The Car Collection of "Judge" Rey'68

Magnificent 67: A Chronicle


Brothers' Aid: A Spontaneous

Response to Brothers In Need

A special project of concert-auction is held

July 27 at Gulp Club, Willie Vergara'67 & Butch Madarang'75 report.The winning bid

for Pacquing Verano'59 painting is $500.

UP NorCal Welcomes Back Ed Tadiar

Gabby Moraleda'68 says "G''day, mate!"

to Ed Tadiar'71, a geophysicist from AU.



Environmental Awareness - Oct 2013

Enriqueto "Judge" Rey'68 at Galapagos

UP Diliman  BSLC 37th Anniversary


UP Baguio BSLC "Paradiso"

UPB Beta Sigma Ladies Corps stages its annual concert-dance party at the Lust Bar,

Nevada Square in Baguio City,July 6, '13.  Singers and the 2 Day Rush band perform.


UP Beta Sigmans' Golfing Holiday

at the Canadian Rockies

Gilbert Joven'66 details his golf adventure

with Julius Cada'69 plus Noli Nolasco'62, 

Rolly Balingit'69 and Fred Young'66 and

the wonderful fellowship; also SF sidetrip.


BBB AY2013-14 1st semester scholars

Ten Years of Big Brothers' Bounty

UPLB BBB provides scholarship to fesi

dent brods with PhP13000. Special grants

come from chapters & individual donors.

Dutch Aragones'78 recounts BBB history.


Levy del Rosario: In Pursuit of a Dream

The DVM-MD husband and wife team of

Levy'63 and Josephine del Rosario has

provided profitable employment in their farm

in Bataan and, as Willie Vergara'67 points

out, has sparked interest and discussion.


Atty. Jesselito Latoja

1957 - 2013


Dr. Archimedes Garbes'62 is selected

in Seattle's 2013 Top Doctors List

Angie Garbes'62 from the UP College of Medicine is the Director of Cytopathology at Incyte Pathologists, Inc. in Seattle, WA.


Carlo de Laza'10 wins 2nd in Shell Art

From the UP College of Fine Arts where he

is also the Student Council representative,

Carlo de Laza'10 wins 2nd place in the

2013 Shell Student National Art Competi- tion. His dad is Edlin de Laza'73, DVM.


Chef Sandy Daza'72, aka "The Man with the Wooden Spoon", opens new Rockwell

site and hosts tv food show. Also, a tribute

to Sandy's mom, culinary icon Nora Daza.


The Betan Superman

Raffy Hidalgo'86 is recently appointed as

COO of SteelAsia, the Philippines' largest steel producer. OBBF throws a "We Are Proud of Raffy" gig Aug 31 at The Mets.


UP Arboretum Project Moves On

Cris Michelena'73 & Butch Madarang'75

lead the fraternity's project and conduct an

ocular inspection with UP Chancellor, DA- DENR officials and community leaders on

Aug 9 surveying the arboretum premises.


UPLB Beta Sigma Celebrates 63rd Anvsy

GP Joshua Malana'08 hails the successful

week-long celebration: basketball tourney

Aug 10; motorcade Aug 13; Campus Day

Aug 16. Josh thanks the unending support

of the Betan alumni for the resident brods.

Atelier Luna: The Art of Boy Luna

Philemon "Boy" Luna'73, UP CAFA grad,

 heads the Visual Art and Drama Dept. of

Binus Int'l. School Simprug in Indonesia. 


A 6-day Trek to Baguio and Ilocandia

After the Magnificent 67 celebration, Rolly

Reyes'66 and Willie Vergara'67 embark on

a trip to Baguio City meeting UP Baguio

Betans; Ilocos Sur - San Esteban, Vigan, &

Sto. Domingo with V. Mayor Butch Tadena

'68;Tayug, Pangasinan with Vic Ramos'62.


Makati Chapter Hosts 3 Balikbayans

Renamed Engie de Gracia-Makati Chapter in

honor its founding president, Art Atega '68,

 Toti Que'63 and Willie Vergara'67 enjoy

 their hospitality at Metz Bar Aug 2.



Paradise on Earth

Rolly Reyes'66 and Willie Vergara'67 are

"conquered" guests at Vic Ramos'62 farm.

Imitating Four European Masters

Willie Vergara'67 with his 2nd replicas set: Vermeer, Matisse, Rembrandt and Picasso.


"Ode to the Lone Eagle"

Sluggo Rigor'60 bares "HN" batch stories and personal moments with Boy Morales.


Environmental Awareness - July 2013

In Fair Oaks Bluff and Cliffhanger, a small

park in a community-driven environmental

program in Sacramento, Willie Vergara'67

captures with his camera the wide variety

of birds living in this peaceful habitat.


Kodakan sa Northern California

At UP North's 30th Anniversary last May, in between the activities, Atenarai'71 records the photo romp of five brods who sneaked out and spent some time shooting sights in Sacramento, SF and Monterey Peninsula.


Meet the Aussie Betans

& Recent Memories

Rolly Zubiri'68, Alex Roseus'79 and Dan

Galapon'08 intro the Betans "Down Under".

Willie Nep on Channel NewsAsia 

(plus Betan snapshots of Brod Willie)


Scholarship: med student, Feg Alastra'06

Joel Paredes'73 spearheads the funds drive

to support 3rd year medical student Fergus

Alastra, UPD'06, and joins UERM brods in the project. UPBSF Central & International chapters/brods help and contribute as well.


Remembering Tony Lu, UPLB'60

An outstanding and much loved brod in Los

Baos who passed away on May 22, Tony is

remembered well on his NoCal visit in 2009.


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