AKO BICOL awards the Ten Outstanding Students of Bicol 2017

The awarding for the Ten Outstanding Students of Bicol 2017 took place last March 9 at the Bicol University Legazpi campus, with the awardees hailing from various universities and colleges … Continue reading AKO BICOL awards the Ten Outstanding Students of Bicol 2017

AKO BICOL challenges youth of Bicol to excel in chosen fields

In the press conference and final interview of the twenty finalists of Ten Outstanding Students of Bicol (TOSB), Cong. Rodel Batocabe challenged the exemplary youth of Bicol to step up … Continue reading AKO BICOL challenges youth of Bicol to excel in chosen fields

AKO BICOL thanks Sen. Sonny Angara

AKO BICOL is honored to have Senator Juan Edgardo Sonny Angara as the Guest of Honor and Keynote Speaker for the Awarding Ceremony of the 2017 Ten Outstanding Students of … Continue reading AKO BICOL thanks Sen. Sonny Angara

AKO BICOL congratulates Bicolano PMA Salutatorian

AKO BICOL is proud to extend its congratulations to Philip Modestano Viscaya, a native of Ligao City, Albay for graduating as Salutatorian from the Philippine Military Academy, Class of 2017! … Continue reading AKO BICOL congratulates Bicolano PMA Salutatorian

STUDENT PROVES YOUTH ARE THE HOPE OF THIS COUNTRY

Last month, the AKO Bicol Parylist led an Essay-Writing Contest alongside the selection of the Ten Outstanding Students in Bicol. One article stood out among the rest, which started off with the same quote abovementioned, titled “The Role of Filipino Youth in Continuous Pursuit of Philippine Governance in Protecting the Country’s Sovereignty”, penned by Lalaine Roxas, a Business Administration student of the Unibersidad de Sta. Isabel.

Stronger families a panacea to poverty

Every now and then someone thinks of solutions to a common problem that will benefit each and every stakeholder in society, like Jabar Barandon, an Accountancy student of Naga College Foundation, who, at a tender age, has thought of and taken positive steps to combat poverty. In the process of selecting the 2016 Ten Oustanding Students of Bicol, Barandon’s proposal entitled “Financial FAMILYteracy” was chosen as the best out of the 20 submissions given by his batchmates.