The Department of Environmental Science, in collaboration with the... Read more
ES Department in an innovative project: analysis of hazards during Spanish and American eras
The Department of Environmental Science, in collaboration with the Department of History, has embarked on a new and innovative project analyzing flooding, earthquakes and volcanic eruprtions in the Spanish and American eras. These two departments form one team of a consortium of international teams under the project "Hazards, Tipping Points, Adaptation and Collapse in the Indo-Pacific World", led by Murdoch University and supported by the Australian Research Council. The Ateneo contingent is also supported by the University Research Council.
Beyond the Four Walls of the Classroom
Courses in both the BS Environmental Science Program, Master’s in Environmental Management and M.S. Environmental Science all have field components as part of the syllabus in order to ensure that students not only have a better understanding environmental principles but they can also relate what they have learned to the current situation in the Philippines.
Learning from Professionals
As such, last May 17, 2016, students taking the Advanced Health and Safety Class, visited Baliwag Water District (BWD)to learn how local water utility authorities consider and apply environmental health and safety practices. The class was given a lecture by BWD on their operations in providing potable water and in treating sewage. The class also got a chance to see the facilities of BWD and to interact with the operators, engineers and administrators of BWD.
Dr. Severino Salmo, Chair and Assistant Professor of the Department of... Read more
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