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Inquirier.net
Ateneo Press is publisher of the yearThe winners of the 36th National Book Awards PHOTO BY SHUTTERPANDA CREATIVES, I
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
The winners of the 36th National Book Awards PHOTO BY SHUTTERPANDA CREATIVES, INC. The Ateneo de Manila University Press was named Publisher of the Year at the 36th National book Awards (NBA) last December 2 at the National Museum. ADMU Press... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
December 172012: U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, the first Japanese American to serve in the U.S.
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 23 hours ago
2012: U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, the first Japanese American to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, dies of respiratory complications at age 88 in Bethesda, Maryland. A Medal of Honor recipient who served in the U.S. Army... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Medical cannabis is safe, says WHOAdvocates of medical marijuana in the Philippines found an unexpected ally in t
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Advocates of medical marijuana in the Philippines found an unexpected ally in the World Health Organization (WHO) when it announced that the use of the substance benefits humans and animals without the risk of addiction. WHO, the international... Read more
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Sun Star
15th Mindanao Film Festival is the biggest, so farPUTTING up a film festival is no joke, to keep at it for 15 years shows the pas
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
PUTTING up a film festival is no joke, to keep at it for 15 years shows the passion of the people behind the festival and the spirit of cooperation that it has fanned through the years. The 15th Mindanao Film Festival (MFF) held last December 6 to... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘All My Lonely Islands’ wins best first-book prize“All My Lonely Islands,” VJ Campilan’s debut novel about a young woman’s coming
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
“All My Lonely Islands,” VJ Campilan’s debut novel about a young woman’s coming of age in a foreign country, won the 17th Madrigal-Gonzalez Best First Book award recently, more than two years after its manuscript clinched the Palanca Grand Prize for... Read more
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heraldscotland
Obituary - Colin Imrie, senior Scottish civil servant and policy expertCOLIN Imrie, who has died aged 60, was a senior Scottish civil servant, diploma
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
COLIN Imrie, who has died aged 60, was a senior Scottish civil servant, diplomat, policy expert and passionate European. A convinced Scottish nationalist, he was a key part of a generation of Scottish civil servants who helped make devolution... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UAAP: Blue Eaglets sweep first roundAteneo capped off its first round schedule in the UAAP Season 80 juniors basket
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Ateneo capped off its first round schedule in the UAAP Season 80 juniors basketball tournament with a resounding 87-63 win over De La Salle-Zobel Saturday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. The Blue Eaglets now have an immaculate 7-0 card with... Read more
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Asian journal
#MeToo: Changing the culture of violence towards women’s safety and respect“Feminism is hated because women are hated. Anti-feminism is a direct expressio
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
“Feminism is hated because women are hated. Anti-feminism is a direct expression of misogyny; it is the political defense of women hating. Men who want to support women in our struggle for freedom and justice should understand that it is not... Read more
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Inquirier.net
It’s bonding time of year for Fil-Ams in NY and NJ“Sakay na!”, a jeepney standup display, side by side with a nipa hut, welcoming
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
“Sakay na!”, a jeepney standup display, side by side with a nipa hut, welcoming all the visitors of the Philippine Consulate General of New York to a heart-warming salu-salo after traditional Simbang Gabi Masses for nine consecutive nights. In... Read more
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The Manila Times
Lyceum bags last F4 berth in NCAA footballLyceum of the Philippines University completed the Final Four cast in the Natio
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
Lyceum of the Philippines University completed the Final Four cast in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Season 93 seniors football tournament with a 5-0 demolition of Mapua University on Friday at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Moon to meet Chinese prime minister, parliamentary speakerBEIJING, Dec. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in is set to hold
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 3 days ago
BEIJING, Dec. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in is set to hold talks with China's prime minister and parliamentary leader Friday on ways to improve bilateral ties between their countries. Moon will first meet with Zhang Dejiang, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Youth in fashion revoltMANILA, Philippines — Sustainability is a topic that’s been talked about over a
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Sustainability is a topic that’s been talked about over and over again in the fashion industry. But there always seems to be one key ingredient missing from getting the movement going: the youth. They are arguably the most... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No repeat of Marcos dictatorship – PalaceMANILA, Philippines — Malacañang yesterday assured the public that there would
