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Approved acceptable use policy for information technology (it) resources of the up system

Download PDF version Section 1. Policy StatementComputers and networks are powerful technologies for accessing and distributing information and knowledge. They are strategic technologies for the current and future needs of the UP SYSTEM. For now, computing facilities and network infrastructure are a costly resource and thus must be used solely for teaching, learning,

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Published on 5:42 am

IN PHOTOS: 1,086 graduate from UPV

In photos: 1,086 graduate from upv

UP Visayas (UPV) conferred degrees upon 1,086 graduates this year in two commencement exercises. The first was in Miagao, Iloilo where 840 graduates from the Miagao and Iloilo City campuses received their degrees on June 22. The second was on June 26 in Tacloban, Leyte, where UPV Tacloban College (UPVTC) graduates numbered 246. Ma. Sheena Escordial led the UPV Class of

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Published on 4:44 am

IN PHOTOS: UP Diliman holds 107th General Commencement Exercises

In photos: up diliman holds 107th general commencement exercises

UP Diliman candidates for graduation and their families and friends, UP officials and most respected faculty members, and guests from the diplomatic corps attend the University’s 107th commencement exercises on June 24, 2018 morning, at the UP Diliman Amphitheater, Quezon City.Sen. Loren Legarda receives an honorary Doctor of Laws and delivers the commencement

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Published on 9:09 am

What is a struggling artist?

What is a struggling artist?

The Crab Mentality InvasionAcrylic and Textile Paint on Canvas3.38 ft x 2.35 ft2014(Photo from wyndelle.wordpress.com)   First is the art. Wyndelle Remonde’s works are catchy. Comic. Contemporary. They would have to be, to be exhibited alongside other urban and edgy works in the annual Moniker Art Fair, which took place in New York in May 2018; and the Coaster

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Published on 4:41 am

Meet the giant clam fam

Meet the giant clam fam

It is impossible to miss those electric colors—shifting from olive green to brown or dark green to violet; those shining in brilliant shades of blue and green; or the ones freckling in mixed colors of yellow, green, and brown; and especially those looking regal in mottled patterns of yellow-brown, green or gray—when passing through the waters of Silaqui Island in

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Published on 7:56 am

UP, Stanford University link up for Law programs

Up, stanford university link up for law programs

Representatives signing the MOU (L-R): UP Law BGC Program External Executive Director Diane A. Desierto, WSD Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice at Stanford University Executive Director Prof. David J. Cohen, Ph.D., UP President Danilo L. Concepcion, UP College of Law Dean Fides Cordero-Tan (Photo by Pedro Malicdem Jr., UP College of Law)   The

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Published on 8:43 am

Theater for community and nation

Theater for community and nation

At age 14, as a young theater enthusiast, Professor Glecy Atienza tried to convince high school principals to establish and maintain theater groups in their schools. During her lunch breaks, she would take a bus to Manila and speak to principals and convince school administrators to encourage students to experience theater by writing and performing. Atienza started in

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Published on 8:43 am

Theater for community and nation

Theater for community and nation

At age 14, as a young theater enthusiast, Professor Glecy Atienza tried to convince high school principals to establish and maintain theater groups in their schools. During her lunch breaks, she would take a bus to Manila and speak to principals and convince school administrators to encourage students to experience theater by writing and performing. Atienza started in

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Published on 9:31 am

This bioinformatician is Teaching Filipinas to Code

This bioinformatician is teaching filipinas to code

A crowd of developers and engineers with laptops packed the small white room at the iAcademy in Makati City for the day’s workshop on data analysis and machine learning. The diverse audience contrasted with the fact that the event’s technical facilitators were all female. Casually dressed and with years of training behind them, the team featured UP molecular

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Published on 8:55 am

UPMin BS Architecture program is exhibitor in Venice Biennale

Upmin bs architecture program is exhibitor in venice biennale

A summary of Davao City history in the UP Mindanao architecture exhibit in the “16th Venice Architecture Biennale 2018” in Venice, Italy. (Photo courtesy of Rene Estremera, Public Relations Officer, UP Mindanao)   University of the Philippines (UP) Mindanao Department of Architecture is one of four Philippine architecture schools that are participating in

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Published on 2:56 am

DOST-JSPS Joint Research Program for 2019 now open for proposals

Dost-jsps joint research program for 2019 now open for proposals

  Department of Science and Technology (DOST) – Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Joint Research Program, first launched in 2004, is a bilateral exchange program jointly conducted by Filipino and Japanese researchers in accordance with their mutual agreement on international scientific collaboration. In this bilateral activity, a Filipino

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Published on 2:59 am

Are Laguna’s hot springs losing steam?

