The College of Forestry and Natural Resources (CFNR) welcomed the New Freshman for Academic Year 2019-2020 last 6 August 2019 through a convocation held at the Nicolas P. Lansigan Auditorium, Florencio Tamesis Hall, College of Forestry and Natural Resources , University of the Philippines Los Banos, College, Laguna. Right after the convocation, the students had their campus tour guided by the Makiling Center for Mountain Ecosystems’ staff together with some student volunteers.
The students were divided into two (2) major groups with around forty-five (45) students guided by seven (7) MCME staff and seven (7) student volunteers each group. The campus tour lasted for less than an hour.
The students went to the different Departments and Institutes inside the College namely: Department of Forest Products and Paper Science (DFPPS), Department of Forest Biological Sciences (DFBS), Department of Social Forestry and Forest Governance (DSFFG), Institute of Renewable and Natural Resources (IRNR), CFNR Library, the Makiling Botanic Gardens (MBG), Training Center for Tropical Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability (TREES), and the Makiling Center for Mountain Ecosystems (MCME). The campus tour aims to make the students be familiarized with the different buildings and facilities inside the Forestry Campus as well as to their classrooms.
Angela A. Limpiada
Photos credit to: Myranel S. Canceran