Upsilon Net Frequently Asked Questions
Upsilon Net is the growing community
of Upsilonians and Sigma Deltans with access to the Internet. The Upsilon
Net communicates via the Upsilon-List
available by subscription; and the Upsilon Web
Site with its Bulletin Board
and personal home pages .
About the Upsilon Net
Upsilon Net FAQ
Upsilon Web Site
Upsilon List FAQ
Upsilon Web Team
Back to the Upsilon Page
How did the Upsilon Net start?
In his own words
"Upsilon Online is ...not about history ...but about opportunity" -
Butch Bandong '73.
What are the activities in Upsilon Net ?
Brods and Sis share experiences, memories, information, technical knowhow,
and creative abilities in Upsilon Net. The Upsilon Net is an extension
of the fellowship that started way back when in Diliman and Los Banos.
Many brods and sis in Upsilon Net have never met face to face but the fellowship
is the same as if everyone had known each other for a long time.
What is the value of Upsilon Net ?
The tremendous speed of communications in Upsilon Net makes fast mobilizations
possible. The fellowship is kewl. Generation gap and geographical barriers
have been broken in Upsilon Net. Brods and sis gain expertise in this new
technology, which may enhance professional development and personal satisfaction.
See also the Upsilon List FAQ
What is the relationship of the Upsilon Net to the USPAA or USPNA ?
The Upsilon Net is not an official arm of either
the USPAA or the USPNA. There are no fees or charges for the Upsilon Net.
Brods are free to visit the website, participate or unsubscribe at anytime.
Its main goal are simple Fellowship and personal satisfaction.
The Upsilon Net thrives on supporting the many worthwhile causes that the Upsilon has taken on, and facilitating discussions on the toughest issues.
Policies and Procedures as published at the website and timely postings by
What is the cost to join Upsilon Net ?
There are no fees or charges for Upsilon Net.
If there are no fees or charges, who pays for the Upsilon Net ?
The Upsilon Net exists through volunteer hours and individual
contributions. For more information on where to send Upsilon Net contributions,
please contact Bobby Hocson
'77. See also the Upsilon Web Team and Sponsors .
What is the future for Upsilon Net ?
We hope to experience continuous growth in participation. Our main
objective is to serve the fraternity and sorority by becoming their Internet
communication facility. Other objectives include sharing ideas in the use
of this new technology, and fostering fellowship that will span generations
What is the Bulletin Board ?
Just like a regular bulletin board, messages and follow ups may be
posted in the Bulletin Board. It is intended for messages to and from Upsilon
Net and the "outside world". Brods and sis normally use the Upsilon-List
for internal communication.
What are personal home pages ?
This is where the creativity of of each brod/sis is harnessed by Upsilon
Net. Brothers are encouraged to create personal web pages to be linked
to the Upsilon Web Site. The personal pages may contain information about
individuals, their families, profession, or hobbies. Some personal pages
are also a means of "service to the Frat" by hosting projects like "Songs
of the Upsilon" and "Net Resource".