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JULY 15, 2017
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OPERATION MANONG CELEBRATES 45TH ANNIVERSARY

by Charlene CUARESMA

Operation Manong, now named Office of Multicultural Student Services, celebrated its 45th anniversary in June at the UH Campus Center Ballroom with over 150 alumni, supporters and youth leaders, announced Clem Bautista, OMSS director, who recounted the 1970s activism surrounding its origin.

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A CONNECTED PAIR: FROM DESPAIR TO REPAIR

by Glenn WAKAI

14-year-old Cyehnna Lasconia is overflowing with energy and has an infectious grin. There are plenty of smiles on this day because her best friend 27-year-old Christopher Castillo is joining her for lunch.

The diminutive freshman at Campbell High School has her parents and brother by her side, but all her attention is on Castillo. Their friendship is deep – from their souls to their kidneys.

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NUTRITION MONTH ALERT: 7 WONDERS OF WELLNESS
by Ana Jacinta OLABRE

MANILA, Philippines — This July, the country celebrates the National Nutrition Month with the theme, “Healthy diet, gawing habit – For Life!”

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MISSING SUMMER
by Seneca MORALEDA PUGUAN

It’s summertime in Korea. The heat is intense. Humidity is high. The rain pours every now and then. Shivering in cold for three-quarters of a year, many locals look forward to the only time of the year where they can wear light and comfy clothes. Families flock to the beach, water parks, riversides, and malls to escape the heat. It truly is a fun season for many.

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