The Cultural Affairs Department (CUL) is the “heart” of Ateneo Celadon, and it aims to promote awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the Chinese-Filipino culture to both members and non-members in a relevant, significant, and relatable manner.
Meet the CUL Department
Sheena Nicole Chua
Teacher’s Appreciation Week (TAW)
TAW celebrates Confucius’s birthday and shares Confucian values by giving tokens to Ateneo professors as symbols of gratitude. It is also an avenue for students to know more about their professors.
Dates/s: September 18-22, 2017
Mid-Autumn Festival (MAF)
A week of decorations that will make you say “much aesthetic”, leading up to a night filled with bonding and fun, MAF celebrates the value of family through the Chinese-Filipino tradition– dice game.
Date/s: September 6, 2017
Spring Film Festival (SFF)
SFF celebrates Spring Festival by inviting the public to enjoy free Chinese movies in EDSA Shangri-La. It promotes sharing and exposes the audience to the authentic Chinese culture.
Date/s: January 24, 2018
Chinese New Year Festival (CNY)
CNY Food Festival raises awareness of Chinese-Filipino cuisine to the Ateneo community, acting as a first taste to the deeper facets of the unique culture with two days of food sharing inside Ateneo.