Author: RJ Sausa

RJ Sausa has been working in Thailand as an educator for ten years now. Currently, he is a freelance writer and educational consultant.

Press Release: 100,000 jobs for Pinoys in Japan

News Release Department of Labor and Employment 17 March 2019 Pinoys to get bulk of Japan jobs — Bello Filipino workers may share more than a third of the 350,000 available jobs that Japan will open to foreign nationals with the effectivity next month of a law allowing new residence status to foreign workers. Labor… Read more »

Four Thai, Two Filipino Profs receive 2019 Bernd Rode Award

Four Thai Professors were conferred the prestigious 2019 Bernd Rode Award in two different categories (Junior and Senior Researchers) for their respective research collaborations. They were: Apinun Kanpiengjai, Ph.D. Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University. Project Title: “Purification and Properties of Tannase from Sporidiobolusruineniae, a Tannin-Tolerant Yeast Isolated from Fermented Foods of Northern Thailand“ Pongtip… Read more »

Cancer Survivor now a Doctor

In his Facebook post hashtagged #10YearChallenge #CancerSurvivor wrote: “10 years ago ang pinagdadasal ko lang naman ay ang gumaling, wala akong idea na gagawin mo pala akong instrumento para ako naman ang makapagpagaling ng iba. “ (Ten years ago I prayed that I will be healed, I didn’t had the idea that You will make… Read more »

Filipina Quantum Physicist receives L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award

Dr. Mary Jacquiline Romero was awarded as one of the International Rising Talents by the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science on March 14, 2018 in Paris, France. Created in 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards identify and support eminent women in science throughout the world. Each year, five Awards Laureates are recognized for their… Read more »

DOST-SEI opens scholarship slots for S&T grad students to study abroad

PRESS RELEASE: The Department of Science and Technology- Science Education Institute will be offering foreign graduate scholarships to Science Professionals. Read the full text of the press release below: 13 March 2019 Science professionals who wish to pursue further studies abroad may find the perfect opportunity in DOST-SEI Foreign Graduate Scholarships in Specialized Priority S&T… Read more »

Meet Wave: Marvel’s newest superhero from the Philippines

Artist Lenil Francis Yu posted Saturday on his Instagram the newest Marvel superhero from the Philippines, Wave. According to Yu, this superhero’s tentative name was “Pearl Pangan” a Cebuana whose powers are water and tech based. “Really proud to design WAVE, the first Filipina Marvel Superhero. She’ll appear for the first time in WAR OF… Read more »