CCS students barricade Gokongwei following planned GCOE takeover
by Jan Christian Blaise Cruz
News Feature Shookt // March 31, 2018

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….

Montalbo opens Kib’s Kebabs
by Brent Guiao and Katrina Mañalac
Shookt Sports Feature //

Following the footsteps of Andrei Caracut and former teammate Jeron Teng, Green Archer Kib Montalbo is the next to open a stall in Agno, Kib’s Kebabs. Citing his love for Middle Eastern cuisine, the pesky point guard wanted to try his luck in the food business before graduating from DLSU. “Since business student ako, gusto…

Animo Squad to become the next Japan Home Center endorser
by Katrina Mañalac and Gabriel Garcia
Shookt Sports Feature Sports News //

The UAAP Cheerdance Competition is one of the most awaited events of the UAAP Season. It is known to be a highly entertaining event to watch as it showcases routines with death defying stunts and high energy dances. On its 23rd edition, the DLSU Animo Squad’s cheerdance drought continued as the team still wasn’t able…

A pot full of fantasy and sinigang: A spotlight on Bagani
by Celestine Sevilla and Marmeelyn Sinocruz
Feature Shookt //

The steady, buzzing noise of murmurs and excited whispers can be heard from the ever-growing crowd. As they continue to wait in their respective seats, a loud boom suddenly crackles from the overheard speakers; fans break out into enthusiastic applause – they cannot wait any longer. Moments later, the star-studded cast of the newest local…

DLSU athletes to pursue eSports Careers
by Roberto Matibag and Bench Peralta
Shookt Sports Feature //

Athletes shifting careers in sports are a rarity in the industry but there a few instances wherein an athlete feels burned out and wants to change sports to diversify their careers. An example of this would be six-time NBA Champion Michael Jordan who announced his retirement in 1993 to make a pit stop in baseball,…

Gokongwei-Andrew underground walkway projected to finish by 2019
by Eliza Santos and Cristina Francia
News Feature Shookt //

An underground walkway from Gokongwei Hall to the Br. Andrew Gonzales Building will soon be under construction, starting April 31, 2018, with a projected date of completion on February 29, 2019. According to Vice Chancellor for Campus Development Josemari Calleja, the project head of the new facility, DLSU is the first university in Manila to…

Paraiso, Rivero brothers achieve greater heights in FIBA 3×3
by Renzo Mercado and Hashir Masood
Shookt Sports Feature //

With various reasons keeping them off the Green Archers, the Rivero siblings and Brent Paraiso decided to raise the bar and join the FIBA 3×3 tournament. The negative comments received by the Green Archers seemed to fuel them to step-up and join the international league. “I know myself, and I would never do such a…