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Hook the book: Your guide to bargain book-hunting


As far as bookworms are concerned, reading is a relaxing activity—but the search for cheap, high-quality books is hardly stress-free. The reader is willing, but the wallet is often weak. What to do? Hunt for bargain books!

Posted: February 22nd, 2013 in 2BU | Read More »

UP Diliman’s annual Lantern Parade: Walking in an oval wonderland


Year in and year out, one night makes all other nights at the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman pale in comparison.

Posted: December 28th, 2012 in 2BU | Read More »

4 holiday activities for ‘barkadas’ on a budget


Before putting the last semester or trimester to a close, you and your friends endured sleepless nights, getting by on caffeine in your bloodstream.

Posted: December 14th, 2012 in 2BU | Read More »

‘You will improve’


Our first assignment for Journalism 102 (News Reporting) under Professor Lourdes “Chit” Estella-Simbulan, was to write a lead on the walkouts staged against the budget cut for state colleges and universities. She returned our work the following week, with a disclaimer: “I have here your papers. Please don’t be discouraged.” Naturally, we were. As terror […]

Posted: June 4th, 2011 in 2BU,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »