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Why did Dr. Jose Rizal return to the Philippines?

Dr. Jose Rizal’s descendants are all over the world. FILE PHOTO

Among my fondest childhood memories were the times I spent with my grandfather, Lope Elepano, in his home in Calamba, Laguna, where my mother and her siblings were born. On summer vacations and special holidays, I would often visit Calamba and stay with my Lolo.

Posted: November 24th, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »


Tale of two welcomes: Imelda, Ateneo and the hero it once insulted

Edgar Jopson meeting with Pres. Ferdinand Marcos in Malacanang. PHOTO-JOPSON FAMILY COLLECTION

She looked happy in the photographs and those around her, including young scholars and the president of the Ateneo de Manila University, certainly appeared thrilled to be with her.

Posted: July 8th, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

Ateneo honors German advocate of Euro integration

ATENEO president Father Jose Ramon Villarin congratulates Hans-Gert Poettering after conferring on him his honorary doctorate. EM PONG AND MARL CASTRO/CONTRIBUTORS

The Ateneo de Manila University on Wednesday conferred an honorary degree on Hans-Gert Poettering, former president of the European parliament and now chair of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), for his advocacy on European integration and human rights.

Posted: February 21st, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Amid row, a center for PH-China friendship thrives in Angeles City

Angeles University Foundation  PHOTO FROM AUDF.ORG

A center that teaches Mandarin and Chinese culture at a university here has been strengthening friendship and understanding among Filipinos and Chinese amid political tension arising from a territorial dispute in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea).

Posted: February 11th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

3 PH universities among world’s best English-teaching schools

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Three Philippine Universities are among the top 50 universities in the world when it comes to teaching English according to a new survey by the London-based research and ratings firm Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).

Posted: June 30th, 2012 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »