UP students invited to join 2 webinars on issues affecting mental health

| Written by Celeste Ann Castillo Llaneta

Troubled by love and relationship issues during the time of COVID-19? Stressed over the lack of learning resources online for remote learning on top of everything else?

The University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs is presenting two webinars on Monday, 22 February, on these two important issues affecting students’ mental and psychosocial health.


Photo from the UPD OVCSA Facebook page


The first webinar talks about “Hangga’t Andito Ka: Celebration of Love and Life”. It will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. The webinar features as resource speaker
Don Anagaran III, a UP Film Institute, College of Mass Communication student. He will discuss relationship issues, concerns and thriving amidst all the difficulties and trials in life. Despite all odds, there will always be a reason and purpose to celebrate life and to flourish in love.

Please register for this webinar here: bit.ly/OCGSELF3.


Photo from the UPD OVCSA Facebook page


The last installment of the webinar series on “Surviving LDR(L): Long Distance/Remote Learning”, dubbed “Akala Mo Lang Wala! Pero Meron! Meron! Meron!: Information and Digital Literacy”, will be held at 3:00 p.m. This webinar aims to offer helpful tips and hacks for students when it comes to searching for academic resources online to support their remote learning. Resource speakers are: Assistant Professor Yhna Therese Santos from the UPD School of Library and Information Studies; Assistant Professor Elenita Que from the UPD College of Education; and, and Bea Camille Cortez from the UPD College of Fine Arts.

Register for this webinar at bit.ly/SLDRLWeb4Reg.

For more information and more helpful webinars, visit the UPD OVCSA Facebook page.