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2017 News Articles
Animo BED Chorale wins Top
Prize in LPU REVUE 2017 | April 4, 2017
Our Animo BED Chorale—which consists of 12 select BED Grade 9 and 10 students—competed and emerged as first runner-up in the Lyceum of the Philippines University (LPU) Revue 2017 that was held last March 29 at the JPL Hall of Freedom in LPU, Manila.
The LPU Revue is an annual song and dance contest that is opened to all interested Grade 9 and 10 singing and dance groups in Metro Manila. This year, eight schools participated in the singing category of the said contest.
The students were conducted by Mr. Roengen Atienza, and accompanied by Mr. Jonel Capili.
Basic Education Department Schedule of Enrolment for SY 2017 - 2018 | March 30, 2017
Parents and students from the Basic Education Department are advised to take note of the important dates relating to the schedule of enrolment for SY 2017 – 2018.
April 3 (Monday) - Start of Enrolment for New Students and Transferees who have already taken the Entrance Exam with complete requirements
April 17 (Monday) - Start of Enrolment for Old Students (According to Grade Level)
April 17-21 - (Monday – Friday) Preschool to Grade 1
April 24-28 - Monday – Friday) Grades 2 and 3
April 28 - (Friday) Grades 4 and 5
May 2-5 - (Tuesday – Friday)
May 8-12 - (Monday – Friday) Grades 6 and 7
May 15-19 - (Monday – Friday) Grades 8 and 9
May 22-26 - (Monday – Friday) Grade 10
May 29-June 2 - (Monday – Friday) Enrolment for those who missed their prescribed enrolment schedule
June 2 - (Friday) Last Day of Enrolment
June 7 - (Wednesday) Start of Classes
Note: In case of enrolment of siblings, follow the scheduled date for the sibling enrolling in the lower grade level. (Ex. Grade 2 and 8, you can enroll between April 24-28, 2017, the prescribed enrolment schedule for Grades 2 and 3).
Blessing and Turn-Over Ceremony of Mechanical SEED Dryer | March 24, 2017
The Tertiary Education Parents Association have donated a Mechanical SEED Dryer for the use of Salikneta Farm. A blessing and Turn-Over Ceremony was held yesterday, March 23, 2017, at Salikneta Farm. President Dr. Bjorn Santos, Chancellor Mr. Christopher Polanco, Officers of the Tertiary Education Parents Association, a good number of Administrators from both DLSAU and Salikneta Campus, and the Salikneta Student Community were present to grace the event.
We thank Tertiary Education Parents Association for their generosity and continued support for the university.
Advanced Enrollment for 1st Term School Year 2017 - 2018 | March 24, 2017
Please be reminded that the Advanced Enrollment Schedule for Term 1 (May to August 2017), SY 2017-2018 has been set from March 27 to April 8. As in the previous terms, students are strongly encouraged to avail of this opportunity to enroll early and reserve their desired courses for the upcoming term
To make sure that the facility is fully utilized, academic scholars, student assistants and athletes have been identified as groups apart from regular students to avail of advanced enrollment.
Orders for Br Jun FSC Call to Greatness | March 21, 2017
The Office of the University President is now taking orders for Br. Jun Erguiza FSC's Call to Greatness book. Interested individuals and groups may go to Cashier to pay four hundred twenty pesos (P420) per copy and present the official receipt to Ms. Maricel Villanueva, Executive Secretary.
Lasallian partners may pay for the book thru salary deduction, as long as it has been properly coordinated with the Accounting Office. Kindly allow 1-2 weeks for the delivery of the signed copy of your purchased book.
Let us support Br. Jun FSC by purchasing the book. Supporting the sales of this book means supporting our scholarship initiatives, as he is donating part of his royalties to our Scholarship Endowment Fund.
Career Fair 2017 | March 8, 2017
The Guidance and Counseling Services Office will be holding its annual job fair, Career Fair 2017, tomorrow until March 10 (Friday). The job fair, open to all graduating Tertiary Education Department students, is an opportunity for students to gain information about potential careers that will help them make firm decisions.
On March 9, there will be seminar on work ethics, 9:00 AM – 12:00 NN, and a orientation program on SSS, PAG-IBIG, and PhilHealth services, 1:00 – 4:00 PM. Both activities will be held at the Osmeña Hall. The job fair, held at the Institutional Activity Center from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, will be participated in by 45 different companies across the country. Students are advised to prepare enough resumés for the said purpose. The fair is also open to DLSAU alumni.
Call to Greatness Book Launching | March 6, 2017
Former University President Br. Jun Erguiza, will be launching his very first book today, 2:00 PM, at The Forum. The book, entitled Call to Greatness, will contain a collection of his speeches as president of the various institution he has led over the years: De La Salle Araneta University, De La Salle University, Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines, among others.
