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UP centennial activities

July 2008

Launch of Indy Film Festival, organized by CMC

2 Thematic Lecture: Prof. Miriam Ferrer, NISMED Auditorium

5 UPD hosts the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP), Araneta Coliseum

10 View from the Outside Lecture: Rep. Satur C. Ocampo, NISMED Auditorium

22 Centennial Lecture Series: Prof. Jose V. Abueva, NISMED Auditorium

26 2nd 50 years of CFA, CCP

31 View from the Outside: Fr. Bienvenido F. Nebres, S.J., UP Manila

August 2008

Balagtasan, organized by CAL

Revival of UP Mobile Theater as an outreach program of DUP

Uniberso: Isang pagtatanghal ng tula sa iba-iba at kakaibang paraan sa loob ng siglong kinilala ng UP at kumilala sa UP

Paligsahan sa Pagpapayaman ng Wikang Filipino: Pamimili ng mga salitang mula sa iba’t-ibang katutubong wika sa bansa na dapat mailahok sa korpus ng Pambansang Wika

8 Alumni Homecoming, College of Mass Communication

9 Alumni Homecoming, School of Economics

12 Centennial Lecture Series: Fidel V. Ramos, UPOU

22 View from the Outside Lecture: Ms. Sheila Coronel, NISMED Auditorium

29 Centennial Lecture Series: Prof. Randolf David, UP Baguio

September 2008

3 View from the Outside Lecture: Dr. Washington Sycip, NISMED Auditorium

Alumni Homecoming, College of Music

4 American Jazz Duo Concert, Abelardo Hall Auditorium

5 UP National Artists for Music Concert, Abelardo Hall Auditorium

Hay Ride/Barn Dance

The Tide of Modernism, Gonzalez Hall

9 Thematic Lecture: Dr. Alberto Romualdez, UP Manila

18 Centennial Lecture Series: Prof. Ernesto Domingo, UP Manila

26 Centennial Lecture Series: Prof. Wilfredo David, UPLB


October 2008

Conference on Environmentally Sound Architecture, Design and Planning with exposition fair

Balagtasan semi finals, organized by CAL

2 Centennial Lecture Series: Prof. Marvic Leonen, UP Baguio / Malcolm Hall

22 Alumni Homecoming, School of Urban and Regional Planning

27-29 Creative Industry Conference, organized by CAL, CFA and CM

29 Alumni Homecoming, School of Labor and Industrial Relations and the Asian Center

November 2008

7 Bela Bartok’s Bluebeard Castle Opera, UP Theater

8 Bela Bartok’s Bluebeard Castle Opera, CCP

12 Thematic Lecture: Prof. Cynthia Rose Bautista, NISMED Auditorium

17 Commemoration of the 80th birth anniversary of Dean José Encarnación Jr.

18 Centennial Lecture Series: Prof. Ma. Serena Diokno, NISMED Auditorium

28 Centennial Lecture Series: Prof. José Magpantay, UP Iloilo

December 2008

1 Carillon Concert, organized by OICA and College of Music

5 Centennial Lecture Series: Prof. Ramon Santos, NISMED Auditorium

6 Alumni Homecoming, School of Statistics

7 Alumni Homecoming, College of Business Administration

8 Alumni Homecoming, College of Arts and Letters

Parade of Muses, organized by OICA

10 Balagtasan Finals, UP Theater

12-13 Dance concert reliving fashion and lifestyle through the decades, organized by CHK, UP Theater

14 Parade of Carnival Queen, organized by OICA, UP Gymnasium

16 Faculty Follies, organized by OICA, CAL and CMC, UP Theater

17 UP Grand Centennial Lantern Parade, where alumni chapters here and abroad, organizations and the constituent universities are invited to participate with floats.

Other activities are still being finalized.
Schedules are subject to change without prior notice.

Schedules are subject to change without prior notice.