June 4, 2018 (Monday) – As the S.Y.2018-2019 started, Jose Rizal University held an opening event last June 4, 2018, at the JRU Main Quadrangle with a theme “Biyaheng JRU 2018”. Rizalians from different divisions and the university officials attended this year’s Frosh Day.
The program started with the Philippine National Anthem led by the JRU Chorale followed by the Doxology. Students were stunned when the JRU Pep Squad performed their OPM-inspired routine. Rizalians witnessed smooth and graceful performances from Teatro Rizal, representatives from the Senior High School Division and the College Division. Mr. Miguel M. Carpio, Vice President for Academic Affairs, heart-warmingly welcomed all the new Rizalians.
The University staff and the Rizalian Ambassadors also participated to highlighted them as they perform the Solidarity Dance. The program came to an end with John Kenneth C. Dael’s live performance of the Centennial Song “Isang Daang Taon na Tayo”, followed by Himno Rizal.
Simultaneously, free jeepney ride from Libertad to José Rizal University is given to the students during the day as part of the community extension program of the university.
With the centennial year starting, various activities are in store for all Rizalians; all lined up to give a memorable experience for every Rizalian.