Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Reminders

DS 100 - political cosplayer(s), skit, discussant, visual aids, hand-outs, bookmark, color coding
DS 112 - artifact (unique) and discussion (informative, interesting and critical)

#followthetimelimit

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Friday agenda

DS 100 - political cosplay (Vandana Shiva, Angela Davis, Carmen Deunida, Amartya Sen, Barefoot doctors, Ubuntu philosophy, Small is beautiful, etc.)
DS 112 - show and tell of artifact/item related to population studies (by pair, no duplication of items, research well, limit the discussion to 3 minutes only, text me your artifact proposal for approval on or before Wednesday evening) - uniqueness of item (50%), discussion (50%)
DS 112 - show and tell of artifact/item related to population studies (by pair, no duplication of items, research well, limit the discussion to 3 minutes only, text me your artifact proposal for approval on or before Wednesday evening) - uniqueness of item (50%), discussion (50%)

Upcycle

http://www.viralnova.com/upcycled-products/

Saturday, February 22, 2014

!!!


"Mahirap kumita ng malinis na pera." - people's lawyer (KB)

#salamatsapananatilisaprograma
#pinakamataasnapagpupugaysaiyo
#lawwithdevstudperspective
#masmaramingpanghashtagkaysasablogpostmismo

EDM 211 reading assignment

http://www.up.edu.ph/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Stratplan-FINAL-low_res.pdf

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

!!!

maikli ang tatlong taon
at malupit humatol ang kasaysayan.

pakatandaan ito ng mga "hari" at "naghahari-harian".

#darklegacy
#namumuro
#=+*^%# = harshtag!

Grade booster for all of my students this semester

Submit via e-mail an original photo with original caption which features the concept "irrationality of rationality". Not-the-usual entries will be given higher points.  Research, take photos and write very well.  E-mail address: jnponsaran@yahoo.com, Deadline: February 25

EDM 211

Required readings - http://www.project-syndicate.org/education

Development Studies 112 speech this Friday

Ricaforte - Lying in and maternity clinics
Ramos C - Old old
Lumibao - One Child Policy
Ignacio - Contraceptive perception and use among various religions
Hermogenes - Filipino demographers
Francisco - Costs of child rearing
Ramos P - Financing population programs

Zubiri - politics of forced sterilization
Siapo - prophets of boom vs prophets of boom
Sese - Philippine population pyramid
Reyes - population economics
Quinto - politics of breastfeeding
Policarpio - maternity and paternity leaves
Nombrado - Why women live longer than men

Research well and adopt triangulation technique.
Present the ideas in a more understandable and interesting manner.
Consider the 3Ms in speech communication/debating
Limit the speech to 6 minutes.
Deliver the speech in Filipino or English.
Wear black.
Rehearse your presentation very well.
Use your speech guide sparingly.

DS 100 Friday speech

Villarda - Post-Growth Growth Models
Ventura - Rethinking Phamaceuticals Business Model
Umengan - Mastering Our Urban Future
Tolentino - Rich Countries' Dirty Money
Tan - The Road to Car Safety
Santiago - A World of School Girls
Rosales - European Universities' Identity Crisis
Repollo - The Third World's Drinking Problem

Source: www.project-syndicate.org

Base the speech on the assigned article at www.project-syndicate.org.
Present the ideas in a more understandable and interesting manner.
Consider the 3Ms in speech communication.
Limit the speech to 6 minutes.
Deliver the speech in Filipino.
Wear black.
Rehearse your presentation very well.
Use your speech guide sparingly.

BABALA SA MGA PALALIBAN SA KLASE.
HINDI AKO MAGDADALAWANG ISIP MAGHATOL NG SINGKO!

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Random points

- Uphold the rights of CAS constituents to food democracy! #healthcampuskapanaman!
- Maximize the worth of the people's taxes by being a responsible student and a change agent. #posible
- Think of thesis as a dialectics of academic excellence and social responsibility. #bigpush
- Support the cooperative movement and its framework of self-help and mutual help. #people'seconomy
- Yes to holistic activism, No to split-level activism! #inconsistent 
- Try eating freshly picked organic raw okra. A Vietnamese friend introduced to me this eating practice. For details, google "raw okra". #foodintegrity

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Feb 18 (Tuesday)

DS 100 - long test about current events
DS 112 masikhay - long test about current events
DS 112 marubdob - long test about current events
EDM 211 - creative and persuasive speech about education and society (5-6 minutes only)
Topics: problem-based learning, pedagogy of the oppressed, return service obligation, lumpen academic, cultural discrimination in IQ tests, politics of principalship examination, academic freedom during ML, glocalization of education, deschooling, academic-military-industrial complex, military education, textbook scandal, publish or perish policy, Antonio Calipjo Go's crusade against "sick books", etc.

