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Be worthy of emulation, USJ-R profs reminded


Saturday, April 11, 2015 A leading figure in education law told Josenian academic personnel that their character must be beyond reproach for them to be effective educators and formators of values and character. Atty. Ulpiano Sarmiento III, dean of the School of Law of San Beda College, was at the…

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Conserve water, Josenians told

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015 There is not enough water for all, and everybody must do his part and help save, an advocate for water conservation told Josenians earlier today. Architect Socorro Atega, executive director of Cebu Uniting for Sustainable Water (CUSW) was at the University of San Jose-Recoletos and talked…

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Lenten reflection: A call to compassion


Wednesday, April 1, 2015 The Church is wounded but can regain its sense of mission if it remembers who it serves. —By Br. Tagoy Jakosalem, OAR He wanted change during his time. He started with pointing out that “change” should start from the heart, conversion. He abhorred the Pharisaical attitude of…

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USJ-R goes on mall tour

Aspire to Inspire: Josenian performers lit up the stage with one entertaining production number after another at the SM City Cebu. ©KNR

March 31, 2015 The University of San Jose-Recoletos is taking its act to a whole new level, going around major malls in Metro Cebu to provide talented Josenians “tremendous” exposure not readily available to them at school. The mall tour, which go with the theme “Aspire to Inspire,” has been…

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Priest among USJ-R’s 16 new lawyers

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  Saturday, March 28, 2015 Sixteen Josenians passed the October 2014 Philippine Bar Examination, including a priest, giving the country 16 new lawyers inspired by the values and charisms of the Order of the Augustinian Recollects. As announced by the Supreme Court earlier this week, there were 1,126 passers out…

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