Events at the Thomas Jefferson Information Center

The Thomas Jefferson Information Center of the US Embassy will be conducting a series of lectures starting this July 31. Below is a list of the topics, dates and speakers.

If interested, send me an email katrines @ Or you can sign up for the lectures here

“Library Outreach Activities: Preservation of the Environment through Libraries”
July 31, 10am- Dhobie De Guzman
ABS CBN TV Patrol Northern Luzon News Head / Anchor. He strongly supports young alumni volunteer projects which he features on television. He initiated a project called “green-library” in a barrio in Baguio
NOTE: Please confirm your attendance by July 25, 2013! Thanks.

“Clark International Airport and Its Role in the Tourism Development of Central Luzon”
August 1, 10 am- Darwin Cunanan
Vice President for Commercial and Business Development Group, Clark International Airport Corporation

“Climate Change and Renewable Energy”
August 5, 10 am- Lawrence Benedict Ang
Climate Change Program Manager (Consultant), ENERGY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
Related to the July 31 lecture

“Cultural Preservation”
August 6, 2pm Ivan Anthony Henares,
President, The Heritage Conservation Society (HCS)

“Preservation and Promotion of the Mangyan Syllabic Script and Poetry” – an embassy funded project
August 22, 2 pm Quint Fansler
President, Mangyan Heritage Center

“Societies in Transition/ Peace Corps & Volunteerism”
Sep. 27, 10am- Gerald Puguon (volunteerism)
Administrator, Julia Campbell Agro-forest Memorial Park
(Note: The park is dedicated in memory of Julia Campbell who was a Peace Corps Volunteer who was killed in that area)

>”October: Corporate Social Responsibility/ Business Give Back”
Carina Agarao (IVP)
Asst. Vice President for Corporate Affairs
Jollibee Foods Corporation

Joe Mark “Matt” Pardiñas (Tagaytay Seminar)
Marketing & Corporate Relations Manager
Rags 2 Riches

“Access to Education/ Open Doors: Study in the USA”