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Economist tells youth: Be drivers of sustainable development

Economist Bernardo M. Villegas advised the Filipino youth to take charge of the country’s sustainable development by being its most active agents of change.

Posted: November 17th, 2013 in Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

The hungers that surround us


One of the key exercises in our formation program for public school teachers is for each school to have 10 descriptors of the world of the Filipino youth, specifically their students. Then the teachers identify the hungers, if any, of their students that underlie each descriptor.

Posted: June 2nd, 2013 in Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Youth called upon to follow Rizal for good of country


“If Jose Rizal’s teachings are emulated, they can guide the destiny of our country.” Thus did Reghis Romero II, supreme commander of the Order of the Knights of Rizal, explain the essence of the recently concluded 50th National Rizal Youth Leadership Institute (NRYLI) at Teachers Camp in Baguio City.

Posted: January 6th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Nurturing the youth so they find their mission in life


Celebrating the Feast of the Holy Family this year on Dec. 30 bears added significance for us Filipinos. Today we also commemorate the 116th anniversary of the martyrdom of Dr. Jose P. Rizal who said the prophetic words, “The youth is the hope of our country.”

Posted: December 30th, 2012 in Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Fliptop: the modern ‘balagtasan’


Nelland, 18, stuck her tongue out at the end of her repartee. Her head bobbed as she rapidly delivered her lines. Her hands pumped the air in the space between us to the beat of her repartee. She smiled quickly in the end, partly congratulating herself for her successful delivery, and partly to ease the sting of her last line. She just performed her fliptop routine in front of me.

Posted: October 12th, 2012 in 2BU | Read More »