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Youth solon files bill for free public college
Bulatlat - 2017-01-26
This means one in every 10 school-age children and youth is not able to study. The bill also cited a Ched report which said 37 percent of the bottom 20 percent of the population cannot continue their studies because of "high cost of education/financial ...

KISSA AND DAWAT: The tragedy of cultural inaction and reaction
Mindanews - 2017-01-26
Western powers and Imperial Manila have wrongly thought and are now more ... and BFAR (Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources). They knew trading before there were DTI (Department of Trade and Industry) and TESDA (Technical Education and Skills ...

Young businessman Then currently has no regrets
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-27
The whole family was there when they opened in 2014 their first restaurant at Festival Mall in South Manila. A year later ... He currently hired a computer-science student from the University of the Philippines Diliman to develop a software that can ...

Danilo Franco, Philippine fashion guru; 65
Inquirer Lifestyle - 2017-02-01
grief and sorrow flooded various websites of SoFA Design Institute students and faculty and various Facebook accounts related to the local fashion industry. Until the last few days of his life Franco shared his creativity and skills with the nation and the ...

The final curtain: The deadly danger of singing "My Way" in the Philippines
philippineslifestyle.com - 2017-02-01
"The Philippines is a very violent society, so karaoke only triggers what already exists here when certain social rules are broken," said Roland B Tolentino, a pop culture expert at the University of the Philippines. But even he admitted that the song ...

Central Luzon: Next growth haven for entreps
BusinessMirror. - 2017-02-01
THE Philippine economy has boomed for the past several years, surpassing even China and rest of East Asia in 2016 ... While global demand for Filipino services booms, however, Metro Manila is bursting at the seams. Pushing outside the capital is now ...

Balancing rights of authors and end users
Inquirer Opinion - 2017-02-03
Should the school, university, business, or organization need to reproduce ... engagements with government and stakeholders were acknowledged as a finalist in the international excellence awards for copyright protection awarded by the London Book Fair ...

Thai strain of HIV now predominant in Philippines
Philstar - 2017-02-04
MANILA, Philippines - A more aggressive strain of HIV was seen among infected Filipinos and this could be one of the reasons for the significant increase in new infections, a study of the National Institute of Health (NIH) at the University of the ...

Blazing a trail
Inquirerer Sports - 2017-02-05
Global has since gone from a recreational club that held kickabouts on weekends at the Sunken Garden on the University of the Philippines campus to champions ... of qualifying at Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila. This was a far cry from the humbling ...

The Mindanao Cross newspaper: digitized from first issue on Feb. 6, 1948
Mindanews - 2017-02-07
Photo courtesy of THE MINDANAO CROSS The microfilming process began in 2013 and ended in 2015. It was a joint project of the Ateneo De Manila University Rizal Library and The Mindanao Cross Publishers Inc. with funding support from the Center for Research ...

DOH urged regulate e-cigarettes
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-02-06
MANILA -- The New Vois Association of the Philippines yesterday urged the Department of ... puffing on e-cigarettes and thus can get addicted to nicotine. He cited a new University of California study that showed teenagers who smoke e-cigarettes are ...

Code of conduct with China in disputed sea held unlikely
Global Nation - 2017-02-09
"China will never agree to a real code of conduct," said Ott, who was a professor of national security policy at the National War College. Ott explained that ... who are part of the US State Department Foreign Press Centers reporting tour.

UE in hunt for another UAAP fencing title with lead
Philstar - 2017-02-10
MANILA, Philippines -- University of the East stayed on course for another championship double as the UAAP Season 79 fencing tournament reached midpoint Friday at the UST Quadricentennial Pavilion Arena. The five-peat seeking Red Warriors are leading the ...

PHL Embassy participates in international confab on Legal Dimension of the South China Sea Award
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-01-09
MANILA, Jan. 10 -- Officials of the Philippine Embassy in Singapore led by Minister ... The Legal Dimension" at the invitation of the National University of Singapore Centre for International Law (NUS-CIL), which organized the event from January 05 ...

Lopez faces off with pro-mining students over audit
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-02-13
In a statement read out as the protesters waited for Lopez at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Central Office, the University of the Philippines ... she insisted the documents were open for the public to see. "You can see everything ...

