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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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

UDMC intensifies disaster education campaigns

October 18, 2009

Blue and Silver January-February 2007 UDMC intensifies disaster education campaigns After conducting two earthquake drills last semester, the University Disaster Management Committee (UDMC) is coming up with more disaster education campaigns and drills. Rev. Samuel Briones, Students Services Office (SSO) director, invited resource speakers from the Citizen’s Disaster Response Center (CDRC) last January 13 to […]

Pillbox explosion injures PCU-HS students

October 18, 2009

Blue and Silver October 2006 Pillbox explosion injures PCU-HS students A pillbox explosion incident injured hour Philippine Christian University High School (PCU-HS) students last September 6 at the Freedom Park at around 7:30 p.m. A report from the Manila Police District-Explosive Ordinance Disposal Section (MPD-EODS) indicates that the pillbox contained pyrotechnic or low explosive powder […]

MJCN celebrates its 100th Year

October 18, 2009

MJCN celebrates its 100th Year “A Century of Nursing through God’s Faithfulness – Academic Excellence, Caring and Nurturing Ministry, and Mission” This was the theme of the 100 years celebration of the Philippine Christian University-Mary Johnston College of Nursing (PCU-MJCN) last February 10-17 at the MJCN, Mary Johnston Hospital (MJH), St. Paul United Methodist Church […]

Suarez claims no change in the diploma

October 18, 2009

Blue and Silver March 2007 Suarez claims no change in the diploma “Wala nang babaguhin.” This was the statement of Dr. Oscar Suarez, University President, pertaining to the diploma issue raised during the luncheon fellowship last September 12, 2006 at the Executive Lounge. Arra Kamil Rubio, University Student Government president, agreed to the President’s statement […]

Student file complaints against BnS issue

October 18, 2009

Blue and Silver January-February 2007 Student file complaints against BnS issue “Ngayon lang talaga ako nakakita ng may nag-complain sa lampoon issue, kasi hindi aman malaking bagay yung lampoon para ireklamo.” This was the statement of Biyaya Quizon, Student Christian Movement of the Philippines (SCMP) secretary general and Tanggulan Network spokesperson, in concordance to complaints […]

Admin reveals PCU lib’s predicament

October 18, 2009

Blue and Silver March 2007 Admin reveals PCU lib’s predicament “Nafi-feel ko ngayon na walang magandang accomplishment ang library.” This was the statement of Ms Laila Labarda, Reference Section librarian, in relation to the dilemmas that the Philippine Christian University (PCU) libraries are currently facing. According to Prof. Viola Gacutan, acting Library Services director, she […]