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Advisory for college students

CLASSES in the tertiary level for this coming academic year (AY) 2018-2019 will start on June 4, 2018 or not later than June 25, 2018. Around 200,000 college students in the region are expected to be back to school during this opening of classes. Generally, no enrolment in the second year and third year levels […] The post Advisory for college students appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianJun 4th, 2018

LIST: UP College of Law qualifiers for 2018-2019

The University of the Philippines College of Lawon Thursdayevening released the list of successful examinees who have qualified in the premier state university's law program.   In an advisory posted on their website, the law college said that aspiring UP law students will be individually notified.   Here's the full list of successful applicants:            ...Keep on reading: LIST: UP College of Law qualifiers for 2018-2019.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 10th, 2018

E-Vest, a mobile platform for crowdfunding renewable energy

Two college students will be going head-to-head with 12 other teams from around the Asia-Pacific region to find out whose tech solution is best positioned to help solve the global energy crisis. The post E-Vest, a mobile platform for crowdfunding renewable energy appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 14th, 2018

Student accused of beating ex-girlfriends expelled from university

Updated on Aug. 14, 2018, 10:10 a.m. Remember that college student who was accused of beating his ex-girlfriends but only got community service? Well, here's good news for you: The University of Santo Tomas reportedly expelled him. The Varsitarian, UST's official student publication, reported that the suspect was found guilty once again of violating the Code of Conduct and Discipline after a third victim came forward. Similar to the first two women, she filed a complaint of physical abuse against the male student. A photo obtained by TomasinoWeb shows a statement from the College of Science that the student is officially "excluded" from UST's list of students. He is also bar...Keep on reading: Student accused of beating ex-girlfriends expelled from university.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 14th, 2018

US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

BERKELEY, California, United States --- California college student Anjali Banerjee was watching fireworks during a 2016 celebration on a seafront promenade in the French city of Nice when a man plowed a huge truck through the crowd, killing 86 people and wounding 200. The University of California, Berkeley incoming senior ran through mobs of people to escape the chaos and later joined classmates to search hospitals and plaster the city with flyers of fellow students reported missing in the July 2016 terrorist attack. She later learned three students were injured, and UC Berkeley junior Nicolas Leslie, 20, was among the dead. Banerjee and several classmates have since turned t...Keep on reading: US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 12th, 2018

Letran student kidnapping: A fraternity initiation gone wrong?

MANILA, Philippines – How could college students dare to kidnap a 19-year-old from Letran and throw away the life ahead of them? According to their former high school classmates reached by Rappler, the whole incident might have just been a fraternity initiation gone wrong — a case of freshmen trying to adjust ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

Addressing a need

As chaos reigned last Monday at the University of the Philippines-Diliman campus, stories were posted online about students, some of them accompanied by parents or other relatives, flying from the provinces or taking long bus rides to Manila in previous years just to make sure the applications for the UP College Admission Test would be properly received......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

NegOcc scholars to study in Australia

BACOLOD City – Six Negrenses will leave for Australia on Aug. 5, 2018 to study Hospitality Management and Commercial Cookery at the International College of Advanced Education (ICAE) in the Northern Territory’s capital city of Darwin. Karen Dinsay, head of the Negros Occidental Scholarship Program Division, said on Tuesday that the students would avail of […] The post NegOcc scholars to study in Australia appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 1st, 2018

