Luisa Igloria is 2021 Pambansang Alagad ni Balagtas

Luisa Igloria is 2021 Pambansang Alagad ni Balagtas Dr. Luisa A. Igloria is the 2021 Gawad Pambansang Alagad ni Balagtas for Poetry in English awarded by the Unyon ng mga Manunulat sa Pilipinas (UMPIL). Launched in 1988, the Gawad Balagtas is a lifetime achievement award given to living Filipino writers by UMPIL, the country’s largest organization of Filipino… Read More »

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8 Filipino Athletes qualified for the Tokyo Olympics

8 Filipino Athletes qualified for the Tokyo Olympics (as of May 10, 2021) They are the following: Pole Vault:  EJ Obiena Gymnastics:  Carlos Yulo Weightlifting:  Hidilyn Diaz Rowing:  Cris Nievarez Boxing:  Eumir Marcial Boxing:  Irish Magno Boxing:  Carlo Paalam Boxing:  Nesthy Petecio You may want to read: The 1st Filipino to win an Olympic silver medal

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Bamboo Basket Mandaya of Davao

Bamboo Basket Mandaya of Davao To preserve this basket and to give it a darker shade, the maker treated this with resinous paste. However, many would also say that the best way to preserve the basket is to continue using it. You may want to read: Bambike Health benefits of bamboo leaves

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Jose P Laurel Ancestral House

Jose P Laurel Ancestral House The National Museum of the Philippines’ Museum From Home series, features the Jose P. Laurel Ancestral House, an example of the bahay na bato in Paco, Manila. Dr. Jose P. Laurel was the Philippine President of the Second Republic (1943-1945), and the only President to have served in all three branches of the… Read More »

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5 Philippine Universities enter the impact rankings

5 Philippine Universities enter the impact rankings  Ateneo de Manila University: 201-300 De La Salle University: 401-600 University of Santo Tomas: 601-800 Tarlac Agricultural University: 601-800 Mapua University: 801-1000 You may want to read: Colleges offering free higher education in NCR

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