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Schedule of Earth Week 2017 Events


April 18, 2017, Tuesday,  11am – 1pm  Earth Day Fair  The DeNaples Center Patio (Rain  date: April 20, 2017  The DeNaples Center Patio).  Students display research and projects to the campus community.  Local sustainable businesses participate in displaying and talking about their sustainable products and services. 

April 20, 2017, Thursday,  6pm – 8pm  An Evening of Environmental Science  Loyola Science Center:
Earth Day Essay Contest
Submission deadline: April 10, 2017 postmark by mail: April 12, 2017 by email
Winners announced: April 20, 2017 at The Evening of Environmental Science
Area students in grades 7-12 can participate in an environmental essay contest at The University of Scranton as part of its Earth Day  program. Essay contest winners will be announced at a brief ceremony and reception for participants and their families and teachers at an Earth Day "Evening of Environmental Science" event on April 20, 2017 at 6 p.m. in the Loyola Science Center. Essay submissions will also be displayed at the event, which will include interactive science experiments and displays presented by University students and faculty. The essay contest is sponsored by The University of Scranton.  Click here for submission requirements and contest rules.