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LDS missionaries ran to safety during quake in Philippines
Deseret News - 2013-10-16
CEBU CITY, Philippines -- Sister Bethany Crowley of Clinton, Utah, was sitting at her desk in the Philippines studying her scriptures on Tuesday morning when the LDS Church missionary felt a giant truck passing by her apartment. Then she realized it wasn ...

How do children use the internet? We asked thousands of kids around the world
Phys - 2016-11-02
The internet has reached almost every corner of the globe, but most research on how it is used, particularly among children, focuses on the US and Europe. This is a problem, because according to best estimates one in three children around the world now ...

Cebu biology graduates insist killing endangered birds necessary
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2014-10-08
CEBU CITY, Philippines-Biology graduates of Cebu Normal University (CNU) on Tuesday insisted that killing the Black Shama birds was necessary to understand the diet of the endangered bird species. At a clarificatory hearing in the office of Cebu City ...

UC Med opens School of Medicine and Medical Arts building
cebudailynews.inquirer.net - 2016-12-08
To accommodate more students, the University of Cebu School of Medicine (UC Med) opened its seven-story School of Medicine and Medical Arts Building along Ouano Avenue, Mandaue City on Thursday afternoon. UC president Lawyer Augusto Go said that the ...

Cebuano tops in licensure exams for criminologists
Philstar - 2016-12-07
Puerto graduated as academic scholar of the University of Cebu. He finished his elementary education as salutatorian in Mandilikit Elementary School and as 10th honorable mention in his secondary at the St. Michael School Hijas de Jesus in Argao.

National Museum declares National Cultural Treasures and Important Cultural Properties for 2015
ivanhenares.com - 2015-12-03
Several National Cultural Treasures and Important Cultural Properties were declared by the National Museum in May, August and November this year. The Philippine Registry of Cultural Property (PRECUP) has been updated. The National Museum announces that the ...

Local News | Sun.Star
Sun Star - 2015-08-02
SOME students of the University of the Philippines (UP) Cebu staged a protest rally Monday, October 3, against the school administration's new policies on rental fees and wearing of students' identification cards (ID).

American Peace Corps Volunteer to Azerbaijan and the Philippines - Elaine Sweet
cbrainard.blogspot.com - 2013-08-14
Yesterday's blog entry featured Peace Corps Volunteer Susan Brooks from Cleveland Ohio; today, Elaine Sweet from New York is featured. Both of them are now teachers in Bago, Negros, Philippines. Elaine had served as a volunteer in Azerbaijan-- one of the ...

Fr. Ryan ordained as 2nd Bishop for Diocese of CK
Saipan Tribune - 2016-08-14
Rev. Fr. Ryan P. Jimenez was ordained and installed to the Order of Bishops yesterday in a three-hour long ceremony steeped in tradition of the Catholic faith. Jimenez became the second bishop of the Diocese of Chalan Kanoa after Bishop Emeritus Most Rev ...

On this day (Nov. 28) in history - 1520 Magellan reaches the Pacific
The Herald Chronicle - 2016-11-28
After sailing through the dangerous straits below South America that now bear his name, Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan enters the Pacific Ocean with three ships, becoming the first European explorer to reach the Pacific from the Atlantic. On ...

Are Jupiter's Massive Belt & Great Red Spot (Three Times the Size of Earth) Changing Colors?
The Daily galaxy - 2010-11-25
Jupiter's massive, and recently new, white band isn't the only change on the big, gas giant. At the same time, Jupiter's Great Red Spot became a darker red color. said Glenn Orton, a research scientist at JPL The color of the spot - a giant storm on ...

When a Populist Demagogue Takes Power
The New Yorker - 2016-11-14
Duterte, at least initially, took after his mother. At the Lyceum of the Philippines University, in Manila, Duterte studied under José Maria Sison, the now exiled founder of the Communist Party of the Philippines. Sison saw U.S. imperialism and the ...

SWU lady spikers dominate CESAFI beach volley
Philstar - 2016-12-18
CEBU, Philippines - The Southwestern University-Phinma lady spikers reigned supreme in the Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. beach volleyball tournament yesterday at the SWU sands court. The trio of Therese Rae Ramas, Floremel Rodriguez and Jannel ...

Go expands education business
Philstar - 2016-12-21
CEBU, Philippines - The University of Cebu continued to expand its education business, as it launched a new school building intended to cater the K to 12 students. The private university recently inaugurated earlier this month its 8-storey Basic Education ...

Nigerian FG allegedly abandons students in Philippines
naij.com - 2016-12-22
Lyceum of the Philippines University and University of Cebu. READ ALSO: Nigeria set to build nuclear power plants The programme was launched by President Goodluck Jonathan administration with a view to bridging the projected employment gap in the seafaring ...

LDS missionaries ran to safety during quake in Philippines
Deseret News - 2013-10-16
CEBU CITY, Philippines -- Sister Bethany Crowley of Clinton, Utah, was sitting at her desk in the Philippines studying her scriptures on Tuesday morning when the LDS Church missionary felt a giant truck passing by her apartment. Then she realized it wasn ...

