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LA doubles USG budget to P847K for AY 2022-2023 as F2F classes return

The Legislative Assembly (LA) during its 13th special session held last Wednesday, November 9, unanimously approved an operational fund budget of P847,500 for the University Student Government (USG) for the Academic Year (AY) 2022-2023, more than doubling the previous academic year’s budget as student leaders prepare for higher expenses during DLSU’s face-to-face transition. Previous USG…

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Head On: Arvin Ajesta vows to fight red-tagging through socio-civic engagement initiatives as aspiring VPEA

Arvin Ajesta of Alyansang Tapat sa Lasallista discusses his leadership background and his plans to support socio-civic engagement among the student body as he goes head on for the University Student Government’s (USG) Office of the Vice President for External Affairs (OVPEA). The LaSallian: You have held a variety of leadership positions, one of which…

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HIGHLIGHTS: Escoto presents past projects, future actions for T1 AY 2022-2023 in third State of Student Governance

University Student Government (USG) President Giorgina Escoto addressed the Lasallian community as she highlighted the projects done in the past term and unveiled future actions to be taken to ensure the well-being of DLSU students in the third State of Student Governance today, October 12.  Campus reopening, commencement exercises  In order to prepare for the…

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HIGHLIGHTS: USG passes 2 penal bills; LA sessions to be F2F

The Legislative Assembly (LA) unanimously approved a bill that will penalize contradictions to the University Student Government (USG) constitution and passed the USG Code of Penalized Acts during its seventh special session held last Wednesday, September 14. Chief Legislator Francis Loja also announced that succeeding LA sessions will revert to a face-to-face setup after two…

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Samahang Lasalyano recaps milestones in first midyear conference

Aiming to maintain the strong inter-institutional relations of the tertiary Lasallian schools in the Philippines, student government representatives from De La Salle University (DLSU), De La Salle University-Dasmariñas (DLSU-D), De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute (DLSMHSI), De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB), University of St. La Salle Bacolod (USLS), De La Salle…

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Voter responsibility, engagement highlighted in AdvocaSERIES: On National Elections

EXCEL2022 launched a three-episode podcast concerning the upcoming May National and Local Elections titled AdvocaSERIES: On National Elections, aimed at fostering a healthy political discourse toward choosing the next leaders of the country. Released weekly from March 25 to April 8, the three sessions were titled, Halaga Ng Boto Mo, Ano Nga Ba Ang De-Kalidad…

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Tulong, hindi bomba: CMO calls out harassment, bombing of community in Cagayan

A press conference was held by delegates of the Community Mercy Outreach (CMO) last Friday, March 4, in response to the military bombings and the “outright denial of human rights” that occured in the Brgy. Sta. Clara in the Cagayan Region.  News from Janaury reported that around 30 bombs were thrown by Armed Forces of…

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Opposition clings onto hope of solidarity as #Halalan2022 nears

As candidates decide to go their own routes, how do we form a united opposition?

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Student welfare at the forefront of policymaking, assures OPRES

Policymaking for the OPRES will always be for the voice of the students.

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Kapihan with Ka Pepe spotlights legacy of late senator

Commemorating the declaration of International Human Rights Day, the Diokno Foundation and the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) invited speakers to discuss the accomplishments and contributions of the late Sen. Jose Wright Diokno through an online webinar titled Kapihan with Ka-Pepe Diokno held last December 10 via Facebook Live. The conversation on Ka Pepe’s birth…