UP Economics Society holds benefit concert
Inquirer Lifestyle - 2017-02-12
Catch Parokya ni Edgar, Franco, Gloc-9, Ang Bandang Shirley and more of the best local acts on Saturday, Feb. 18, at University of ... Indie Manila, Manila Concert Scene, Radio Republic, Greater Good Philippines, The Neighborhood, MYX PH, UP Optics ...

IN PHOTOS: Governor's Ball kicks off Miss U charity drive
beta.philstar.com - 2017-01-17
MANILA, Philippines -- A celebration of beauty ... an internationally-acclaimed hip hop dance group, and the University of the Philippines Madrigal Singers, among other local powerhouse performers. Terry Allan Farris, president of the New York-based ...

The making of a Shell president
Inquirer - 2017-02-18
Like a young man who just finished his military training, Romero recounts, all he wanted when he completed his degree in mechanical engineering at the University of the Philippines in ... in Batangas when he was in college, Romero was convinced Shell ...

Ferdinand Castillo | Detained activist is a vegan, music lover
Bulatlat - 2017-02-20
Ferdinand entered the University of the Philippines (UP ... In 1985, Ferdinand returned to his province and became a co-founder of the Cagayan Valley Human Rights Organization, a member of the Northern Luzon Human Rights Organization and the Social ...

PEN to launch new poetry collections of Ericson Acosta, other ex-political detainees
Inquirer Lifestyle - 2017-02-19
Manila. Acosta was a political detainee at Calbayog provincial jail from 2011-2013 until his release due to petitions by PEN and several organizations. He founded the Alay Sining group at University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman . Other books to be ...

People & Events
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-02-21
Film Development Council of the Philippines chairman Liza Diño-Seguerra announced ... It is aimed at providing the Ati and Ata elementary and high school students with access to formal education, and increase the number of IPs who would want to pursue ...

Film students converge in exchange program
BusinessMirror. - 2017-02-26
Asia #03." This endeavor is slated from February 26 to March 10 in cooperation with the Ateneo de Manila University and the De La Salle-College of Benilde. Nineteen film students from the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia will come ...

Fil-Am 1st lay president of US biggest Catholic university
Philstar - 2017-02-22
... School of Health and Medical Sciences. He led the creation of a new College of Communication and the Arts in 2015 and established the first department of Catholic Studies in the northeast. He also partnered with university presidents to reestablish ...

AWITAN raises the curtains to the Music of the Night
clickthecity.com - 2017-02-23
As part of the annual Engineering Week festivities of the University of the Philippines Diliman, AWITAN will once again open the stage to another university wide choral competition on its 52 nd event celebration at the Henry Lee Irwin Theater, Ateneo de ...

Millennials, teachers to join Edsa, Libingan protests
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-02-24
In black shirts, students belonging to various groups and school faculty members will join the protests Saturday morning at the People Power Monument in Quezon City and in the afternoon ... from the Ateneo de Manila University, University of the ...

What does this Edsa anniversary mean to you?
Inquirer Lifestyle - 2017-02-24
The spirit of the Filipinos who gathered during the Edsa Revolution should never die."--Al Santamaria, 19, University of the Philippines Diliman "Edsa, martial law and the Marcos regime still play an important part for this generation and for the ...

Woman warrior of Talaingod is 2017 Gawad Tandang Sora awardee
Bulatlat - 2017-02-24
Bai Ligkayan remained quiet, even when the audience laughed and applauded the video of her berating North Cotabato Representative Nancy Catamco at their Haran, Davao City ... Manila. "The indigenous peoples are the visiting professors of the university ...

Going 89 but former President Ramos can still do 20 pushups, 21 sit-ups
The Daily Tribune - 2017-02-26
Then he told the crowd, including the choir composed of high school students from the University of the Philippines (UP), to ... jumped in the air at Camp Crame, Quezon City upon learning that then President Ferdinand E. Marcos fled Malacañang Palace ...

Training begins as Under-23 team aims to put Philippines back on Asian volleyball map
spin.ph - 2015-04-05
Leading the national team in the Asian U23 tournament set from May 1 to 9 in Manila are ... Myla Pablo of National University; Kim Fajardo of La Salle; Tin Agno of Far Eastern University; Nichole Tiamzon of University of the Philippines and Christine ...

Finally finding a home in Blackwater, Sumang named PBA Player of the Week
beta.philstar.com - 2017-01-16
MANILA, Philippines - Roi Sumang is starting to show his true ... with the Blackwater Elite. But the former University of the East star seemed right at home now with Blackwater. Coming off the bench, Sumang provided the big spark, firing 17 of his ...

