Monday, January 09, 2012

Erasmus Mundus International Master Scholarship in Digital Library Learning

Now accepting applications for the DILL Master's course 2012-14. Application Deadline: February 1, 2012 (Third country students). The top ten ranked applicants for the intake 2012-14 will be offered a scholarship of 10,000 Euros. Apply now!

DILL is a two year international master for elite information professional to provide them with the skills and competencies to navigate the rapidly evolving world of digital libraries. It is offered in cooperation between Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (Norway), Tallinn University (Estonia), and the University of Parma (Italy). Students will spend at least one semester at each institution.

Roster of DILL Philippines scholars:

1. Marcial Batiancila
2. Audrey G. Anday

Book Talk : The Award Winning Series

Wednesday, January 04, 2012

2012 Philippine Holidays

As per President Proclamation no. 295, the list of Philippine holidays for 2012:

January 1 (Sunday) - New Year's Day
January 23 (Monday) - Chinese New Year
February 25 (Saturday) - EDSA Revolution Anniversary
April 5 (Thursday) - Maundy Thursday
April 6 (Friday) - Good Friday
April 9 (Monday) - Araw ng Kagitingan
May 1 (Tuesday) - Labor Day
June 12 (Tuesday) - Independence Day
August 10 (Sunday) - Eid'l Fitr
August 21 (Tuesday) - Ninoy Aquino Day
August 27 (Monday) - National Heroes Day
October 26 (Friday) - Eid'l Adha
November 1 (Thursday) - All Saints Day
November 2 (Friday) - Special (non-working) Day
November 30 (Friday) - Bonifacio Day
December 25 (Tuesday) - Christmas Day
December 30 (Sunday) - Rizal Day
December 31 (Monday) - Last Day of the Year