As the Letran community warmly greeted the start of the academic year 2017-2018, the Mass of the Holy Spirit, led by Rev. Fr. Clarence Marquez, O.P., brought forth solemnity to the students and teachers who gathered and prayed for favor and strength, hoping to overcome the challenges that the new academic year will bring.
A partnership has been finally built between Colegio de San Juan de Letran and the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) as they signed their Memorandum of Agreement for Qualitylympics or Philippine Quality Award (PQA) Program on July 6, 2017 at the St. Thomas Hall.
Seth Simon Liu, an alumnus of the Colegio’s Communication program, is now an online sensation.
Recently, the College of Business Administration and Accountancy (CBAA) and College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) of the Colegio had their own separate student assembly for the students to get acquainted with the people in their department.
Seven entries of Letranites bagged awards in the 15th Philippine Quill Awards last July 5, 2017 at the Marriott Grand Ballroom, Newport City, Pasay.
For another fresh start, the Lay Dominican Fraternity of St. John the Baptist introduced its brand-new set of officers for years 2017 to 2020 during the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul.
Gracing the stage with pride and honor, Colegio’s very own Ms. Letran 2015 Roxanne Natividad, and Ms. Letran 2016 Isabel Alves competed with 28 other candidates in hopes of bringing home the crown in the recently concluded Miss Manila 2017.
Philippine Accrediting Association of Schools, Colleges, and Universities (PAASCU) granted Letran’s BS Accountancy a level I status after they visit the Colegio to evaluate its academic capabilities last December.
Members of the Letran Student Council, with the support of the YSEALI YOUnified Philippines and Manila Youth Development Welfare Bureau, merged with 50 student leaders from 18 universities around Metro Manila for the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Manila 2017 program to discuss different methods to address the environmental challenges that the Metro is about to face.
Letran Junior Philippines Institute of Accountants (LJPIA) made a remarkable impression as its members received various awards during the 12th Year End Awards of the National Capital Region Council Accounting Summit for JPIA.