Children of a lesser god, post EDSA I
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-02-27
Negros Occidental was to have been separated from Western Visayas (Region 6 ... Ylagan is a Doctor of Business Administration from the University of the Philippines.

Media Outlook 2017
fmi.com.ph - 2016-12-13
Gabriel earned his degree in Bachelor of Arts major in Philosophy from Ateneo de Manila University. Jay is currently the General ... runs marathons, swims the open ocean and rides his bike on endless roads. for Out-of-Home Media Research and Science ...

Philippines takes lead in dengue summit
Philstar - 2017-03-01
On the other hand, Usa Thisyakorn, a world-renowned expert on pediatric infection diseases and a professor at the Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand lauded the Philippines for taking the lead in the mass dengue vaccination. Thisyakorn said 14 ...

The issue of doctor shaming
Inquirer Opinion - 2017-03-04
Faye Sinoy Travilla, MD, 24 is a graduate of University of the Philippines Manila and is affiliated with a local tertiary hospital.

DOT eyes tours of Blessed Justo sites
BusinessMirror. - 2017-03-05
Teo directed DOT Undersecretary Falconi Millar to oversee the familiarization tour program intended for Japanese tourists, who wish to pay homage to Blessed Justo in the Philippines ... in Paco, Manila, and another one on the grounds of the University ...

PEN to hold seminar-workshop on literature teaching in Samar
Inquirer Lifestyle - 2017-03-05
at Northwest Samar State University (NwSSU), Calbayog City, Western Samar. Speakers and workshop facilitators include Dinah Roma, prize-winning poet and professor of literature and creative writing at De La Salle University, Manila; and Victor N.

Shows you shouldn't miss
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-03-07
My own nephew, Johann Lacson Leonardia, son of my late brother Andres, offered his services immediately after graduation from the University of the Philippines and passing the board exams. He was assigned to a small town in Iloilo where he stayed for two ...

Bataan death march survivor who fought for a Japanese apology dies aged 96
philippineslifestyle.com - 2017-03-06
he set to rebuilding his life. In 1959, he met Betty Levi, and they married a year later. Mr Tenney then earned business degrees from San Diego State University and USC and became a college professor. In 1966, he and his wife moved to Tempe, where he ...

Opponents grill Gina Lopez on conflict of interest
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-03-08
Arcilla, head of Earth Materials Science Laboratory at the UP National Institute of Geological Sciences in Diliman, Quezon City, also cited another Lopez-owned firm, First Balfour, which he claimed was undertaking open-pit mining in Lobo, Batangas ...

BATANG MINDANAW: A Dilemma of Dramatically Ironic Proportions
Mindanews - 2017-03-09
(Batang Mindanaw is the youth section of MindaNews. Sage Danielle T. Ilagan is a Dabawenyo, third year Biology student at the University of the Philippines in Miag-ao, Iloilo.)

Digital Marketing in a BLINK Seminar 2017
fmi.com.ph - 2017-03-08
He was CEO of Digital Arts Network (DAN)/TBWA Manila; Co-Founding Partner of Havas Media Ortega in Manila; Chief Innovation Officer, Havas Media China; CEO of Havas Digital ... the challenge of low credit card and banking penetration in a country of ...

Alyssa Valdez planes in from Thailand to join Philippine team tryouts in Davao
spin.ph - 2017-02-25
VOLLEYBALL superstar Alyssa Valdez made it to the last leg of tryouts for the Philippine team in Davao held on Saturday at the University of Southeastern Philippines gym. The former Ateneo skipper and three-time UAAP MVP arrived in Manila in an early ...

DICT: Nat'l Broadband
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-03-14
Meanwhile, a study conducted by University of the Philippines Prof. Epictetus Patalinghug titled, "Assessment of the Structure, Conduct and Performance of the Philippine Telecommunications Industry", states that only the government has the capability to ...

New ambassador firms up ties that bind Canada with the Philippines
BusinessMirror. - 2017-03-12
The Philippines is the third-largest partner ... "not the big contracting [kind], but more of subcontracting in the areas of safety, security and engineering." He said Canadian companies are investing in the business-process outsourcing industry ...

The tradition continues
Inquirer Opinion - 2017-03-16
We invited Secretary Andanar for two reasons: "to demonstrate yet again that this newspaper is in fact open to hearing the administration ... A graduate of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine as part of the Intarmed program, he ...

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