Bilingual Filipino-English Book Tour in Winnipeg and Toronto

The University of the Philippines Alumni Association Edmonton, through its founding president Mila Bongco, donated children's books to various schools and organizations in Winnipeg and Toronto. Mila, an award-winning Edmonton writer, respected artist, and community leader, completed a bilingual Filipino-English book tour in the two cities on September 26 - October 6, 2019. She met … Continue reading Bilingual Filipino-English Book Tour in Winnipeg and Toronto

Due to high demand: This is your second and last chance to order the UPAAE Award Commemorative T-Shirt, only $20 CAD!

Due to high demand - we are doing a second and last order of the UPAAE Award Commemorative T-Shirt!  WEAR IT PROUD, UPAAE! This is your last chance to order the UPAAE Commemorative T-Shirt!  ON SALE FOR ONLY $20.00 CAD! ORDER BY SUNDAY, September 29! Send us an email indicating your size and pay via e-transfer to upaa.edmonton@gmail.com. … Continue reading Due to high demand: This is your second and last chance to order the UPAAE Award Commemorative T-Shirt, only $20 CAD!

UPAAE AWARD GROUP PHOTO OP at the ALBERTA LEGISLATURE GROUNDS on Sept 22 Sunday!

YOU CAN'T MISS THIS!   UPAAE AWARD GROUP PHOTO SHOOT Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 2:30 PM SHARP Alberta Legislature Grounds (Meet-up at the main bldg steps) Pick-up your Commemorative Shirt on this date! If you did not order, that's fine! Just wear a WHITE top! Wear black or dark blue pants! In case of … Continue reading UPAAE AWARD GROUP PHOTO OP at the ALBERTA LEGISLATURE GROUNDS on Sept 22 Sunday!

Philippine Arts Council partners with UPAA Edmonton and other orgs for Alberta Culture Days: Kalinangan (September 28)

An Official Alberta Culture Days Celebration Host Site Kalinangan, in its many variance of use, is the Tagalog word for culture, way of life, or cultivation of learning. Kalinangan features a series of workshops that would provide first-hand experience on Philippine dance, music, language, martial arts, literature, crafts and cuisine. Activities: Workshop: Creating a Filipino … Continue reading Philippine Arts Council partners with UPAA Edmonton and other orgs for Alberta Culture Days: Kalinangan (September 28)

UPAA Edmonton is this year’s UPAA Distinguished Service Awardee for an Alumni Chapter

GREAT NEWS, UPAAE!   We are proud to announce that the UP Alumni Association has confirmed UPAA Edmonton as the recipient of the prestigious UPAA Distinguished Service Award for an Alumni Chapter for 2019.   The UPAA awards are conferred on alumni who have demonstrated in their chosen fields of endeavor exceptional achievements and outstanding contributions that bring about substantial benefits … Continue reading UPAA Edmonton is this year’s UPAA Distinguished Service Awardee for an Alumni Chapter