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On entrepreneurship and the University’s startup scene
by Roselin Manawis, Vivean Pallera and Eliza Santos
News Feature // November 25, 2017

Entrepreneurship is defined as the capacity to develop and create, develop, and organize a business to gain a profit. Following the events of the war starting 1945, scarcity was evident in a global scale. Due to this, the “Baby Boomers” generation believed that having more meant more success. This introduced the traditional ideology that businesses…


Addressing professor scarcity
by Danielle Aglubat, Blaise Cruz and Eliza Santos
News Feature // November 23, 2017

As enlistment season comes around the corner, students will once again face the problem of shortage in classes. This problem affects their time in the University, as it potentially delays them, especially if the limited class is a major subject. While this is a problem for students, it is also a headache for departments that…


Research assistantship in DLSU: A look at CCS’ COMET
by Mikhaela Felix and Ian Benedict Mia
News Feature // November 20, 2017

As a learner-centered research University, DLSU has undergone several efforts in improving its research productivity for the past years. Last 2014 and 2015, DLSU was cited by the Scopus Elsevier database as the most productive research institution in the Philippines with over 1,780 research papers published and 12,203 citations gained as of March 2016. Part…


No money, no problem: ACG, USG highlight thesis grant, loan program
by Ian Benedict Mia, Johanna Ellice Tantoco and Maxine Ferrer
News Feature //

There are a handful of financial services in DLSU that undergraduate students can avail of to shoulder their expenses for thesis-making. These expenses do not usually come cheap; a case in point is a May 2017 article by The LaSallian which shows that majority of the respondents spend approximately P4,000 and above for theses and…


Looking into the University’s Health Services Office
by Isabel Cañaveral, Dab Castañeda and Cristina Francia
News Feature // November 13, 2017

In providing the Lasallian community with quality medical services, the Health Services Office (HSO), one of the offices under the Office of the Associate Vice Chancellor for Campus Services (OAVCCS), ensures the wellness of the University’s constituents by setting standards for their office. Through interview, The LaSallian looks into the regular operations and their office’s system…


New learning facilities affirmed by Roleda, Calleja
by Yasmin Cariño, Cristina Francia and Vivean Pallera
News Feature // November 11, 2017

Last academic year, various campus development plans were slated in response to the lean years, which will result in the lack of facilities that will accommodate incoming students during the transition of the University to the K-12 system. In addition, the need for space was reinforced due to the influx of various student activities, organizations,…


Dissecting the U Break shift proposal
by Blaise Cruz
Straight News // November 7, 2017

The University Student Government (USG) held a press conference yesterday at the USG office in Br. Connon Hall to discuss the status of the proposed shift of the University Break (U Break) from Friday to Monday. USG President Mikee de Vega and USG Vice President for Internal Affairs Brian Chen were present to talk about…


PRESS RELEASE: Doing our PART: A Donation Drive For Our Fur-iends
by The LaSallian
Press Release // November 5, 2017

DLSU Outdoor Club is inviting the Lasallian community to take part in a donation drive entitled ‘Doing our PART: A Donation Drive For Our Fur-iends’ which is in assistance of the Paws and Claws Animal Sanctuary in San Jose del Monte City, Bulacan. In a weeklong booth at SJ Bench 11, from November 6 to 10, the…


PRESS RELEASE: REMIX ‘17
by The LaSallian
Press Release // November 4, 2017

La Salle Dance Company – Folk (LSDC – Folk), the premier Folk Dance Company of De La Salle University, presents REMIX ’17 – the most-awaited inter-Lasallian dance competition, which will be staged at the Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium on November 10. REMIX, on its ninth batch, will have the routines and performances focused on this year’s…


USG issues statement on the proposal to move U Break
by Patrick Quintero
News Feature Statement // November 1, 2017

ERRATUM: USG President Mikee De Vega brought into our attention an error in the original statement the USG released earlier this week. Number 3 of the proposal’s policies should have read: “Classes will end at 2:15 on Mondays. On Fridays, on the other hand, classes will end at 4:00,” rather than “Classes will end at…