by Cedric Taguinod (Class 2021) and Regiel Mag-usara (Class 2020)
The Organizations’ Night and Street Party, entitled “Meet and Greet at the Street”, was held last August 4, 2017 at the PGH Court as one of the events part of the UPCM Freshmen Orientation Program (FOP) 2017 for the benefit of Class 2022.
This annual FOP event aims to acquaint the freshies with the organizations of the UP College of Medicine. The Orgs’ Night commenced with the performances of the different FOP teams of Class 2022, beginning with Ancients, followed by Royals, Pioneers, Visionaries, Wildlings, and Legions. Various talents in singing, dancing, and acting inspired by their team’s “time period” were showcased by the freshies. Medicine Student Council (MSC) Chair Anna Cruz, Jana Negre, and FOP Head Rafael Cancino served as the judges.
by Lorena Osorio, Class 2021
UP College of Medicine Class 2021’s Welcoming Ceremonies and Campus Tour for Class 2022, entitled “Big Bang”, was held last July 24, 2017. The events, the first in a slew of activities of the annual Freshman Orientation Program (FOP), aimed to foster bonding among members of Class 2022, as well as to introduce them to the college’s various student organizations and campus life.
by Iris Ditan, Class 2021; Joshua Cedric Taguinod, Class 2021
After two weeks of icebreaker activities to start off the academic year, Class 2020 held “Culminight: Disembark”, concluding Class 2021’s Freshmen Opening Program (FOP) at Aqua Sphere, Malate, Manila, last Friday, August 12, 2016. Despite heavy rains and suspension of classes, the pool party pushed through, hosting classes 2020 and 2021.
by Trisha RDD, Class 2020
The whole UPCM community has been abuzz for the past months in anticipation for the arrival of its newest members, UPCM 2021, Intarmed 2023, and MD-PhD 2024. Class 2020, together with the UPCM administration, the Medicine Student Council, and the different organizations, fraternities, and sororities of the college, started their preparations early this year for the many events of the “Take-off: Freshman Orientation Program 2016”.