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‘Revive clamor for passage of bill on students’ rights,’ Thomasians urged

‘Revive clamor for passage of bill on students’ rights,’ Thomasians urged

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THOMASIANS MUST again strengthen their support for the long-delayed passing of the Students' Rights and Welfare (STRAW) Bill to law, the speaker of the Central Board and president of the Civil Law Student Council said in a forum held Tuesday. "It’s not just important na mayroon tayong Students' Code inside the University, but then it is also needed na mayroon tayong national policy that will safeguard our rights to the Students' Code against the administration,” Jonathan Santos said. "I think it's high time to revive the clamor [for] passing the STRAW Bill as law." Santos explained that while the STRAW bill is pro-student, it is not necessarily anti-administration of a school or university. "Hindi naman porket hindi tayo oppressed, hindi na natin ‘to kailangan pansinin. Rights...