In a harmonious crescendo of achievement, Rizal Technological University (RTU) Himig Rizalia has claimed a resounding triumph as the “Most Outstanding Cultural Choir” at the prestigious 2023 Philippine Finest Business Awards and Outstanding Achievers. The University President, Dr. Ma. Eugenia M. Yangco, and Dr. Rodolfo L. Ducut, Vice President for Finance and Administration (VPFA), represented the group and the university during the award ceremony held September 8 at the Hexagon Events Place, Quezon City.
The Philippine Finest Business Award is an honor bestowed upon outstanding organizations and individuals who have made significant contributions to the development of the various sectors of the country. This prestigious recognition platform, coupled with an innovative approach, ensures that the awardees receive unparalleled exposure across media channels.
Bagging the Most Outstanding Cultural Choir award is a testament to the remarkable talent and artistry exhibited by RTU Himig Rizalia, trained by Mr. Ranier Aguilar, and headed by the University Center for Culture, Arts, and Events (UCCAE) Director, Prof. Julian B. Santos. The notable accomplishment by the choir showcases their musical competence and highlights the power of music to preserve and promote culture.
This recognition reinforces RTU’s commitment to providing its students with a more comprehensive and well-rounded education that nurtures their talents and equips them with the skills necessary for success in various fields. Furthermore, Himig Rizalia’s success inspires other choral ensembles, proving that greater heights can be attained with perseverance, hard work, and a commitment to quality.