Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Climb High! RTUM Milestones

RTU Mountaineer's History

  • Inspired by AMASUM (AMSOC) Gean Carlo Gasim and the 3rd group of mountaineering in RTU.
  • Founded on December 15, 2002 by the support of the PUP Mountaineers for lending their constitution and by laws to be the fundamental principles as well as their Basic Mountaineering Course.
  • Ranger Marquez from Sandugo formerly known as Engkanto also showed support by lending his equipment.

  • August 13, 2003 - Revised the adapted constitution of PUP Mountaineers with 16 members.

  • Reached the summit of Mt. Apo, led by Menandro "Andy" Sausa and Dennis Cabrillas. A few months later, another expedition was led by Carlos " Caloy" Garcia Jr. together with other RTUM Alumni, Ysrael "Ysra" Satorre, Jay-r Sanvictores, Daniel Sta. Ana, Gean Carlos of AMSOC, and Ryan Paisan.

  • By the start of the Academic school year of 2013, the amendment of the constitution and the Basic Mountaineering Course (BMC) was initiated by Miguel "Migs" Roque and Felino "Jhun" Calderon III to cope up with the modern practices of mountaineering.
  • First organization to cross over the latter campus of the University to open its doors for the interested students and employees from RTU Pasig.

  • Peter De Guzman III an alumnus member of the organization reached the base camp of Mt. Everest.

Friday, June 6, 2014

Join RTU Mountaineers

RTU Mountaineers is now open for admission!

Do you want adventure in your college life?

Do you think you have what it takes to climb mountains and conquer yourself?

Are you the next RTU Mountaineer?

RTU Mountaineers of Rizal Technological University in Mandaluyong City is now open for all RTUians, RTistas, and Batang RizalTech who are currently employed or enrolled in any courses being offered by the institution either from Pasig or Boni Campus.

RTUM is a non-academic organization recognized by the institution for over 11 years straight. We promote environmental awareness and responsible mountaineering, and aside from those, RTUM build up individual growth, good leadership, and volunteerism to fellow students.

And now! RTUM is open for students and employees of RTU-Pasig Campus! which means more comrades to meet! and more hands to help our Mother Nature in preserving it in an enjoyable way.


EASY! Just follow these steps...

Step 1:

Like and Subscribe our Facebook page and Blog. (facebook.com/RTUMountaineers and RTUMountaineers.blogspot.com)

Step 2:

Get a copy of Application Form and fill-out with complete requirements and submit it at Student Centre - room 201 Old Building, RTU - Boni Campus, Mandaluyong City. Office hours are between 9:00am to 9:00pm Monday to Saturday.(Only those who are bonafide or registered RTU students and employees of both Boni and Pasig Campus are eligible to apply.)

Step 3:

Get a schedule to be interviewed.

Last step:

Attend our orientation to be posted soon.