Junior Philippine Geographical Society - UP Diliman
The Junior Philippine Geographical Society (JPGS) is the autonomous organization of the Philippine Geographical Society (PGS) for undergraduate students of the country who have the yearning to learn and advance the discipline through their passionate actions. The JPGS-UPD is the first chapter of its kind, dedicated to Geography enthusiasts of the University of the Philippines in Diliman.
The Junior Philippine Geographical Society – UP Diliman (JPGS-UPD) is an organization dedicated to Geography enthusiasts of the University of the Philippines - Diliman. It is united in the desire to promote the distinct discipline of Geography amongst the Filipino youth, to reveal the importance of Geography in the society, to enhance geographical knowledge and to encourage students to specialize in any domain of Geography.
The JPGS-UPD is the youngest yet the most experienced geography organization in the University in upholding geography as a tool for understanding the issues and problems of the Philippine society through projects that inspire social awareness. On its 5th year, the JPGS-UPD has institutionalized programs such as high school visits (career orientation) and academic competitions that further the discipline of geography to the Filipino youth.
Executive Committee A.Y. 2012-2013
President: Geoffrey Jeff Tugade
Vice President for Internal Affairs and Membership Committee Head: Kathryn Claudyn Zarate
Vice President for External Affairs and Publicity Committee Head: Joshua Abaygar
Secretary General: Deah May Vergel
Finance Committee Head: Joshua John Lacson
Academic, Research, and Training Committee Head: Joan Grace Ortilla
Socio-Cultural Committee Head: Iszy Taj Ono Catangcatang
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