UPAAS Oblation Talks: Personal Insights into Entrepreneurship

The UPAAS Professional Development talk, “Personal Insights into Entrepreneurship”, was held on 30 Jul 2015. The speakers were Ninalyn Cacananta and Jess Emerson Uy. The event sponsor was Philippine National Bank – Singapore. The event was attended by about 43 professionals, most of which were UPAAS members. Ninalyn Cacananta is a Philippines Certified Public Accountant [...]

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UPAAS Oblation Talks – Personal Insights into Entrepreneurship

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese proverb Learn about the first-hand experiences of our speakers in launching their company/consultancy. The speakers’ talking points include: business need identification, fund raising, competitive advantage, and misconceptions. Grab the opportunity to interact with the speakers and [...]

Bayanihan Walk 2015 EDM (20 Apr 2015)

We are inviting everyone to the inaugural “Bayanihan Walk 2015″, a 3.88 km fun walk at the Labrador Park area at 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, 31 May 2015. The event is organized by the Philippine Bayanihan Society Singapore (PBSS) with the support of the Philippine Embassy in Singapore and I am PGH of the Philippine General Hospital, to raise funds to support projects of PBSS. Different organizations will also take part in this walk.

The walk will commence and end at the Philippine Bayanihan Centre, Pasir Panjang, to be followed by a program featuring cultural presentations. A minimal pay of $25 will entitle participants to a goody bag plus an opportunity to take part in this inaugural charity walk. Your support will help us upgrade the facilities of the Bayanihan Center to make it more conducive for skills upgrading of our household helps workers.

See you there!

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The University of the Philippines Alumni Association (Singapore) invites you to join fellow alumni and friends for a night of “getting to know UPAAS” in a fun and relaxed setting.

21 May 2015, Thursday
7:30 – 9:30 pm
Harry’s @ Esplanade

Get to know the management committee and our calendar of activities for our members and the Filipino community at large.

There will be no boring presentations!

But there will be fun games and prizes!

Most of all, it will be a night for members and other UP alumni in Singapore to meet and re-connect with each other.  In the good “org” days, this is called the orientation :)

Light snacks will be served. Drinks and additional food orders at 15% discount.

Please RSVP here, or email membership@upaas.org if you have queries.

One Community Fiesta

One Community Fiesta 2014

The University of the Philippines Alumni Association Singapore (UPAAS) participated today in One Community Fiesta 2014, organized by People’s Association which aims to foster friendship among locals and immigrants. UPAAS was privileged to be invited to this nationwide event. UPAAS in return showcased the best of what the Philippines has to offer, from beautiful destinations, [...]


Invitation To AGM 2014

Dear UP Alumni in Singapore, You are cordially invited to the 11th Annual General Meeting of UPAAS to be held on Saturday 22nd March 2014 at 1pm in MDIS Dhoby Ghaut Campus. The particulars of the agenda will be posted on 18th March 2014 Should you have items for inclusion in the meeting agenda, kindly [...]

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“Pakiusap” (Plea) An exclusive one-night performance by Ms Adolovni Acosta

“Pakiusap” (Plea) An exclusive one-night performance by Ms Adolovni Acosta Date:   Monday, 27th January 2014 Time:   7:30PM (registration starts at 6:30PM) Place:  Play Den @ The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane Singapore 179429 Attire: Semi-Formal   Lovni, as she is fondly called, is a UP alumna herself and a graduate of the prestigious Juilliard School of Music in [...]