Meraki: a month-long celebration of UP Diliman College of Social Science and Philosophy’s 35th year of service and excellence

The UP Diliman College of Social Sciences & Philosophy Student Council

together with:

ABS-CBN Corporation and ABS-CBN News Channel | John Robert Powers Inc. | SIP Water | Vitasoy | Nissin Yakisoba | Nissin Cup Noodles | Trampoline Park | UP KaPiTas

also brought to you by:

Adarna House | Mizuno | Orange Segment | Mokja Korean Restaurant

in partnership with:

UP Political Society | Buklod CSSP | UP Buklod-Isip | UP LISSA | UP Economics Society |


and our official media partners:

ClickTheCity | | DZUP 1602 | Maroon FM

bring you

meraki / μεράκι


(v.) to do something with soul, creativity, and love,

(n.) the UP Diliman CSSP College Spirit Month

Meraki is a month-long student celebration of the UP Diliman College of Social Science and Philosophy’s 35th year of service and excellence. Dubbed the Konsensya ng Bayan, this event aims to reinforce this identity by creating both academic and recreational avenues for college spirit, as well as passing this on to the next generation. Meraki includes the following events:

MERAKI Month Launch
February 6, UP Palma Hall Steps

This brief opening ceremony, complete with several prominent speakers from the university as well as student performances, will be held to kickstart the month’s activities.

ISYCHROS: College Sportsfest
February 6-8, 10, 12, 17, UP Sunken Garden

CSSP’s annual sports tournament promotes solidarity through healthy competition, as well as a healthy lifestyle. This event features basketball, volleyball, and other team activities.

PHANTASIA: Academic Undergraduate Conference

February 19, UP National Institute of Physics

The 3rd installment of this academic conference provides an avenue for CSSP undergraduates to showcase their academic work to a panel of renowned experts in various fields of research.

ARETE: Social Sciences & Philosophy Summit

February 23-24, UP NISMED

This summit promotes the social sciences to senior high school students through a 2-day convention filled with symposia, paper presentations, commission discussions, and various workshops.

March 2, UP Palma Hall Steps

Mx CSSP, the first gender-sensitive pageant in the university, concludes the Meraki celebration with a showcase of creativity and advocacies of CSSP’s 8 departments through the performing arts.

To know more about Meraki, like us on Facebook at For any inquiries, you may contact Mariel Cunanan at 09152602564.

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