JC SOMA Revival

A call for revival years back, the 2003 JC Tribute after the Limang Dekada training at Antipolo, followed by Phase 2 training in Cebu, the spot checks by the legendary Grandmaster Brod, then the recently completed Diliman residents Phase 1 training- UPBSF SOMA is here to stay..!                --->

Brod Jopet "Walks The Talk"

Years back, Brod Jopet Laraya UPD'63, sounded the call to revive the art that has made our fraternity the most feared band of brothers in the campus. The best student of legendary Grandmaster, Brod Johnny Chiuten UPD'60, Brod Jopet, here w/ new UPBSFAAI Pres. Brod DarioS, shows us how to do it...<---

              Brod JP                    Brod Migs

Let's JAZZ It Up!

at the UP Beta Sigma NorCal Chapter Grand Fraternity Ball in Sacramento, 26-27May2007.

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UP Dil Residents SOMA Training

In the classic straddle position, 2006GPBrod JPBanzon, w/ 3 riders, and 2007GPBrod MigsAlo, w/ 5 riders, lead the way to revive our great MA tradition! The future of the fraternity in campus looks bright indeed. Where there used to be only 4 brods left, now there are 40, and counting! Cheers! Cheers! Cheers! ^

Brods, A Very Merry Christmas, &

A Happy New Year !!! - UPBSFI

A Message from the UPBSFI Pres. Brod Norman Bituin

in his 2006 holiday greetings, reminds us to pray for our brothers who have gone ahead of us, and for those who are currently ill or are still recovering. Also a heads up to the planned Alaska cruise in 2007...<---

NorCal Brods in the UP Alumni

Brod Manuel "Pogs" Gaspay was inducted as the 2006-2008 President of UPAA in SF. Read thru to see how brods fare in UPAA in greater California, also in leading the revival of UPAA in Sacramento, and  be very aware of the Norcal bowling challenge to SoCal this year...--->

The Last Rites for Brod Mon  Apolinario UPLB'69

was conducted last 22Dec2006 with batchmate Brod Toto Lapitan delivering the eulogy. A high school batchmate, Brod Buddy Mabesa UPLB'68, also paid respects.  GP Dennis UPLB'04 led the rites... ^


UPBSF NorCal 2006 Christmas Party

One Heck of a Christmas Party in Northern California

Amidst the backdrop of the Paradise Valley Golf Club and the foothills of Fairlfield in the background, with the spirit and scent of Christmas in the air, and tons of persimmons from Brod RickV, one of the best we had...<---

Brod MelG's message to brods...^


Brod Peping Imperial UPLB'57 Passed Away 22Dec

Sun/Mon(small chapel)-viewing from 10AM-2PM;Tue(big chapel) -viewing from 10AM-9PM -rosary at 7PM; -after the rosary, Betan final rites: at Lima Family Mortuary, 48800 Warms Springs Bl, Fremont,CA Tels:408-263-2868 or 510-656-5565              --->



Brod Arnaldo E. Bertuso, UPLB'60, forestry was given Jan 26, Friday, at 7pm at the Lakeshore Subdivision Chapel, Sto. Domingo, Bay, Laguna.

Let's pray for the repose of the soul of our departed brother!

LA Potpourri, 2006 - 4Q

From the visits of Brods BoyM, LitoL and BoyetF, to the moving of LC LaureenE to Chicago, the relocation of Brod BernieB, to Brods SonnyP & JunV tieing the knots, the UPAAGLA Lantern Parade, the 3rd FlorP Bowling Charity, the Christmas Party...<---


Congratulations, SISTERS !!!

Seven (7) UP Sigma Beta sisters from Manila, led by Pres. Alma Calleja visited the UP Mindanao campus in Davao, had fellowship with our Davao sisters and brothers, in a nationwide caravan that's part of the 75th anniversary preparation for 2007...                       pictorials...--->

The 2006 Christmas Party

of UP Mindanao brods and sisters is something all our chapters should learn from. You don't think so?  Just look at the photos above, and better, click the last 2 frames from the bottom left of Features 12 to see how they also did it last year. Cheers!!!...                                   ^