NYC Updates

Investigate tuition fee hikes said youth commissioner

National Youth Commissioner JP Peñol urges the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to probe the proposed increase in tuition fees of more than 300 colleges and universities. Peñol specifically wants to know where the increase of tuition fees will be utilized. “If the increase will promote profit for these universities, CHED must take serious scrutiny before...

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS for the Asian Youth Development Program in Okinawa 2015

The ASIAN YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM in Okinawa 2015, an annual activity spearheaded by the Okinawa Prefectural Government, is inviting two (2) Filipino participants to be this year’s Ambassadors of Goodwill. The program aims to cultivate innovative minds through exchange among Japanese and Asian students in Okinawa, Japan. Furthermore, the participants will rediscover and understand the importance...