Category Archives: Address

Pakighinabi: On the “Document on Fraternity for World Peace and Living Together.”

[Fr. Joel Tabora, Lead Discussant Ateneo de Davao University, 21 February 2019]   Salaam! The Peace of God be upon you all! As members of the Ateneo de Davao University with its mission of the promotion of faith, the pursuit … Continue reading

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The Pope, the Grand Imam, and Ah Kwai

[Address: MVP Teachers Training on Cultural Competence and Culturally Sensitive Classrooms, ADDU, Finster Hall, Feb 15, 2019.] It is my great pleasure in the name of the Ateneo de Davao University to welcome you, teachers and administrators from our partner … Continue reading

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For the Sake of Our Youth

Address to the Mid-year CEAP Superintendents Commission Meeting Feb 4, 2019. Bacolod City. Msgr. Mike Veneracion and the members of the Superintendents’ Commission: Please excuse me for not being able to join your meeting in Bacolod.  I had actually made … Continue reading

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Towards an “Institutional Agenda for Sustainable Adult Education Programs”

[Address to ADD-ALL – CHED Conference Towards and Institutional Agenda for Sustainable Adult Education Programs, ADDU, 1.9.19] It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Calungsod-San Vitores Center of the Ateneo de Davao.  This is a facility which the … Continue reading

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A Moment of Shared Discernment in the Spirit of Peace

[Welcome Address: Catholic Church Leaders’ Peace Summit in Mindanao.  Calungsod-San Vitores Center, ADDU, Nov 28, 2018. ] In the context of the Mindanao Week of Peace it is my privilege as President of the Ateneo de Davao University to welcome … Continue reading

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In the Peace at the Heart of Islam

[Welcome Address: 45th General Assembly of the Bishops-Ulama Conference. Calungsod-San Vitores Center, ADDU, Nov 27, 2018. ] It is my privilege as President of the Ateneo de Davao University to welcome you to the 45th General Assembly of the Bishops-Ulama … Continue reading

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Renewing Ourselves in PAASCU’s Vision and Mission

[PAASCU General Assembly, Century Park Hotel, Nov. 23, 2018] Last year, we agreed:  To teach, and to teach well belongs to the soul of the Filipino educator.  This is derived from our personal and institutional commitment to truth.  We instruct … Continue reading

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