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What 25 historic battlefields look like today

Mooresville Tribune 21 Jun 2022
Library of Congress ... Manila Bay, Philippines (1898) ... At the start of the war, Commodore George Dewey destroyed the entire Spanish fleet anchored in the Philippines during the Battle of Manila Bay in less than two hours ... Manila Bay, Philippines ... Library of Congress ... Manila Bay, Philippines (1898) ... Manila Bay, Philippines.

RM Center to get an upgrade

The Manila Times 20 Jun 2022
The center houses the Ramon Magsaysay Hall, the Ramon Magsaysay Plaza and Fountain, and a two-story structure that will be home to the revamped Magsaysay Laureate Library and Museum, an innovation hub and a coffee shop overlooking Manila Bay.

Fulbright project is looking to tell untold chapters of English’s fascinating story in the Philippines

Press & Guide 15 Jun 2022
From the historical side, he plans to dig deep into the unique collections at the Rizal Library at Ateneo de Manila University, which houses the American Historical Collection consisting of tens of thousands of documents, photographs and records chronicling the history of the pre- and post-independence American involvement in the Philippines.

Ramon Magsaysay Center gets sustainable upgrade

Manila Standard 14 Jun 2022
It currently houses the Ramon Magsaysay Hall with mid-century aesthetic, the expansive Ramon Magsaysay Plaza and Fountain, and a two-story structure that will be home to the revamped Magsaysay Laureate Library and Museum, an Innovation Hub, and a coffee shop overseeing the Manila Bay.

Pedro Bonet: The first Spanish performer in our “New normal”

Manila Bulletin 23 May 2022
Titled “From the first circumnavigation to the Manila Galleon ... other important archives, libraries, and museums. The concert was organized by Instituto Cervantes de Manila with the collaboration of the Embassy of Spain in the Philippines and the National Museum of the Philippines.

Malaca�ang website containing historical records goes down

The Philadelphia Inquirer 16 May 2022
MANILA, Philippines --- Malacaang's official website, which also stored the Presidential Museum and Library that contained the historical ...

Who is 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr and why are some Filipinos nervous about his family's return?

CNN 12 May 2022
... on the balcony of Malacanang Palace on February 25, 1986 in Manila ... Former first lady Imelda Marcos, second right with her daughters Imee Marcos, right, and Irene Marcos Lopez, left, and son Ferdinand Marcos Jr., second left on July 7, 2007 at the National Library in Manila.

National Library of the Philippines Promotes Establishment of Peace Corners in Libraries

Journal Online 25 Apr 2022
Manila – On April 25, 2022, the National Library of the Philippines (NLP), through the Public Libraries Division, held its comprehensive free blended training entitled “Significant Role of Libraries in the Establishment of Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions” at the NLP Auditorium.

Social architecture

The Manila Times 11 Apr 2022
The project entails putting up pop-up libraries in various locations in Metro Manila. The design concept is based on a rational approach wherein a library is not only a place to read books, but also "a space for human interaction." ... "We propose to bring libraries, museums and other institutions closer to us.

He can help your money grow

Sun Star 04 Apr 2022
He took a partime job in the library to pay his way through his education. The library's study atmosphere cultivated his desire for continuous learning. When he went to Manila to take up the board exams in accounting, his parents lent him money to pay for his reviews and accommodations ... It as his back-up occupation in case he failed the board exams ... .

Beauty and brains since 1908: Revisiting the culture of pageantry in PH

Manila Bulletin 18 Mar 2022
(In celebration of Women’s Month, Manila Bulletin is publishing stories featuring women who have made outstanding contributions to the country or to their communities.) ... It became more commonly known as the “Manila Carnival” that involved programs showcasing the best that each province could offer ... Queen of the Orient, Manila Carnival 1908.

Learn about national cinema after the war

Manila Bulletin 01 Mar 2022
The Filipinas Heritage Library conducts an online session about the impact of World War II on local cinema ... For “Popcorn at the Barracks,” Manila Bulletin is the official media partner. Filipinas Heritage Library and Ayala Museum are omnichannel institutions.

Roque: ICC Case vs Duterte Insults PH Courts

Journal Online 01 Feb 2022
UniTeam senatorial candidate Harry Roque said on Monday the case against President Rodrigo Duterte before the International Criminal Court (ICC) is an insult to the “vibrant, healthy, and mature” Philippine judiciary ... LIBRARIES being operated by the Manila City government will get a fair share of attention and funding to promote the ....

FW’s colorful past detailed at Rotary

Cleburne Times-Review 30 Jan 2022
Blame the Fort Worth Public Library and love at first glance for the book’s inspiration, Nobles said. “More than a decade ago I was in the Fort Worth Public Library’s downtown location and one of the archivists came up and handed me a manila folder and told me she thinks this is something I’d be interested in,” Nobles said.

A long walk to Inigan

Manila Bulletin 15 Jan 2022
Inigan Elementary School is one of the last mile schools in Rodriguez, Rizal, just two to three hours of travel time from Manila ... While the town is close to Manila, it is challenging to bring aid and supplies there, as one must trek for hours or ride a banca to get to Sitio Inigan.

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