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From Our Hearts to Yours: Letters to a Young Student


It is truly an honor and rare privilege to be a part of this literary project, conceptualized and undertaken for the benefit of the students of the oldest and most renowned secondary school in Pampanga, Philippines. (Eddie "Among Ed" T. Panlilio, Governor of Pampanga) --From the Foreword

These reflections, experiences, colorful stories and lessons will definitely remain in the hearts of the students. The writers who are the proud products of PHS share real leasson in life truthfully and sincerely. They have found and taken their niches and individual callings and made their marks in their respective careers - careers and paths the students of today will eventually take themselves. (Mon David, Pampanga High School Alumni, and Winner of London Jazz International Competition). --From the Foreword

Letters addressed to High School Students as they prepare to face life after high school. The letters contain advice on how to choose a career or vocation, spiritual guidance, and practical advice. The letter writers are alumni of the same high school and is a reflection of their life's experiences and wisdom gained four decades after leaving high school. This book is a project of Pampanga High School, Class of 1968 (Philippines) on the occasion of the school's Centennial celebrations.

About the Authors

Leny Mendoza Strobel, Ph.D.

Nancy Figueroa Gochuico

Leny Mendoza Strobel is a Professor of American Multicultural Studies at a California University. She is the author of "Coming Full Circle: The Process of Decolonization Among Post-1965 Filipino Americans," and "A Book of Her Own: Words and Images to Honor the Babaylan." Nancy Figueroa Gochuico has spent most of her professional years in Information Systems and Technology as a programmer, analyst, software developer, and Development Manager.