education / hodgepodge / philippines

Class Suspensions – July 3 2012

In an advisory posted via Twitter around 4AM today, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration warned that serious flooding can be expected in low-lying areas and communities living near waterways […]

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hodgepodge / journalism / philippines

February 24 and 27 holidays in Zamboanga Sibugay and Gen. Santos City, respectively

Those working on Zamboanga Sibugay and General Santos City, South Cotabato are bound to have a three-day break this coming weekend. The western Mindanao province is having its Charter day anniversary come […]

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hodgepodge / philippines

The 2nd Filipino Footwear Design Competition: Filipino Footwear for the World 2012

The Philippine Footwear Federation, Inc. (PFFI) is hosting its second local shoe design competition. Titled “The 2nd Filipino Footwear Design Competition 2012: Filipino Footwear for the World,” this offers would-be footwear designers […]

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education / hodgepodge / personal matters

2012 World Bank International Essay Competition – Not happening?

This is bad news for writing enthusiasts around the world. In a message posted via Facebook last Janaury 17, Ms Catherine Doody, Communications Associate for World Bank (WB), announced that the annual […]

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education / hodgepodge / up diliman

Class suspension in UP Diliman, December 8, 4PM onwards

I received this email last night and let me share it to my fellow UP students: Beloved Graduate Students, Please be informed that classes tomorrow from 4PM onwards are suspended for the […]

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up diliman

Class suspension in UP Diliman, September 28, 2011

Update from CSSP Student Council: Per Chancellor Caesar Saloma announcement: 7AM-1PM classes cancelled on September 28, 2011 to restore UPD to normal status (after being ravaged by Typhoon Pedring). Please do not […]

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journalism / up diliman

UP Diliman suspends morning classes, September 27, 2011

According to ABS-CBN News, the following universities have announced the suspension of their respective classes today due to Typhoon Pedring. As of this writing, Signal No. 2 has been raised over Metro […]

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hodgepodge / personal matters

Join C&E Publishing’s anti-book piracy on-the-spot poster making contest this Sept. 17!

Fight for Intellectual Property Rights and Win Cash! Are you ready to fight for intellectual property rights through art, just as the great Juan Luna fought for freedom through his work?  If […]

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education / history / philippines / women's rights

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS — TANDANG SORA @ 200 CONFERENCE

Announcement courtesy of Dr. Ma. Luisa de Leon-Bolinao, Chair of UP History Department.  January 6, 2012 is the 200th birthdate of Melchora Aquino, popularly known as Tandang Sora and one of the […]

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education / up diliman

Breaking News: UP Diliman suspends classes for August 2, finally

Breaking news – I got this message from Twitter: To UP admin: Thank you very much for your very timely announcement! Next time, 5PM naman kayo mag-anunsyo para hindi masyadong hassle sa […]

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Analyzing Toni Gonzaga’s interview with Bongbong Marcos

Celebrity talk show host and actress Toni Gonzaga is getting flak for her recent interview with former Senator and defeated vice presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, Jr. for her web show “Toni […]

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United Nations month theme for 2021 – “International Year of Fruits and Vegetables”

The United Nations (UN) will be celebrating its 76th foundation anniversary this October 24. Because of that, October of every year is known all over the world, including the Philippines, as the […]

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#BotongPinoy2022 – Manny Pacquiao officially joins 2022 presidential race

Senator Manny Pacquiao has officially declared his candidacy for the 2022 presidential elections Sunday afternoon. Pacquiao, the only boxer in world history to have won titles in eight different weight divisions, has […]

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Filipino netizen Mary Jane Fabre goes after the diplomatic passports of BTS, fails spectacularly

The seven-member supergroup BTS earned further admiration around the world this week when President Moon Jae-In of their home country South Korea officially appointed them as his government’s Special Presidential Envoy for […]

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