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Votive Mass highlights seven gifts

As the academic year started anew, an estimated 1, 500 Ateneans joined the Mass of the Holy Spirit at the Thibault Field/ Gazebo Area last June 18, 2013. In the homily, Rev. Fr. Joel E. Tabora, S.J., talked about the importance of each of the Holy Spirit’s seven gifts. “They …

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SCB Recalls Constitution Draft from SAC

The SAMAHAN Central Board (SCB) decided to recall the draft of the SAMAHAN Constitution from the Student Affairs Committee (SAC) last May 18, Saturday, according to SAMAHAN President Ralph Robin Tongcua. In an interview, Tongcua told Atenews that the SCB has decided to push for the recall as it wants …

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Y-vote forum encourages youth participation

Good governance is expected from good leaders. This is the core message of the Y-vote, a forum conducted on February 27 to encourage participation from the youth on the upcoming May 2013 elections. In Region XI, around 2 million are registered voters out of the 4 million voting population. Y-vote, …

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2013 SCB Elections over: Tongcua, new President

By: Almira Jane Villegas & Kirsten Ilajas Ralph Robin Tongcua, was elected as the new SAMAHAN Central Board President, garnering 2,161 votes against Jemimah Pearl D’Lonsod with 2,037 votes. “Naga-sink in na that there is a calling. It was unexpected, but I have to take it. I’m happy that finally …

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FACE TO FACE: Presidential Candidates’ Debate

February 15, 2013. It was a breezy Friday afternoon as students flock in the Roxas open field to witness one of this year’s SCB Election’s highlights, the debate of the presidential candidates. Hosted by Ateneo Debate Varsity, Atenews, Office of the Buklod Ambassadors and Ateneo COMELEC, the said event shed …

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