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Don Bosco teaches the ‘out-of-school’

VITUG (above) is flanked by Electrolux’s Pionilla and Bayot

While schools are sending their students out to do on-the-job training, Electrolux, the European appliance manufacturer, is putting some of its people back in academe.

Posted: August 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

Turning rough diamonds into gems

THE SCHOLARS are in high spirits on arrival in Manila, eagerly looking forward to a life-changing experience. Contributed Photo

Don Bosco Technical Institute-Makati marks its 60th year—its diamond jubilee—by welcoming into its fold 61 students from Leyte and Samar.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

A sound partnership for training

FROM left: Cho, Tordesillas, De Guia-Fuerte, Capito and Chung Lyong Lee, president and managing director of Samsung Electronics Philippines

The country’s premier public teaching/training hospital, the 103-year-old Philippine General Hospital (PGH) will be the local showcase for Samsung Electronics’ venture into the lucrative medical equipment business.

Posted: July 8th, 2014 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

Latin honors in bulk


Since 1949, when the University of the Philippines (UP) moved to Diliman, Quezon City, until 1984, the university’s summa cum laude (SCL) graduates on its main campus numbered in single digits.

Posted: June 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

Catching up in S&T

PUSHING FOR GOOD SCIENCE (From left) Ricardo Laguda, William  Padolina, DLSU’s  Josephine Borja and Drexel Camacho and Raymond Tan

An increasingly globalized economy, characterized not only by increased connectedness but also tough competition, innovation, resource shortages and a pressing need to protect the environment, has sharpened the focus on science and technology (S&T), complemented by good, rigorous and relevant research.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »