BPI Sinag Accelerate 2017 names top 10 social enterprises

BPI Foundation has named the 10 awardees of the BPI Sinag Accelerate 2017. They will receive business-incubation training and up to P500,000 in seed-funding...

Multinational adopts Makati school for hygiene initiative

GLOBAL company Rentokil Initial has tapped an academic institution in the Philippines to heighten the awareness of proper toilet and handwashing habits, as well...

USC dean, bar topnotchers share formula for historic success

THIS one is for the books. The year 2016 was a great year of commendable triumphs for Cebu-based University of San Carlos (USC). For one,...

AMA fills online education gap in PHL with EdTech

BELIEVING that technology-oriented solutions can help solve problems in online teaching and global learning, AMA University Online Education (AMA OEd) is investing in more...

Baguio public high school chosen finalist in search for nation’s eco-friendly...

A PUBLIC high school in Baguio City has been chosen among the finalists for the National Search for Sustainable and Eco-friendly Schools, high-school category,...

University entrepreneurship focus of 6th Unesco-Apeid meeting

ENTREPRENEURSHIP, the translation of ideas into products and actions, has become central to the discourse of higher education, said Dr. Patricia B. Licuanan, Chairman...

Number of UPCAT hopefuls swelled

BAGUIO CITY—The University of the Philippines College Admission Test (UPCAT), one of the major college entrance exams in the country, took place from October...

DepEd calls on stakeholders to assist rebuild Marawi

RECOGNIZING the important role of stakeholders in achieving the goals of basic education sector, Education Secretary Leonor M. Briones called on everyone to work...

Jollibee Foundation scholarship program helps youth secure a brighter future

JOLLIBEE Group Foundation (JGF) has always believed in the power of youth to transform, make positive changes and contribute to a better society. Fueled...

Fortune Life Values Advocacy Program recognizes school officials

Celebrating the launch of the seventh year of its Values Advocacy Program on September 12, Fortune Life Insurance Co. Inc. also gave recognition for...

Fortune Life Insurance, DepEd value advocacy program; awardees are ‘caring, compassionate...

THE values of hard work and discipline are a given, a basic fact of life, for all teachers, Education Undersecretary Dr. Lorna D. Dino said....

REX Book Store, Miriam College form Teachers’ Press

ON September 30 REX Book Store and Miriam College signed a memorandum of agreement, which cemented the foundation of The Teachers’ Press. Touted as the press by...

Fortune Life Insurance celebrates 7th Values Advocacy Program

By Lizzie R. Lazo FORTUNE Life Insurance Co. celebrated the seventh year of its advocacy of promoting the values of hard work and discipline among...

Panasonic promotes education for nation building, grants 2017 scholarship to university...

‘WHILE it is true that tuition are now free in state universities, students need more than just tuition. They need sustainability in instruction, in...

Taguig students win Taiwan robotics contest

MEET boxing champ Manny Pacquiao and Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps—in robot versions. A group of young students from Taguig public schools successfully won two awards...

Taguig pupil won gold in Intl Math Wizards Challenge in China

A YOUNG pupil triumphed in the 2017 International Mathematics Wizards Challenge (IMWIC) held in Xiamen, China, through the Mathematics Trainers Guild (MTG) Philippines. George Lean...

ComVal goes on free lunch for ‘wasted’ grade schoolers

DAVAO CITY—Interior Compostela Valley is embarking on a 120-school-day free lunch to identified malnourished schoolchildren in several actions to address hunger and early child-care...

Four DLSHSI magna cum laude graduates land in the top 10 of...

Every year, since 2014, the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has been advising incoming college students to go for “priority courses” for them to...

Isla Lipana begins M&A Challenge 2017 to student teams

ISLA Lipana & Co., the Philippine member-firm of the PwC global network (PwC Philippines), is offering business students from universities and colleges nationwide a...

Physicians’ skills in diabetes diagnosis, management enhanced with continuing medical...

SEEING the importance of continuing medical education (CME), various health-care organizations have bonded together to enhance the skills of local primary-care physicians in the...