RP Signs Paris Climate Agreement

On Earth Day Apr 22 in Paris, DENR Sec.

Ramon Paje'77 signs accord for climate

change mitigation to provide ecosystem

services and green growth in the future.

UP Beta Sigma Platinum 70

July 2016


UPLB - CFNR Alumni Assn. Awards

UP Forestry Betans get awards Apr 14-15:

Jose Cabanayan, Jr.'72 - Public Service;

Oscar Gulmatico'64 - Education Sector;

Neptali Zablaa'63 - Special Citation. Our

congrats for their outstanding expertise.


Kevin Kuan'13 reports on UPMin 6th TDS

Med. & Dental Mission serving residents

at Sitio Ladi-an w/Davao city govt. Feb 18.


Mindanao Cattle Research and

Development Project (MCRDP)

Dr. Cecilio Felix '52 DVM gives follow-up

on joint project to develop sustainable beef

production in RP using Miniature Hereford

US bull semen with native Philippine heifer.

Antonio Bautista Air Force Base

PAF base in Palawan is named in honor

of war hero Lt. Col. Antonio Bautista'54.

Kim Montaniel wins in Vanderbilt U

As reported by Olrac Malabanan'77, Kim

Montaniel'08 wins 2nd place in Vanderbilt

University 4th graduate thesis competition.

Enrique Tolentino

1947 - 2016

Rolando Aquino

1950 - 2016

Amando Enrico

1945 - 2015

More Betan Christmas Parties 2015

-- OBBF, UP North, UP SoCal -- 



UPBSF Central Christmas Party

Pres. Jojo Alejar'79 leads joyous party

with food, drinks & raffle prizes, Dec 14.

Climate Change Conference in Paris

DENR Sec. Ramon Paje'77 speaks at

conference - with world leaders, Dec 8.

Meet new UP SoCal GP - Roy Antonio

Aman Carolino'71, himself a former GP,

 introduces 2016-17 UP SoCal GP Roy

 Antonio'77 here with lovely wife Dinah.

Bantayog ng mga Bayani

Horacio "Boy" Morales'60 is added as

a new martyr in memorial wall, Nov 30.



Three UPLB Betans - Dakoy Gorrez'82,

Ivan Fojas'91 & Neil Hidalgo'92 - again

complete the Ironman Langkawi Malaysia:

3.8 km swim, 180 km bike and 42 km run.

Others are Ross Panggat'84, Banj Bandian

'89, Charlie Dalmacio'94, Philip Balagot'00.

International Drop-In Center

Sluggo Rigor'60 is the Executive Director

of Seattle non-profit org that helps seniors,

war vets and families improve quality of life.

Bienvenido Ustaris

1928 - 2015


Betan is top Maryland brewmaster

Ernesto "Togi" Igot'70, UP ChEng'g, gets

the Comptroller's Cup for his Peabody Hts.

Bohemian Lager at the 2015 Maryland Craft

Beer Competition besting 26 state brewers.

Valley Golf, Oct 23, 2015

"Through the Decades: 38 Years of

Excellence and Tradition"

Ying Palafox'87 on UPB anvsy, Oct 3, '15.

Ofelio Ongtangco

1947 - 2015

Ed Defensor UPLB'63, a multi-media artist,

has exhibited widely in RP, Asia and USA.


UPLB Grand Betan

Alumni Homecoming

Oct  5 - 11, 2015


(click to see Program of Activities)


Turkey: A Destination Worth Your While

In summer 2014, Willie & Tess Vergara'67

traveled in Turkey and Greece. In this first

part, Willie takes us to Istanbul highlights

(Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia) and sights in

 Cappadocia, Pamukkale, Ephesus, etc.

  GM, Windward Mall, HI: Cesar Topacio

Cesar "Yay" Topacio'77, Gen Mgr, brings

right retail mix & "wow" factor to Oahu mall.


Faculty Focus: Dr. Jose Lalas

Joe Lalas'69 is a Director at University of

 Redlands and co-author of education book.

Walter Navarro

1951 - 2015

Toronto Chapter 25th Anniversary

Roy Palacol'79 and Boyet Fernandez'69

describe the festivities on the induction of

GP Bogs Cabanatan in Toronto, Aug 17.


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