Author: Pip

A talkative albeit obnoxious ne'er-do'well. Beware! This PR writer will bore you to death with his outlandish gestures, topics, and insistence on the huge possibility of time travel. A huge fan of indietronica, biking, the Beatles, and David Bowie. Loves art and football, hates eggplants and carrots.
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GIZ Contest Winner Goes to Indonesia

Beyond the hustle and bustle of Jakarta, the rich culture of Bali, the tranquil beaches of Lombok, and the historical ruins of Borobudur, Indonesia offers a very unique experience to visitors with its rich biodiversity. It’s home to various numbers of flora and fauna, as well as Southeast Asia’s largest wilderness, the Gunung Leuser National […]

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Vype ePen Launches in the Philippines

Vype, British American Tobacco’s e-cigarette brand, has today launched the Vype ePen in Manila, the first one in Asia Pacific following successful launches in Europe and South America.

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Why millennials are joining the insurance industry

In recent years, the insurance industry in the country has been growing steadily in double digits and it is driven by an unlikely force—the millennials.

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EU and PH partners for more ‘open dialogue’ in education

STUDYING IN THE European Union (EU) has become more attainable now than ever before, as both the EU and the Philippines grow more open in a developing economic relationship. The upcoming European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) on November 10 at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati will be a testament to the growing mobility of students […]

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EU Higher Educ Fair set

  Students, faculty, academicians and those who are looking at undertaking post-graduate studies abroad will have a chance to know more about schools in the member-states of the European Union (EU) at the European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) Philippines, set on 10 November, at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati.

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Evolution of interior design at PSID 2016 show

  The dynamic nature of design through the past, present and future will be the centerpiece of “Evolution,” the graduation exhibit of the Philippine School of Interior Design (PSID) Advanced Class of 2016, slated from September 29-October 31, 2016 at the Square Building, Greenfield District, Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong City.

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Understanding 21st century learners in confab at SMX

DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY and social media have changed learning forever, as a new breed of learners emerged, those that may prove difficult to teach without new approaches and methods. The first Philippine International Conference on Teacher Education (PICTE), the biggest educational event of 2016, slated on Sept. 13 to 15, at the SMX Convention Center Manila, Mall […]

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Change is coming, even in learning — expert

WITH A NEW breed of learners comes new challenges to educate and engage them through new methods and tools of instruction. Robert J. Marzano Ph.D., one of the leading education researchers of the world, believes that “blended learning’’ is the right way to engage 21st century learners, including millennials.

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Free diabetes screening, consultation at Festival Mall

The Philippines is one of the world’s emerging diabetes hotspots, being in the Top 15 list for diabetes prevalence all over the world. An estimated four million Filipinos have the disease, with an alarming number unaware they have the disease.

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New e-resources for teachers showcased at Academic Book Fair 2016

NEW EDUCATION technologies will be showcased by F&J De Jesus Inc., at the Philippine Academic Book Fair on July 5-7, at the Megatradehall 1, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City. Now on its 20th year, the annual Philippine Academic Book Fair gathers publishers, importers and booksellers to offer the latest academic books, magazines, journals and educational references […]

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