Category Archives: Events and Announcements

Being at Peace with the World

“We are no closer to peace and unity; we are living in a world where lies are welcome as truths and where deception is dressed as alternative facts.”   These…

Unity in Musicality

Photo credit to Anna Carpio     One of the anticipated events on the third day of Global Peace Convention was the One K Global Peace Concert that was held…

5 Things you didn’t know about the Panagbenga

Known as the “Baguio Flower Festival”, the Panagbenga is a month-long annual celebration that is one of the biggest and most- visited festivals in the country. Among the various activities…

#WalangPasok | MONDAY (February 27, 2017)

Due to the nationwide transport strike, here’s a list of schools and areas where classes have been suspended for tomorrow, February 27, 2017. (as of 4:45 PM today) MAKATI CITY:…

THE ART OF RECREATING

Romantic movies are not the only ones making waves this February; because it is the Month for the Arts, various Filipino and international artists also created a buzz when they…

Saying “I Love You” in the Philippines

“I Love You” – three words that are spoken to let our dear ones know how special they are.   In the Philippines, more than 7,000 islands serve as home…

2016: WARMEST YEAR ON RECORD

In a press release dated January 18, 2017, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) confirmed that 2016 was the hottest year on record. With a global average temperature of 1.1 degrees…

Celebrating Christmas with Simbang Gabi

(UPDATED AS OF DECEMBER 19, 2016) Apart from gift-giving, caroling, parties and traditional food, Christmas in the Philippines will not be complete without Simbang Gabi.   Translates to Night Mass,…

Facing the Giants

Walking the same streets where some of our nation’s artistic giants left their footprints on is definitely an enriching experience. Angono, a first class municipality in the province of Rizal,…

10 Ways for an Eco-Friendly Undas

  In November each year, millions of Filipinos flock to cemeteries to visit their departed loved ones, bringing flowers, lighting candles, and offering prayers.   Unfortunately, the occasion is often…