17 October2014 – Citing the experience of our Filipino diaspora because of economic, political and familial issues, Consul General Mario L. De Leon, Jr., pointed out similarities with Jewish people's exile out of their own land and wandering in the desert during celebrations of the Jewish holiday, Sukkot, at Temple Emanu-El in New York last October 15, attended by prominent members of New York's Jewish community.
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In celebration of the Filipino-American History Month, Post invited Dr. Nerissa Balce, an associate professor of the Department of Asian and American Studies and an affiliated faculty of the Department of Cultural Analysis and Theory at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook, to give a lecture at the Philippine Consulate on 10 October 2014 entitled "The American Empire's Camera".
NEW YORK, 17 October 2014 – The Association of Filipino Teachers in America (AFTA) led by President Dr. Raul Cajigas (leftmost) bestowed Dangal ng Lahi Awards to Seton Hall University President, Dr. Gabriel Esteban (center, photo on left), and Dr. Conrado Gempesaw (center, photo on right), President of St. John's University during their Silver Jubilee Anniversary last 12 October in New York.
NEW YORK, 15 October 2014 – In fulfillment of their FYLPRO Legacy Project commitment, Filipino Youth Leadership Program (FYLPro) New York Batch 2 delegates Rachelle Ocampo and Edward Santos launched the Filipino American Dual Citizenship Initiative (FADCI), which pushed for more Filipino Americans to apply for Dual Citizenship or Report their Birth by this online portal.