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Productive scholar alumni start expanding SM scholarship program

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS IT was SM Foundation that help them get their diplomas, and several years after, here they come again partnering with the foundation to expand the scholarship program and help more youth finish their college education. At the close of the Christmas Season on January 6, the Feast of the Three Kings, […]

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Bentahan ng droga sa mga paaralan, ikinabahala na

BATANGAS City – IKINABAHALA ng isang kagawad ng lungsod ang napabalitang talamak na bentahan ng marijuana hindi lamang sa mga pampubliko kundi maging sa mga pribadong eskwelahan sa lunsod ng Batangas Sa malayang oras ng regular na sesyon ng Sangguniang Panlungsod noong Martes,   sinabi ni Kagawad Allysa Renee Cruz Atienza na mas nakakaalarma na aniya […]

Opinions

Tanauan City, Nag-host Sa Child Protection Summit

TULOY ang blind date ni US President Donald Trump at Kim Jong Un ng Nokor. Saan kaya sila mag-a-eyeball?  Sana walang sumabog. Mukhang tahimik daw ngayon si Speaker Alvarez. Baka kasi batukan siya ni Inday Sara! Balik pulitika raw si dating Manila Mayor Alfredo Lim. Wika ni Erap ay magiging kulimlim at madilim na naman […]

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DOE rolls out EnerKids Program for GSP

ENERGY Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi constantly emphasizes that educating the youth is the key to a more productive and responsible community. This is the primary tenet of the EnerKids Program of the Department of Energy-Consumer Welfare and Promotion Office (DOE-CWPO) in raising a smarter young generation by teaching them how to value the importance of […]

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How Filipino Youth can use data science to make a difference

TAGUIG, Philippines — IT has only been a decade since D.J. Patil, and Jeff Hammerbacher coined the term “data science”, but it already managed to become the best job in America according to Glassdoor. In fact, if you are a data scientist, you are one of the kickass professionals, who have the sexiest job in the 21st century. […]

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SPES applicants sa lunsod, kumuha ng qualifying exam

KUMUHA na ng qualifying examination ang may 428 kabataang nagnanais mapabilang sa Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES) grantees ngayong taon. Mula rito ay kukuha ang Public Employment and Services Office (PESO) ng 150 grantees habang 50 slots naman para sa mga dating SPES grantees. Ang mga makakapasa ay sasailalim sa interview sa Abril […]

Business

Graduating senior high students, dumagsa sa Job Fair; 174 aplikante, hired on the spot

By RONNA ENDAYA CONTRERAS BATANGAS City – BINIGYAN na kaagad ng pagkakataong makapagtrabaho ang mga unang magtatapos sa senior high school sa lunsod ngayong taon sa pamamagitan ng job fair ng Public Employment Service Office (PESO) at Department of Education, na ginanap sa Batangas City Sports Coliseum, Marso 23. Ipinabatid ni PESO Manager Noel Silang […]

Science & Technology

DOST-CALABARZON gives honor and recognition to 174 YES awardees

By ROCHELLE CRUZ, Contributor CALABARZON once again takes pride as 174 students were recognized in the annual Youth Excellence in Science (YES) Awards last March 12 at RFSQAC Multipurpose Hall, DOST-CALABARZON Regional Office, Los Baños, Laguna. For this year, two batches of awarding ceremony were held: 31 students from Cavite and 55 students from Laguna […]

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22 Batangueño kids shine at GawadAnak OFW, Migration Quiz Bee finals

    By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS A TOTAL of five (5) sons and daughters of Batangueño Overseas Filipino Workers were picked as finalists to the ECMI 10thGawadAnak OFW while 17 others are qualified for the 1st Luzon Migration Quiz Bee Finals slated on March 20. The Episcopal Commission for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant Peoples […]

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Tanay Mountaineers wins Smart youth award

THE Tanay Mountaineers received the Smart Communities Youth Award at the recent TAYO Awards ceremony. A Rizal-based organization that helps protect vulnerable Philippine species recently received a special award from Smart Communications at the 15th TAYO (Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations) Awards ceremony. The Tanay Mountaineers was given the Smart Communities Youth Award for its efforts […]