Through her enthusiastic engagement in numerous initiatives at Concordia, Adriana Daca has served as a sustainability leader within her field and in campus initiatives.
As the Outreach volunteer for the student-led association Women in Engineering (WIE), Adriana has supported a shift towards greater support for women and gender parity in the STEM fields. Her work for WIE has included enrichment programs in elementary and high schools, where she engaged with students to encourage early interest in engineering. As a member of the Concordia Precious Plastics Project (CP3), Adriana has supported research, development and outreach efforts, including through co-authorship on an academic paper examining plastic reduction opportunities. Adriana has volunteered for numerous other sustainability initiatives through the student Sustainability Ambassadors Program, acting as a steadfast and welcome source of support for initiatives including the Concordia University Centre for Creative Reuse (CUCCR), Waste Not Want Not (WNWN), and the Sustainable Event Certification (SEC).
Adriana’s passion, dedication, and positive, thoughtful attitude not only significantly enhance the initiatives that she participates in, but also equip her to be an excellent leader and motivator to others.