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Archive for October 2009

PCU accreditation still pending

October 22, 2009

Blue and Silver November-December 2008 PCU accreditation still pending Best before: 2005 The autonomous status of Philippine Christian University has not been renewed since the expiration of the five-year full autonomy granted by the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) in 2005. Dr. Greg Melchor de Lara, acting Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA), said the […]

A Student’s Concern

October 22, 2009

Blue and Silver August-September 2008 A Student’s Concern There are things beyond us, would you agree? Going beyond is risky, but sometimes you just have to have the guts to step up. It’s October, but it seems like it’s going to take a long, sleepless weeks before the semester is over. I am currently having […]

Speak up

October 22, 2009

Blue and Silver January-February 2009 Speak up This may be my last column for the Blue and Silver, but definitely not the last time that I will speak up. This publication had taught me to voice out myself out and to “speak up for those who cannot speak and protect the rights of those who […]

Anakbayan tags Tangonan civilian military agent

October 22, 2009

Blue and Silver June-July 2007 Anakbayan tags Tangonan civilian military agent Admin, students oppose campus militarization They started it and now she’s ready for it. Prof. Emilie Tangonan, former Social Science Department head, aired her sentiment regarding the allegations of Anakbayan-NCR against her at the National Broadcasting Network (NBN) Channel 4 last summer. Last Feb. […]

Graduation Nostalgia

October 22, 2009

Blue and Silver January-February 2009 Graduation Nostalgia Miyerkules, ika-28 ng Enero 2009, pasado alas siete ng gabi… Isang araw na naman ang natapos. Palabas na sana ako ng eskuwelahan nang makita ko ang dalawa kong kaklase na nakaupo sa may puno sa Freedom Park. Sasaglit sana ako para alamin kung bakit hindi pa sila umuuwi, […]

Chasing a Fling

October 22, 2009

Blue and Silver December-January 2008 Chasing a Fling Love sucks. It will either end you up with a broken heart or breaking someone’s heart. While Marian Piñera’s “A Fling to Remember” justifies that having a man/woman in life isn’t so bad. The author divulges that having an affair is the key if your want someone […]

PORTFOLIO

October 22, 2009

JOURNALISM INTERNSHIP Here are the logs that I have submitted to my instructor and the manuscripts of my published and unpublished news when I had my journalism internship at The Daily Tribune. Log 1 The Daily Tribune Aug 29 to Sept 13 https://maanneilaganlopez.wordpress.com/2009/10/18/journalism-internship-log-1/ A Question of Ethics Log 2 The Daily Tribune Sept 14 to […]

Preamble

October 18, 2009

The Blue and Silver, February-March 2008 (Opinion) Paper Talk by Maanne Lopez Preamble The University Student Government Constitution and by-laws serve as the guiding light of officers to provide the students and the University with worthwhile activities, projects and programs and Article 7, Section 10 duly states the sense of duty to uphold USG-PCU Constitution. […]

Alliance opt for P800 wage increase

October 18, 2009

Blue and Silver March 2007 Alliance opt for P800 wage increase “It’s a DEAL.” The Alliance of College Faculty accepted the P800 salary increase after six months of negotiation with the University Management. The Commission of Higher Education (CHED) mandated that 70% of tuition fee increase (TFI) will go to salary increase. “Since wala tayong […]

Youth demonstrators protest their right to education

October 18, 2009

Blue and Silver January-February 2007 PCU students join the youth mobilization Youth demonstrators protest their right to education Different youth sectors mobilized a protest last January 26 to voice out their grievances against the government’s performance towards education. Participating national youth organizations and students from different colleges and universities marched from University of Santo Tomas […]