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Birth of the new bogeyman
Editorial Opinion // February 16, 2019

Last January 28, the final reading of the bill lowering the minimum age of criminal liability from 15 to 12 years old was passed by the House of Representatives. Many were taken aback by the speed in which the bill was passed, many more were afronted at the implication that children as young as 12…


Under arrest: Ressa and Press Freedom
Editorial National Situationer // February 14, 2019

Last February 13 at 5pm, Rappler Founder and CEO Maria Ressa was arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) for charges of violating Sec. 4(C)(4) of Republic Act (RA) 10175, or the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012. Despite being arrested beyond working hours, making it harder for Ressa to find a court, she attempted…


PRESS RELEASE: USG Financial Services Launch
Press Release // January 31, 2019

The DLSU University Student Government has always stayed true to its commitment to providing pro-student service to all Lasallians. For the past few years, we have established various financial assistance programs in an effort to help make Lasallian education accessible for all. In cooperation with the DLSU Science Foundation Inc., Edukasyon.ph, and the Office of…


Our father
Editorial // January 11, 2019

Now that we’re at the dawn of a new year, looking back, it is apparent that the bad really did outweigh the good in 2018. In what seemed like the downfall and the slow execution of the Philippine Constitution, the nation was perpetually stuck under dark clouds. It was the year that highlighted the tenure…


Where has resilience brought us?
Editorial // December 16, 2018

It seems as though the hustle and bustle that is characteristic of the “ber” months has fallen over the Philippines as a whole. With issue after issue and controversy after controversy coming at us from multiple sides all in in the span of a month, it’s not difficult to imagine why one would wonder what…


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…