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Thomasian architect and National Artist for Architecture Francisco Mañosa: Translator of the ‘Filipino’ in Architecture

By Levine Andro Lao The works of Thomasian architect Francisco “Bobby” Mañosa spell out his fate of becoming a national artist. Think of the...

Saldua, Civil Eng’g. alumnus, receives Exceptional Public Service Medal from NASA

Last August 28, 2018, Engr. Benjamin P. Saldua, a 1969 BSc Civil Engineering alumnus of the Faculty of Engineering, was recognized during the 2018...

UST opens in-house accounting center

The University of Santo Tomas recently opened the UST-Alfredo M. Velayo Accountancy Center, an in-house unit that delivers actual accounting services to clients. Since May...

Philosophy of UST’s classrooms to the Olympics of Thought: Thomasians in the World Congress of Philosophy

Our very own Professor Emeritus, the “Venerable Master,” Alfredo Co deserves much thanks from his students—especially us, whom he was able to encourage and...

Dancing and teaching in perfect sync: The story of Sky Bautista

Your career provides you with a living, but your passion keeps you alive. When those two things are found in one, the potential for...

Embracing the fullness of transition: UST’s new academics chief

On August 1, 2017, UST welcomed the new academic year with its new Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs: Prof. Cheryl R. Peralta, DrPH, former Dean...

Notes on the Proposed Tax Reform

The National Internal Revenue Code of 1997 or Republic Act (RA) No. 8424 was enacted almost 20 years ago. There were amendments made here...

Espaldon, Tayao, Coronacion weigh in on Martial Law declaration in Mindanao

On May 23, 2017 (Tuesday), the atrocities in Marawi City led by the ISIS-leaning Maute group made headlines. At that time, the President of...