IIS Faculty and Students Greet the Summer Season Together

“He who travels to seek any (beneficial) knowledge is considered as a person who is struggling in Jihad for the cause of Allah until he returns (home).” – Tirmidhi, Hadith

Tug of War: test of collective strength and organized efforts. Photo Credit: Sahraman Disomimba

UP IIS faculty members, staff and students took a two-day trip to greet the summer sunshine and wear off the heat of 37 Degrees Celsius by hitting the shores of Calatagan, Batangas on April 13-14, 2014. IIS-based student organization, Wahdatul Assabiyyah, headed by Khalid Gunting organized the said trip which for them was more of an opportunity to bond with their fellow students and professors. Read more

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Wahdat ul-Asabiyyah Conducts Forum on FAB

 

Researchers from Korean Institute of Southeast Asian Studies attend FAB Forum (The couple in white shirt)

The Wahdat ul-Asabiyyah, UP Diliman-based organisation of Muslim graduate students, in collaboration with the Young Moro Professionals Network (YMPN)-Manila Chapter organised a one-day forum on the “Framework Agreement on Bangsamoro (FAB) and Mindanao Peace Process” at the Institute of Islamic Studies, University of the Philippines Diliman on March 10, 2014. Read more

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IIS Celebrates Culture and Arts Month

Pagnilay sa Pangalay: Ang Pagbabalik sa Tawi-Tawi, Sulu Archipelago

In celebration of the culture and the arts month, UP IIS and the Office for Initiatives in Culture and Arts (OICA) hosted a one-day cultural performance Pagnilay sa Pangalay: Ang Pagbabalik sa Tawi-Tawi, Sulu Archipelago at the IIS Conference Room on February 24, 2014. Read more

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