UP Visayas to celebrate 71st Anniversary of the UP Presence in Iloilo
The University of the Philippines Visayas will commemorate 71 years of UP Presence in Iloilo with a week-long celebration at its Miagao and Iloilo City campuses on February 19-23, 2018.
With the theme “Bridging Academic Excellence and Commitment for a Sustained Public Service,” the week-long event will highlight UP’s spirit of service to the larger community through its projects and programs. It will also feature lectures, foras, exhibits, performances, and film festivals, among others.
UP Visayas will also honor its outstanding personnel through the Chancellor’s Award as well as recognize the retirees and those that have served the university for 25 years. Honorific scholars will also be recognized during the event.
Students have organized games, donations drives for disaster-stricken communities, and mobilizations. The Community Day will feature a Costume Run where everyone are encouraged to express themselves through their garbs while completing a 2-kilometer run.
An “Evening with the Chancellor” will bring together the alumni and friends of UPV for a night of appreciation and commemoration.
Please check the UP Visayas official website @ https://www.upv.edu.ph for the complete list of the schedule of activities.