The Feast of the Black Nazarene, celebrated every January, gathers millions of devotees in Manila and various other cities around the Philippines. Two of our sociologists of religion, Dr Manuel Sapitula and Dr Jayeel Cornelio, served as resource persons for the media to explain the phenomenon. Dr Cornelio was interviewed Continue reading.
By: MARY ROSE C. AMPOON The University of the Philippines – Cebu hosted the Socio-Caravan last February 3, 2017, 1:00-5:00 pm at the UP Cebu AVR. Meaningful lectures were delivered during the caravan with more than a hundred students from the fields of social and natural sciences. Dr. Zona Amper Continue reading.
Prof. Randolf “ Randy” S. David will deliver a lecture on “Making Sense of Issues: Philippine Transition to Modern Society” on February 21, 2017, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the University Gymnasium of MSU-GenSan Fatima Campus. This forum is sponsored by the College of Social Sciences and Humanities Student Continue reading.
The Third World Studies Center of the College of Social Sciences and Philosophy, University of the Philippines-Diliman is proud to announce the celebration of its 40th anniversary with the conference, “The Third World Studies Center in Its 40th Year: An International Conference.” This will be held on 9-10 February 2017 Continue reading.
The Philippine Criminal Justice Researchers Society Inc. (PCJRS), in collaboration with Philippine Sociological Society (PSS) and Cavite State University (CvSU) will hold the 4th National Research Conference with the theme “Dimensions of Crime and Justice: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Social Deviance” on June 27-29, 2017 at University of Cebu – Continue reading.