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Vatican officials to visit UST for 4th ‘new evangelization’ conference

Tue, 07/04/2017 - 20:57
OFFICIALS from the Vatican are among the top speakers in the 4th Philippine Conference on the New Evangelization (PCNE), which will take place at the UST Quadricentennial Pavilion from July 28 to 30. Archbishop Salvatore Rino Fisichella, president of the Pontifical Council on New Evangelization, will deliver the keynote speech on the second day, July […]

Thomasian neurologist among 100 Asian Scientists of 2017

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:12
A THOMASIAN neurologist made it to the list of the 100 Asian Scientists of 2017, published by the Asian Scientist Magazine last June 29. Dr. Raymond Rosales, who teaches at the UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, entered the list under the biomedical sciences category. Rosales, who was also a recipient of the 2016 Philippines […]

Fil-Am writer showcases ‘creative’ approach to history

Sat, 07/01/2017 - 20:15
A FILIPINO-AMERICAN author has stressed on the role of historical fiction as an entertaining and informative genre of literature. “I think there is power in knowing one’s history. Historical fiction is one way of giving that information out in an entertaining manner,” Cecilia Manguerra Brainard said in a lecture last June 30 at the Albertus […]

UST alumnus appointed to Bangko Sentral monetary board

Sat, 07/01/2017 - 11:39
A THOMASIAN banker was appointed to the Monetary Board of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas by President Rodrigo Duterte last June 28. Peter Favila will return to the monetary board, where he last served from 2008 to 2014. Favila obtained his banking and finance degree from the College of Commerce in 1968. He served as […]

2 Thomasians among fellows in Virgin Labfest

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 14:50
TWO THOMASIANS will be among the 10 fellows of a national dramatic writing fellowship program. Miko Jan Portes and Lloyd Alcedric Opalec are set to join the Virgin Labfest 13 Writing Fellowship Program. Opalec, an incoming literature senior, said his program gave him an advantage in applying for the fellowship. “Advantage ‘yun (literature) kasi maiintindihan […]

UST aims for 4th School of the Year plum in prestigious Quill Awards

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 18:19
THE UNIVERSITY is vying for its fourth consecutive “School of the Year” award in the prestigious Quill Awards of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC). UST has bagged the School of the Year plum for three straight years after winning the most number of awards in the Student Quill Division. Angelicum College, Bataan Peninsula […]

Angelicum College in QC officially under UST

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 16:01
THE UNIVERSITY’S footprint has officially extended to Quezon City. UST signed a memorandum of agreement with Angelicum College in Quezon City on June 29 as part of plans to oversee and integrate with other Dominican educational institutions in the Philippines. Under the integration plan, Angelicum College will now be called UST Angelicum, with UST Rector […]