By Jodee A. Agoncillo
More than three decades ago, “Batch ’81” unsettled local moviegoers and later international audiences with its unflinching depiction of campus fraternity violence. Directed by Mike de Leon and with Mark Gil leading the cast, the film followed the initiation of seven neophytes into the “brotherhood” of Alpha Kappa Omega (AKO).
By Nancy C. Carvajal
A new case of violence was reported in Manila’s university belt area Tuesday night when a student was killed and two others were injured after a group fired at them while they were standing in front of the Far Eastern University gate in Sampaloc district.
By Julie M. Aurelio
Officials of all University of the Philippines (UP) campuses have been conducting separate reviews of their own security measures to ensure the safety of students and residents in their respective areas.