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PRESS RELEASE: GUNITA — the 6th Anniversary Dance Concert
Press Release // November 22, 2018

The La Salle Dance Company – Folk is the official folk dance group of De La Salle University-Manila under the Culture and Arts Office. The company expresses the traditional values of Filipinos through its dances and moves its audience toward a sense of love for its own culture. In celebration of our diversely rich Filipino…


PRESS RELEASE: Innovation. Collaboration. Knowledge Diffusion, Technology, and Invention Promotion
Press Release // November 21, 2018

Join us in this year’s most awaited technology fair of 2018! Be with us as we celebrate and showcase the social impact of the new technologies developed by the members of the academic community, as it further encourages innovation for public good. The 6th De La Salle University Innovation and Technology Fair (DITECH) will be…


An Electoral Gamble
Editorial // November 15, 2018

Seasoned lawmakers, political neophytes, and individuals young and old made their presence known in front of lights and cameras as they bared their plans to be put in the highest seats of power in the government last October 11 to 17. The Philippines saw its democracy at work when individuals from all walks of life…


Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil
Editorial // October 29, 2018

Communications Assistant Secretary Margaux ‘Mocha’ Uson created an uproar with fellow blogger Andrew ‘Drew’ Olivar through a controversial ‘sign language’ video last September 14. The viral video reportedly had Uson filming from behind the camera as Olivar symbolized their “Pepederalismo for the deaf” while making vigorous “sign language” gestures. None of the flailing hand movements…


PRESS RELEASE: Scout Creative Talks
Press Release // September 26, 2018

Find your creative edge and be part of this year’s Scout Creative Talks! We are giving away FREE tickets to three lucky Lasallians! Simple follow these steps: 1. Like the Facebook page of DLSU Student Media Office 2. Share this post and answer the question: What is creativity for you? 3. Use the hashtag #SMOxSCOUT Make…


Contracted by the rails
Editorial // July 31, 2018

The trolley problem puts readers in a moral dilemma of choosing to kill five individuals for the life of one or vice-versa. The choice one makes in regard to the life of one person and the overall utility involved in saving the majority speaks volumes of how humanity is perceived and acted upon when caught…


Under the light
General Elections News Feature // July 12, 2018

De La Salle University does not exist in a vacuum. It is vital for students to be aware of their prospective candidates’ stance on issues from the national level to matters concerning the University, as they will later on represent them.   The LaSallian listed timely and relevant issues and sought the candidates’ stand on…


Under the microscope
Editorial General Elections // July 11, 2018

Election after election, political parties, who eventually fill the seats in the University Student Government (USG), proclaim their standard and basis for which they want to pattern the USG – the Philippine Government. Focused on establishing their distinct brand of leadership, Lasallian student leaders attempt to inscribe their names in the legacy of its constitution,…


Death of the constitution
Editorial // June 20, 2018

May 11, 2018 saw Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno ousted from office after the quo warranto petition filed against her by the Solicitor General Jose Calida was granted in an 8-6 voting. Calida filed this petition March 5 of this year due to Sereno’s alleged failure to file her Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net…


Ged & Bart’s customers robbed by armed men
Straight News // May 19, 2018

Last night, customers of nearby restaurant Ged & Bart’s were robbed and held at gunpoint at around 8:30 pm. A tweet by Mark*, a design student from De La Salle-College of St. Benilde (CSB) drew attention online, including that of the College Student Government (CGG) of CSB, and the University’s University Student Government (USG). The…