By Lorena Osorio (Class 2021) Photos by Markyn Kho (Class 2020) The UP MedChoir family pose post-concert. Garbed in white, blue, and gold, the UP Medicine Choir (UP MedChoir) filled the auditorium with their soulfulContinue reading
MVP (Meet our Varsity Players) is a series by UP Medics featuring the captains and leaders of our college’s dear varsity teams. Most people associate the word ‘varsity’ with sports teams, but by definition it is not limited to just sports. The word ‘varsity’ is defined as “the principal team representing a high school or college in a sport or other competition” in the Oxford English Dictionary. In that sense, it includes teams that represent a high school or college (or university, at that) in non-sports events, such as debates and choral or dance competitions.
To break the incomplete interpretation of the word ‘varsity’ that is predominant in our collective subconscious, we begin this MVP series by featuring the President and Choirmaster of none other than our beloved UP MedChoir. Let’s get to know our varsity teams!
By Iris Ditan (Class 2021) After a year of planning and preparation, UP Medicine Choir (UP MedChoir) bagged 4 gold medals and successfully ended their tour at the recently concluded 7th Bali International Choir FestivalContinue reading