2nd Interdisciplinary Research Boot Camp Kicks Off July 17
su.edu.ph - 2015-07-16
The Program of Leadership Excellence in Nursing (POLEN), an initiative of the Silliman University College of Nursing Alumni Association ... Largo, director of research at the University of San Carlos in Cebu City. Participants are select faculty members ...

KINGS OF THE COURT
cebudailynews.inquirer.net - 2016-12-31
On the other hand, the Magis Eagles shone when many thought they were at their most vulnerable as they upended a feisty University of Cebu Baby Webmaster team that had bested them twice during the 2016 juniors basketball wars. Heading to the finals ...

University of Cebu downs University of San Jose-Recoletos in Cesafi opener
spin.ph - 2014-08-03
CEBU CITY - Jan Auditor scored 17 of his 36 points in the fourth period as University of Cebu rallied to beat University of San Jose-Recoletos, 100-96, in the opener of the 14th Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. basketball tournament on Saturday at ...

In Tacloban's history, little compares with terror of Typhoon Haiyan
CNN - 2013-11-21
Over her long lifetime, Lily Montejo has seen the city of Tacloban shaken by war, earthquakes and powerful typhoons. But nothing she can remember from the past eight decades comes close, she says, to the terror unleashed this month by Super Typhoon Haiyan ...

Photo students explore war games, migration and climate change
BBC - 2015-08-13
Students on the postgraduate documentary photography and photojournalism course at the University of Westminster present their final projects at an exhibition in London on 21 August. Here we present a selection of the projects that will be on show. Rather ...

Shakespeare's Macbeth and North Korea's Kim Jong Un
cbrainard.blogspot.com - 2013-12-13
We studied the tragedy Macbeth in high school, and this Shakespearean play impressed me so much that decades later I can still quote passages: "Out damned spot..." or "Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow..." Recent news from North Korea brought this ...

Sharks worth more for tourism than in soup: study
Reuters - 2013-05-30
OSLO Sharks swimming free in the oceans may soon become more valuable as tourist attractions than when caught, sliced up and served in soup, a global study showed on Friday. It urged better protection for the fish, from Australia to the Caribbean, to ...

Islamic State's support spreads into Asia
Al JAZEERA - 2014-07-19
As the Islamic State group, formerly the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, continues its armed campaign in Iraq and Syria, its notoriety is drawing fans and fighters from as far as Asia and the Pacific. Authorities and experts have warned that the ...

Manny Pacquiao's basketball team drafts Pacquiao
Los Angeles Times - 2014-08-26
Rene played at Southwestern University of Cebu and spent time in the Philippines' D-League. Pacquiao, however, didn't make the actual picks. He was promoting his Nov. 22 title fight against Chris Algieri. Heavyweight fight postponed Wladimir Klitschko's Sept.

Ten Essential Books for your Filipino American Reading List
uwpressblog.com - 2014-10-15
First published in 1943, this classic memoir by well-known Filipino poet Carlos Bulosan describes his boyhood in the Philippines, his voyage to America, and his years of hardship and despair as an itinerant laborer following the harvest trail in the rural ...

South Bus Terminal to close on Sinulog
cebudailynews.inquirer.net - 2017-01-05
He said Mayor Tomas Osmeña is entertaining a public terminal application in the property located near University of Cebu-Mambaling and the two terminals would complement each other. Herrera said the CSBT relocation is also essential in light of the ...

June Mar Fajardo still a 'conundrum' for Cone ahead of Ginebra-SMB showdown
spin.ph - 2017-01-04
The University of Cebu alumnus averaged 18 points and 17 rebounds in the best-of-five series. Fajardo however, is back to his old self, emerging as the top contender again for the Best Player of the conference plum midway into the season-opening conference.

2 promising Cebuano basketball stars recruited by Manila schools
Balita - 2015-02-07
CEBU CITY, Feb. 6 -- Two of Cebu's most promising basketball players have made their commitment to join different Manila schools in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines ... title for their school before they graduate.

Giant with a big heart: Fajardo gifts Fil-Aussie prospect Ethan Kirkness with Size 17 shoes
spin.ph - 2017-01-12
Watch the video: He and his father also.plan to meet the former University of Cebu standout on Friday when the defending PBA Philippine Cup champion Beermen face the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters at the Mall of Asia Arena. Kirkness will fly back to ...

Homecoming: Fajardo stoked over playing in front of Cebuano crowd
Inquirerer Sports - 2017-01-14
Although Lapu-Lapu City is far from his hometown of Pinamungahan, it is less than 20 km from Cebu City, where the 6-foot-10 gained his popularity as a stalwart of the University of Cebu. And it will be a special homecoming for Fajardo. Despite joining the ...

After sending size 17 shoes, Fajardo willing to work with Ethan Kirkness
sports.abs-cbn.com - 2017-01-14
Before he was able to buy shoes from the websites of American retailers like Eastbay and Footlocker, the Kraken had to rely to the good hearts of several University of Cebu alumni to send him shoes back in college. "Dati naman wala akong sapatos ...

