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Santiago of International Relations presents UST’s internationalization strategy in ASEACCU conference in Korea

On August 21, 2019, Prof. Karen S. Santiago, PhD, Associate Director of the Office of International Relations and Programs, presented UST’s Internationalization framework and...

Incoming Episcopal Commission on Youth Chair Bishop Alarcon opens A.Y. 2019-2020

The incoming Chair of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines’s Episcopal Commission on Youth, Daet Bishop Rex Andrew C. Alarcon, D.D. opened UST’s...

Dominicans elect 88th Master of the Order: Filipino priest Fr. Gerard Francisco P. Timoner III, O.P.

On July 13, 2019, the Order of Preachers welcomed the 87th successor of St. Dominic de Guzman, in the person of Fr. Gerard Francisco...

Grand Chancellor brings nine-year term to a close by visiting Dominican Province of the Philippines

From July 4-6, 2019, the outgoing Master of the Order of Preachers, Br. Bruno F. Cadoré, O.P., M.D. made one final stop to a...

UST Hospital inaugurates eleven-story St. John Paul II building

On July 4, 2019, the University of Santo Tomas Hospital inaugurated the brand-new St. John Paul II Building, which will serve as an expansion...

UST, Catholic University of America graduate first cohort of double-degree civil engineers

In May 2019, the pioneer four-member cohort of dual-degree students of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) and Catholic University of America (CUA) earned...

Santísimo Rosario welcomes Fr. Talavera as new Parish Priest

In a solemn rite followed by a concelebrated Eucharistic celebration on June 4, 2019, Rev. Fr. Paul Reagan Talavera, O.P. was installed as the...

10,186 graduating students honored in 2019 Baccalaureate Celebration

In a rare moment, the number of graduating degree students breached the five-figure mark, with 10,186 students earning their degrees from UST’s 22 faculties,...