False Consciousness

Vol. XCI No. 3 — Aug. 14, 2019 Silliman University has remained undeterred in its goal to create a safe and secure environment for students and its constituents. After the speedbumps that the university has endured, it is time to drive past the curve and gain momentum as a whole to celebrate the [READ MORE]

A Series of Unfortunate Events

Vol. XCI No. 2 — Aug. 7, 2019 Silliman is in a better place a week after the bomb threats. The Administration and the Student Government have taken measures to keep everyone safe, but everyone wants concrete and swift results. The initiatives are promising, but this week only came with even more [READ MORE]

Shock and Awe

First Printed in Vol. XCI No. 1. July 30, 2019 The month of July comes to a dramatic close with the commencement of the long-time Sillimanian tradition “Hibalag” starting off with the booth-building and from there it will all be an elaborate buildup towards the week-long celebration of [READ MORE]


Cisgender people—those whose gender identity corresponds to their birth sex— rarely think twice about going to the comfort room. For transgender people, there is not much “comfort” in comfort rooms (CRs) when public CRs can be a place where their gender identities are questioned, or worse, [READ MORE]


The Hibalag season is upon us once again. Like in all Founders Day celebrations, we will see the same familiar faces, attend the usual enticing activities and smother ourselves with good food and good camaraderie. But then we need to deal with the elephant in the room: How will the zero waste [READ MORE]