Interview of American Peace Corps Volunteer in Bago Philippines -- Susan Brooks
cbrainard.blogspot.com - 2013-08-13
Last April, I received an invitation from an American Peace Corps Volunteer (PCV) in the Philippines to participate in a Writers Conference. The Conference was part of a five-day Creative Writing Workshop for the students of Ramon Torres National High ...

CHC: Person with Zika immune from virus after infection
Saipan Tribune - 2016-09-18
People who got infected by the Zika virus would become immune from the arboviral disease that has already reached the Pacific region. Kosrae in the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands, American Samoa, Fiji, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea ...

CCCI bares candidates for Board of Trustees
Philstar - 2017-01-16
Dionisio Miranda, President of the University of San Carlos; Benedict Que, President of Golden Prince Hotel & Suites; Atty. Tomas Riveral, President & General Manager of Oriental Port & Allied Services Corporation; and Elsie Fe Tagupa, Vice President ...

NU Bulldogs football team feeling at home in Cebu
Rappler - 2017-01-20
CEBU CITY, Philippines - The National University collegiate football team are wrapping up their preparation for the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Season 79 seniors division football tournament with a 10-day training camp here in ...

Brian Heruela draws inspiration from Cebu crowd, makes most of rare start for star-studded SMB
spin.ph - 2017-01-22
Heruela, a teammate of Fajardo at the University of Cebu during their Cesafi title-winning days in 2010 and 2011, said that playing in front of his hometown stoked the fire in him. [See Santos caps stellar game with clutch hits as SMB foils GlobalPort in ...

San Miguel Beer secures top spot with victory over GlobalPort in Lapu
cebudailynews.inquirer.net - 2017-01-22
KG Canaleta and Mike Cortez added 14 and 11 more. The Beermen got off to a fast start behind the play and pointmaking of Heruela, another product of the University of Cebu, who scored 10 in the first frame off a variety of daring drives to the rim that ...

HEALTH: How to Make Tea from Hibiscus or Gumamela Flowers
cbrainard.blogspot.com - 2014-02-03
I've been recommending hibiscus tea to lower high blood pressure. In the Philippines, hibiscus is known as gumamela. Many Filipinos are not aware that you can make tea from gumamela flowers. There are different varieties of hibiscus or gumamela and the ...

Infographic: Nearly half of all mobile ads clicked by mistake
marketing-interactive.com - 2015-09-22
Today mobile has become such a huge part of our lives. According to a study by Omnicom Media Group, almost 60% of people feel "extremely uneasy" without their smartphones. Nearly 56% of people never switch of their phones. So mobile must be the way to ...

Sinulog Festival: A cellphone holiday
Philstar - 2017-01-15
SHOOTING STRAIGHT By Bobit Avila (The Freeman) | Updated January 16, 2017 - 12:00am With so many tourists and balikbayans right now in Cebu to join and celebrate the Fiesta of the Sr. Sto. Niño and since I have not yet fully recovered from my kidney ...

Romantic Piano Journey
clickthecity.com - 2007-07-17
The Manila Chamber Orchestra (MCO) Foundation and BDO-Equitable PCI, Inc. bring you a Romantic Piano Journey ... University of Baltimore. Because of his accomplishments, he has received several awards such as: the Ten Outstanding Young Men of the ...

Fessap sending team to 29th Summer Universiade in Taipei
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
The University of Cebu will represent the country in Table Tennis during the Taipei conclave. The school team coached by Jessica Honoridez recently topped the National PRISAA competitions that served as the local qualifier to the Taipei Universiade.

Managor-led USPF shuts playoff door on Cobras
cebudailynews.inquirer.net - 5 months ago
Then on Friday, the top-seeded University of the Visayas Green Lancers will battle the fourth-seed University of Cebu Webmasters. Winners there will battle for the crown on Sunday.

Unwise to politicize ancient university
THE KOREA TIMES - 5 months ago
It is time to revive the past glory of Nalanda University, but its revival journey in the 21st century has been largely uneven. The idea of reviving Nalanda was initiated during the 2nd East Asia Summit (EAS) on 15 January 2007 in the city of Cebu ...

STC wins Gullas oratorical contest
Philstar - 5 months ago
Almira Belecario of Cebu Eastern University, Vanessa Kaye Caharian from the University of the Visayas, Veralyn Matthews from Velez College and Christian Jade Gesultura from the University of Southern Philippines. Each of them showed competitiveness ...

An 'overwhelmed' Philippines grapples with loss, rebuilding
Environment Energy Publishing - 2013-11-12
Towns in the central part of the Philippines are in ruins as disaster relief workers now conclude that billions of dollars will be needed to aid communities devastated by the deadly Super Typhoon Haiyan. More than 9 million people are affected and ...

CYBL 2017 / Season 10
Philstar - 5 months ago
USC North won the inaugural CYBL Under 12 title over SHS-Ateneo de Cebu, while USC South was the pioneer champion of the Under 15 age group, surprising University of Cebu. Fast forward to today. The CYBL has grown to 75 teams spread over four age groups.

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