JERSEY CITY — Helen Castillo (pictured above), program assistant at New Jersey City University (NJCU) and longtime leader and advocate in the Filipino-American community, has been selected to receive the 2018 NJCU Stars Employee Recognition Award for Community Service.

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PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J. — The University of the Philippines Alumni Association New Jersey Chapter, Inc. (UPAA-NJ), a registered 50(c)(3) non-profit organization, has named three Distinguished UP Alumni who will be recognized and honored at its biennial General Assembly and Holiday Party on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel in Iselin, N.J.


Ana Julaton delivers her speech at The Edison Ballroom in New York on Oct. 30, 2018.  (Photo courtesy of Grace Labaguis)


The Society of Philippine-American Artists, or SPAA, celebrates 2018 with its 25th annual exhibition, from Oct. 15 to 26, 2018, at the Philippine Center (556 Fifth Avenue at 46th Street) in New York. Exhibit hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Florenda B. Pedron was born on Aug. 15, 1934 in Penarrubia, Abra.

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