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COCOPEA opposes senate bills granting free tuition in SUCs

Ateneo de Davao University President Fr. Joel Tabora has published in his blog today the official statement of the Coordinating Council for Private Educational Associations (COCOPEA) against legislative proposals seeking to make tuition fees free for Filipino students enrolled in state universities and colleges (SUCs). “The Coordinating Council for Private …

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DepEd celebrates Nat’l Teacher’s Month

To acknowledge and express appreciation in the education sector’s crucial role in nation-building and in developing globally-minded citizens, the Department of Education (DepEd) conducted its National Teachers’ Month celebration last Sept. 30 at the Ateneo de Davao University. With the theme ‘Guro: Kabalikat sa Pagababago’, teacher representatives from the different …

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Gov’t holds peace talk in AdDU

“We must dare to dream of a society where we all live in peace.” With that, University President Fr. Joel Tabora, S.J. welcomed the participants of the Peace Talk Campus Tour: An Integrated Forum, Film Showing and Peace Booth Activity held last Sept. 20, at the Finster Auditorium of the …

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China has illegal claims – Carpio

Students and guests from different institutions gathered inside the Finster Auditorium last Friday afternoon as they witnessed a presentation which was entitled, “The West Philippine Sea/South China Sea Dispute: The Arbitration Decision and Its Challenges.” Organized by the Ateneo de Davao University-College of Law, it was presented by Senior Associate …

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14 confirmed dead in Roxas explosion

A suspected unidentified explosive device was allegedly set-off at the Roxas Night Market street fronting the Ateneo de Davao University last night, Sept. 2, at around 10:20PM. The explosion resulted in 14 confirmed casualties as of 2:40AM today, Sept. 3. According to authorities, the identification process of injured victims is still …

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