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All About Senior High

  5 mins

How Pandemic Intensified Smart-Shaming in the STEM Field

Denyz Del Villar

Do you ever notice how people always pick on those who think outside the box?Probably once or twice, we’ve encountered or engaged in social media conversations where a supposed casual exchange of facts and opinions suddenly turned into personal attacks. In this age of digital misinformation, it’s di...

Productivity Hacks

  6 mins

4 Tips to Love the Lab Even When It’s At Home

AJ Raymundo

Art by Inna CruzI don’t know about you, but isn’t it nostalgic to look back on the first time you ever held (and broke) a beaker? I’m sure we all had THAT moment. Final answer na! But for science geeks out there, all moments spent in a lab are nostalgic and unforgettable. And we get it: Lab and...

All About Senior High

  6 mins

Do you have what it takes to be a STEM student?

Marielle Filoteo

It’s a common misconception that STEM students are all analytical and quantitative when it comes to problem-solving. Or that they think in more rigid, practical ways when the chips are down. But, in reality, people in STEM (that is science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) are more than tha...

Commune

  4 mins

5 Times Technology Surprised Us Again in 2019

April Ann Quinones

With the pace that we’re going in the tech industry, we’re not surprised anymore if we see people teleporting themselves to work to escape the morning traffic. In 2019, humanity did it again! We have pushed the limits once again of what technology can and cannot do.There’s a lot of ground to cover, ...

Commune

  6 mins

5 Eco-Friendly Apps You Need To Download Right Now

Angel Cruz

This might just be your new favorite way to save the environment. Introducing: eco-friendly apps.It’s no news that our planet needs saving, bigtime. Massive deforestation and wildfires in the Amazon. Worsening air quality in cities worldwide. Extreme weather conditions. You name it.While we’ve long ...

All About Senior High

  6 mins

5 Causes Of Stress And How To Overcome Them: STEM Edition

Patricia Faith Santillan

High expectations, lack of sleep, constant memorization, brain-wrecking critical thinking exercises… do these sound familiar? How about a full schedule of hard sciences, like physics, chemistry, and biology as well as pre-cal, basic-calculus, gen-math—all of which will tend to overstimulate yo...

College Life

  6 mins

FTW Scholarship: Meet The Sisters In STEM

Selina de Dios

Meet Meryle and Larisse Almirañez, the sister scholars who defy expectations every day, and rise above the challenges they face as women in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) field. Meryle is a recent BS Business Administration graduate from the University of the Phili...

Career Conversations

  7 mins

3 Struggles Filipino Fresh Grads Face When Applying For A STEM Job

Angel Cruz

How do you know if you’re ready for a STEM job?In simple terms, the STEM industry comprises careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. And mind you, there are a lot of job opportunities in the field! Did you know that majority of the so-called “jobs of the future” ar...

College Life

  4 mins

SUTD: Computer Science Courses To Include Design And Artificial Intelligence

Study Abroad

Do the names J.A.R.V.I.S., F.R.I.D.A.Y., and E.D.I.T.H. ring a bell? If they do, you probably know them as the fictional AIs created by Tony Stark himself. Real-life counterparts like Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant might not be as advanced as any of these fictional AIs but they all do share ...

Commune

  4 mins

Discover Women In STEM: 5 ‘Steminists’ You Need To Know

Audrey Pe

If we asked you—without the help of ever-reliable Google—to list down names of women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), how many would you be able to name? Chances are, not a lot, considering how male-dominated those fields are. But just because you’re not familiar wi...

Career Conversations

  6 mins

STEM Careers You Can Take and Different Ways to Make a Social Impact!

Donna Almonte

The world needs more people in STEM, and not just so we can all have super cool tech like Tony Stark. It’s vital for us to understand the world we inhabit, so we can help each other live a better life. You don’t need an award-winning invention or Nobel prize to help humanity. Through STEM, you can r...

College Life

  6 mins

Want to Master the Art of Nursing? Here Are Prerequisites You Can Take to Achieve That!

Nicole Villanueva

Congratulations! You may have potentially just figured out your dream job! The idea of nursing and providing care for patients has caught your attention, and you’re on your way to becoming passionate about it.To give you a bit of a refresher, the nursing program is everything in regards to researchi...