NTU UADC 2014 Part 2!

It’s come to my attention that it’s been over a year since I joined the UP Manila Debate Circle. To commemorate this joyous occasion (really), I’m finally posting this long overdue travel post! But before that —a picture of UPMDC’s batch 19! [We are hella cute!] Here’s the main travel bit (with teeny tiny amounts…

NTU UADC 2014: Part 1 :)

Hiii! Time to take a break from rallying against sexism and racism and non-representation. Here’s part 1 chronicling my adventures in Singapore last May 25 to June 02 for the United Asian Debating Championships hosted by Nanyang Technological University. Yeah! :) … First off, here’s a video. It might be a bit shaky, and there are…

An Interlude

The road to the UADC 2014 Championship ended two days ago for me, but when all has been said and done, there’s not a lot to be sad about the experience. Even right now and later and tomorrow, I am collecting moments, defining places and creating friendships. It was fun (to be beaten by three…

the opportunity is out there

the opportunity is out there; you just have to take it. Several people have asked me: Why AIESEC? Why Exchange? And sometimes I answer that it’s because I want to change my life and the life of others. I want to put myself in a different world, even if it’s just for one summer. I…

Working Weekends (Debate, AIESEC and)

lovely things. Welcome to my life. Debate Late June this year I made a decision that I knew would change my future irrevocably. Dramatic? Yes. But also true. I stepped into a conference room and found myself saying yes to the challenge and love of debate. I applied to the UP Manila Debate Circle.  Three things,…