Are laguna’s hot springs losing steam?

Researchers, mostly from the University of the Philippines, have pointed out that over-extraction of groundwater by hot spring resorts in Calamba and Los Baños in Laguna Province can cause a variety of problems, such as a drop in groundwater level and competition for water supply in the near future. Will Laguna’s hot springs also “lose steam” or cool down due to

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Published on 7:21 am

“CHOPIN: BEFORE and BEYOND” ends Abelardo Hall Concert Series Season 1

“chopin: before and beyond” ends abelardo hall concert series season 1

  For Abelardo Hall Concert Series 2018 Season 1 finale, the U.P. College of Music proudly presents “CHOPIN: BEFORE and BEYOND” A Solo Concert Featuring Albert Tiu. Described by American Record Guide as “an artist of uncommon abilities”, the Filipino pianist is also known for his innovative programming and eclectic repertoire. His recitals, billed “The

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Published on 6:00 am

Spanish university firms up ties with UP for law education

Spanish university firms up ties with up for law education

  A delegation from the University of Málaga and the University of Deusto visited UP on June 4, 2018 to strengthen a graduate academic exchange project in Law for the former and to explore ties for the latter. The delegation met with UP President Danilo Concepcion and UP College of Law representatives.   UP College of Law Dean Fides Cordero-Tan (center) and UP

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Published on 9:18 am

UP Singing Ambassadors celebrate 38th anniversary in “The Reason We Sing”

Up singing ambassadors celebrate 38th anniversary in “the reason we sing”

  Join the UP Singing Ambassadors as they celebrate their 38th anniversary in “The Reason We Sing.” Mark the dates: June 11 (Mon) 7:30 PM at the RCBC Plaza June 13 (Wed) 7:30 PM at the Ayala Museum June 17 (Sun) 5 PM at the UP Bahay ng Alumni June 18 (Mon) 6:30 PM at the UP Film Center Online ticket

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New batch of UPD-NSTP graduates inducted into NSRC

New batch of upd-nstp graduates inducted into nsrc

More than sixty students of the University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) who completed the course requirements under the National Service Training Program (NSTP) – UP College of Fine Arts (CFA) for academic year 2017-18 received their certificates of recognition on May 30, 2018, at the new building of the UP CFA in Diliman, Quezon City. The UPD-NSTP graduates

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Published on 10:27 am

UP scientists launch festival to connect research with everyday life

Up scientists launch festival to connect research with everyday life

‘UP College of Mass Communication Dean Elena Pernia (standing) introduces event speakers (from left) Chancellor Carmencita Padilla, Dr. Laura Pham, and Prof. Louie Balicanta. (Photo by Jun Madrid, UP MPRO)   One of the themes that stood out at the launch of Aghambayan, the UP-Department of Science and Technology (DOST) sponsored innovation festival, was the

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Published on 6:12 am

Blazing a trail in the digital landscape

Blazing a trail in the digital landscape

UP Open University (UPOU) Networks is the first of its kind in the country, perhaps even in Southeast Asia. It’s certainly the first among member institutions in the Asian Association of Open Universities. UPOU Networks an online repository of multimedia learning materials, both open and proprietary, produced by the University. And in this day and age, when the Internet

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Published on 6:12 am

Blazing a trail in the digital landscape

Blazing a trail in the digital landscape

UP Open University (UPOU) Networks is the first of its kind in the country, perhaps even in Southeast Asia. It’s certainly the first among member institutions in the Asian Association of Open Universities. UPOU Networks is an online repository of multimedia learning materials, both open and proprietary, produced by the University. And in this day and age, when the

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Published on 6:12 am

Blazing a trail in the digital landscape

Blazing a trail in the digital landscape

UP Open University (UPOU) Networks is the first of its kind in the country, perhaps even in Southeast Asia. It’s certainly the first among member institutions in the Asian Association of Open Universities. UPOU Networks is an online repository of multimedia learning materials, both open and proprietary, produced by the University. And in this day and age, when the

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