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“He couldn’t hear us”: Safety risk of AirPods raised in recent campus incident
by Warren Chua, Ryan Lim and Enrico Sebastian Salazar
News Feature Shookt siz Universitea // March 31, 2019

Panic ensued as students evacuated Gokongwei Hall after a fire broke out inside the building last March 13. However, as the Manila Central Fire Station crew extinguished the flames, they found a student still inside one of the classrooms. In an interview with The LaSallian, firefighters at the scene claimed that the student, who was…


CCS to be renamed ‘College of ComputerS’, still gets flak
by Jan Emmanuel Alonzo, Deo Cruzada and Ryan Lim
Shookt siz Straight News Universitea //

Effective Academic Year 2019-2020, the College of Computer Studies (CCS) will be officially called the College of ComputerS to avoid any further confusion within the Lasallian community. The announcement was made public during a forum held at the Philippe Jones Lhuillier Conference Room last March 29. Titled Computer What?, the gathering was attended mostly by…


And the master goes to
by Westin Perez and Yanna Zhang
News Feature Shookt // April 1, 2018

The 2018 DLSU Masters Award Ceremony was smooth sailing last February 29. Hardly a hair was out of place throughout the entire procession, and the amount of star power on display in campus was truly noteworthy. With every notable politician and celebrity involved, everyone who was anyone had a place there. However, all the glitter…


Campus licenses free Adobe software for DLSU students and staff
by Aileen Bautista and Johanna Ellice Tantoco
News Feature Shookt //

Driven primarily by the requirements of students with production-related degree programs, De La Salle University recently partnered with Adobe Inc. to allow students, faculty, and staff to access the latest Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) Suite on University-owned and personal computers. The licensing agreement between Adobe and De La Salle University will commence next term. Through…


Beds to be offered for students at the 24/7 study hall facility
by Cristina Francia and Danielle Aglubat
News Feature Shookt //

During the previous academic year, the University Student Government (USG) officially launched the 24/7 Study Hall at Gokongwei Lobby, which was made accessible for students and faculty of the University. Numerous services became readily available in the facility after the launch, most notably the Honesty Store. The success of the program paved the way for…


DLSU ASOsasyon to be launched as PUSA counterpart in Laguna campus
by Danielle Aglubat and Roselin Manawis
Shookt Straight News // March 31, 2018

Ever since its accreditation, the Professors for the Upliftment of Society’s Animals (PUSA) has been constantly active in devising awareness campaigns for the welfare of stray cats who are now considered as part of the DLSU community. Its founding members consist of Dr. Elaine Tolentino from the International Studies Department, Dr. Laurene Chua-Garcia and Dr….


CCS students barricade Gokongwei following planned GCOE takeover
by Jan Christian Blaise Cruz
News Feature Shookt //

Following recent announcements regarding the transfer of the Gokongwei College of Engineering (GCOE) from Velasco to Gokongwei Hall, students from the College of Computer Studies (CCS) organized a coalition named “Protect Goks Movement” and have started various efforts to barricade the building and prevent the planned move. Protecting their home Addressing the threat of increased…


New parents’ association HEART replaces PUSO
by Isabel Cañaveral, Eliza Santos and Johanna Ellice Tantoco
News Feature Shookt //

Recent news give claim to the allegations regarding a strained relationship between the University administration and the De La Salle University Parents of University Students Organization (PUSO). An email released by University Chancellor Dr. Robert Roleda announced the school’s decision to terminate their relations with PUSO, requesting the organization to vacate their office in Br….