Another Xaverian from Batch 04 achieves academic excellence! Bryan Cassidy Tan graduated from the University of the Philippines (Manila) with a magna cum laude. Bryan graduated with a BS degree in Biology. More power to you Bryan!
Archive for April, 2008
Another Xaverian is in the spotlight. Jade Bernas (Batch 85) was featured in the Young Star section of the The Philippine Star, April 18 editi0n.
The Xavier Community is invited to be among the first owners/locators in the Treveia development in Nuvali for its premium Phase 1 Section G which is now open for priority selling on April 18, 10am to 12 noon.
The April First Saturday Xavier Family Mass was celebrated last April 5. Thanks to the support of Batch 85 which sponsored the Mass, and the continuing involvement of parent volunteers of the XSPA, there was a good turnout despite the school being on summer break.
By Raphael Ryan Malilay (High 4-B), Stallion Features Editor, SY 2007-2008
The National Secondary Press Conference - Regionals had been over a month ago, and I’d long forsaken – forgotten – any hopes of making it into Nationals. After weeks and weeks of pestering my moderators about the results, I realized the pointlessness of it all and, almost overnight, just stopped caring. Where the thought once bubbled up night and day, it now pretty much never surfaced. Read the rest of this entry »
Last 19 April 2008, a special Thanksgiving Mass was held at the Corpus Christi Parish in Vancouver, Canada. The Mass was organized on the occasion of the visit of the School Director, Fr. Johnny Go, SJ., who was on his way to New York to attend a couple of workshops. Read the rest of this entry »
by Filbert Aaron Tiu (H4B), Magis Awardee
The speech that follows was delivered by Filbert Aaron Tiu, Magis awardee, during the HS Graduation Ceremonies held last March 26, 2008 at Fr. Rafael Cortina, S.J. Sports Center.
Imagine the first star appearing on a clear night sky… its majesty casts in us a magic spell that blinds us from wondering how it even came to be. Rising from vast nothingness, enormous clouds of gas and dust many light-years across are gathered together to form a colossal mass. A wondrous event occurs… as it begins to glow, we behold divine beauty personified—a new star is born. Read the rest of this entry »
by Evan Saunders Chen (H4A), Xavier Awardee
The speech that follows was delivered by Evan Saunders Chen during the High School Graduation Ceremonies held last March 26, 2008 at the Fr. Rafael Cortina, S.J. Sports Center.
Our school director, Reverend Father Johnny Go of the Society of Jesus; Reverend Father Ismael Zuloaga of the Society of Jesus, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees; Mrs. Jane Cacacho, our High School Principal; Honorable Secretary Gilberto Teodoro Jr., Secretary of Defense, our guest speaker; a pleasant evening! Read the rest of this entry »
Please be informed that Xavier Fitness Center will be OPEN on April 7, 2008 (Monday) from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm only.
The GGX Schedule will be as follows:
by Mr. Brian Marana, XS Debate Team Moderator
On Saturday, March 8th, eight Xaverians participated in the Interschool Debate Association (IDeA) Grands Championship. The championship was a culmination of this year’s IDeA debate tournament, a series of three competitions throughout the year that drew teams from top schools in the Metro Manila area, including ICA, Poveda, Assumption College, Ateneo, and Southridge, to name a few. Read the rest of this entry »