Three mass communication students and their adviser
are representing Silliman University in a workshop about
the Millenium Development Goals-F 1919 campaign:
Enhancing Access to and Provision of Water Services with the
Active Participation of the Poor on Sept. 4 in Manila.
The participants are Hannah Pa-a, Hyacinth Antonio,
and Florence Vi Santos, with their adviser Celia E. Acedo,
who will produce a short lm on the issue of water for
“I am very excited for the MDG workshop since
Silliman is the only university pre-selected to represent
the Visayas. This will be another learning experience for
me and my companions,” said senior student Pa-a.
The DVD productions of the participants will be
compiled and presented at the Southeast Asia Water Forum
to be held on Oct. 11 at the Asian Development Bank; there
will also be a public screening by Nov. 11.
“I am con dent they will be able to produce an excellent
video on the MDGs that will demonstrate a story about
bringing water to the waterless areas,” said Dr. Maria
Cecilia M. Genove, dean of the SU College of Mass
Communication. (Maureen Faith Duran, SU Masscom)