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"BU should not be onion-skinned to feedback"–Ave Lobrigo on recent online uproar

A few days after a Facebook post quoting that Bicol University (BU) seems to be a “public school” went viral, Ave Lobrigo, BU alumna and author of the said post, clarified that she had no malicious intent in her words.

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BU BOR OKs gender-affirming uniforms

After its initial motion during Academic Year 2017 - 2018, the gender-reaffirming uniform policy in Bicol University (BU) is now approved for implementation by the Board of Regents (BOR) through the efforts of the BU Center for Gender and Development (BUCGD), University Student Council (USC), and duly recognized authors and proponents.

News

Alamares wins USC chair post with pink campaign amid questions on previous term

Leading with thousands of votes against League of Liberal Reformists (LLR) - Reporma Coalition and Bicol University (BU) Leaders: League of Democrats rivals, independent candidate Stacy Daniel Alamares is officially announced as the University Student Council (USC) chairperson for Academic Year 2024 - 2025 during the declaration of results on May 13.

Editorial

Think Critical in a Pink Radical

Besting the typical colors within the council, the independent candidate Stacy Danielle Alamares recently won the University Student Council (USC) race with her #BUShine banner. Days after the election concluded, the call for accountability on their promises begins.

Opinion

Demokratikong Institusyon: Makialam sa Diskusyon at Ihalal ang Dapat sa Posisyon

Sa loob at bawat sulok ng institusyon, nararapat lamang na ang demokrasya ay maghari. Ito ay pagkakaroon ng kalayaang magpahayag ng kani-kanilang saloobin. Ito ay ating boses, kapangyarihan, at karapatan bilang isang iskolar at mag-aaral ng pamantasan.

Feature

Call For Equity: The True Essence of Labor Day

To unsuspecting eyes, the presence of restless street vendors in their strategic spots seems like an imperative scene to understand the current labor situation in the country. Though small businesses fuel the national economy, celebrating Labor Day when most of its operators cannot even afford to enjoy its essence as a legal holiday reveals a concerning situation.

Opinion

𝗣𝗲𝗿𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗣𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗹: 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗲𝗱-𝗧𝗮𝗴 𝗦𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗺𝗲

Persisting in the Bicol University grounds is the colossal problem that cannot seem to perish as authorities continue to brush off the cases of students being labeled red.

Opinion

𝗣𝗲𝗿𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗣𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗹: 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗲𝗱-𝗧𝗮𝗴 𝗦𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗺𝗲

Persisting in the Bicol University grounds is the colossal problem that cannot seem to perish as authorities continue to brush off the cases of students being labeled red.

News

BU student-activist allegedly red-tagged by state forces Nebres calls case a “simple harassment”

In Bicol University (BU), Nursing student and Kabataan Partylist (KBP) - Bicol Spokesperson Dani De Jesus is currently facing an alleged red-tagging case as alert posters claiming her to be a “terrorist” and member of communist groups were seen plastered around Peñaranda Park, Legazpi City earlier this week.

News

BU Leaders files complaint against LLR for alleged early campaigning

Expressing their “dissatisfaction” with the alleged premature campaigning of the League of Liberal Reformist (LLR) slate, the Bicol University (BU) Leaders: League of Democrats camp submitted a letter of complaint to the University Student Electoral Board (USEB) last April 09, 2024.

Editorial

Nakakapuwing na puwang

Kapirasong papel o isang birtwal na dokumento ang ngayo’y humahadlang at nagiging malaking puwing sa pagkakaroon ng mga BUeños ng kalayaan upang magkaroon ng pagpipilian sa kanilang mga magiging lider-estudyante.

News

Seven candidates denied of reconsideration by USEB majority; petitions raised to USET

Ruled by the majority vote of the University Student Electoral Board (USEB) members, the motions for reconsideration of seven candidates who were initially disqualified in the 2024 Bicol University (BU) - University Student Council (USC) Elections were denied for not having viable reasons for their motions.