By Diannesa Golosinda
In line with the Buwan ng Wika celebration, as well as the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Quadricentennial year festivities, the Student Organization Coordinating Council (SOCC) organized the Pintig Tomasino 2010 competition last August 31 at the Medicine Auditorium.
Pintig Tomasino 2010 featured the four historical time periods surpassed by the university and our country during the Pre-colonial, Spanish, American and the Japanese occupation.
“The main goal of this event is to show love and appreciation for our own language and culture,” Jeneleen Lansangan, SOCC Secretary said.
Models from different colleges walked down the runway and showed off the fashion styles during various time periods, with most of the collection crafted by some of the famous designers in the local scene. UST College of Nursing students Lea Yosalina (IV-10) and Ennison Ducanes (IV-3) were also put on the limelight.
The Nursing Dance Troupe also stunned the audience as they performed traditional routines during the transition of the Philippines from an era to another, mixed with the modern moves