Dear Fellow UPDAA Members and Friends,
Please take note of the following announcements:
1. The UPCD Foundation Day will be celebrated on February 5, 2010, a Friday. Silver Jubilarians ’85 will take the lead. Lectures will be held on this day plus other activities that are still being planned.Other celebrating Jubilarians Diamond ’50; Golden ’60; Ruby ’70 are encouraged to participate in these events. Please attend organizational meetings which will be announced soon. Class 85 headed by Dr Roberto Andres will finalize the program in a few weeks time. Other activities may also be planned for days before February 5. For other Jubilarians wishing to participate please get in touch with me asap via email firstname.lastname@example.org
2.The Search for the UP Manila Alumni Association Awards is now open, though the criteria for the award will be available by September 22.This time, there will be one awardee per college/unit of UP Manila. I you have any UPCD alumni in mind who deserves to be nominated for this award, please prepare the supporting documents to be submitted to the Awards Committee of the UPDAA-UPCD at a time and date to be announced soon. I know this is quite late already since the awards will be given on October 28, 2009, during the UPMAA Homecoming to be held at the Alegria Lounge of the Pavillion Hotel along UN Avenue , Manila. This years theme is ” Pagtanaw sa Ikalawang Siglo”. Program starts at 6pm and tickets are for 500php per person. I enjoin everybody to attend this occassion.The UPMAA is now headed by a new president, Dr. Pons Aberin. Let us patiently wait for the awards guidelines, which I am hoping to be released on or before Sept.22. The Chair of the Awards Committee will be Dr. Sphia Carpio-Macalintal (UPDAA ) and Dr. Jessica Rebueno-Santos (UPCD < email@example.com>).
3.There will be an organizational meeting this September 17, 2009, Thursday at 2pm at the UP Alumni Assn. Board Room, Ang Bahay ng Alumni, UP Diliman Campus, QC.for the following Celebrating Jubilarians 1950 -Diamond ; 1960 -Golden ; 1970 -Ruby and 1985 Silver.Please send your Batch Representative to attend and conifrm attendance with Shirley or Dheng at 9206868; 9206871 or 9206875. Please forward this message to your fellow UPCD friends and classmates.
Thank you. Till the next announcements.
Sincerely, Dr. Olegario G. Clemente, Jr. UPDAA President 2008-2010