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Our Brightest Star in the Darkest of Nights : Beng Hernandez' 35th Birth Anniversary

The world has moved on. The rest has forgotten. Some have forgiven. Except for a few. Whatever it is that has happened in the last 12 years or so, the fact remains that then 22-year-old Ateneo de Davao student-on-leave Benjaline "Beng" Hernandez was brutally murdered along with three other companions. Face smashed, shot at close… Continue reading Our Brightest Star in the Darkest of Nights : Beng Hernandez' 35th Birth Anniversary

Philippines, Davao

Revisiting My Alma Mater: The University of the Immaculate Conception Davao City

My sister Beng, and our aunts before us, all spent wonderful, glorious years at UIC (University of the Immaculate Conception), then ICC (Immaculate Conception College). UIC is one of the leading, if not the top, universities in Davao City. It was established in 1905 as the St. Peter's Parochial School and used to be an all-girls… Continue reading Revisiting My Alma Mater: The University of the Immaculate Conception Davao City