Isagani R. Cruz Writer

Isagani R. Cruz (born in 1945) is a Filipino writer. Cruz earned his undergraduate degree from the University of the Philippines, where he completed a Bachelor of Science in Physics in 1965. He later enrolled at the Ateneo de Manila University to earn an M.A. in English Literature in 1970. He also earned a Ph.D. in English Literature from the University of Maryland in 1976. In 1972 and 2003, Cruz received a Fulbright grant that allowed him to study in the United States. As a writer, Cruz has received recognition for his contributions to Philippine literature. He had written more than thirty books. He is a Don Carlos Palanca Memorial awardee for Literature. As a result he became a member of the Palanca Hall of Fame in 2004 for his plays, essays, and short stories in Filipino and English. He also won the SEAWRITE Award in 1991, the Centennial Literary Contest Award in 1998, and the Gawad Balagtas Award in 1999. Cruz represented the Philippines in several international conferences in Canada, Hong Kong, South Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia and Japan. Cruz’s scholastic articles were published in the Philippines and in the United States.

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Date of birth
1945

Education

1. University of Maryland, College Park Colleges/University

The University of Maryland, College Park (often referred to as The University of Maryland, UM, UMD, UMCP, or Maryland) is a public research university located in the city of College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland, just outside Washington, D.C. Founded in 1856, the University of Maryland is the flagship institution of the University System of Maryland. With a fall 2010 enrollment of more than 37,000 students, over 100 undergraduate majors and 120 graduate programs, Maryland is the largest university in the state and the largest in the Washington Metropolitan Area. It is a member of the Association of American Universities and a founding member of the Atlantic Coast Conference athletic league.

Type Land-grant university
Endowment
2012. 412 mil. $
2010. 363 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1856
Headquarters
1101 Main Administration Building, 20742 - College Park, Maryland
Undergraduates
2013. 26,658
2010. 26,922
2009. 26,542
Postgraduates
2013. 10,614
2011. 10,805
2010. 10,719
Acceptance rate
2012. 46.8 %
2010. 45.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 9.16 K $
2011. 8.66 K $
2010. 8.42 K $
2009. 8.05 K $
2008. 8.01 K $
Official web page www.umd.edu
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People attended University of Maryland, College Park connected by profession and/or age

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2. University of the Philippines National university

The University of the Philippines (Unibersidad ng Pilipinas in Filipino, commonly abbreviated as U.P. and colloquially referred to as Peyups) is the national university of the Philippines. Founded in 1908 through Act No. 1870 of the First Philippine Legislature, known as the "University Act" by authority of the United States, the University currently provides the largest number of degree programs in the country. Senate Resolution No. 276 of the Senate of the Philippines recognizes the University as "the nation’s premier university".

Type National university
Endowment
2013. 9.52 bil. ₱
2010. 5.54 bil. ₱
Institution colors
Founded
June 18th, 1908
Headquarters
Diliman, 1101 - Quezon City, Metro Manila
Official web page www.up.edu.ph
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People attended University of the Philippines connected by profession and/or age

b. 1944., Writer
b. 1946., Writer
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b. 1908., Writer
b. 1874., Writer
b. 1971., Writer
b. 1931., Writer
b. 1912., Writer

3. Ateneo de Manila University Colleges/University

The Ateneo de Manila University (also referred to as "Ateneo de Manila" or simply "the Ateneo;" Filipino: Pamantasang Ateneo de Manila, Spanish: Universidad Ateneo de Manila) is a private teaching and research university run by the Society of Jesus in the Philippines. It began in 1859 when the City of Manila handed control of the Escuela Municipal de Manila in Intramuros, Manila, to the Jesuits. It was then a state-subsidized school. It became a private school during the American occupation of the Philippines, and has moved from Manila to its current location. It received its university charter in 1959.

Type Private school
Institution colors
Founded
December 10th, 1859
Headquarters
Katipunan Avenue, 1108 - Quezon City, Metro Manila
Local tuition
2013. 115 K ₱
Official web page www.ateneo.edu
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People attended Ateneo de Manila University connected by profession and/or age

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b. 1916., Writer
b. 1874., Writer
b. 1963., Writer
b. 1976., Writer
b. 1876., Writer
b. 1981., Writer

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