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Tag: Ina Vergara

UST admin cuts tuition hike

March 26, 2015, 11:46 p.m. - THE UNIVERSITY administration has slashed next academic year's tuition hikes to just 2.5-5.3 percent from 5-8 percent, after strong opposition from students.

Thomasians rally for Students’ Code approval; CSC calls for wider support

Oct. 24, 2014, 9:09 p.m. - MORE than 200 students trooped to the Plaza Mayor Friday afternoon to demand the immediate approval of the Students’ Code, closing the week-long Students’ Rights and Welfare (STRAW) week spearheaded by the Central Student Council (CSC).

Central Board Speaker and Faculty of Civil Law Student Council President Victor Villanueva said college student councils had failed to involve students in the campaign, and should do more to increase awareness and participation.

Thomasians help in UST cleanup after ‘Glenda’

17 July 2014, 9:43 p.m. - MORE THAN 200 students trooped to UST Thursday to help clean up the campus after the onslaught of Typhoon "Glenda."

The Student Organizations Coordinating Council (SOCC) and the Central Student Council (CSC) assisted the Facilities Management Office (FMO) in a clearing and cleaning operation.

“Nakaka-overwhelm 'yung response ng Thomasian community, akala namin puro mga councils lang 'yung pupunta pero pati freshmen nag-volunteer din,” SOCC President Danisse Odiña said in an interview.