SITUATION REPORT - Monday, 14 January 2008

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POWER: Rizal Library’s 1,000 KVA transformer is now energized. Restoration work is being done.

Rizal Library’s new transformer seen from the covered walk towards the exit door of the library.

The MVP Leadership Center is now connected to the Rizal Library transformer. The 500 KVA transformer between the MVP Leadership Center and Rizal Library is being relocated to the Social Sciences building. Pictures above show the transformer being removed and the former site without the transformer.

SECURITY: Workers relocating the Smokers Pocket Garden to the bamboo grove in front of Alingal Hall dug up a World War II artillery projectile yesterday afternoon. This was reported to the PNP this morning. At 7:15 this morning, personnel of the Explosive & Ordnance Division (EOD) came and retrieved the projectile.

Misplaced/Lost, found and returned:

1. 1:45 p.m. Thursday, 10 Jan.: LS student MR. GLENN LOPEZ found a Nokia cell phone on the bench at the waiting shed at the North carpark. This was turned over to the guard and returned to another LS student.
2. 10:20 a.m., Thursday, 10 Jan.: MR. MARVIN BUSCAS waiter at Luyong Restaurant in the Loyola Heights Condominium found a Nokia cellular phone at the South diversion carpark. At 11:25 a.m., a High School parent claimed the cell phone he inadvertently left on the roof of his car.
3. 10:15 p.m., Friday, 11 Jan.: SG ERNESTO T GELLADULA found a Sony Ericsson cell phone at the Eliazo Residence Hall basement. The cell phone was claimed by the owner at 12:43 p.m., Monday, 14 January.
4. 10:45 a.m., Saturday, 12 Jan.: LS student JEREMY J. YOUNG found a black wallet with cash and driver’s license inside the PLDT-CTC 3rd floor male’s toilet. He turned over the wallet to roving guard SG DANILO M ARCUENO. At 1:05 p.m. of the same day the owner claimed the wallet.
5. 4:45 p.m., Wednesday, 9 Jan.: LS student MS. KORRINE BANAL found a Sony Ericsson cell phone at Quad 1 and endorsed it to the MVP Student Leadership Center .
6. 5:30 a.m. Friday, 11 Jan.: MR EDEN B. AROGANTE JSA grounds maintenance crew found a blue cooler at Football field 2.
7. 1:20 p.m. Friday, 11 Jan.: SG EDGAR O VALDINAR central carpark guard found a black wallet on the stairs of SEC B building.

TRAFFIC: Campus security reported that at 2:20 a.m. today, Monday, 14 January two southbound sedans appeared to be racing with each collided at the U-turn slot near Gate 3.5. Both vehicles were heavily damaged. There were no serious injuries to the drivers. One of the drivers is an Ateneo student. Both vehicles were towed and the drivers investigated at Camp Karingal .

Many drivers early in the morning forget that Katipunan is not designed nor intended for racing. Both vehicles were heavily damaged.

On campus, minor accidents continue to happen, resulting in minor damages. A sedan hit the rear of a van at 7:15 this morning at the southbound lane of Fr. Masterson Drive . The vehicles incurred minor damages but there were no injuries to the occupants of the vehicles.


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