An Inspirational Message Delivered to the Newly Inducted Student Leaders of Notre Dame of Jolo College in Sulu, June 26, 2013 Magandang hapon po sa inyong lahat. So I was tasked to deliver an inspirational message to those who of you who were inducted today as officers of your respective organizations. Nung sinabihan ako nito, … Continue reading Pangarap
Today is my 365th day in Ateneo. I chose this kind of job with high hopes that I can help form a new breed of ilustrados, that by facilitating the engagement of the youth and the marginalized sectors, they can go out of their comfort zones and be with the people, that through constant consciousness … Continue reading 365th
Marami akong hinahanap sa isang senador bago ko siya suportahan pero pinakaimportante sa lahat ng hinahanap ko ay iyong marunong making sa bayan. Certainly, Sonny Angara failed in this point and doesn’t deserve our votes. Friends, we vote our senators to represent us, in the halls of the Senate. Sonny Angara, as he admitted, failed … Continue reading My Last Pitch for a Vote against Sonny Angara
Magandang gabi po. Una sa lahat, nais kong magpasalamat sa pagkakataong ito na magsalita sa harap ninyo. Noong 2003 nagsasalita rin ako sa harap ng graduating class ko upang ibigay yung valedictory address, sa town plaza pa yun kung tama ang pagkakaalala ko. Hindi ko aakalain na matapos ang 10 taon ay babalik ako dito para magbigay ng commencement … Continue reading Posible.
Today ends my contract with Ateneo- March 31, 2013. Short note/reflection 🙂 Sabi ko pag nagkwekwento ako sa mga tao tungkol sa trabaho ko, this is an ideal job. Come to think of it, I have teaching/classroom sessions, I have area work with different labor sectors, I have administrative/office concerns and I also get to … Continue reading End of contract.
How do we let go? We’ve asked this maybe a hundred times and we’ve heard all sorts of answer. People have tried, we failed, we succeeded, we had a cheat day, we say goodbye, we forget, we were hurt, we move on, we live. Life is a cycle of letting go- sometimes forcefully, by choice … Continue reading Letting go.
It was a roller coaster 2012 for me- a year full of emotions, new experiences and new people. I guess this year was a year of transition, I have moved on from years of studying to hopefully a more responsible work life for me. I started my year with just continuing my fieldwork. Parang sinasara … Continue reading A Roller Coaster that was 2012