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Introduction to Second Edition

Foreword

The Upsilon Credo

The Tried and True Upsilonian,

An adaptation and annotation of the Upsilon Credo - by Rafael S. Francia ‘55

 

Chapter I  The Individual Upsilonian

·     The Right Stuff – by Alfie Kwong ‘67

·     Self-Evaluator and Action Prompter  adapted by Roberto Esguerra ‘60

·     Desiderata – by Max Ehrmann

·     Rudyard Kipling’s “IF” – annotated by Rodolfo O. Reyes ‘78

·     For More Meaningful Fellowships –by Rafael S. Francia ‘55

 

 

 

 

An adaptation and annotation of the Upsilon Credo

SPHERES OF ACTION

SOME APPLICATIONS

A. AS AN INDIVIDUAL UPSILONIAN

 

Proud to be an Upsilonian

Enjoy the honor of membership  but never bring dishonor to the fellowship

Sincere fellowship

Respect and care for each other

     Upright self-    respecting man

Practice good ethics and morality

Capable of growth and

Greater service to fellowmen

Undertake continuous personal development;

Conduct community development program

     With spirit of:

* self-negation for greater good

 Give a gift of yourself to others

 * oneness in victory or in defeat

Act with solidarity with brothers

* mutual aid and affection

Practice charity and love

  Inspires and humbles me

No member is greater than the Upsilon

  Revere the fine traditions of the    Upsilon Sigma Phi

Live the Credo and the traditions of the Upsilon Sigma Phi

B. IN THE UNIVERSITY  OF THE PHILIPPINES

 

     Abiding faith and loyalty to its ideals suffuse me with courage

Support and uphold the UP Charter

     Create a climate conducive to:

     * learning and

Be excellent students and loyal alumni

Raise quality of education

* progress

Improve campus facilities and services

C. IN THE REPUBLIC OF THE

     PHILIPPINES

 

     Abiding faith and loyalty to its ideals suffuse me with courage

Support and uphold the RP Constitution

     Create a climate conducive to:

     * economic stability and

Be responsible citizens. Promote

economic and social justice for all

     * political stability

Raise quality of leadership

Safeguard human and civil rights

D. IN THE WORLD

 

     Attain a dream of one world

Promote mutual understanding and

solidarity among all peoples

     With peace and freedom

      for all peoples

Respect the dignity of human person;

Work for integral development of man

     Give me hope and strength

Be optimistic: good triumphs over evil

E. EPILOGUE

 

     Prove myself         worthy of all these

     that the Upsilon Sigma Phi stands for

     and be a tried and true Upsilonian.

Live the Upsilon Credo

 

The Tried and True Upsilonian,

An adaptation and annotation of the Upsilon Credo - by Rafael S. Francia ‘55