Different, Not Less
It took me years to say this out loud. I suffer from Bipolar I mood disorder. I have taken cocktails of mood stabilizers, anti-anxiety, depression, and sleep medication. I am Robert Escalante. Son of a father with the same illness. I suffer from Bipolar I disorder—and I am no longer ashamed. “Crazy. Dramatic. Exaggerated. Just […]
features 8:10 PM Nov 2014
Crisis management and disaster mitigation: The ADMU way
With the frequency of natural disasters that hit the Philippines, one can never be too complacent. Prevention is still the best policy, and the noteworthy attitude of vigilance exuded by the heads and members...
features 8:32 PM Nov 2014
Victims or Victors? We Will Rise Again—Stronger and Better
A scientific study conducted by the US National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as illustrated in the map below reveals the Earth’s sea surface temperatures. Notice the dark red portion on the right side...
features 8:07 PM Nov 2014
Tacloban and Warsaw: A Tale of Two Cities
Strange as it may seem, there was an intimate connection between Tacloban, a city in the Visayas, and Warsaw, the capital of Poland, last November 2013.
features 1:29 PM Aug 2014
A Summer to Remember: The Internship
Let me begin this article with an anecdote of how an internship interview should NOT be like. Interviewer: “So… what do you expect this internship to be like?” Anonymous: “Uhm… like Suits?” The look...
features 1:00 PM Aug 2014
Initiatives for Social Action: The Org for YOU!
Special Thanks to Jaypee Ortiz for the interview The Atenean is a man for others. Being in law school, it is somewhat a challenge to embody this since most students are preoccupied with their...
features 12:52 PM Aug 2014
SIDE B: The Other Side of Father B
HIS MANY books, a huge iMac dominating his desk, pictures of himself with students on the wall and on the shelves, papers waiting to be read, and bottles of wine and Blue Label on...
features 12:42 PM Aug 2014
Let’s Get Physical!
It goes without saying that preparation is key to passing the Bar. Anyone who has taken it will always have some tips to give someone who is about to take it: “Study at least...
features 12:34 PM Aug 2014
Operating in the Bar Operations
RING RING. “Hi, BarOps? Can anyone buy me a lamb burger at this hour? I’m really craving for it right now.” First-timer BarOps freshman volunteer Noel could not believe what he just heard. A...
features 1:33 PM Apr 2014
Tara sa Kanto!
Which of the following restaurants are you most likely to try: a. One that is sikat or hot on Facebook; b. One that is sosyal or lead by a chef who’s famous in Hollywood;...
features 1:32 PM Apr 2014
Juris Doctor: The Nitty Gritty of Thesis
You’ve probably seen students typing intently on their laptops, poring over ancient law books, flipping through white-paged softbound papers, or sitting at the library’s computer terminals while busily writing down notes. No, they did...