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Renovations, new buildings to rise as DLSU welcomes F2F return

Long-awaited campus developments will welcome students on September’s in-person class kickoff.

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Empowered and engaged: A Halalan 2022-ready DLSU

Lasallians weigh in on the commmunity’s electoral bets and voting practices, and share factors that motivated them to be more outspoken.

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Local candidates share vision for Manila in mayoral forum

Last April 6, Task Force Safe Schools, together with the DLSU Committee on National Issues and Concerns and the Jesse M. Robredo Institute of Governance, organized the University’s first major event on campus at the Henry Sy. sr. Hall grounds since closing its doors because of the pandemic. The Manila Mayoral Candidates Forum-part of the…

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Weighing in on the effects of regulating e-sabong in PHL

The growing e-sabong industry seems to have a dozen repercussions to its operators and bettors.

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Santugon regains majority in USG #SE2022, 22 seats vacant due to invalidity

Santugon sa Tawag ng Panahon (Santugon) claimed 14 out of 21 freshman positions in the University Student Government (USG) batch government units in the recently concluded Special Elections (SE) 2022, securing a Santugon-led ID 121 in their first year. Meanwhile, Alyansang Tapat sa Lasalista (Tapat) candidates bagged seven freshman positions. Positions in the Gokongwei College…

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Education post COVID-19 tackled in 2021 PhilEd Conference

The 2021 Philippine Education (PhilEd) Conference hosted by the Private Education Assistance Committee was held via Whova and Facebook Live last December 1 to 4.  With the theme “Reimagining Schools and Learning beyond COVID-19”, the conference aimed to address the relevant challenges of the Philippine educational system and the possible solutions that can be done…

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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, various college presidents along with officers of the Office of the Vice President for Internal Affairs (OVPIA) and the Office of the Vice President for External Affairs (OVPEA) finalized the committees and discussed the assembly’s…

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Cars, buses, and PAREX: Solving Metro Manila traffic woes

A build-operate-transfer tollway project is eyed to address congestion in Metro Manila but the assurance that it will deliver remains unclear.

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To reach large audiences, PH politicians turn to Twitter

Back in May, when tensions over the West Philippine Sea were running high, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teddy Locsin “politely” told China on Twitter to leave the contested region, describing the country as an “ugly oaf forcing your attentions (sic) on a handsome guy who wants to be your friend.” No stranger to colorful remarks on…

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Multifaith space letter, Pahiram Equipment Act adopted in special LA session

In their fourth session of the term last August 13, the Legislative Assembly (LA) approved the submission of a letter to the Office of the Vice President for Lasallian Mission (OVPLM) supporting the creation of a multifaith space in the University and the establishment of a lending system for laboratory equipment.  The body, however, tabled…