Earth Week

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Earth Week

Don't Miss These Earth Week Events:

(Scroll down to the calendar for event details)


  • "The Island President" screening and Climate Change and Globalization Lecture with Professor Seth Stein from the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Dr. Sarah Lovinger from the Department of Global Health, and Gordon Davis from Environmental Policy and Culture


  • Mount Trashmore: See how much waste NU generates!
  • Get Caught Green Pawed: Find Green Man, human tree, and plastic bag monster on campus, who will be giving out prizes to people taking public transportation, walking, biking, or using reusable items!
  • Civically Engaged Alumni Roundtables


  • Alternative Transit Fair: Learn how to get around Sustainably Featuring Zipcar, University Police, and I-Go
  • ELPC Climate Change Lecture with Howard Learner


  • NU Food Talks: What is "Sustainable" Meat? Discussion with Red Meat Market, Roti Mediterranean Grill Chef, and Niman Ranch
  • Tap Water Water Challenge
  • Wild Roots Garden Workday


  • Arbor Day: Mulching and Tree Planting near Deering Meadow


  • Wildcat Bike Ride through Northshore Channel Trail
  • Evanston Tree Keepers: Invasive Species Clearing and Tree Planting Demonstration
  • Evanston Indoor Farmers Market


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