Where is Philippine Sovereignty?

Where is Philippine Sovereignty?

 When I took up a course in Philippine constitution, it was stressed that the country has always these 4 basic constituent elements that would make up the Constitution of a country.  The four elements of a State are: People, territory, government and sovereignty.  I believe that in framing a Charter, one should consider making provisions [...]
New Approaches?

New Approaches?

University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos is celebrating its 60th foundation year in Bacolod City this 2006. Coincidentally, it is also the culminating year of the 4th centennial celebration of Recollect presence in Asia and the Philippines. Around us are the many deviators. They deviate our attention and focus. Take the case of new programs in national televisions [...]
Letter from Bishop of Maasin, Leyte

Letter from Bishop of Maasin, Leyte

DIOCESE OF MAASINMaasin CitySouthern Leyte, Philippines December 15, 2006  REV. FR. DEMETRIO PEÑASCOZA, OARPRESIDENT, University of Negros Occidental-RecoletosP.O. Box 214, Lizares Avenue6100 Bacolod City, Negros OccidentalPhilippines    DEAR REV. PENASCOZA,   Thank you so much for making the Christmass celebration of the Guinsaugon-landslide victims merrier despite of the great loss they have experienced some ten month ago. [...]
Students’ Rights and Wrongs?

Students’ Rights and Wrongs?

Radical and nationalistic students in front of the faces of private education administrators regarding their rights are placing many arguments. Many of the issues are either unresolved or others have matured through time and are now again written on thin air.   I attended a seminar organized by the Catholic Education Association of the Philippines [...]
New Year and New Web Format

New Year and New Web Format

    The UNO-R Web Development Team launches a new web format for the university website. The new format features online school calendar, comprehensive internal search engine, interactive instant messaging, online bulletin board, online memo system from the Administrative offices and many more.     The team adapted Joomla! as the backbone program for the website (Joomla! is [...]
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Let There Be Room For The Holy Family In UNO-R

(Christmas 2006)1In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2(This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) 3And everyone went to his own town to register.4So Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to [...]
The three Kings or Magi?

The three Kings or Magi?

In the different Biblical literatures, the three wise men were either referred to as the three kings or the three Magi. They were to give the gifts that would depict the symbols of Christianity.  Gold depicted the kingship of Christians, Myrrh depicted the Christian as a teacher and frankincense depicted the Priesthood of each Christian. During [...]

Recoletos marks 400 years: to hold 3rd Int’l Mission Congress

MANILA—The Filipino Recollect Province of St. Ezekiel Moreno will host the Third Recollect International Mission Congress this December 4-6 marking the culmination of the quadricentennial celebration of the arrival of their first missionaries in the Philippines in 1606.   The Recoletos 400 Executive Committee expects around 700 local and international delegates. Recollect bishops, priests, brothers [...]

De Leon bags Outstanding CPA in Education Award

   De Leon, 4th from left, along with other recepients of the awardUpon the recommendation of the National Awards Committee of the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) National Board of Directors, They have awarded UNO-R College of Business & Accountancy Dean, Socorro Victoria L. de Leon, CPA PhD with the Outstanding CPA in Education [...]

Recoletos Paddlers win 13th straight title

The University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos retained its championships in the men and women's competitions of the NOPSSCEA collegiate table tennis tournament held at the social hall of St. Scholastica's Academy in Bacolod City recently. The UNO-R male paddlers did not lose a single game out of the 27 played to bring home its [...]