What You Really Need for the New School Year

By Rossana L. Llenado I’m not only talking about new shoes, socks, clothes, notebooks, pens, notepads, pencils, books, a bag, and whatnot, although these are important because these are things that you will most likely be using for the next 10 months. But apart...

The School DOES Matter II

My 13-year-old son, who is starting on his 2nd year of high school this coming school year, asked me one time what prompted me to choose UP from among all the universities. My answer was simple: I had no choice. Coming from a working-class family, my mother impressed...