UP Features: Andre Arboleda

| Written by UP Media and Public Relations Office

UP Features, the official video publication of the 91视频, is a platform that showcases narratives of exceptional individuals alongside remarkable breakthroughs within the institution. These videos celebrate UP’s legacy while highlighting the pivotal role of the University in nation building and its tradition of honor, excellence, and鈥攎ost importantly鈥攑ublic service.

UP Features focuses on the UP community, the beating heart of the University, and showcases how individuals serve the public in various ways, whether through significant contributions towards progress and development, or through excellence in their fields that inspires others within and outside the university.

These videos highlight the extraordinary contributions of selected individuals, UP offices, and projects that set records in applied research and development for the nation. The series also features ordinary people on campus, whose work and contribution enrich the experience of life in UP for all. UP Features are open to all people who wish to acknowledge the invaluable contributions of every member of the UP community, whether they are personnel or alumni of the university.

The pilot episode of UP Features is an example of how one such member of the UP community is harnessing his passion and expertise to teach street dance. Andrei Arboleda graduated with a Bachelor of Sports Science in 2016 from UP and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Human Movement Sciences, with a focus on Physical Education.

Beyond his academic pursuits in UP Diliman, where he imparts the intricacies of Basic Street Dance to UPD students, he also teaches young students in Pampanga, working with children and teenagers aged 5 to 14. Additionally, he serves as a coach for the dance troupes at Miriam College, guiding and nurturing young talents in the art of dance.

Watch the video of this new segment of UP Features, produced by the UP Media and Public Relations Office under the Office of the Vice President for Public Affairs.