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Jan 2
Jan 2

ICE Canteen: An Oasis in the Engineering Complex

By: Diana Padilla It is an additional burden for the students of the Engineering Complex to consume a satisfying lunch. A hike to the canteens of the National Science Complex or a long walk to the green carts and stalls at the ASCAL Walk is necessary. Instead of having full meals, students resort to the […]

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Jan 2
Jan 2

Modern Day Alchemists

By: Kevin Adrian Wong With the passage of time change becomes an inevitability. What once was is almost never what one will be. The same is true for organizations and people and so the same is true for UP ALCHEMES. With the coming and going of every academic year, new members are warmly welcomed while […]

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Jan 1
Jan 1

UP ALCHEMES Hosts ACLE Session on Fitness

By: Renz Gabriel Garduque No pain, no gain. That timeless adage inspired Shape UP!, the Alternative Classroom Learning Experience (ACLE) session held by the University of the Philippines Academic League of Chemical Engineering Students (UP ALCHEMES) last October 12, 2017 at Room 301-303 of Melchor Hall, College of Engineering, UP Diliman. Physical fitness and productivity […]

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Dec 0
Dec 0

ChEck-In: Freshies Have Arrived

By: Via Reyna   ChEck-In: The Chemical Engineering Department Building Tour & Seminar was launched last September 4, 2017 at the Department of Chemical Engineering with the help of the upperclassmen students of the said department; according to Jared Martinez, Chemical Engineering (ChE) Representative, “[it was] to orient freshmen of what lies ahead of the […]

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Dec 0
Dec 0

Home Away from Home

By: Joshua Chua   It’s 4:00 PM. Your last lecture for the day just finished and your professor has just dismissed you. After a long day of classes, you ponder how to spend the rest of your day. Do you go home? Grab a bite to eat? Study at the library? After some deliberation, you […]

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Dec 0
Dec 0

Passing of the Torch

By: Kevin Adrian Wong   Behind every good organization lies a strong foundation of members devoted to the cause that they are fighting for. However, what truly sets apart a great organization from one that is simply good is its leaders, those who are willing and capable of guiding the members into unlocking their full […]

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Dec 0
Dec 0

The ALCHEMES Brand of Public Service

By: Renz Gabriel Garduque Riiiiiinngg! Riiiiiinnngg! The alarm activated at 6:00 A.M. Jamie turned it off, but then decided to snatch five more minutes of sleep. She slept really late to finish acads-related works and then council responsibilities, and she felt like her three hours of sleep was not enough to give her energy for […]

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Sep 2
Sep 2

ALCHEMES rekindles college entrance exam tutorial for SHS studs

by Diana Padilla In line with UP ALCHEMES Inc.’s pursuance for academic excellence, the College Entrance Exam Review Series (CEERS) was conducted on August 5, 12, 19, 26 and September 2 in PACE Academy, Quezon City. The event aims to provide affordable and effective review materials and sessions to senior high school students for their […]

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Sep 2
Sep 2

Sir Mike Deang: From Egg to Eagle

by Kevin Adrian Wong   “Why did you decide to join the organization?”   “To grow.” Sir Michael Sean Deang, the UP ALCHEMES Faculty Adviser. Photo taken from Sir Deang’s Facebook Page. Perhaps one of the most common reasons to join an organization is to grow, to be better, to be the best that one […]

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Sep 1
Sep 1

Take Off

by Joselle Reyna   Last July 22, resident members, led by the Blockhandling (BH) Committee of UP ALCHEMES, organized Fresh Day 2017 at the Sunken Garden Grandstand and Vinzons Hall to bond with the freshies of the Department of Chemical Engineering and to give them an official welcoming to the University as well.   The […]

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