Students of Inha and Soonchunhyang University Study Environmental Waste related Practicals at the Sudokwon Landfill Site
The Sudokwon Landfill Site Management Corporation announced on the 21st that it has been conducting a 2 month Fieldwork Practical Program from December 24th to February 22nd for university students.
For the said program, 10 students from Inha and Soonchunhyang University majoring in the departments of environmental engineering, Asia Pacific logistics, and computing learnt how to manage waste with water treatment, analyze tests, and even manage a golf course.
Since 2006, the Sudokwon Landfill Site has carried out 14 university programs, and trained 164 students.
Seungmin Lee (3rd Year Environmental Engineering student at Inha University) who studied test analysis remarked, “Because we were able to have on-site practicals and see the things we had studied in our text books in real-life, I learnt so much more about my field.”
Sangpyeong Kim, Planning Director of the Green Technology Research Center stated that the site would “continue its program and nurture as many young leaders of the future as possible”.