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Econ department to tackle PH economic shortage

Econ department to tackle PH economic shortage

AB Events
SENIORS OF the UST Department of Economics, as part of the National Collegiate Economics Convention (NCEC), will be holding a forum titled “Out of Stock: Understanding the Structure of Supply Chain Management in the Philippines” on Nov. 19. The event will tackle the surge of commodity prices and the country’s supply chains, and will provide tips on how people could “shield” themselves from the effects of inflation. Through its invited speakers and experts, the event aims to “familiarize” people with the global issue of how supply and demand affect their daily lives.  The forum will be held via Zoom and live-streamed on its Facebook page from 9 a.m to 4 p.m F – Trisha Tamio  
UST to begin UAAP Season 85 with “Tiger Resurgence” kick-off party

UST to begin UAAP Season 85 with “Tiger Resurgence” kick-off party

AB Events, News
By AUBREY SHANE LIM THE UNIVERSITY will mark the upcoming UAAP season through its first in-person kickoff party since 2019 entitled “UAAP Kickoff Party 2022: Tiger Resurgence” on Wednesday, Sept. 28.  The event aims to revive the Thomasian spirit on-ground while celebrating the University’s fifth consecutive UAAP general championship win.  The festivities include four events: a three-part media campaign called “UST Tiger TV Sports,” the 2022 Kickoff Party, the relaunch of UST Tiger TV’s premiere sports show “The Frontrunners,” and the Alumni Basketball Game, where 17 members of the UST Growling Tigers’ current roster will be competing against 10 notable UST alumni.  Confirmed members of the UST Growling Tigers roster are Kyle Magdangal, Paul Manalang, Jamba Garing, Ivan Laz...
WATCH: The UST juniors’ and sophomores’ homecoming walk in less than five minutes

WATCH: The UST juniors’ and sophomores’ homecoming walk in less than five minutes

AB Events, About AB, Inside AB
Umulan man o umaraw, basta kasama ka ako'y nakauwi na. #ABTheFlame #BalikUSTe   Director: Aris Jhon C. Galang Asst. Director: Andrei Joseph Duran Videographers: Aris Jhon Galang, Andrei Joseph Duran, Gaebriele Gutierrez, and Tcheky Cabrera Editor: Angeline Tanqueco   Nakauwi na by Ang Bandang Shirley (Abigail Adriatico cover)
#BalikUSTe returns on campus after two-year hiatus

#BalikUSTe returns on campus after two-year hiatus

AB Events, Inside AB
by PRINCE RONSON SABADO THE UNIVERSITY will be opening its doors to incoming freshmen and returning Thomasian students with its annual school-wide welcoming campaign, #BalikUSTe, with its theme "Make your mark, Tigers.” The event was physically discontinued for two consecutive years due to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, halting its 2020 edition and conducting its virtual edition in 2021. In a press release, #BalikUSTe organizer and the University's premiere events management and media production organization TOMCAT- UST asserted that the pandemic would "not hinder them" in creating a “one-of-a-kind” experience for incoming and returning Thomasian students this academic year. "As the university gears up for both on-campus and virtual class setups, ‘Make your mark, Tiger...
UST Tiger Radio extends intern jock hunt until June 13

UST Tiger Radio extends intern jock hunt until June 13

AB Events, Inside AB, Uncategorized
By KAREN RENEE NOGOY UST TIGER Radio, the University’s official e-radio station, extended the deadline for submitting entries for this year’s intern jock search until June 13. The audition is open to all bona fide senior high school and college students of the University. Accepted applicants will undergo a series of tests and challenges before officially joining the new roster of jocks through the station’s annual show “Behind the Roar” (BTR). To join, auditionees shall film a video not longer than two minutes, telling why they deserve to be an intern jock, post them publicly on Facebook with the hashtags #BTReadyToRoar and #BTRS3Auditions, and tag the UST Tiger Radio's official Facebook page. After uploading their videos, applicants shall accomplish the audition form by...
AB alumni aim cultural shift in voters’ behavior through competency-based assessment

AB alumni aim cultural shift in voters’ behavior through competency-based assessment

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By Eduelle Jan Macabababad (The Varsitarian) and Matthew Dave Jucom (The Flame) DURING THE celebration of the 50th anniversary of Artlets batch ‘69, Faculty of Arts and Letters (AB) Dean Marilu Madrunio tasked several alumni to develop a project that answers to her plan of equipping the future Artlet graduates with competencies to survive in a volatile and uncertain world. Eyra Umali, Erlie Lopez and Tita Puangco responded to Madrunio’s call and immediately laid down a plan. However, the pandemic decelerated their preparations. It was until March 2021 when they found a way to communicate with Madrunio on resuming their plan. Only this time, they thought: Why not expand it to a bigger scope and attach the plans to the upcoming elections? “Because the competency mapping was...
The Varsitarian’s 37th Gawad Ustetika submission deadline extended to May 13

The Varsitarian’s 37th Gawad Ustetika submission deadline extended to May 13

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The Varsitarian, the official student publication of the University of Santo Tomas, has extended its deadline for submissions for its annual literary competition, the 37th Gawad Ustetika, to May 13.   Entries for the categories Tula, Poetry, Katha, Fiction, Sanaysay, Essay, and Dulang May Isang Yugto (one-act play) will be accepted.  The literary competition is open to all Thomasian students, undergraduate and graduate, enrolled for the academic year 2021-2022. Interested participants must submit a copy of their work in PDF, a copy of their registration form, and a certificate of originality signed by their Literature, English, or Filipino professors via Google Forms. Participants may also email them at ustetika@varsitarian.net for more details.  Gawad Ustetika is an ann...
UST profs to share translating experiences in upcoming webinar

UST profs to share translating experiences in upcoming webinar

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SEVEN RESEARCHERS-translators from the University of Santo Tomas (UST) will tackle the concepts of translating technical texts into the Filipino language at the Sentro sa Salin at Araling Salin’s upcoming forum. UST professors Wennielyn Fajilan, Dino Tordesillas, Franz Giuseppe Cortez, Rosalyn Mirasol, Alvin Ringgo Reyes, Elenita Mendoza, and John Dale Trogo will talk about the collaboration, evaluations, and considerations in technical translations during the “Salinsanay: Webinar sa Pagsasaling Teknikal bilang Gawaing Propesyonal.” The webinar will take place on April 23 and 30 via Zoom, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. The two-day webinar will focus on the experience of professionals in translating technical documents, such as modules, interviews, and research into the Filipino langu...