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PAALAM Dr. Gelia Tagumpay-Castillo, National Scientist (Rural Sociology)

PAALAM Dr. Gelia Tagumpay-Castillo, National Scientist (Rural Sociology)

Few hours ago, the family, friends, and colleagues of our dear Dr. Gelia Tagumpay-Castillo gathered to pay last respects at the Arlington Memorial Chapels and Crematory, Araneta Avenue, Quezon City. The ritual was simple and heart-warming. While there was an air of sadness, a deep sense of completeness was felt Continue reading.

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Our National Scientist, Dr. Gelia T. Castillo

Our National Scientist, Dr. Gelia T. Castillo

Today, we remember and celebrate a well-lived life of a rural sociologist, Dr. Gelia T. Castillo, national scientist, of the University of the Philippines – Los Baños, who inspired generations of sociologists and social scientists here and abroad. Her passing yesterday afternoon, August 5, 2017, left many of us sad but Continue reading.

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Last day of submissions for the 2017 PSS National Conference.

Last day of submissions for the 2017 PSS National Conference.

Last day! July 31, 2017. Today is the last day of abstract submissions and panel proposals for the 2017 PSS National Conference in UP Cebu. For more information, email us at philippinesociology@gmail.com or visit our conference website – http://philippinesociology.com/national-conference/. #SociologyPH #PSSCebu2017

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The Irreverence of Sociology

The Irreverence of Sociology

A speech delivered by Dr. Jayeel Serrano Cornelio at the Alay sa Sociology Graduates, 03 July 2017, MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology, Iligan City. Sociology is a difficult discipline. This should be very clear to you by now. If not, recall how irritated you were by some comments you saw on social Continue reading.

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