A copy of the book can be purchased during the event at P 420.
Dr. Aguja Receives NRCP National Achievement Award 2016 | March 3, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Socorro E. Aguja who was one of the National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP) 2016 Achievement Awards recipients. Dr. Aguja is one of the 13 Filipino scientists/researchers who were bestowed the National Achievement Award in recognition of their outstanding contributions to their respective scientific fields.
The NRCP held the awarding ceremony for the said awards during its Annual Scientific Conference and 83rd General Membership Assembly last March 16, 2016 at the Philippine International Convention Center.
La Salle Araneta Travel Agency Singapore-Malaysia Tour Package | March 3, 2017
The La Salle Araneta Travel Agency, under the Tourism Management Department of the College of Business Management, is offering a 4D/3N International Group Tour to Singapore and Malaysia that is scheduled from March 24-27.
For more information, please drop by their booth along the LSB Catwalk. Alternatively, you may contact them at +63 955 325 1940 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also visit their social media pages:
This international group tour package is open to the entire DLSAU community.
Singapore Opens 2017 Scholarship | February 28, 2017
The Embassy of the Republic of Singapore in Manila is now accepting applications for the 2017 Dr. Goh Keng Swee (GKS) Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded every year to three outstanding individuals from the Asia-Pacific region who wish to pursue undergraduate studies in approved disciplines at local universities in Singapore.
Administered by the Association of Banks in Singapore, the scholarship is tenable for a maximum of four days and covers round-trip economy airfare, tuition and compulsory fees, annual maintenance, hostel, and one-time settling-in allowance. The scholarship will be reviewed annually and is subject to satisfactory performance and academic results.
Applicants must first qualify for admission to the university concerned for the intended course of study, and will be required to serve bond of three years upon completion of their studies. Interested individuals may submit their applications at https://www.gksscholarship.sg by March 10.
For further queries, please contact Ms. Aeriel Quijano at (+632) 856 9922 loc. 104.
New Students Welcomed in Acceptance Rites | February 20, 2017
All TED new students and transferees are reminded that the Acceptance Rites and Orientation Program for the January – April Term is scheduled tomorrow, 3:30 PM, at the Rizal Hall. All TED new students and transferees are expected to attend these rites as they grow more in their faith and pledge their continuing support and loyalty to the Lasallian Educational Mission of “teaching minds, touching hearts, and transforming lives”. Symbols and tokens of our DLSAU Lasallian identity will be distributed during these rites.
University Chancellor Mr. Christopher Polanco will deliver the Welcome Remarks, whereas University President Dr. Bjorn Santos will be introducing the Honor Code.
Please be guided accordingly.
Lasallian Language Center sends off 200 Korean Graduates | February 16, 2017
Over two hundred students from ten South Korean universities will be graduating from the December 2016 – February 2017 English Language program of the Lasallian Language Center today, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM, at the Rizal Hall. The students came from the following universities: Gangneung-Wonju National University, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Hallym University, Dankook University, Yong In University, Ulsan College, Catholic Kwandong University, Cheongju University, Changwon National University, Kyungnam University.
University Chancellor Mr. Christopher Polanco will be the guest speaker for the ceremony.
The Life of St Brother Solomon Nicholas Leclercq The Musical | February 15, 2017
In celebration of the canonization of St. Brother Solomon Nicholas Leclercq in October 2016, the De La Salle Brother – Be Our Guest Project, in partnership with the De La Salle – College of St. Benilde and De La Salle University, has commissioned a musical on the life of Br. Solomon. The musical, entitled Solomon, will run from February 27 to March 4 at the DLS-CSB School of Design and Arts Auditorium.
Tickets are priced at the P300; the proceeds of which will be given to the De La Salle Senior Brothers Fund. The following are the scheduled runs for the musical:
February 28, 7:00 PM | Press Night
March 1 – 3, 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM | Regular Runs
March 3, 7:00 PM | Gala Presentation
March 4, 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM | Regular Runs
For more information and other inquiries, please email email@example.com or call (02) 721 2000 loc. 603 or (+63) 917 800 1453 and (+63) 917 814 3742.
RUNDLSAU@71 Souvenir Singlet and Ballet ID | February 14, 2017
Please be informed that souvenir singlets and baller IDs of the RunDLSAU@71 fun run event are still available for sale. A set, which costs P200, contains a singlet and a baller ID. For purchases of two or more sets, the price per set is reduced to P150.00.
A portion of the sales for the items will be donated to the Emmaus Hose of Apostolate Home for the Aged in Malolos, Bulacan.
Interested Lasallian partners may buy the souvenir items at the Human Resource Development and Management Office or at the Office of Student Services.
