The Oblation Plaza gets a makeover for the yuletide season with "Mulat" by Toym Imao. (Photo by Misael Bacani, UP MPRO)

UP Diliman (UPD) signalled the start of the Yuletide season with the annual Pag-iilaw or lighting ceremony on November 24. The UPD community gathered at the Oblation Plaza to witness the event, where it was also treated to performances by the UP Staff Chorale Society, the UP Rondalla and Marynor Madamesila, UP Dance Company and Sandwich.