DOA spearheads Wildlife Week 2021

The Department of Advocacy (DOA) showcased online one of the Ateneo Biological Organization’s advocacies, particularly animal and plant welfare through Wildlife Week on June 7-11. Having the goal of raising awareness for animal and plant welfare, the core team featured infographics, games, and a donation drive.

This year’s LEAP concludes with a discernment talk for BOx’s future student leaders

Last May 10, 2021 via Zoom, the LEAP Apprenticeship Program came to a close with its last event, a discernment talk about student leadership. While the LEAP apprentices have spent the last year working hard, learning about the ins and outs of BOx, and training in project management, VP for Training and Development Larry Acuña emphasized the importance of discernment in the choice to become a student leader.

BOx discusses sustainability, promotes local initiatives in first OOTB webinar

Aiming to develop skills beyond the biological sciences, Out of the BOx is an annual workshop that tackles members’ other interests and hones abilities that can be utilized for the service of society. Focusing in sustainable cooking and fashion, Ateneo BOx tapped on The Sustainable Diner Project Manager, Melody Melo-Rijk, and Relevé Fashion founder and CEO, Raia Gomez to lead the discussion.

BYOPO 2021: Virtual hangout with pets

The highlight event in BYOPO was a Pet Competition that consisted of four different categories namely Most Meme-able Pet, Most Exotic Pet, Most AWW-dorable Pet, and Best in Dog Showcase. During a preliminary round, Facebook netizens were given the chance to select the top three Most Meme-able, Most Exotic, and Most AWW-dorable Pets that moved on to the live online event held via zoom last April 17.