Namseoul University Officials Visits DLSAU | February 13, 2017
Three officials from Namseoul University visited the university last February 10 to discuss the possibility of sending their students to us via a student exchange program and to explore possible collaboration and cooperation opportunities between our institutions.
International Program and Relations Executive Dean Dr. Soon Hyeon Lee, Graduate School Dean Dr. Heon-Yong Jung, and International Initiative Associate Dean and Global Education Center Executive Director Mr. Sean K. S. Shin were met by University Chancellor Mr. Christopher Polanco. Mr. Joseph Hyun and Mr. David Hyun were also present during the meeting.
Namseoul University is a private university located in Cheonan, South Korea. Founded in 1994 as Southern Seoul Industrial University, the university was later renamed Namseoul University in 1998.
DLSAU MBA Alumna donates AudioVisual Equipment to AGSI | February 9, 2017
Ms. Shiela Dela Pena, a DLSAU MBA alumna, donated audiovisual equipment to the Agrivet Sciences Institute (AgSI) last January 28. Specifically, Ms. Dela Pena donated a 32” Skyworth LED TV, a Skyworth speaker system, and an LG DVD player for use at their Agriventures Learning Center Library.
The equipment will be primarily used by faculty and students in their lectures, reports, and research presentations. University President Dr. Bjorn Santos and University Chancellor Mr. Christopher Polanco personally received the donation.
BS HRM Ranks 12th in National Bartending Competition 2017 | February 7, 2017
Bon Jovi Sebastian, a 4th Year BS Hotel and Restaurant Management student, ranked 12TH in the National Bartending Competition 2017 held last January 21 at SM City Cebu – Seaside. The competition, the biggest bartending competition in the Philippines, was organized by the Cebu Barista and Bartender Association.
Sebastian is the only student competitor, contending with 20 professional bartenders around the country.
BED Council Benchmarks with Thailand's Suankularb Wittayalai Thonburi School | February 2, 2017
The BED Council, headed by Vice Chancellor for Students and Mission Dr. Marie Allison Parpan and Principal Mrs. Ana Victoria Gonzalez are presently in Bangkok, Thailand to benchmark with the Suankularb Wittayalai Thonburi School of Thailand. The three-day visit aims to provide the council with insights and perspectives on best school practices that may be applicable to the Philippine educational system. The trip was sponsored by Phoenix Publishing House.
The oldest public secondary school in the Thailand, Suankularb Wittayalai Thonburi School, also known as Assumption School, is an all-boy school that caters to Grade 7 – 10 students in the country.
13th National Congress of Veterinary Medicine Students| January 31, 2017
The university will be hosting the 13th National Congress of Veterinary Medicine Students (NCVMS) tomottow until February 3. The congress, with this year's theme "Building Bridges and Breaking Barriers", is an annual gathering of aspiring veterinarians across the country that features quiz contest, various seminars, and teambuilding activities. The last time that the university hosted the congress was in 2010, under the leadership of Dr. William Coo.
The NCVMAS is the first and only oranization of Veterinary Medicine students of the Philippines. During last year's NCVMS at Isabela State University, two of our CVMAS students were elected in the NCVMS National Executive Council: Alyana Zen Rodriguez as National Director and Ciera G. Masaudling as Secretary General.
South Korean University Officials Visit DLSAU | January 27, 2017
Officials from two South Korean universities visited the university last week to discuss possible collaboration and cooperation opportunities and strengthen existing ties between our university and their institutions. The officials were met by University Chancellor Mr. Christopher Polanco.
Mr. Lim Jaesam from the External Relations – Center for Global Education and Exchange Office of Soonchunhyang University, and Mr. Lee Gyeonghee (Team Manager), Mr. Bin Yonguk (International Program Manager), and Dr. Lee Dongkeun (Dean) of the Department of International and External Cooperation of Gyeongsang National University visited the university last January 17 and January 18, respectively.
Soonchunhyang University is a private university located in the City of Asan in South Chungcheong Province, whereas Gyeongsang National University is one of the 10 flagship Korean national universities that is situated in Jinju, South Gyeongsang Province.
Summer Sport Clinics | April 6, 2017
This summer, the Athletics and Sports Development Office will be hosting basketball, swimming and taekwondo clinics that are open to everyone. Below are the schedules for the lessons
(For Ages 7 – 15)
April 10 – May 8 | Monday and Wednesday
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
8 sessions (2hrs/session)
April 3 – May 12 | Monday – Friday
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
10 sessions (5x a week, 1hr/session)
April 4 – May 20 | Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday
1:00 AM – 3:00 PM, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
12 sessions (Modules 1 & 2, 2 hrs/session)