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Literature counters social ills, says Nobel laureate

Vice Rector Rev. Fr. Richard Ang, O.P. awards the title of Honorary Professor to Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa Monday, Nov. 7. PHOTO BY JANINE C. PEREA

NOBEL PRIZE in Literature awardee Mario Vargas Llosa expressed his confidence in the power of literature to denounce dictatorships and other social ills in his lecture as an honorary professor of the University of Santo Tomas. “It (literature) does not only express one’s conviction, but [it] also [expresses] his feeling …

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Prepping for Prelims

Art by ALISHA JANA R. MORALES

WITH THE exam season just a week away, students are once again buried neck-deep in long quizzes, requirements, and last minute catch ups in readings. It is time to set aside those Netflix series and hit the books. So here are a couple of tips to help you transform the …

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Thomasians called on to revisit Martial Law history

Photo by KATRINA MAE H. MARCOS

ANTI-MARTIAL LAW advocates exposed the atrocities committed during the rule of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos and appealed to Thomasians to revisit the “darkest era since World War II.” Human rights lawyer and activist Neri Colmenares claimed that the government has not been providing the “right” information to the people, especially the …

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The King Tiger’s Last Chance

vigil temp hehe

HE WILL not be another King Tiger clutching his soaked jersey at the end of the season, wondering why the championship would only let them get close—but never close enough. Not on his last year. Louie Philippe Vigil had his fair share of court heartbreaks when the Growling Tigers succumbed …

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AB alumna is still UST’s courtside reporter

File photo by LORENZO ABEL S. DIONISIO

EXPECT A “new and improved” version of her. This is the promise of Faculty of Arts and Letters (AB) alumna Mary Angelique Manto to the Thomasian community as she renewed her role as the University’s courtside reporter in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Season 79. Manto, who graduated …

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UST welcomes around 8,000 Thomasians; AB records 118 freshmen

photo by KARL ANGELO N. VIDAL

MARKING THE start of their Thomasian journey, 7,915 freshmen—including 118 from the Faculty of Arts and Letters (AB)—made their way through the historical Arch of the Centuries during the annual Thomasian Welcome Walk held Friday. This academic year, AB recorded the lowest number of first year students since 2012 with only …

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Mga Tomasino, hinimok na magbigay pag-asa sa kapwa

kuha ni KRISTELLA DANIELLE S. BOO

TUNGKULIN NG mga Tomasino na gamitin ang ebanghelyo upang magbigay ng pag-asa sa kapwa. Ito ang pahayag ni Rev. Fr. Filemon dela Cruz, Jr., O.P., vice rector for religious affairs ng Unibersidad ng Santo Tomas sa ginanap na Misa de Apertura sa Parokya ng Santissimo Rosario, Martes. “Words are the …

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An Artlet’s Guide to Beginning a New Semester

art by DOLORES JANE C. PICA

THE NEXT academic year is fast approaching, but not everyone is ready to let go of satisfying afternoon naps and lazy days at the beach just yet. Beginning a semester is always a tough task, so here are a few tips to help you slowly ease into a new chapter …

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