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang yesterday assured the public that there would be no return to a dictatorial government amid the possibility that the extended imposition of martial law in Mindanao for one year may be expanded outside the... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -(AWARDEES. Gov. Lilia G. Pineda, Vice Gov. Dennis Pineda, Mayor Mylyn Pineda Ca
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 3 days ago
(AWARDEES. Gov. Lilia G. Pineda, Vice Gov. Dennis Pineda, Mayor Mylyn Pineda Cayabyab of Lubao pose with the MOKA 2017 awardees, provincial board members and other guests during the awards night on December 11. Photo Courtesy of Jun Jaso/Pampanga... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Moving Beyond the Green RevolutionA quarter of the world's hungry people are in sub-Saharan Africa and the number
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
A quarter of the world's hungry people are in sub-Saharan Africa and the numbers are growing. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of hungry - those in distress and unable to access enough calories for a healthy and productive life - grew from 20,8... Read more
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Pilipino Star
FDA should not be under DOH — expertMANILA, Philippines — A health expert from the National Academy of Science and
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — A health expert from the National Academy of Science and Technology on Wednesday suggested that the Food and Drug Administration should be removed from the supervision of the Department of Health. Dr. Antonio Dans, a professor... Read more
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Asian journal
USCIS forms updatedTrue to one of its promised immigration policies, the present administration is
Asian journal / Posted 4 days ago
True to one of its promised immigration policies, the present administration is implementing its extreme vetting. Since it took over the White House a year ago, attempts to reform the U.S. immigration rules and procedures, have been persistent and... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
commie PSYOPoperations (PSYOP) are organized operations to modify behavior, influence reaso
Bulatlat.com / Posted 4 days ago
operations (PSYOP) are organized operations to modify behavior, influence reasoning, emotions or motives and make sure they align to the power structure. PSYOPs may be sppackaged as an educational campaign anchored on some... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Environmentalist arrested for rebellion case filed 3 years agoMANILA – An activist in Northern Luzon was arrested tonight, Dec. 12 in Ilocos
Bulatlat.com / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA – An activist in Northern Luzon was arrested tonight, Dec. 12 in Ilocos Sur province. At around 7:30 p.m., Karapatan issued an urgent alert that Sherwin De Vera, regional coordinator of the environmental group Defend Ilocos, was illegally... Read more
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Sun Star
Miciano earns Fide master titleDAVAO City's very own national master (NM) John Marvin Miciano earned his Fide
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
DAVAO City's very own national master (NM) John Marvin Miciano earned his Fide master (FM) title after an impressive finish in the recently-concluded 2017 Penang Heritage City International Chess Open 2017 in Malaysia. The 17-year-old Far Eastern... Read more
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Sun Star
Miciano earns first Fide master titleDAVAO City's very own national master (NM) John Marvin Miciano earned his Fide
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
DAVAO City's very own national master (NM) John Marvin Miciano earned his Fide master (FM) title after an impressive finish in the recently-concluded 2017 Penang Heritage City International Chess Open 2017 in Malaysia. The 17-year-old Far Eastern... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Group decries arrest of environmental advocate for 'rebellion'MANILA, Philippines — Kalikasan People's Network for the Environment has demand
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Kalikasan People's Network for the Environment has demanded the release of an environmental advocate being held in Ilocos Sur for alleged rebellion. Kalikasan said in a press statement that Sherwin de Vera, regional coordinator... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Reward? Justice who junked De Lima’s plea named CA chiefA reward or a worthy appointment? One of the Court of Appeals (CA) justices wh
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
A reward or a worthy appointment? One of the Court of Appeals (CA) justices who jettisoned the legal action brought by detained Sen. Leila de Lima challenging her indictment for drug trafficking has been designated by President Rodrigo Duterte to... Read more
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The Manila Times
Titans tab lesser-known Fil-CanadianAMA Online Education selected Owen Graham as the top overall pick in the Philip
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
AMA Online Education selected Owen Graham as the top overall pick in the Philippine Basketball Association Developmental League (PBA D-League) Draft 2017 on Tuesday at the PBA Cafe in Metrowalk, Pasig City. The Titans’ selection of the little-known... Read more
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DW
Moon Jae-in faces tightrope act in China over North Korea |South Korean President Moon Jae-in is heading to neighboring China on Wednesday
DW / Posted 5 days ago
South Korean President Moon Jae-in is heading to neighboring China on Wednesday on his first state visit to the Asian powerhouse, where he will hold talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping and other high-ranking officials. Moon and Xi last met on... Read more
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Philboxing
