An Online Exhibit of UP Heroes and Martyrs
30 September 2022
In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Declaration of Martial Law, the University of the Philippines Manila will have an online exhibit with the title Memoria: An Online Exhibit of UP Heroes and Martyrs on the 30th of September 2022.
The exhibit will showcase heroes and martyrs from the University of the Philippines, especially from UP Manila, who offered their idealism and lives to pursue a free and democratic Philippines. The event is n line with UP’s Day of Remembrance (DOR) “to commemorate members of the UP community who stood at the forefront of the resistance to Martial Law during the administration of President Ferdinand E. Marcos. The commemoration also serves to highlight the University’s role as a champion of academic freedom and as a beacon for hope and an advocate of human rights during the darkest days of democracy in the country.”
This event is part of the activities of the Day of Remembrance 2022 of the UP System with the theme ML@50: Manindigan sa Katotohanan, Itanghal ang Katarungan.