Here’s the statement of Twitter handler Aywhene Aphro @aywhenekyot (Irene Ranada in real life), a sophomore student from Far Eastern University: “Good news: Pumasa ka sa UPCAT; Bad news: sa Los Baños ang campus mo.”
The statement of Irene Ranada which blast the passers of the recently conducted University of the Philippines College Admission Test (UPCAT) has generated various reactions from the netizens and University of the Philippines students themselves.
Irene Ranada was forced to delete (or renamed) her personal Twitter account following the feud against her with UP Los Baños students.
The college student was then subjected for criticism after belittled one of the most leading and biggest institution in the country. Her statement against the UPCAT passers made rounds in social media.
More than 2, 535 incoming students of UP Los Baños passed the examination consisting of 4 subtests—language proficiency, mathematics, science, and reading comprehension.
FEU and UP is also a part of United Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) which compete on various sports.
FEU founded in 1928 is rooted with its motto, “Love of Fatherland and God,” while UP Los Baños is founded in 1909 and bound with its motto, “Honor and Excellence.”