As an Iskolar ng Bayan
by Alfred Vargas - September 12, 2021 - 8:00am
"I’m proud of my MPA degree because my journey to completing it was not a walk in the park. It required blood, sweat and tears, and a whole lot of humility and open-mindedness. It asked for unconditional dedication...
My list of threes for 2021: Bucket list items, books and films (Part 2)
by Alfred Vargas - January 27, 2021 - 11:03am
The second part of Alfred Vargas' 2021 lists.
My list of threes for 2021: New milestones, skills and other goals (Part 1)
by Alfred Vargas - January 20, 2021 - 10:11am
"We may be limited by travel bans, quarantines and social distancing, but the things we can do to make this year matter are limitless."
My lists of threes from 2020: Why we're still grateful and hopeful
by Alfred Vargas - January 12, 2021 - 6:00am
"In an attempt to put 2020 in perspective, here are my personal lists of threes that left a significant mark in me. I plan to hold on to them as I face 2021. I’m sharing them with you hoping that some of these...
From 'Bridal Shower' to 'Tagpuan': My MMFF roles and finding meaning in cinema and acting
by Alfred Vargas - December 23, 2020 - 12:30pm
Actor Alfred Vargas writes about his latest film "Tagpuan," part of this year's Metro Manila Film Festival.
My Camino de Santiago journey (Part 3 of 3)
by Alfred Vargas - November 30, 2020 - 10:00am
In the last part of his travelogue, Alfred Vargas finds answered prayers and little miracles and shares with readers how much he had to set aside to undertake this highlight of his bucket list.
My Camino de Santiago journey (Part 2 of 3)
by Alfred Vargas - November 26, 2020 - 7:00am
"While it was certainly a trip of ultimate highs, I did encounter some scary moments. For one, I did prepare intensively for this trip, but one thing I wasn’t prepared for was getting lost."
My Camino de Santiago journey (Part 1 of 3)
by Alfred Vargas - November 14, 2020 - 2:00am
In his travelogue, Alfred Vargas writes about his self-finding pilgrimage and includes tips for Filipinos who also want to undertake the Camino de Santiago.
Family life during the pandemic: Challenges, blessings and lessons
by Alfred Vargas - November 9, 2020 - 1:00am
In the midst of this pandemic, how can I make everything all right for my family? This is the question every provider struggles to answer.
Things I learned before I turned 41: As a public servant and family man
by Alfred Vargas - October 31, 2020 - 5:00am
This week, I’ll be sharing a more personal side of me—being a husband and a father and the enormous responsibility (and fulfillment) that comes with it. While I try to separate my personal life from my...
What’s it all about, Alfie?
by Alfred Vargas - October 24, 2020 - 12:11am
In his first column piece published on his birthday, actor, businessman, family man and politician Alfred Vargas opens up about what he learned so far in his 41 years.
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