The University of the Philippines Engineering Radio Guild (UP ERG) will celebrate its 88th anniversary starting February 18, 2024 in commemoration of the fruits of the organization’s labors.

UP ERG presents this year’s theme, Luminesce, a testament to UP ERG’s magical and radiant years filled with camaraderie and service. Illuminated by the radiant drive of its members, the theme pertains to the collective light of the organization as it overcomes challenges while leaving a positive impact.

The celebration emphasizes its main goal of reaching out to the community through the Charity Project: Existenserum X. This initiative involves a blood drive event held in collaboration with Philippine Red Cross Quezon City Chapter. UP ERG invites everyone to join on March 1 at UP Melchor Hall to donate blood and make a difference in saving lives and set a positive example to the community.

The event kicks off with its opening night on February 18 to commence the weeklong celebration followed by a seminar entitled Radio Seminar: Silent Echoes on February 19 at UP Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute. AS UP ERG revisits its beginnings as an amateur radio club, the radio seminar aims to promote amateur radio discipline by tackling the basics and demonstrating the practice of amateur radio operation.

UP ERG’s 88th anniversary celebration will also showcase Exhibit: Blooming Legacy to be held on Feb 19-23. From the roots to the flourishing present, this showcase unfolds the rich tapestry of the organization’s legacy and evolution over 88 remarkable years. Let the colors, stories, and memories come together and be a testament to the collective journey of the organization.

The spotlight also features the members in the form of committee challenges fostering camaraderie and teamwork within the committees of the organization. Mx. ERG event will also be held on the same date, February 22, to crown this year’s pageant winner as contestants take center stage as they best each other in a battle of wits and talents.

Concluding the weeklong celebration, ERG Night: Reverie, held on February 24, a night featuring dazzling performances and entertainment. The night aims to establish meaningful connections while reminiscing the organization’s achievements and contributions and look forward to its future endeavors towards a brilliant future.

Join UP ERG in celebrating its 88th anniversary this coming February and participate in their blood drive event.

The University of the Philippines Engineering Radio Guild or UP ERG is an organization based in University of the Philippines - Diliman Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute. UP ERG has been a host to a number of academic and non-academic events in the long course of its history.

The organization has also previously held charity projects such as the continuing blood drive and donation drives for its previous anniversary celebrations in its quest and effort to give back to the community and serve the people. For more information about the anniversary events and how to participate in the blood donation drive or the anniversary events, interested individuals are encouraged to visit UP ERG's official social media pages on Facebook and X.