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Remembering the Maguindanao massacre, media reps hold webinar on press freedom in PHL

Remembering the Maguindanao massacre, media reps hold webinar on press freedom in PHL

Last November 22, DAKILA presented Speaking Truth to Power: The Future of Press Freedom in the Philippines. Through DAKILA’s Active…

PRESS RELEASE: Arts College Government Launches Yearlong Multi-Support for CLA

PRESS RELEASE: Arts College Government Launches Yearlong Multi-Support for CLA

Arts College Government, in partnership with the Lasallian Center for Inclusion, Diversity, and Wellbeing (LCIDWell), and DLSU PRISM, has launched…

PRESS RELEASE: ECG holds PASIKATAN2021

PRESS RELEASE: ECG holds PASIKATAN2021

AttENGtion, please!  In the spirit of Lasallian communion, the Engineering College Government (ECG) would like to invite all ID 121…

PRESS RELEASE: Lasallian Student Leaders Convention

PRESS RELEASE: Lasallian Student Leaders Convention

The De La Salle University-Manila, through the University Student Government, will host the first-year of the recently established Samahang Lasalyano,…

Commentary: Behold the House of Marcos-Duterte

Commentary: Behold the House of Marcos-Duterte

It must have been a fairy tale of sorts. Bongbong Marcos walked down the aisle with Sara Duterte-Carpio closely beside…

USG Activities Assembly finalizes departments for AY 2021-2022

USG Activities Assembly finalizes departments for AY 2021-2022

In the November 12 meeting of the DLSU University Student Government (USG) Activities Assembly (AA) for Academic Year (AY) 2021-2022,…


Menagerie

Rant and Rave: ‘Formula of Love: O+T=

Rant and Rave: ‘Formula of Love: O+T=

With their charm and impeccable choreography, TWICE never fails to uplift their audience’s mood, leading to their awe-inspiring evolution capturing the hearts of many fans. The group debuted with cutesy…

Open spaces: The calm in the urban jungle

Open spaces: The calm in the urban jungle

Nestled a street away from the hustle of Taft is Paco Park. Besides the occasional roar of passing jeepneys, a drowsy peace lingers there. Birds chirp, leaves blanket the ground,…

Rant and Rave: Taylor Swift was ‘Red’-y to break our hearts

Rant and Rave: Taylor Swift was ‘Red’-y to break our hearts

The long-awaited re-recording of Taylor Swift’s decade-old album Red (Taylor’s Version) is finally here. Released last November 12, Swift’s latest musical work historically broke Spotify’s record for the most streamed…

Fighting in the trenches, ALS instructors push for support

Fighting in the trenches, ALS instructors push for support

An educator’s greatest asset is their compassion—mainly driven by the desire and enthusiasm to see their students thrive. This mission also includes assisting students whose education was halted by some…


Sports

Radiant on the rise: VA ‘typhoid’ goes global

Radiant on the rise: VA ‘typhoid’ goes global

Viridis Arcus (VA) has come a long way from being a one-star student organization to becoming one of the pioneer teams of the ever-growing AcadArena esports foundation. Just last October,…

Shooting the lights out: Gilas Pilipinas Women look back on FIBA Asia Cup

Shooting the lights out: Gilas Pilipinas Women look back on FIBA Asia Cup

With more than two years off the hardwood, the Gilas Pilipinas Women proved they were still worthy of donning the Philippine jerseys as they returned to the grind.  In the…

Halftime Thoughts: Should mandatory vaccination be implemented in leagues?

Halftime Thoughts: Should mandatory vaccination be implemented in leagues?

The outbreak of the COVID-19 virus in 2020 halted the entire sports world. Leagues all over the globe had to either suspend or cancel the ongoing seasons to safeguard the…

Within arm’s reach: PHL women’s football team chases World Cup ambitions

Within arm’s reach: PHL women’s football team chases World Cup ambitions

Preparing for international tournaments can be a daunting task, which is why constant training to practice the techniques and to meet physical demands are vital. However, amid the ongoing COVID-19…

Athlete Revisited: Ben Mbala

Athlete Revisited: Ben Mbala

With the UAAP projected to resume in February next year, fans and the Lasallian community alike may reminisce about the legendary days of DLSU, especially that of the Green Archers…

New league in town: FilBasket unveils new stage for amateur ballers

New league in town: FilBasket unveils new stage for amateur ballers

Basketball is arguably the Philippines’ most loved sport. In almost every community, a court will surely be in sight—whether it be fiberglass or wood, cemented or mud-filled. Filipinos play basketball…

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Opinion

An uprooting

An uprooting

Last March, I worked on an article that emphasized how the Duterte administration’s tokhang modus is a misplaced and hostile response to the problem of illegal drugs and preventing their…

Of both worlds

Of both worlds

I grew up believing that my parents were inseparable and that I would be lucky enough to grow old while having our entire family under one roof. I was proven…

Diverted attention

Diverted attention

“We have discussed this, again and again, and this is the understanding of everybody: that unless we are united, we cannot win in 2022.” These were 1Sambayan Lead Convener Antonio…

No room for error

No room for error

Last September 28, I went to have myself registered to vote for the coming national elections and luckily finished within three hours. Others, however, had to wait longer. Personally, it…