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UP sweeps top 10 in Geologist licensure exam

The University of the Philippines topped the 2016 Geologist Licensure Examinations, with 8 of the top 10 examinees coming from the UP Diliman
Mambuay Family

Mambuay’s: Promoting peace amid religious, cultural divide

Recognizing the need to maintain peace between religions, Nathaniel and Amina Mambuay made it their mission to eradicate discrimination
Gange family

Gange’s: Sharing the gift of music with underprivleged youth

Since George Gange finished school as a rondalla ensemble scholar, he figured that other children can do the same. This inspired George and his family
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3 Philippine cities are Earth Hour City Challenge finalists

Three cities in the Philippines have made it as finalists in the Earth Hour City Challenge (EHCC), the World Wide Fund for Nature
Domulot Family

Domulot’s: Uplifting the lives & uniting the Aeta community

When the Aeta tribes at the foot of Mt. Pinatubo were faced with the threat of losing the stewardship of their ancestral land to potential land grabbers
Switotwins Digital Storytelling

Digital storytellers cited by UN Young Innovators

Switotwins Digital Storytelling, a Davao-based startup that conducts online and physical workshops to help people tell their stories
Kristine Ohagan

Mindanao farmers become tech-savvy BPO managers

Technology-savvy young farmers from the rural towns of Mindanao in Southern Philippines are making the most of their technology know-how
Rachel de Villa

Crowdfunding founder is Forbes venture capital gamechanger

Filipina Rachel De Villa, founder and Chief Technology Officer of Cropital, has been named in Forbes Asia’s list of young gamechangers
Anthony Bourdain - No Reservations

Anthony Bourdain features a slice of Filipino life

World famous chef Anthony Bourdain documented Manila’s distinct tastes, both in food and lifestyle, in the first episode
Jason Atherton

Michelin star chef to open Cebu resto

Michelin star British chef Jason Atherton is scheduled to open a restaurant in Cebu this June.
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Pia Wurtzbach honored as PHLPost Living Legend

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach is now one of the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) “Living Legends”
Burt Wilson

Fil-Am emergency worker awarded 911 Local Hero

Filipino-American Burt Wilson has been awarded the 911 Local Heroes Medal of Honor in San Francisco.

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