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Rejoice and be glad

[Homily at the wake of Gina Lopez, August 23, 2019. Based on Matthew 5:1-11] I consider it one of the privileges of my life to have conferred the honorary doctorate of the Ateneo de Naga University on the environmentalist, Gina … 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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Transformative School Leadership:  Sharing My Experience at Ateneo de Davao University

[Address: Center for Educational Measurement Conference on “Leading Our Schools to Success.”]   “Leading our Schools to Success” is a wonderful theme for a conference, and I congratulate the Center for Educational Measurement (CEM) for choosing it as its theme.  … Continue reading

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From Intimidation to Friendship

Personal Memories of Archbishop Leonardo Legaspi, OP [Written for the Festschrift for Archbishop Leonardo Legaspi, OP, launched on the Feast of St. Dominic, the First Anniversary of Abp. Legaspi’s death: Legaspi in Caceres. Naga: Ateneo de Naga University Press, August … Continue reading

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Graduation Address: A Farewell Request

Atty. Monico Jacob, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Gina Lopez, our honorary doctor, graduation speaker and AdNU alumna, Dr. Salvador Mediavillo, representing CHED-V, Dr. Rebecca Torres, the AVP, Mr. Enrico Evangelista representing the ADNUGAA, Mr. Marbril Agor, … Continue reading

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His “Yes” to Us

Baccalaureate Mass. AdNU College and Graduate School 25 March 2011 We come together today in celebration of your forthcoming graduation. Tomorrow, you “walk through the AdNU Pillars” into your graduation celebration, and into the rest of your lives. All the … Continue reading

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Warmed by God’s Love

Address to our our new ADNU Retirees (23 March 2011): After the Testimonial Dinner the University so generously tendered for me the other night, with all of its emotion-laden farewells, I guess, as far as Ateneo de Naga University is … Continue reading

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AdNU’s Precious Treasure

Response to an Evening of Tribute and Farewell. 20 Mar 2011 First of all, I would like to thank you all for being here tonight. I know you are all busy people. Yet, you have come from different sectors of … Continue reading

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St. Joseph, Patron of Your Graduation

High School Baccalaureate Mass Ateneo de Naga University Feast of St. Joseph, March 19. 2011 It is a very happy coincidence, is it not, that this day falls on the Feast of St. Joseph. I hope that means that in … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Occasion

Service Awards at Ateneo de Naga University March 3, 2010. I have already written a little word of congratulations to you all. It has been printed in your beautiful program of profiles, and need not be repeated here. I am … Continue reading

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