The seminar was part of the leadership development programs slated by the student council. The whole day event had two environmental talks in the morning and garbage bin design contest in the afternoon.
Ms. Juliet Aparicio, a member of Tanggol Kalikasan and Lucena City’s Solid Waste Management Department, talked about solid waste management. Dr. Maria Lucila M. Baroro, vice president of Student Development and Wellness for External Linkages of Sacred Heart College, delivered the other environmental talk.
The event aimed to raise awareness about the significance of solid waste management, its effects on the environment, and the role citizens must play in order to improve environmental cleanliness and overall sanitation.
Among the specific topics were waste segregation, reusing and recycling.
College students, University faculties and employees participated in the SWM seminar.