WHITE CORN COMBINATION AS FOOD STAPLE FOR FILIPINOS Dr. Artemio Salazar Dr. Artemio Salazar obtained his BSc in Agricultural Chemistry and MSc in Plant Breeding at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) and his PhD in Plant Breeding at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, USA. He currently heads the […]

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Dr. Giovanni Tapang is a Professor in the National Institute of Physics. He has also been a member and researcher of the Instrumentation Physics Laboratory of UP Diliman since 1997. He earned his doctoral degree in Physics in 2002 and since then has written and co-written numerous scientific papers, with over a hundred journal articles […]

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Dr. Jose Dalisay Jr. (Butch Dalisay to readers of his “Penman” column in the Philippine STAR) was born in Romblon, Philippines in 1954. He has published over 30 books of his stories, plays, and nonfiction in both English and Filipino, with six of those books receiving the National Book Award. More than 20 of his […]

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Dr. Clarissa David is a Professor in the College of Mass Communication at the University of the Philippines. She obtained her PhD at Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania. She conducts research in public opinion, political communication, public interventions, and communicating policy. Her recent book “The RH Wars: Framing the Population and Health Debate” […]

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Leonilo O. Doloricon is a distinguished visual artist and professor at the College of Fine Arts, UP Diliman. His works, known for reflecting social reality, have been exhibited here and abroad, including the Philippine Art Center in New York, Cento Cultura de la Raza in California, Cultural Exposition in Madrid, and the UP Vargas Museum. […]

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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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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 conferred by the Office of the Vice President for Academic […]

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Dr. Amihan Bonifacio-Ramolete at a tender age has been thrust to the world of theater and puppetry. She continues to promote the importance of creative expression and learning through theater and puppetry. Bonifacio-Ramolete was the chairperson of the Department of Speech Communication and Theater Arts and managing director of Dulaan Unibersidad ng Pilipinas. She is […]

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Transforming the Mind and Land of the People in Barangay Lambac, Pagsanjan, Laguna from a Conventional Farming Thinking to Organic Farming

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Conversion of Our Farm in Dalaguete, Cebu from Conventional Farming into Organic Farming Method

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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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Dr. Dalisay graduated from the University of the Philippines in 1984 (AB English, cum laude), the University of Michigan (MFA, 1988) and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Ph.D. English, 1991). He teaches English and Creative Writing as a full professor at the University of the Philippines. Among his distinctions, he has won 16 Palanca Awards in […]

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Kasalukuyang Propesor ng Sosyolohiya sa Kolehiyo ng Agham Panlipunan at Pilosoiya at Faculty Affiliate ng Tri-College Philipine Studies Program ng Pamantasan ng Pilipinas Diliman, si Clemen C. Aquino ay nagtapos ng AB Sociology cum laude (1979) at MA Sociology (1984) sa Pamantasan ng Pilipinas Diliman, at ng DPhil in Sociological Studies (1990) sa University of […]

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Sir Anril Pineda Tiatco earned his Ph.D. in Theatre Studies from the National University of Singapore. He was a visiting scholar at the Research Institute for Cosmopolitan Cultures in the University of Manchester from August 2012 to February 2013. His research works on Philippine traditional theatre performances, rituals, festivals, and contemporary theatre (particularly the National […]

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POSTCOLONIAL PATHS TO CONSTRUCTING THE NATION/BAYAN Dr. Priscelina Patajo-Legasto Dr. Priscelina Patajo-Legasto is a writer, critic, and a full professor at the Department of English and Comparative Literature in UP Diliman. She specializes and teaches courses in literary, cultural, feminist and Marxist theory and criticism, Philippine theater history and post-colonial studies. She completed her MA […]

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Si Dr. Althea Enriquez ay Kawaksing Propesor sa Departamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas ng Kolehiyo ng Arte at Literatura, UP Diliman. Nagtapos ng batsilyer at masteradong digri sa Linggwistiks sa UP Diliman at PhD Language Studies sa National University of Singapore. Nakapaglathala ng mga artikulo tungkol sa istruktura at pagtuturo ng Filipino sa […]

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Dr. Pamela Constantino is a Professor of Filipino and former chair at the Department of Filipino, UP Diliman. She finished her AB, MA and Ph. D. Philippone Studies in U.P. Diliman, specializing in the field of Filipino Language: Socialinguistics, Psycholinguistics and History. She is currently a faculty resource person of the Graduate Diploma in Cultural […]

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Dr. Alexander Flor is a Professor at the Faculty of Information and Communication Studies (FICS), UP Open University. He is also currently a Visiting Professor of Development Communication at Kasetsart University in Bangkok, and an Affiliate Professor of Knowledge Management at the College of Development Communication, UP Los Baños. Dr. Flor has been involved in […]

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Dr. Raul V. Destura Dr. Raul V. Destura is the current Director for Health of the Philippine Genome Center, Co-chair of the NIH Building Committee, and Medical Sciences Division Chair of the National Research Council of the Philippines, DOST. He has undergone several post-graduate internships and trainings such as fellowships in the University of the […]

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by Dr Melinda DP Bandalaria, Chancellor of UP Open University

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Visit the #‎UPOpenUniversity Community Hub along National Road, Maahas, Los Baños, Laguna for this month’s UPOU Organic Agri Fair & Farmers Market from 29-30 April 2016. Booths are now open to provide you a wide selection of organic products from a variety of suppliers. #FMDSOrganicAgriculture

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The speaker of this event, Mr. Ricky A. Bunao, discussed the possible roles of men in our society to stop the Violence Against Women (VAW).  He explained why men are more likely to commit violence to women. To end gender-based violence, Mr. Bunao encourages men from male-dominated organizations to get involved in activities that will […]

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