By Isabelle G. Rodolfo
Traditional rivals, these three schools are also seen to have the richest campus cultures. Their individual school spirit is exemplified in their pep squads, which, even if they belong to different leagues, provide the uplift the school needs in and out of basketball season. Hooray for these three high school squads!
4TH WALL Theater Company’s “Rivalry: Ateneo-La Salle The Musical” is back onstage starting Jan. 25, 2013, at the Meralco Theater in Ortigas Avenue, Pasig City.
By Jasmine W. Payo
His anxiety stems from three things. Bo Perasol, the new coach of the Ateneo men’s basketball team, admits to this as school officials introduce him before a small gathering of past and present players, alumni and supporters.
Roots and WingsBy Cathy Babao-Guballa
The Martial Law (ML) years brought innumerable losses and grief untold, as well as sadness and anger that linger decades after. Many suffered the loss of loved ones, property or identity.
By Amadís Ma. Guerrero
In Faraway Minsk, capital city of Belarus, once part of the unlamented Soviet Union, director Ricardo Abad was beside himself with excitement.
Gut FeelBy Minyong Ordoñez
I’m an Ateneo alumnus. Mention La Salle and our UAAP battle, and my hibernating animosity toward the Green Archers stirs back to life. I want La Salle beaten to a pulp.
By Marco Angelo Cabrera
Summertime marks the beginning of the pre-season basketball leagues like the 2012 FilOil Flying V Pre-season Hanes Cup. This magical league lets schools that wouldn’t otherwise meet in the season proper clash for ultimate school supremacy. Member-schools from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) collide before they return to their respective leagues in the upcoming season.
Whenever I meet people, there is one question I dread they’ll ask: Where did you go to school? “Ateneo?” “La Salle?” “Uhm, UP?” they’d try for the last time, after getting only silence and a polite smile from me. By this third attempt, I have a ready answer: “I don’t want to answer that!” And [...]