Earth Week+

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Earth Week+ 2017 Events

Throughout the month of April

Enjoy locally sourced, humanely raised, sustainable seafood and organic offerings at residence dining rooms.

BU Global Days of Service
All month, various sites – register to take part in community service for Global Days of Service today!

More events at Earth Week Boston

Monday, 4/10

Wholesome Roots
throughout the day at Fresh Food Company at Marciano Commons

Lecture: How your smart phone will allow America to cut its carbon emissions in half

6 p.m @ Questrom Room 212

Tuesday, 4/11

Wholesome Roots
throughout the day at Fresh Food Company at Warren Towers

Wednesday, 4/12

Wholesome Roots
throughout the day at Fresh Food Company at West Campus

Thursday, 4/13

Earth Day Festival at BUMC
11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. @ Talbot Green

Boston Marathon Pep Rally
Support Team BMC by purchasing a t-shirt in support of runners, and get FREE cheer sticks, hot dogs, chips, soda
12 p.m. while supplies last @ Talbot Green

ISE Sustainable Energy Seminar Series: Hurry or Wait: Pacing the rollout of renewable energy in the face of climate change
4:00 p.m. @ Questrom 508

Friday, 4/14

BU Energy Trek hosted by BU Energy Club
Join the BU Energy Club to visit energy companies and project sites around Boston
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Monday, 4/17

Patriots Day/Marathon Monday

Wholesome Roots
throughout the day at Fresh Food Company at Marciano Commons

Tuesday, 4/18

Wholesome Roots
throughout the day at Fresh Food Company at Warren Towers

Spiritual Planting with Marsh Chapel
3 – 6 p.m. @ Marsh Plaza

Wednesday, 4/19

Wholesome Roots
throughout the day at Fresh Food Company at West Campus

Thursday, 4/20

Earth Day Festival at CRC
11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. @ GSU Plaza

Chowda Throwdown @ Earth Day Festival
Vote for your fave dining hall!
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. @ GSU Plaza

West Campus Block Party
11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. @ Sidewalk between CGS/CFA

Local Beer Tasting
4-6 p.m. @BU Pub

An American Ascent: Diversity on Denali Screening hosted by: BU Outing Club and BU Arts Initiative
6 p.m. – 9 p.m. @ CAS 522

Friday, 4/21

Actionable Sustainability: Technology, Policy and the City
#BUCPUA Spring 2017 Symposium co-sponsored by Initiative on Cities
Lecture & workshop by Dr. Ramon Sanchez, Director of Sustainable Technologies & Health, Harvard Center for Health and Global Environment, working lunch, keynote lecture by Nigel Jacob, Co-Founder of the New Urban Mechanics Office, City of Boston, a panel discussion moderated by Dr. Madhu Dutta-Koehler, and a networking session.
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. @ 75 Bay State Road

Vegan Test Kitchen hosted by BU Earth House and Hillel House
12:00 p.m. @ Hillel House

BU Outing Club Rock Spot Night
Evening @ Rock Spot in South Boston

Saturday, 4/22

Earth Day

Sunday, 4/23

Earth Day-Themed Service
11:00 a.m. @ Marsh Chapel

Monday, 4/24

ISE Sustainable Energy Seminar Series: US State & Local Policies: Key Catalysts to Renewable Electricity’s Ascent
4:00 p.m. @ Questrom 508

BUOC Presents: Chelsea Rude
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. @ CAS 522

Tuesday, 4/25

The Age of Consequences film screening
5:00 p.m. @Kilachand Hall Common Room

Friday, 4/28

Goodwill Not Landfill Move-Out Program Kick-Off
through the end of the semester in all large residence halls

Walk/Ride Day 2017 Kick-Off
Check-in Your Commute!
7:30-9:30am
at the entrance to the Langsam parking garage on the corner of Ashford and Babcock Streets.

Join us for a commuter breakfast to kick off the 2017 Walk/Ride Day Challenge on Friday, 4/28 from 7:30-9:30am at the Langsam Garage! sustainability@BU and Parking & Transportation Services will be on hand helping you to check in your commute and provide valuable information on commuter choices at BU

People’s Climate March Bus Departure
9:30 p.m.

Saturday, 4/29

People’s Climate March
Washington, D.C.