SWAG ON: The UAAP gears up with New Era PH

The most popular collegiate sports league in the Philippines just experienced a major style upgrade. New Era Philippines recently celebrated its third year anniversary along with the announcement of their biggest local collaboration at the Mega Fashion Hall in SM Megamall. The world-renowned headwear, apparel and accessories brand has officially partnered up with the UAAP (University Athletic Association of the Philippines) in preparation for its 81st season which begins on September 8. “We’ve been thinking about which local partnership we should do. One of them was the UAAP. Pretty much a lot of people here came from one of those schools in the league. New Era’s been in sports. Like, in the States, they sponsor the NCAA. Why should we not do it here?” said Melvin Lloyd Lim, Chairman and CEO of Authentic Caps Distribution, Inc. New Era is known for its partnerships with major professional sports organizations in the United States like the NBA, NFL and Major League Baseball. Despite having this image, New Era Philippines is optimistic about this new venture with the UAAP. “This isn’t the only collegiate partnership we have in the world. We actually have a number of them. The fans of our brand are 18 to 25 years old and in many cases college students. So, you think about the lifestyle consumer who buys New Era and are trying to put together an outfit. They can do it now sporting their university,” said Daniel Broderick, New Era Managing Director for Asia-Pacific. Also present at the event entitled, “Infinithree” was UAAP Executive Director, Atty. Rebo Saguisag who revealed the theme for UAAP Season 81 which will be hosted by National University. “The partnership between the UAAP and New Era is actually in line with our theme for the upcoming season which is ‘It All Begins Here’,” said Saguisag, who also added that the deal covers three years from the league’s 81st season to the 83rd season. Fans got a glimpse of the New Era UAAP cap collection which can now be pre-ordered here Since the arrival of New Era to the country three years ago, the brand has expanded from just having one store to 11. Their products are also being sold at other retailers like NBA Store, Capital and The Nines. Lim and Broderick are delighted with the growth of the Filipino cap community. “When I see people in the mall or outside, a lot of them are wearing New Era caps. I’m very happy that they accepted it. Actually, I think we are a cap wearing country. Before, I was thinking, ‘It’s a premium cap. Will they accept it?’ So, I’m just very thankful to the Filipinos for accepting it,” said Lim. “It’s beyond our expectation. We knew we had a huge amount of fans here. But, it’s about finding the right people to bring our brand to life. And our friends at Authentic Caps have been able to take our vision and bring it to life here,” said Broderick. Moving forward, Lim, the Chairman and CEO of Authentic Caps Distribution, Inc. is envisioning more collaborations with local leagues and even local artists. “Act Global, think Local. New Era has a mentality like that. That’s why we’re doing a lot of collaborations with local artists. Gloc-9 is the first but, we’ll be doing more. I want to represent the Philippines because this is New Era Philippines.” With the UAAP becoming the first sports league to partner up with New Era, Broderick, who hails from New York sees this opportunity as a way to really show everybody in the country what the brand is all about. “I think it really is a new beginning for us in this Philippine market because the reality is, we’re coming into the market primarily as a streetwear brand. But, if you look into our stores, ‘what do you see?’ It’s more of a lifestyle fashion environment. It’s not really a sports environment per se. With the UAAP, it really gets into who we are as a brand. We really are rooted as a sports brand.”    .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 29th, 2018

Rocksteddy s Teddy Corpuz on HS, college students excluded from class suspensions: It s foolish

'Rocksteddy' frontman Teddy Corpuz. Image: Instagram/@teddspotting Teddy Corpuz feels for high school and college students who wade through floods just to attend their classes, so he had.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 18th, 2018

3 college studes collared for MJ

THREE college students were placed under police custody after they were allegedly caught in possession of dried marijuana leaves in their school campus in Quezon City, Thursday. Quezon City Police District (QCPD) directore Chief Supt. Joselito T. Esquivel Jr. said Jovan Gragasin, 18, of Caloocan City; Jaycrome Lapinig, 18, of….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Drug testing only for HS, college students--DepEd

Drug testing only for HS, college students--DepEd.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

Girls be brave

There’s an advocacy that’s gaining ground and it’s called “Girls Be Brave,” a campaign to conquer fear. Miriam College has made it a campus slogan for students to take up subjects they shy away from because they’re difficult......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

