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DLSU College of Gaming unveiled, to be housed at St. Mutien Marie Hall
by Kyle Luigi Go, Enrico Sebastian Salazar and Bench Peralta
Shookt Straight News Universitea, siz // April 1, 2020

With the College of Computer Studies already offering programs such as Bachelor of Science in Interactive Entertainment major in Game Development and Bachelor of Science in Interactive Entertainment major in Game Art and Design, it was only a matter of time before the University would decide to introduce several degree programs focusing on competitive gaming….


Carpio Room unveiled, Justice Antonio Carpio to teach in DLSU
by Kyle Luigi Go, John Robert Lee and Bench Peralta
Shookt Straight News Universitea, siz //

Former Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio has already retired from his duties at the Supreme Court since October 23 of last year, but he has still not let up on delivering almost quarterly lectures on the West Philippine Sea Dispute at the University.  To honor his life’s work, the University administration and the International Studies…


Toward ‘true’ student representation: USG President reveals parliamentary gov’t proposal
by Gershon De La Cruz, John Oliver Dysanco and John Robert Lee
Shookt Straight News Universitea, siz //

Back in 2003, then Student Council (SC) President Saint Anthony Tiu drafted a proposal that would reorganize the SC into a system with three branches—the Executive, Legislative, and Judiciary—patterned after the Philippine government. It was this idea that eventually gave birth to the USG.  Taking up the mantle 17 years after its conception, incumbent USG…


No tuition hike in AY 2021-2022, miscellaneous fees to rise
by Jan Emmanuel Alonzo, Kim Balasabas and Eliza Santos
Shookt siz Universitea university //

What seemed like the impossible in previous years will soon become a reality.  Starting Academic Year 2021-2022, University sectors have finally agreed to a zero percent tuition fee increase (TFI). Discussions and dialogue that persisted even after the finalization of the TFI last February spurred the University administration to make a pre-emptive decision.  In his…


DLSU, McDonald’s partner up for campus-wide renovation
by Deo Cruzada, Enrico Sebastian Salazar and Helen Mae Saudi
Feature Shookt siz Universitea //

The McDonald’s restaurant in Gokongwei Hall was just the beginning. Next academic year, ID 120 students and below will be greeted with a big red smile from Ronald McDonald as the University expands its partnership with the global fast food giant. Associate Vice Chancellor (AVC) for Campus Development Josemari Calleja reveals that this all started…


DLSU ranks among the world’s worst-smelling schools
by Maxine Ferrer, Frank Santiago and Sabine Cariño
Shookt siz Straight News Universitea //

St. La Salle Hall is perhaps best known for being “DLSU’s most historic building”, with its facade serving as a landmark of its own, donning a myriad of colored lights to signal important holidays and events. The building has even reached international renown; in 2007, it was the only architectural structure in the Philippines to…


Building a competitive academic curriculum: Fanfiction, K-pop electives draw praise and confusion
by Ian Kevin Castro, John Oliver Dysanco and Isabela Marie Roque
Feature Shookt Universitea, siz //

Amid the global economic revolution that continues to create shifts in job markets, the University’s commitment to academic excellence and global competitiveness remains constant. In keeping up with the endeavor for learning, the University administration officially welcomes the integration of popular, albeit unorthodox, trends as proper electives in DLSU’s student curriculum. Vice Oppa for Academics…


HOME-GROWN: Mendoza, Asoy, Briones release original shoeline, Adi-das
by Ramon Castañeda
How bow dah? SHOE-SYAL Sosyal // April 1, 2019

DLSU, handa na ba kayo? Continuing the trend of Lasallian excellence in putting up shoe businesses out of ingenuity and a desire for an exciting new life, the newest home-grown shoe brand to be launched for the Lasallian community is Adi-das. The brand, owned by no other than the University Student Government’s (USG) big boys,…