The fifth day of Pangasinan State University’s 43rd Founding Anniversary Celebration was filled with excitement as employees and student representatives of each campus showcased their talents in singing, dancing, theatre, and visual arts during the Cultural Festival 2022.
Melquisedec Ison finished second in the on-the-spot painting competition, and his coach is Mr Lord Calumm Ocuaman. Contestants have four hours to complete their tasks. Mr Lord Calumm Ocuaman and Ms Maribeth Rabina placed third in the employee category at the Social Ball Room Dancing event. Swing and chacha were integrated into the routine.
Other participants from the campus were John Michael Sabiniano, Ann Catabay, Rosalino John Daniel Edades, Clarence Flores, and Princess Raniaga (pop dance student category); Armulfo Gutierrez, Maria Angelica Zacarias, Babylyn Balgua, Ricardo Salazar and Camille Alferez( pop dance employee category); Claire de Guzman (vocal solo student category); Denessa M. Racraquin ( vocal solo employee category); Aaron Jeremy Boniel (photography); and Jennie Mae Villanueva ( charcoal rendering).
Undeniably, the Cultural Festival is a venue for individuals to come together in celebration and delight, as well as to foster the development of cultural values and talent via friendly competition.