Parents tell their son’s and daughters not to have a relationship while studying ‘coz it might be a distraction. But a couple from University of the Philippines – Baguio Campus proved them wrong. Love can also be an inspiration to strive harder for the future.
Today, students that are in a relationship had been dreaming of having a perfect relationship and most of them has relationship goal such as eating, watching, movies together, romantic dates and etc. But student nowadays skip classes just to be with their boyfriend or girlfriend.
But a couple that recently graduated from the University of the Philippines created a different degree for the relationship goals.
Harvey Aquino and Donalene Sevidal’s photo have been making rounds over the social media sites. What made it distinct is that the couple was wearing UP’s official graduation attire and a medal. They both graduated with a degree in management economics and communication plus they both have Latin honors.
They recently celebrated their 6th year as a couple. Aquino and Sevidal both went to Tayug National High School. They are both on the top students of their classes which made them graduate as a Valedictorian and Salutatorian.
The couple said that commitment, trust, understanding and love are the basic foundation that they have in their relationship that is why despite having busy schedules they still managed to work things out.
The achievers never felt that they were competing. They support each other at difficult times. They became each other’s inspiration to push further.
Now, the couple is aiming to give back to their fellow countrymen. Their next goal is to work hard and earn money to provide for their families.
This couple is an inspiration for others. They say that love can wreck studies but they have proven that it could be a good thing as well.