“No, it’s not a showroom.“ Global Academy’s Brand Manager, Anna Bautista‐Ledesma, is often caught saying. And is quick to add that, “But we are proud to show it off.” Global Academy’s new Pasig campus can easily pass for an editorial spread. But don’t let this 550 square meter property, boasting of Modern Asian interior design, fool you. Inside is what counts, as this campus is for the hardcore. Serious culinary students will have as their playground, two kitchen labs, two 23‐seater theater demo rooms, and a library.