Congratulations to the Xaverians who won in the recent elections for local office! May they serve their communities with honor and compassion. Read the rest of this entry »
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Congratulations to two Xaverians, former Sec. Arthur Yap (’83) and Amb. Francis Chua (’67), who were honored recently by Malacanang. Arthur Yap was conferred the Order of Lakandula with Rank of Grand Cross (Bayani), alongside other current and former cabinet secretaries. In the same ceremony, the President conferred the Order of Sikatuna with rank of Lakan to Francis Chua, chairman emeritus of the Philippine Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Both Arthur and Francis were active in the AAXS during the terms of past presidents Ruben Tan (’73) and Rudy Ang (’79), serving as vice president and batch representive, respectively.
Congratulations to Neil Bernardo (XS Class 2006), who graduated magna cum laude from the University of Southern California (USC). He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. Luceat Lux!Submitted by David Lim (’70)
Before he opened a chain of Japanese coffee shops in the Philippines, Hubert Young lived abroad. At one time, he worked for a coffee company in the United States. He is also passionate about food and Japanese culture, “I’ve always been inspired by the way the Japanese do things,” Young said. “They have the ability to turn a simple product into something trendy and sophisticated.” Read the rest of this entry »
Submitted by Diosdado Ng (’85)
Last May 4, 2010, Xavier School Batch 85’s Luceat Lux Foundation signed a contract with Trade Show International to be the event organizer for “OUR RIDES, The Air, Land & Sea Family Transport Show” to be held July 3 and 4, 2010 in the Xavier School campus grounds. Read the rest of this entry »
Congratulations to Raymund Li (’05) and Miguel Carlos Gonzalez (’06), for graduating summa cum laude from the University of the Philippines (Diliman), as well as to Sean Su for being selected Valedictorian of the U.P. College of Architecture. Read the rest of this entry »
Submitted by Gavin Lee (93), Team Coach and Assistant Professor, UP Diliman
The UP CBA team composed of 5th year BS Business Administration & Accountancy (BS BAA) including Xavier alumnus Raymund Siegfrid LIi from Class 2005, and fellow students Pamela Li, Jose Mari Punzalan, Rachelle Denise Sison, and Choerleen Bianca Solema won the Global Championship at the 2010 Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute “4th Global Investment Research Challenge (GIRC)” held last April 17, 2010 at the Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers in Hong Kong. Read the rest of this entry »
Congratulations to the team of three Xaverians of Batch 2006, all graduating college students of the Ateneo de Manila University, who won the Eco-Business Innovation Award category of the HSBC Young Entrepreneur Awards 2009-2010. Read the rest of this entry »
Congratulations to Julian Cua BS Management of Applied Chemistry, and Nicholas Alvin Tan BS Management Engineering, both from Class 2006, for graduating summa cum laude from the Ateneo de Manila University! We are proud of you! Luceat Lux!
by Fides Abad (Archives Head)
Alumnus Sgt. Mauro Lorenzo U. Tongco (Batch 2006) was awarded the Military Merit Medal for meritorious and valuable services rendered during the conduct of Relief Operations and Clean-up Drive, dubbed “Ateneo Task Force Ondoy,” from 27 September – 01 October 2009. The medal is normally awarded to military personnel for distinguished service. Read the rest of this entry »