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Only UP makes it to Times Higher Education university ranking

THE UNIVERSITY of the Philippines (UP) is the only school in the country to land in the Times Higher Education world university ranking, leaving...

Sociology prof is new research center director

July 4, 2015, 2:20 p.m.  - SOCIOLOGIST Clarence Batan of the Faculty of Arts and Letters has been appointed the new director of the UST Research Center for Culture, Education and Social Issues (RRCESI).

Batan, who headed the RCCESI youth studies program, will replace Asian Studies professor Arlen Ancheta.

Batan is also the vice president of the Philippine Sociological Society and chairman of the Technical Committee for Sociology of the Commission on Higher Education.

RCCESI is the University's research arm in "advocating interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives following the research-directed programs scheme."