Author Archives: Aleks

About Aleks

Engr. Aleksandre Pates (a.k.a. Aleks) is an I.T. Professional and Electronics Engineer by profession, but it didn’t hinder him to enrich his skills and broaden his experience in theater and literary. He is also a College Instructor/Professor, Playwright, Artistic/Creative Director, Singer, Songwriter/Composer, Resource Speaker/Lecturer of Campus Journalism, Editorial Writing, Creative Writing and Leadership Empowerment for Youth. He is a Palanca Awardee, and he was the Editor-In-Chief of The Philippine Artisan (official student publication of TUP-Manila) from 2003-2007. He is a Certified Oracle Partner Expert since 2010, and a member of the prolific playwright organizations in the Philippines, The WritersBloc. He also holds numerous positions in socio-civic and professional organizations like Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Philippines (IECEP – Manila Chapter).

DLSAE: Reliving the Past, Fulfilling the Future

DULAANG LA SALLE ARANETA ENSEMBLE (DLSAE) is the official theatre company of De La Salle Araneta University. It was established last 1995, and it was founded by Christian D. Pelayo, Ph., an alumnus of the Basic Education Department. The original … Continue reading

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Acoustically Ordinary in Extraordinary Approach

I have a friend who is a left-handed person. This means that he uses his left hand most of the time: from writing, holding the spoon and fork, and handing over anything to other person. Sometimes, since there is only … Continue reading

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Visita Iglesia 2017: My Undying Devotion

Hello readers! I apologize for not updating this blogsite for quite sometime because yours truly is simultaneously pre-occupied with so much things (Yes, I’m guilty! My bad!). I, myself, am wondering how I could squeeze them all up in less … Continue reading

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What to Prepare on Visita Iglesia

A few years back, since I was working in mid/night shift in my previous company, and the last day of work is until Holy Wednesday, I usually have the Station of the Cross after my shift which starts at 6 … Continue reading

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DLSAUAA Conducts the 2nd Medical and Dental Mission

Another chance of giving back… The De La Salle Araneta University Alumni Association, Inc. (DLSAUAA) has successfully conducted and spearheaded the 2nd Medical and Dental Mission held at DLSAU, Institutional Activity Center, June 11. There were a total of ten … Continue reading

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The Symbolical Ring

When I was in highschool, my sister gave me a sterling silver ring as a reward for doing well in school. I considered it as one of the greatest gift of all time because it reminded me of my sacrifices … Continue reading

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Opening Remarks to the 12th ECE Student Summit held at SM Manila – Cinema 4

This was my Opening Remarks to the 12th ECE Student Summit held at SM Manila – Cinema 4, February 27. **************************************************************** Good morning dear classmates! When I’m surrounded by many students I feel like I’m still one of them, isa … Continue reading

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TANGHALANG PILIPINO: Summer Theater Adventure 2014

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Musically Inclined Family

Among the four siblings in our family, I am the only male and the youngest of all. Each of us has 2 to 4 years of age gap. In short, our parents if they not strictly followed the proper birth … Continue reading

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Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

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