On 23 November 2019, the University of the Philippines Department of Military Science and Tactics (UP DMST), together with the UP Corps of Cadets and the UP Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) Symphonic Band, held the Presentation of Sponsors at the General Antonio Luna Parade Grounds. The annual ceremony, which introduced the new batch of Sponsors to their respective units and the UP community, also honored the outgoing batch of Sponsors for their services rendered to the UP ROTC and the University.
U.P. Corps of Sponsors
On 06 August 2019, the Department of Health (DOH) declared a national dengue epidemic in view of the 98% increase in number from last year’s reported cases. In response to the nationwide alert issued by the DOH, the UP Diliman Reserve Officers Training Corps (UP ROTC), represented by the UP Corps of Sponsors (CoS), the UP Corps of Cadets (CoC), and Cadet Alumni from the 1302nd QC 4th Ready Reserve Battalion, in conjunction with the Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary (PCGA) Medical Special Support Squadron, Philippine Coast Guard Civil Relations Service, and Undying Wishes of Pinoys Inc. took the initiative to respond to the call of service by conducting a Medical Civic Action Program (MEDCAP) last 11 August 2019 in selected Aeta communities in Sapangbato, Porac, Pampanga, near the foot of Mt. Pinatubo.
The University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) Corps of Sponsors (CoS) brought free medical, dental and other government services to some one hundred sixty (160) personnel and residents of the University and the nearby Barangays of Krus na Ligas, UP Campus, and San Vicente on […]