Images of Christmas in the Philippines

      Maligayang Pasko at Masaganang

         Bagong Taon sa ating lahat!! 


           UP SoCal Christmas Party

The day-long celebration began with noon

memorial service for Mando Enrico'63 on

his first anvsy. officiated by Pastor Rod

Reyes'71; followed by party - food, drinks,

carols and fellowship to midnight Dec.10.

            UP North Christmas Party
The stellar affair held at Blue Rock Canyon
Dec.10 raffled Warriors game tickets.
      Presenting - Vikki F. Rivera, artist
Vikki, a self-taught artist, was a musician
and a digital designer. Her varied subjects
now include Phil. landscape and heritage.
Vikki is married to Rey Rivera'68.


New UPBSF BOT Jan. 2017 - Dec. 2018

Joel Paredes'73 heads new UPBSF BOT.

Congrats and thanks to Pres. Jojo Alejar

'79 and his officers for a brilliant 2-yr. term!


What Only A Betan Can Do

Dr. Frank Gorrez PhD UPLB'52, an 84-yr.

young agronomist, dedicates his expertise

at agricultural devt. pgm. in Lanao del Sur

in school of Muslim and Christian students.

UP Visayas, Pahampang 2016

Brods & Sisses host oratorical contest and

badminton tourney at cultural-sports event.


Betan Peacemakers in Peace Talks

Randy Malayao'89 writes about the GRP-

NDFP peace talks in Oslo with Facundo

Palafox'86 and Sis Concha Bocala. The

next round of talks will be in Jan. 2017. 

Rolly Reyes'66 shares his 4th Munich trip,

pics, stories and useful photoshooting tips. 

Jopet's Dragon Tiger K-fu Club 40th



UP SoCal 16th Grand Fraternity Ball


UPV (Miag-ao, Iloilo) Projects




UPBSI Fellowship and Induction


The GP / Residents Summit
       UP SoCal 10th Tito de Santos
      Community Outreach Program
GP Roy Antonio leads medical & dental
mission providing 500 children residing in
Barangay UP Campus with goody bags of
school supplies, lugaw and taho, Jul 14.



U.P. Beta Sigma is 70!!

Emmanuel Fajardo, Sr.

1937 - 2016

"Beta Sigma Fraternity Turns 70"

Victor Ramos'62 delivers the insightful,

highly praised keynote at our Platinum.

2016 UPBSI Most Outstanding Award

Amado "Lito" Tadena'61 - for his work in

RP health & political sector as town mayor

RGR's Platinum Countdown
        2016 UPAA Presidential Award
Willie Nepomuceno'69 from College of
Fine Arts - for his artistic skillls,
of truth and commentary in our society.


PRC 2016 Outstanding Professionals

Ruperto Somera'57 and Jonas Leones'87

are 2016 awardees as CPA and Forester.

Sensei Noli Nolasco, DVM is

 UPBS International (UPBSI) President


Into the Promised Land

Norman and Cherry Bituin'65 join Holy

Land Tour in Egypt, Jordan & Israel. Norm

explores solo in Greece & Turkey, Oct '15.


Petronio Grajo

1938 - 2016


Mechanization and Modernization

of DENR Forest Nurseries

Vicente Battad'68, Senior Grower in Van-

couver, is now full-time consultant to DENR

Sec. Ramon Paje's National Greening Pgm


Ernesto 'Togi' Igot,

From Tambayan to World-Class Betan

Dan Galoso'65 profiles a Betan chem engr

who has risen to be a top US brewmaster.


View the Beta Sigman Health Drills

BETANS ... Be Heard!

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