City college eyes DRRM course

THE Iloilo City Community College (ICCC) plans to offer a four-year course on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) in School Year 2019-20. Mayor Jose Espinosa III said the proposed program would enable students to help Iloilo City strengthen its DRRM initiatives. “We are looking forward to this new program because we know that anything […] The post City college eyes DRRM course appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

Proudly ‘tito,’ Direk Joey has found the fountain of youth

You read it right. Filmmaker Jose Javier Reyes has stumbled on a personal fountain of youth. Direk Joey, who also teaches Digital Film at the School of Design and Arts, De La Salle College of St. Benilde, swears that being surrounded by his bright and beaming actors and students keeps him forever young. "It's better than Botox and Thermage," he exclaims. After all, it can be a mighty challenge, trying to catch up with Tinseltown's up and coming stars---particularly, his latest film "Walwal's" "young and restless" ensemble, led by Elmo Magalona, Kiko Estrada, Jerome Ponce and Donny Pangilinan. "I was a ninong (principal sponsor) at the wedding of Maricel Laxa and Anthony P...Keep on reading: Proudly ‘tito,’ Direk Joey has found the fountain of youth.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

Palace backs DepEd’s stand vs drug testing for grade schoolers

Malacaang backs the Department of Education's (DepEd) opposition to the mandatory drug testing on students as young as 10 years old.   Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the Palace was taking the side of the DepEd, which earlier opposed the move, citing that the country's dangerous drugs law only authorizes random drug testing for secondary and college students.   "Nagsalita na po si Secretary Briones ang Dangerous Drugs Act daw po ay ipinagbabawal ang drug testing sa elementarya. Pupuwede lang tayong magkaroon ng drug testing po sa high school," Roque said in a Palace briefing in Cagayan de Oro.   (Secretary Briones said that the Dangerous Dr...Keep on reading: Palace backs DepEd’s stand vs drug testing for grade schoolers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

San Juan City suspends classes in public schools on June 25

San Juan City Mayor Guia Gomez announcedon Sundaythat classes from elementary to senior high school in the public schools in the city would be suspended onJune 25,Monday. In an advisory posted on Twitter, Gomez said the suspension was in consideration of the students and professors who worked during the Wattah Wattah Festival activities. The festival, more commonly known as Basaan Festival, is held as part of the celebration of the feast day of St. John the Baptist every June 24. Mayor Guia Gomez suspends classes in all public schools of San Juan City from Elementary to Senior High School on Monday (June 25, 2018) as a form of consideration towards the hardwork shown by students...Keep on reading: San Juan City suspends classes in public schools on June 25.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018

Emilian Student-leaders Win SK Posts

By Mhark Gaufo Three (3) Emilio Aguinaldo College students were declared victors in the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections last May 15. Despite demanding academic loads, conflicting college hours and hectic social lives, three of our Emilians persevered in their efforts to campaign and communicate their advocacy to their barangays. This tenacity paid off [...] The post Emilian Student-leaders Win SK Posts appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

SHS Graduates Job-ready

By Mhark Gaufo and Chloe Almario Emilio Aguinaldo College (EAC) Manila and Cavite campuses celebrated the graduation of the first batch of Senior High School (SHS) students who, according to EAC Manila High School Department Principal Dr. Lino C. Reynoso, are equipped with the minimum requirements for entry-level company needs. A total of 1,300 students [...] The post SHS Graduates Job-ready appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

CM students win L’Oréal Brandstorm National Finals

By: Kim Rommel Panaguiton THE College of Management of UP Visayas again made it to the national finals of the 2018 Brandstorm Innovation Competition. Team Bellus. The team was comprised of 4th-year Business Administration (Marketing) students Abigail Vivien Avillanosa, Rizza Dianne Abaygar, and Mary Kei Escoto who made it to the top 8 competing teams in […] The post CM students win L’Oréal Brandstorm National Finals appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 15th, 2018

CHED, government schools sign agreement on free college education

President Rodrigo Duterte witnessed the signing of the agreement, which is expected to benefit more than one million students......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018