Feb 14

DS 100 - library work (primer about social theories)
DS 112 masikhay - library work (primer about health and society)
DS 112 marubdob - library work (primer about health, illness and society)

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

#ponsiproblems

- Yung tipong wala pa ring "Mahusay" remark sa dagli, concept map, public service announcement, sociological cartoon, multilevel sentence outline, contemplative essay, matrix, primer, flipchart, AVP, infographics, haiku at tanaga mo.
- Yung tipong napagsaraduhan ka ng pinto sa unang test set.
- Yung tipong wala kang alam na katutubong gulay at lamang dagat.
- Yung tipong puro "di aprubado" ang natatanggap mong text at e-mail para sa iyong mga proposal.
- Yung tipong 4 points ang highest scorer at 3.5 ka. #sumpa
- Yung tipong 3 kahon na ang di nakulektang 1/8 test papers mo. #wootwoot
- Yung tipong humihingi siya ng thesis update at ayaw mong magreply. #alamna
- At siyempre, yung tipong dalawa na lang kayong natitira sa LPS.

#ginir
#shutup

Friday, February 07, 2014

random points

sikhay = sikap buhay = self-empowerment
banyuhay = bagong anyo ng buhay = transformation, metamorphosis
pamangkin = para namang akin = niece/nephew
Jejomar = Jesus, Joseph, Mary

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Agenda Tuesday

DS 100 - test about cooperative development, test about DSS week events
DS 112 masikhay - individual speech about public health and society (continuation), test about DSS week events
DS 112 marubdob - individual speech about public health and society (continuation), test about DSS week events
EDM 211 - test about the last two chapters of the Nemenzo material

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Eco-talk

This Thursday morning I will deliver a lecture about environmental awareness and action with elementary and high school students including faculty members and administrators as set of audience in a private school in Cavite.  If time permits, I also intend to facilitate a group activity that will highlight the interconnectedness of the kalikasan, kalikhaan and kabathalaan. #sanamagingmatagumpay

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

DSS Week 2014

Forum on Landgrabbing in the Philippines and Asia organized by NNARA Youth and Prof Legaspi - Monday
Forum on The Philippines and the Big Powers featuring Prof Simbulan organized by the DS Seniors - Tuesday
Forum on Democratic People's Republic of Korea organized by Prof Mesina  - Thursday
Bahaginan: DevStud Career Orientation organized by DevSoc - Thursday
Maritime Issues Photo Booth by DevStud NSTP - Weeklong
Development and Society Magazine Exhibit by DevStud 100* - Weeklong
Third World Health Magazine Exhibit by DevStud 112** - Weeklong
Tikab-tikab Shell Craft Exhibit and Fundraising*** by DevStud NSTP - Weeklong
Iglap-dula by Diwang Palaboy

*with students from BA BehSci
**with students from BA AreaStud and BA PolSci
***proceeds will be used to buy vegetable seeds for the indigenous people


Sunday, February 02, 2014

kalusugan + kalikasan + katipiran + kasiyahan


Sa napakaliit na espasyo sa harap ng bahay namin ay nakapagtanim ako ng mga sumusunod.  Tinanggal ko ang mga nakatanim dati na ornamental lamang at pinalitan ng mga gulay, prutas at halamang gamot.
Kalabasa
Chinese malunggay
Kalamansi
Patatas
Gotukola
Gabi
Talinum
Pandan
Sili
Malunggay
Ashitaba
Kamias
Ampalaya
Papaya
Guapple
Balinghoy
Coriander
Balbas pusa
Aloe  vera
Neem tree
Oregano
Sambong
Basil
Guyabano
Alugbati
Upland kangkong
Luya
Luyang dilaw
Dragon fruit