Category Archives: Mindanao State University

Aside from security, MSU Marawi students face rising prices of food, transport, dorm

MARAWI CITY (MindaNews / 14 August) — Given the still ongoing war between government forces and the Maute Group in the downtown area, students of the Mindanao State University’s (MSU) main campus five kilometers away were aware, before coming back here, that they would be facing security issues when the first semester finally begins on […]

MSU-Marawi City tops Social Worker licensure exam: 1st, 6th and 7th

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 03 August) — “In the midst of war, we deliver!” Dr. Alma Berowa, Vice President for Academic Affairs of the Mindanao State University (MSU) System told MindaNews Wednesday upon learning that a graduate of MSU main campus in Marawi City topped the Social Worker Licensure Examination held last month, while two […]

Iligan schools host MSU Marawi graduation rites

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 12 July) — Graduates of Class 2017 of the Mindanao State University’s (MSU) main campus in Marawi City will receive their diplomas on Thursday, July 13 not in Marawi City but at the MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT) and at the La Salle Academy here. Dr. Alma Berowa, Vice President for […]

OUR MARAWI:  Why I believe Marawi and the Maranaos will bounce back better

I am not a Maranao. But my close friends for the past 25 years are. Mine is an outsider’s perspective. The main reason why I believe that Marawi and the Maranaos will bounce back better is that the wealth of the Maranao is not the structures that are now being bombed and decimated in Marawi. […]

‘Bakwit’ graduation: MSU Marawi to hold graduation rites in MSU Iligan

MARAWI CITY  (MindaNews / 07 July) — Neighboring Iligan City has been hosting thousands of Marawi residents since clashes between government forces and the Maute Group here started on May 23, it has also hosted the “command center” of Marawi City Hall and the “satellite office” of Lanao del Sur provincial capitol. On Thursday, July […]

‘Bakwit’ graduation: MSU Marawi to hold graduation rites in MSU Iligan

MARAWI CITY  (MindaNews / 07 July) — Neighboring Iligan City has been hosting thousands of Marawi residents since clashes between government forces and the Maute Group here started on May 23, it has also hosted the “command center” of Marawi City Hall and the “satellite office” of Lanao del Sur provincial capitol. On Thursday, July […]

TURNING POINT: Not Again

NAAWAN, Misamis Oriental (MindaNews / 19 March) — Faced with the unchecked criminality in southern Philippine islands, particularly the beheading of a German national by the Abu Sayyaf Group and by the unprovoked, murderous  attacks and killing of soldiers by NPA guerillas, the beleaguered Pres. Duterte started to float the idea of declaring Martial Law […]