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SPA Launches its New Corporate Name: Colegio de San Pedro–Recoletos

By Kristine Angelique Chavez | July 23, 2022 |
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VALENCIA, Negros Oriental-Valencia’s pioneering Catholic school, San Pedro Academy, has launched its new corporate name: Colegio de San Pedro–Recoletos on June 24, 2022. The daylong celebration was filled with a series of activities, namely booth fair, Eucharistic mass, parade, SPAsundayag, and raffle draw. These activities displayed various aspects of the Petrinian culture: for instance, the SPAsundayag showcased the talents of the Petrinians in both ends of the spectrum—from students to pioneering alumni. The parade was also participated by different class batches who willingly embraced the historic event. The official launching event held in the evening was hosted by Ms. Kristine…

Continued Partnership. Rev. Fr. Vicente Ramon, Jr., OAR, director of CST-R Community Extension & Development Office, accepts the Certificate of Appreciation from Ansulag ES.

Another Promise Gets Delivered Through USJRAA-SCC Chapter, CST-R Batch 2000

SAN CARLOS CITY, Negros Occidenal-Through the solidarity of Augustinian Recollect graduates, another promise was fulfilled for the pupils of Ansulag Elementary School, one of the three adopted schools of Colegio de Sto. Tomas-Recoletos. It can be recalled that last February 17, 2022, Rev. Fr. Joel Alve, OAR, CST-R president, and Rev. Fr. Vicente Ramon, Jr.,…


INSET 2022 begins; Service-Learning Program, focus of week 1

Faculty of the different departments of San Sebastian College-Recoletos de Cavite and Sacred Heart School of Cavite-Recoletos de Alfonso converged at the Multipurpose Hall in the Main Campus for the first in-person in-service training since the pandemic began. The training event titled “Crafting of the Service-Learning Programs Across All Disciplines and Levels” was held on…

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Invitation: Launching of Colegio de San Pedro-Recoletos



The University of Negros Occidental (UNO) was bought by the Order of Augustinian Recollects from the family of Dr. Antonio Lizares on May 25, 1962, and christened as University of Negros Occidental -Recoletos.  This year, 2022, we celebrate the 60th year of UNO-R as a recoletos institution.      UNO-R launched the celebration of its 60th…


RST holds Solemn Investiture with new Prior General and Prior Provincial

MIRA-NILA, Quezon City – June 3, 2022, was a meaningful day for the graduating students of Recoletos School of Theology (RST). Rev. Fr. Bernard C. Amparado, OAR, the Prior Provincial-elect and the new RST Chairman of the Board of Trustees, presided over the mass alongside Fr. Miguel Angel Hernandez, the new Prior General together with…


Enthusiasts Join Sikad San Pedro: An Uphill Race

VALENCIA, Negros Oriental – Hundreds of cyclists geared up to take part in San Pedro Academy’s first-ever “Sikad San Pedro: An Uphill Race” on Sunday, May 29, 2022. The event was organized for cyclists of all ages and abilities to get involved. Along with the help of Mr. Anthony Allanic, an SPA alumnus, a program…


Three Thomasian Batches to Celebrate 75th Commencement Exercises Today

SAN CARLOS CITY, Negros Occidental—In a historic up-turn of events, the 75th Commencement Exercises will unite three batches of Colegio de Sto. Tomas-Recoletos at the iconic Golden Eagles Football. CST-R Batch 1972, led by Rev. Fr. Rene Paglinawan, OAR, and CST-R Batch 1997, led by Rev. Fr. Samuel Eyas, OAR, are back in the Alma…


Thomasian Workers Get Gift on Labor Day; USJRAA Donates for Ansulag Elementary School

SAN CARLOS, Neg. Occindental—On Labor Day and the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker, Thomasian maintenance workers received tokens and cash gift for their dedication in keeping the school campus a clean and safe space. Mr. Robert Sortigosa, head of the Colegio de Sto. Tomas-Recoletos Maintenance and Carpentry Department, led his fellow workers in receiving…


USJ-R produces 208 new lawyers, registers 85.16% passing rate for first-time takers

Two hundred and eight new Josenian lawyers were named on April 12 after the Supreme Court released the results of the first digital and regionalized bar examinations. Six of the new lawyers passed with “exemplary performance”. They are  Jean Timothy Maxine Chang, Jlayda Carmel Gabor,  Mary Anne Jamisola, Rexis Jun Maamo, Lexxa Jane Molijon,  and…