The University of San
Agustin Law Alumni Association, Inc. (hereinafter
referred to as USALAAI for brevity) was
reorganized on August 24, 2002 through
the joint efforts of the College of Law
Judge Merlin Deloria, College of Law Alumni
Coordinator. A number of alumni from Manila,
Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan and Antique attended
the reorganizational meeting and election
of officers. The elected officers were
inducted to office by Judge Danilo Galvez
immediately after their election on August
24, 2002 at the Wilfrido J. Ladrido Memorial
Hall, Rada Bldg., University of San Agustin.
Among the activities undertaken by the
USALAAI under the dynamic leadership of
its President, Atty. George Que are the
- On November 26, 2002, the USALAAI
hosted a Fellowship Luncheon at the
Amigo Terrace Hotel to keep in touch
with the alumni of the College of Law.
The USALAAI was pleased to note that
a good number of alumni attended.
- USALAAI co-sponsored with the College
of Law the Testimonial Dinner in honor
of the new Augustinian Lawyers which
was held on March 28, 2003 at the Wilfrido
J. Ladrido Memorial Hall. Judge Merlin
Deloria, for and in behalf of Atty.
George Que, welcomed the new Augustinian
Lawyers to the association.
- Dry seals were distributed to the
New Augustinian Lawyers by the association.
- The Bonfire for the New Augustinian
Lawyers was also co-sponsored by the
association on August 1, 2003. The College
of Law is overwhelmed by the cooperation
shown by the association. Certainly,
it made its presence felt by the College
through the multifarious activities
that it co-sponsored with the College
- It has been very much involved in
the Search for the Outstanding Augustinians
of the Century.
- Cognizant of the arduous task of
tracking the alumni of the College of
Law, the association published a Directory
of Law Alumni. This directory is a product
of hard work and commitment to our Alma
Mater, the USA College of Law.
- In preparation for the Grand Centennial
Homecoming in July 2004, USALAAI hosted
a Pre-Centennial Homecoming on August
30, 2003 at the University Cafeteria.
Atty. Mae Laserna was the chairperson
of the said Pre-centennial Law Alumni
Homecoming. Free commemorative Pre-centennial
T-shirts were distributed to the alumni.
- To keep in touch with the Law alumni,
birthday, Christmas and easter cards
were sent to them.
- Car stickers were distributed to the
- USALAAI provided financial support
to the conduct of the Bar Operations
in Manila during the four (4) Sundays
of the 2003 Bar Examinations.
- In connection with the Centennial
Celebration, the USALAAI and the College
of Law held an Exhibit at the Robinsons
Place, Iloilo City in November 2003.