Philippine Army honors UPV Library’s “Books for Peace Project”
The 82nd Infantry (Bantay Laya) Battalion, 3rd Infantry (Spearhead) Division of Philippine Army awarded the University Library of UP Visayas with a plaque of appreciation as a partner for the "Books for Peace Project." The plaque was given to the University Library, represented by its University Librarian, Ms. Analiza G. Linaugo, on September 3, 2016 during the 7th Founding Anniversary of the 82nd Infantry Battalion at its headquarters in Camp Monteclaro, Brgy. Igtuba, Miagao, Iloilo.
As part of the University Library’s extension and public service program, the Book for Peace Project was launched in 2010. The project aims to distribute books to the libraries of remote public schools in the First District Iloilo Province.