On 19 August 2023, 6:00 PM, the UPAA held the Awarding Ceremonies of the 2023 UPAA Alumni Awardees at Ang Bahay ng Alumni, UP Diliman, Quezon City.
The UPAA Awardees are outstanding individuals recognized for their leadership, achievements, service, and contributions to create positive change in the country and in the world. This year’s awards for Most Distinguished Alumna/Alumnus are given to Maria Leonor Gerona-Robredo (AB’86) and Arsenio M. Balisacan (MS’82).
The UPAA grants the Distinguished Alumni Awards to individuals with outstanding achievements in their fields of endeavour. This year’s awardees include UPCFA Alumnus Roberto A. Alejandro in Art as Advocacy. The UPCFA family congratulates “Kuya Robert” for being the inspiring artist and designer that he is, employing his talent to serve his fellow Filipinos.
Read more about the UPAA Alumni Awardees 2023.
About the UPAA Alumni Awards:
The annual UPAA Alumni Awards is an independent award program that gives recognition to UP graduates with exceptional achievements in their fields, careers, or vocations. The works of these outstanding alumni bring substantial benefit to society and give distinction to the University. The UPAA recognizes the achievements and contributions of individuals and organizations whose efforts impact the community at the local, national, or international level.
*Images courtesy of the artist through Kuya Robert’s Healing Journey Facebook account.