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U.P. GAWAD PLARIDEL 2012 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

U.P. GAWAD PLARIDEL 2012 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

The U.P. College of Mass Communication (UP CMC) is now accepting nominations for the U.P. Gawad Plaridel which recognizes Filipino media practitioners who have excelled in any of the media (print, radio, film, television, and new media) and have performed with the highest level of professional integrity in the interest of public service. For 2012, [...]

The First AXN Original Series - The Firm

The First AXN Original Series – The Firm

AXN viewers in Asia will be able to enjoy the two-hour premiere of The Firm on February 19 (Sunday) at 9.50PM, on the same day it airs across 126 million households on SPT channels globally in Asia, Latin America, Central Europe, Iberia, Italy, Africa, Russia and the Baltics. An AXN original series based on John [...]

UPAA calls on 2012 UP Jubilarians

UPAA calls on 2012 UP Jubilarians

Alumni of the University of the Philippines Classes of ’52 (Diamond), ’62 (Golden), ’72 (Ruby) and ’87 (Silver) are invited to attend the meetings of 2012 Jubilarians at Luciano E. Salazar Hall, Ang Bahay ng Alumni (back of U.P. Theater), U.P. Diliman Campus at 2:00 p.m. on February 15, March 8, and March 28. These [...]

Art auction to benefit “A Special Place”

Art auction to benefit “A Special Place”

The Association for Adults with Autism, Philippines (AAAP) will host an art auction to benefit A Special Place, the first residential community in the country for adults with autism on February 20, 2012, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Reading Room of Filipinas Heritage Library in Makati City. A selection of paintings by adults [...]

Best local governance programs get Galing Pook

Best local governance programs get Galing Pook

Malacañan Palace, January 30, 2012 — Galing Pook Foundation has announced the winners of its national search for the ten best local governance programs. LGUs are recognized by the awards body for innovative programs that have gained measurable positive results, empowered its people, and enhanced service delivery. This year’s winners are Albay; an Inter-local Health [...]

Celebration of the Holy Eucharist to mark 5th enshrinement anniversary of the relic of the Holy Cross

Celebration of the Holy Eucharist to mark 5th enshrinement anniversary of the relic of the Holy Cross

The Servants of the Risen Christ Monastic Community enjoins all pilgrims to attend the celebration of the Holy Eucharist on the occasion of the fifth enshrinement anniversary of the relic of the Holy Cross on January 30, 2012, Monday 9:00 a.m. at Monasterio de Tarlac Plaza, Mount of Resurrection, Eco-Park, San Jose Tarlac. Most Rev. [...]

Nominations for UPAA Board for 2012-2015 now accepted; Committee sets Feb. 29 deadline; election period, Apr. 15 to June 1

Nominations for UPAA Board for 2012-2015 now accepted; Committee sets Feb. 29 deadline; election period, Apr. 15 to June 1

The UPAA Election Committee recently announced that it is now accepting nominations for the Board of Directors for 2012-2015, with the deadline set on February 29, 2012. At stake are 23 seats in the Board, representing alumni from the various academic units of the UP System. The election period has been set from April 15 [...]

Asiana Airlines achieves Golden Grand Slam in air travel

Asiana Airlines achieves Golden Grand Slam in air travel

Asiana Airlines (OZ) has won the 2011 Airline of the Year award from Global Traveler magazine, achieving a golden grand slam in air travel. The Korean national carrier is the world’s first airline to be distinguished as airline of the year by three different awards bodies in three consecutive years. It won the 2009 Airline [...]