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Student org sets collection sked for junk gadgets

A group of engineering students from the University of the Philippines that collects junk appliances or gadgets for recycling and fund-raising has released its schedule of collection on three campuses in Metro Manila to jump-start the drive this year.

Posted: January 15th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Psychological first-aiders trained

AIMING to uplift the frayed spirits of disaster victims, PNU and Pasuc, with the NDRRMC and DSWD, launch the Burubligay Project.

The monster typhoon “Yolanda” a month ago, the killer earthquake that reduced Bohol and Cebu to shambles and the traumatizing Zamboanga siege all left many in a daze, stunned, shell-shocked. With these tests of the Filipino resilience, it is hard to expect the victims to spring back to life in no time.

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

Did you know: Philippine Normal University

The Philippine Normal University (PNU) was established on Sept. 1, 1901. Founded as Philippine Normal School, it was said to be the first higher institute of learning organized during the American occupation. Renamed Philippine Normal College in 1949, it became a university in 1991. In 2009, PNU was designated as the National Center for Teacher Education under Republic Act No. 9647.—Schatzi Quodala, Inquirer Research

Posted: September 3rd, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Future teachers prepare for digital education

DIGITAL ALLIES From left: Maria Lourdes Agustin, PNU Center for Teaching and Learning principal; Dr. Leticia Catris,  PNU Center for Educational Technology  and Distance Education director; Vibal Group of Companies president Gaspar A. Vibal and chair Esther A. Vibal; and PNU president Ester B. Ogena

Teachers in training can now keep abreast of the latest in digital technology and educate themselves in effectively integrating the use of high-technology gadgets in their teaching.

Posted: February 4th, 2013 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

P235-M Aussie grant for teacher quality research


The government of Australia marked World Teachers’ Day by extending support to a research center that would help develop strategies to improve the quality of Filipino teachers.

Posted: October 22nd, 2012 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

Magsaysay awardee leads speakers at PNU rites

Dr. Maria Victoria Carpio-Bernido, who shared half the honor with her husband as the recipient of the 2010 Ramon Magsaysay Award, led this year’s guests at the Philippine Normal University graduation ceremonies.

Posted: March 25th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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  2. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
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  6. DOJ to NBI: Arrest Cedric Lee, 4 others
  7. Cardinal Tagle to faithful: Join politics to clean it
  8. Estrada, Gigi Reyes denied access to evidence from other respondents
  9. Thoughts on Holy Week
  10. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
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  6. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  7. Gay college instructor arrested for oral sex with student
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  10. Palace: We can’t blame increase in population on Vitangcol
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  3. Pork payoffs to newscasters Erwin Tulfo, Del Prado, others bared
  4. UP back on top as ‘average’ student aces bar
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  7. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  8. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
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  10. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’


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