Saturday, August 19, 2017
Ma. Angela Christa Coloma

Ma. Angela Christa Coloma

Voting technicalities stir calls to revise election code, CSC charter

THE CENTRAL Student Council (CSC) and the UST Central Commission on Elections (Comelec) are planning to revise the students’ election code and the CSC...

CHEd lifts ban on out-of-campus activities

THE COMMISSION on Higher Education (CHEd) has lifted its nationwide ban on out-of-campus activities, issuing a new set of policies for colleges and universities. CHEd...

‘UST at risk with lack of crisis management’

INADEQUATE crisis management training may place the University at risk in the event of a bombing, an earthquake, or even a lone-wolf attack like...

Anti-death penalty advocates, lawmakers gather in UST

HUNDREDS of protesters from various groups trooped to the University on May 21 to protest the planned re-imposition of death penalty in the country. The...

La Salle dean proposes ban on political turncoats

A POLITICAL science professor is calling for the passage of a Senate bill that seeks to prevent switching among members of national political parties. “We...

Less flooding now in UST?

THE UNIVERSITY plans to improve its flood control system to mitigate flooding on campus during the rainy season. Rector Fr. Herminio Dagohoy, O.P. said UST...

Thomasians reject council bets, vote ‘abstain’ in 4 of 6 posts

IN AN unprecedented development, Thomasians roundly rejected candidates in four out of six positions in the Central Student Council (CSC) Executive Board including the...

‘Ched has no mandate to suspend field trips’

AN EDUCATION lawyer has criticized the Commission on Higher Education (Ched) for abusing its authority when it ordered a moratorium on off-campus activities after...

Anti-discrimination bill may breach religious freedom, a CBCP lawyer says

A LAWYER for the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) wants amendments to an “anti-discrimination” bill, warning that the measure could infringe upon...

No change three decades after EDSA Revolution, says lawmaker

NOT MUCH has changed in the government 31 years after the People Power Revolution that ousted the dictator Ferdinand Marcos. Sen. Gregorio Honasan, one of...

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