Goyo soars high as a Filipino martyr in the history books. But this film tells otherwise. 4.60 over 5 stars.
‘Lion King’ rules musical theatre in terms of creativity, imagination and visual appeal. Armed with a great company and some goosebumps-inducing songs, the musical ends its Manila run tonight after a handful of season extensions due to popular demand. 4.32/5.
Giants beware: a fierce giant-slayer is here to save the day. 4.42/5 stars.
There remains a stigma on the topic of mental health, but “Ghost of a Feeling” dares to delve into this complex and much avoided issue. With its concise plot, quick pace, suave storytelling, and relatable characters, the book has indeed served its purpose in conveying its very timely message. 4.94 over 5 stars. READ ON
Japanese Encephalitis cases are on the rise in the Philippines. Learn more about this mosquito-borne virus through this info-video and explainer blog post.
Mother’s Day is fast approaching. Probably, you’ll be heading soon to the nearest bookstore to get a greeting card for mom’s special day. But, why settle for commercially-made greeting cards when you can have one customized just for you?
The Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) celebrated its 36th anniversary from 17 to 21 April 2017 with the theme “Envisioning Potentials, Strengthening Performance”. The week-long affair was filled with various exciting activities. One of its highlights was the Mr. & Ms. RITM pageant held on 18 April 2017 at the RITM Auditorium. It was such a privilege to be part of the Physical Arrangement committee for that event, and all other happenings for the anniversary week.
Purple Gazette celebrates its golden anniversary exactly today – 22 April 2017. I am happy and proud to have become a member of the publication team. Being part of the PG family was probably one of the best things that happened to me in college. Read on for a trip down memory lane.
The National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory (NTRL), the department I work under, celebrates the anniversary of its inauguration once every five years; and this year, it has remained standing strong for a decade and half. As it rejoices for its 15th birthday, NTRL has assigned the unit I belong to, the Laboratory Services Unit (LSU), to organize the programme (together with the Program Support and Quality Management or PSQM Unit) and to physically arrange the venue. The party was held at four in the afternoon on 22 March 2017 inside the NTRL Courtyard.