Br. Celba Ultan John FSC, is one of the pioneer group to open the first Lasallian school in the Philippines in 1911, called De La Salle College which, in time, became De La Salle University.
Br. John was able to visit Manila again in 1949 and 1961. In his 1949 visit, the DLSAA President, Marcos B. Roces Sr., presented him with a pocket watch which he kept faithfully until his death on April 17, 1964.
The Gateway April 2009 13th Issue, The Golden Years 1911-1986
There are people, who when they pass away, do not want to be mourned after, but who we celebrate for the life they had the chance to live. One of them is Br. Benedict Lidinsky FSC, who, 30 years ago, came to De La Salle. He was the last of the Christian Brothers from the St.
We are aware of the phrase "One La Salle." It has been used in many speeches, materials and it is a uniting battle cry for all the Lasallian institutions in the country, leading to the formation of De La Salle - Philippines.
Words by Lorenzo Ma. E. Velasco, DLSU AB HIM 2012.
For every name, there lies a meaning. The name "Kada-de-Kada" is the Tagalized version of the Spanish Cada decada which translates to "every decade." Kada-de-Kada the project started in February 2012 when my mother, Sunny E. Velasco, met with Rodrigo Lim Wong Jr.