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Leadership at its best: MVP takes full responsibility

April 13, 2010


Last Holy Week, news broke that business leader and Ateneo alumnus Manuel V. Pangilinan “borrowed” parts of his commencement address to Batch 2010 from well-known personalities like Barrack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Conan O’Brien and J.K. Rowling. Since then, opinions have been divided. Some have supported MVP while some insisted that he be punished for “plagiarism.” […]


April 7, 2010


Part of being a communicator is mastery of language. In this age of globalization, it’s not just mastering a language but, increasingly, languages. Filipinos are known to be bilingual. Our national language is Filipino, but we can also speak, read, and write in English quite well. But being bilingual is not enough, we’re beginning to […]

Got my second semester grade in COM 257: Problems and Issues in Communication

April 3, 2010


Before the Holy Week, my teacher emailed me and my classmates our second semester grades for COM 257: Problems and Issues in Communication. I pretty much knew what grade I will get. It was easy-peasy to predict, given what grades I got from my papers, my midterm exams and my debate test. In past semesters, […]