April 21, 2019

Upcoming Events

  • OYFA's Annual Video Music Awards (VMAs) - April 27th, 12PM - 3PM @ Newcomb Commonwealth Room


OYFA's annual VMA's are approaching! The event will take place Saturday, April 27 from 12-3pm at Newcomb's Commonwealth Room. In addition to having live performances and video showcases, we will also be raffling off gift certificates to Zinburger, Crozet, KFT & more! The funds earned will go towards supporting the OYFA Excellence Scholarship and UNICEF Philippines.

Sign up to perform LIVE here by April 24 & send video submissions to

ALSO: Fill out this form so we can garner interest for community's events next year.

xx leigh & alanna


Council Introductions



What's up! I'm Mara, a rising 2nd year in the Engineering school. I'm majoring in CS! I'll be studying abroad in Shanghai (Fudan University) this Fall. I love photography and coding. If you want to reach me, instagram ( or facebook messenger is the way to go tbh. I look forward to next year with all of you!!!!!

Hi, I’m Brandon, an upcoming 2nd year CS major in the E-School, with a potential Psychology minor! I come from Norfolk, VA where I lifeguard, compete in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, or work on my fantasy book series "The Caerestra Chronicles."  Along with that I also frequently watch anime (currently halfway done with One Piece) and always take emotional health first for both myself and my friends! If you ever wanna chat about writing, gaming, anime, life advice, or just anything really, msg me on FB or Instagram @TheWolfChamp



Hey guys! My name is Noah Narciso and I am a rising second year. I am intending on majoring in CS with a minor in Chemistry on the pre-med track. I will also be one of the 2019-2020 advocacy chairs! Next year I want to focus on educating the general members about Filipino and Filipino-American culture so stay tuned for some fun events!! Other than that I love food and music so hmu! :~) 

Hey OYFA! My name is Ben Hill and I’m a rising second year from Manassas, VA. I’m planning on majoring in Global Security and Justice with a minor in Religion. I'm so hyped to be one half of your 2019-2020 Advocacy team! #DADvocacy  



Henloyfa everyone! Lauren and Josh here, and we’re serving as your 2019-2020 OYFA culture chairs! We’re so excited to work with you all over the next year through Culturefest, Barrio, and our other upcoming events. A little bit about us: 

I’m Lauren and I’m a rising second-year majoring in Psychology and minoring in Health and Well-Being on a pre-medical track! I love going to the gym, singing and playing musical instruments, and tanning on the beach back home (757 gang hehe). Feel free to reach out to me if you ever need a workout buddy, wanna grab food, or just talk to someone! 

I’m Josh, a rising second-year from Virginia Beach! I plan on majoring in Computer Science (or will I? Stay tuned!) I’m excited to serve as your Culture chair this upcoming year & hope to spread awareness of the rich history of the Philippines with Lauren! If you’re ever bored or hungry, lmk and we can ~explore~ Charlottesville!

xoxo, Ate and Kuya Kultura


Public Relations

My name is Candace Miu; I'm a rising second-year majoring in Systems Engineering from Oakton, VA! I'm looking forward to creating and sharing fun graphics and merchandise with OYFA for 2019-2020! Tiffany and I will be working hard to create a unifying brand for OYFA's community.

Hi everyone! I'm Tiffany, one of your PR chairs for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year! I'm a rising second year from Richmond, VA and as of ~right now~ I’m Pre-Commerce. Candace and I are super excited to reveal some new banner and graphic designs for you guys, so be on the lookout for that!

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