UP CMC faces 82% enrollment drop due to K to 12

UP CMC faces 82% enrollment drop due to K to 12

By Faith Esther Brown and Meryll Phae Red Carao / Infographics: Renee Cuisia (Published in TNP Editorial Issue 1, Year 38 on Aug. 6, 2016) A decline in freshman admission in the University of the Philippines (UP) College of Mass Communication (CMC) followed this...
The Probability of Privilege

The Probability of Privilege

By Andrea Jobelle Adan Three bold, capitalized words were all it took to plunge students into a gamble between money and knowledge. On July 12, a memorandum was sent to college secretaries and coordinators, notifying them of the “no late payment” policy which applied...
Despite new system, long lines mar loan application

Despite new system, long lines mar loan application

By Kiersnerr Gerwin Tacadena Despite the shift to the online filing of tuition loan applications this semester, students still had to fall in line outside the Office of Scholarships and Student Services (OSSS) during enrollment period. OSSS Officer-in-Charge Aristeo...