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Tips to become a ‘responsible’ traveler, says UNWTO
Advice / Places / Recreation / Tourism

Tips to become a ‘responsible’ traveler, says UNWTO

A manual campaigning for travelers to become more responsible tourists has recently been launched by the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization. The campaign came in light of tourists “behaving badly” across Europe and causing uproars among the locals. Wanna become a better tourist? Perhaps these five tips, lifted from the UNWTO manual can help you: … Continue reading

If your child has this one skill, he has higher chances at tomorrow’s jobs
Campus / Jobs and Careers

If your child has this one skill, he has higher chances at tomorrow’s jobs

Have you seen the movie “Divergent”? It’s about a young woman who discovers that she is an “out-of-the-box” (read: creative) thinker. But then, she also discovers that in the one-track-mind world she lives in, this kind of thinking is illegal and is even punishable by death. Of course, it’s just fiction. The movie, however, points … Continue reading

San Miguel Corp adopts environment-friendly water use
Life / Money

San Miguel Corp adopts environment-friendly water use

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) furthers its sustainability drive by reducing the amount of water it uses in its operations. In line with this, SMC has recently discontinued its bottled water product “Purewater.” “The plastic bottled water business has given us good returns,” SMC President and Chief Operating Officer Ramon Ang said to CNN Philippines, “but … Continue reading

Jen Padernal: World-class educator
People of the South / School Life / School News / School Personalities / Sci-Tech

Jen Padernal: World-class educator

“Consider every opportunity and every single day as a blessing and make sure that you share these blessings with the rest of the world.”   – Jen Padernal It never occurred to Ms. Jenielyn “Jen” Espineli-Padernal that her name would one day be synonymous with education and technology. She never even expected that she would be … Continue reading

The ‘Lakbay Lahi’ Experience: A Raw and Organic Improvisation of Ethnic Filipino Music
Arts and Music / Culture / Entertainment

The ‘Lakbay Lahi’ Experience: A Raw and Organic Improvisation of Ethnic Filipino Music

I saw Lakbay Lahi perform many times in Dasma, Cavite and they’re not some typical band playing and tweaking with amplified instruments – the guitar, the effects pedal, the drums, and the keyboard, etc. They don’t even have a vocalist! I watched them… NO, I experienced them – YES! That’s the perfect word – and … Continue reading