Nelson Villanueva tied for first in Singapore chess tourney6.0 points---IM Kevin Go Wei Ming (Singapore), FM Nelson Villanueva (Philippine
Philboxing / Posted 5 days ago
6.0 points---IM Kevin Go Wei Ming (Singapore), FM Nelson Villanueva (Philippines) 5.5 points---IM Enrique Paciencia (Philippines), NM Roberto Suelo Jr. (Philippines), Pok Wern Jian (Malaysia) FILIPINO Fide Master (FM) Nelson Villanueva emerged as... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Inside the Secret World of Football in North KoreaJorn Andersen is standing on the touchline dressed all in black, arms folded, w
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
Jorn Andersen is standing on the touchline dressed all in black, arms folded, waiting impatiently for the last seconds to drain away. The digital clock in the Kim Il Sung Stadium in Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea, has stopped counting—a large... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Common denominators spice up F2-Petron PSL finalsMANILA, Philippines — A chain of connections hounds F2 Logistics and Petron, ma
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — A chain of connections hounds F2 Logistics and Petron, making their Chooks to Go-Philippine Superliga (PSL) Grand Prix best-of-three finals doubly exciting. Aside from having two of the country’s most exciting playmakers in... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Indonesia is brightest hope for democracy in Asean says parliamentarians, expertsTHE OUTLOOK for democracy and human rights in Southeast Asia is “bleak” with th
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
THE OUTLOOK for democracy and human rights in Southeast Asia is “bleak” with the world’s largest Muslim-majority country Indonesia offering the best hope for democratic progress in the region, parliamentarians, academics and rights activists from... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Youth’s message to Duterte: human rights abuses breed resistanceJomar Malibato, student of Mindanao Interfailth Services Foundation, Inc. (Misf
Bulatlat.com / Posted 6 days ago
Jomar Malibato, student of Mindanao Interfailth Services Foundation, Inc. (Misfi) Academy MANILA –Amid the worsening human rights situation under President Duterte, the youth also coe under attack, ranging from death threats against youth activists,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipinos among pioneer batch of recovery specialist course in South Korea“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.”—Nelson
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.”—Nelson Mandela A select group of Filipinos had the honor and privilege to join the pioneer batch of the first university-backed diploma course, Certified Recovery... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Dengvaxia deal rushed for polls?MANILA, Philippines — In a transaction described as a “disastrous mix of health
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — In a transaction described as a “disastrous mix of health and politics,” then President Benigno Aquino III in December 2015 authorized the realignment of P3.5 billion in that year’s budget for the purchase of the Dengvaxia... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School NotesAbington Heights Talented middle school students Ben Schneider, Aiden Snyder,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Abington Heights Talented middle school students Ben Schneider, Aiden Snyder, Adam Tinkelman and Bobby Tricarico performed in Abington Heights High School’s production of “Anything Goes.” All in the eighth grade, the students auditioned for their... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneAbington Heights Talented middle school students Ben Schneider, Aiden Snyder,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Abington Heights Talented middle school students Ben Schneider, Aiden Snyder, Adam Tinkelman and Bobby Tricarico performed in Abington Heights High School’s production of “Anything Goes.” All in the eighth grade, the students auditioned for their... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Spirited routines–and surprising results–at the 2017 UAAP Cheerdance CompetitionUAAP CDC first-time champs Adamson University. PHOTOGRAPHY MARTIN SAN DIEGO De
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
UAAP CDC first-time champs Adamson University. PHOTOGRAPHY MARTIN SAN DIEGO Dec. 2 was an opportunity for universities to root for the rah-rah group of their respective alma maters, the cheerleaders. Participating teams in the 2017 UAAP Cheerdance... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Past dengue probe headed nowhereDengvaxia’s efficacy claim is so sly. About 830,000 nine-year-olds were injecte
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
Dengvaxia’s efficacy claim is so sly. About 830,000 nine-year-olds were injected with the dengue vaccine. If few of them thence get infected with the killer virus, then that’s supposedly how good the inoculant is. If some still get sick, they’re the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Corporate in-house trainingThe second part of the response of Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala to my column la
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
The second part of the response of Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala to my column last week covers what they are doing to boost skills of their employees. JAZA also talks about how their education arm benefits from their actual experiences in the various... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Baldwin, Altamirano to grace PSSBC ritesMANILA, Philippines — A pair of UAAP champion coaches has been invited by leagu
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — A pair of UAAP champion coaches has been invited by league organizers to provide additional star power in the opening ceremony of the sixth Philippine Secondary Schools Basketball Championship (PSSBC) Dickies Underwear Cup on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No holiday truce with NPA, DND insistsMANILA, Philippines — Even if it breaks tradition, the Department of National D
