DILIMAN, Quezon City — The University of the Philippines Diliman College of Engineering and the UPD National Engineering Center, in partnership with MERALCO Power Academy, discussed the potential of nuclear energy for the Philippines during the i-conNECt on the Potential of Nuclear Energy (Small Modular Reactor) for Energy Sustainability and Security (Potential of Nuclear Energy) at the NEC Audiovisual Room on 14 September. 

DILIMAN, Quezon City — With the support of the UP Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the UP Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, collaborating institutions of the UP School of Statistics, UP Diliman Office for the Advancement of Teaching, Psychological Association of the Philippines-LGBT Psychology Special Interest Group, and Babaylanes Inc. launched the University of the Philippines Rainbow Research Hub on 30 June at the UP Diliman University Theater Lobby.

DILIMAN, Quezon City — The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) partnered with the University of the Philippines National Center for Transportation Studies (UP NCTS), demonstrating the agency’s commitment to enhancing traffic management within the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Complex. 

NAMUR, Belgium — The University of Namur hosted a Philippine Studies Conference from 7 to 9 June, following a grant from the Philippine Government to celebrate and recognize the years of extensive research collaboration between Belgian and Filipino scholars. The conference highlighted the academic and research exchange between the University of Namur and UP Population Institute’s faculty, researchers, and graduate students. 

Journal Online — Monitoring the health of marine environments is a laborious activity, but is essential for evaluating the success of reef protection and rehabilitation initiatives. A fish census commonly involves divers swimming along a transect line, usually marked by a plastic cord, and visually counting and identifying the fish species that they encounter. This painstaking process requires trained experts and highly knowledgeable divers to accurately record data on species, size, and abundance.