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The ΑΦΩ Coat of Arms and its Changes

| March 1, 2016 | Comments

The Original Coat of Arms The original ΑΦΩ Coat of Arms was designed by Everett W. Probst. Probst had previously founded a new local fraternity at Lafayette College called Fraternity of Mound Builders, or Krescents, before Frank Reed Horton convinced Probst to abandon the Krescents and join him in founding ΑΦΩ in 1925. Reference: http://apo.org.ph/2016/01/30/the-%CE%B1%CF%86%CF%89-coat-of-arms-and-its-changes/ Read […]

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The Origin of the APO Phils. Left Handclasp

| March 1, 2016 | Comments

Background The APO Phils. Handclasp (left-hand, with interlocking pinky) is based from the Boy Scouts Handclasp devised by Robert Baden-Powell. However, the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), the parent Boy Scout organization of the Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP), had made several changes in the use of the handclasp over the years. Reference: http://apo.org.ph/2016/01/25/the-origin-of-the-apo-phils-left-handclasp/ Read […]

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APO Celebrates 90th

APO Celebrates 90th

| December 16, 2015 | Comments

Alpha Phi Omega (APO) celebrates its 90th International Founding Anniversary today, December 16, 2015, with this years theme “Unity and Solidarity In A Time For Greatness”.

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Highlights of Alpha Mu 2nd Grand Reunion 2015

Highlights of Alpha Mu 2nd Grand Reunion 2015

| July 23, 2015 | Comments

“Alpha Muans” from all over the world converge to where the chapter is – Home. Alpha Mu Chapter celebrated its 2nd Grand Reunion which kicked off with Gala Night at Casino Español de Cebu, Cebu City on May 19, 2015. With the APO 28th NBGA tailing behind, the Chapter took a breather after the whole […]

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Alpha Mu participates Brigada Eskwela

Alpha Mu participates Brigada Eskwela

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

Alpha Mu chapter of the Alpha Phi Omega Philippines participated in DepEd’s Brigada Eskwela (School Brigade) 2015. As part of the Chapter’s list of community services along with its 2nd Grand Reunion, some public schools and other learning establishments were some of the beneficiaries. Brigada Eskwela  (School Brigade) is a program of the Department of […]

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Grand Reunion 2015 Itinerary

Grand Reunion 2015 Itinerary

May 19, 2015 Tuesday GALA NIGHT Casino Español de Cebu – Barcelona Room Cebu City 5:00pm-5:30pm Registration 5:30pm-6:30pm Thanks Giving Mass 6:30pm-7:00pm Initiation Ritual Rites (Alumni) 7:00pm-11:00pm Opening Remarks AMuAAPresident Message fromBro. Joseph Catan Launching of Alpha Mu @ 50- Bro. Fred Mercado Dinner Fellowship Presentation Ballroom Dance Contest/ Alpha Mu TriviaClosing Remarks- Bro. Frank […]

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Alpha Mu joint project cited by Dep-Ed

Alpha Mu joint project cited by Dep-Ed

| April 26, 2015 | Comments

APO IGACOS AA (Apo Island Garden City of Samal Alumni Association) was organized in May 2006 with the main vision of extending assistance to all depressed elementary schools in the island thru its various community service projects. At present, APO IGACOS AA has fourteen (14) adopted elementary schools and twenty one (21) student scholars in […]

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APO gets award for beautification

APO gets award for beautification

| April 22, 2015 | Comments

(A re-write from an article penned by Ramon Jalipa lifted from Semper Fidelis – the Official Publication of the University of San Carlos, Cebu City, Philippines ) The Alpha Phi Omega fraternity and sorority (Alpha Mu Chapter) was awarded a Certificate of Appreciation by the city government last Friday July 24, at Plaza Rizal. In a […]

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APO frat formed

APO frat formed

| April 22, 2015 | Comments

(A re-write from an article lifted from Semper Fidelis – the Official Publication of the University of San Carlos, Cebu City, Philippines ) The Alpha Phi Omega, an international collegiate service fraternity, recently recognized by the University under the Filipinized name KAPISANANG LAGING HANDA, has just presented its maiden scouting activity Sunday,  Jan. 26. Some […]

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