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Even if it breaks tradition, the Department of National Defense (DND) is not bent on suspending military operations against the New People’s Army (NPA) during the Christmas and New Year break. DND public affairs chief Arsenio... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
International nurses bring diversity, youth to the bedside at Bangor hospitalLike many American hospitals, Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor faces a sh
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Like many American hospitals, Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor faces a shortage of registered nurses, which only promises to worsen as more nurses retire and fewer young people enter the field. And, like other hospitals, Eastern Maine is using... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man served 31 years in Navy, Air Force National GuardBRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) - George Tweedy's father had high expectations for him when
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) - George Tweedy's father had high expectations for him when he enrolled at the University of Illinois with plans to be a pre-med student. Perhaps they were too high. Tweedy, 56, said he "bombed out" in his classes and was scared... Read more
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Inquirier.net
32 defining moments in Philippine arts and culture since 1985Miag-ao Church in Iloilo, built in 1787, declared a Unesco World Heritage Site
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Miag-ao Church in Iloilo, built in 1787, declared a Unesco World Heritage Site in 1993 The Philippine Daily Inquirer, founded on Dec. 9, 1985, as part of the “mosquito press,” helped dismantle the Marcos dictatorship in February 1986. With the new... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Purita Kalaw-Ledesma: Hail the Mother of Philippine Modern ArtPortrait of Purita Kalaw-Ledesma by Fabián de la Rosa Something crucial to the
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Portrait of Purita Kalaw-Ledesma by Fabián de la Rosa Something crucial to the understanding of the subject not seen by most guests at the launch of “The Life and Times of Purita Kalaw-Ledesma” was, quite literally, just above their heads. Written... Read more
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Asian journal
Three types of peace: ‘Eleazar and Daniel are Christmas’“PEACE is not the product of terror or fear. Peace is not the silence of cemete
Asian journal / Posted 8 days ago
“PEACE is not the product of terror or fear. Peace is not the silence of cemeteries. Peace is not the silent result of violent repression. Peace is the generous, tranquil contribution of all to the good of all. Peace is dynamism. Peace is generosity.... Read more
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Sun Star
Y-Speak: Sports complex shaping upAFTER a long, long time, the sports complex at the University of the Philippine
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
AFTER a long, long time, the sports complex at the University of the Philippines (UP) in Mindanao is finally shaping up with Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio inaugurating the training gym last week, December 5, 2017, and inspecting the ongoing... Read more
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International Business Times
What are red markets? World's major organ trafficking countries bank on poverty and desperation A recent investigative piece into the conditions of African migrants stuck in L
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
A recent investigative piece into the conditions of African migrants stuck in Libya raised the curtain on the underground slave trade rings in the country and triggered international calls for investigations into the matter. It also shed light on the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Leni slams killings, attacks on free speech in Human Rights Day messageMANILA, Philippines — On Human Rights Day, Vice President Leni Robredo urged Fi
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — On Human Rights Day, Vice President Leni Robredo urged Filipinos to fight “alarming” rights abuses against marginalized sectors in the past year, including extrajudicial killings and attacks on freedom of expression. In a... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Activists tell Duterte: ‘Change lies in the youth’MANILA — “Our hope lies in the idealism and activism of the youth.” This is th
Bulatlat.com / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA — “Our hope lies in the idealism and activism of the youth.” This is the response of progressive youth group Anakbayan in President Duterte’s statement that the Leftists youths are laying down their lives for “ideologies that don’t have... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Spirited routines—and surprising results—at the 2017 UAAP Cheerdance CompetitionUAAP CDC first-time champs Adamson University Dec. 2 was an opportunity for un
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
UAAP CDC first-time champs Adamson University Dec. 2 was an opportunity for universities to root for the rah-rah group of their respective alma maters, the cheerleaders. Participating teams in the 2017 UAAP Cheerdance Competition (CDC) held at the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
The inside story: How La Salle lit up in blueSt. La Salle Hall’s neoclassical columns lit up in electric, moody blue —PHOTOS
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
St. La Salle Hall’s neoclassical columns lit up in electric, moody blue —PHOTOS COURTESY OF DLSU The highlight of Ateneo De Manila University’s victory over archrival De La Salle University (DLSU) in the UAAP Season 80 men’s basketball finals last... Read more
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