Author Archives: Joel Tabora, S.J.

About Joel Tabora, S.J.

Jesuit. Educator

What God has put together in love…

[Wedding of Angela Villanueva and Judd Reyes.   Christ the King Parish, QC.  September 22, 2018.  3:00 pm.] We come together in this beautiful church of Christ the King in celebration of the love of Angela and Judd.  We come together … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurship as Socially Transformative

[Welcome Address: JCI JuaNegosyante Pitching Competition at ADDU, Finster Hall, 15 September 2018] In the name of the Ateneo de Davao University it is first of all my pleasure to welcome the Junior Chamber International (JCI) to the Ateneo de … Continue reading

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No More Taxes on Private Education, Please

It is not a good idea to burden private education with more with new taxes. If government needs more money for its Build! Build! Build! ambitions, it should not get this from institutions build! build! build!ing the nation’s leadership and … Continue reading

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Towards Reconciliation with Nature, Human Society and God

[Keynote Address:  University Awards Convocation, Gymnasium, Ateneo de Naga University, 17 August 2018]   Let me express how happy I am to come home to Ateneo de Naga University.  It is here where after Fr. Raul Bonoan SJ had led … Continue reading

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Towards Improved Quality Assurance of Higher Education in the Philippines 

[Notes:  4th PASUC-COCOPEA Conversations, Hotel Benilde, Manila, July 23, 2018.] “That PASUC and COCOPEA jointly commits itself to the culture of quality assurance guided by the ASEAN Quality Assurance Network and its ASEAN Quality Reference Framework and request the Philippine … Continue reading

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Looking Back in Order to Look Forward

[Opening Remarks: 4th PASUC-COCOPEA Conversations, Hotel Benilde, July 23, 2018] I have been asked to look back in order to look forward. As COCOPEA opposed Free Tuition in Higher Education, we were pleasantly surprised to learn the PASUC also opposed … Continue reading

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From Brokenness to Wholeness to Holiness

[Address to the Davao Association of Catholic Schools/CEAP Region XI] The President of the Davao Association of Catholic Schools, Fr. Tom Avila, the representatives of the DACS Board of Trustees, members of the DACS and of CEAP Region XI: My … Continue reading

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