Young Fil-Am journalist sweeps Plaridel Awards in SF

SAN FRANCISCO – A 23-year-old journalism graduate of George Washington University ran away with five trophies at the Fifth Plaridel Awards held Friday, Oct. 7 to a packed Kalayaan Hall at the Philippine Center on Sutter Street in San Francisco. Christina Oriel of Asian Journal racked up a first in the history of The Plaridel, which provides a platform for previously unknown journalists covering the Filipino American community. She topped in five reporting categories. The Philippine Ame...
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2015 Plaridel Awards Souvenir Program

The Plaridel Awards   2015 Plaridel Awards Souvenir Program     Over a century ago, Marcelo H. del Pilar, a Filipino journalist and publisher went into exile in Europe. His fearless commentaries against the oppressive Spanish rule made his exile inevitable. Through it all, his desire to be a jour-nalist never waned and he continued his writing while abroad. He was unrelenting in his pursuit of truth, fairness, and the upliftment of his constituents. Plaridel was his n...
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August 2014 Talakayan sa Consulado on Labor and Employment in the US

August 2014 Talakayan sa Consulado on Labor and Employment in the US In observance of US Labor Week, the Philippine Consulate General, in partnership with the Philippine American Press Club, wishes to invite you to the following event/s:   Event              : Talakayan: Labor and Employment in the United States Date / Time    : Friday, 29 August 2014 / 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Venue             : Philippine Center Lobby, 447 Sutter Street   A discussion and open forum will be held at the ...
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