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Schedule of Earth Week 2019 Events

 

 

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April 10-24, 2019, Environmental Art Show Weinberg Memorial Library Heritage Room

April 11, 2019, Thursday,  6pm – 8pm  An Evening of Environmental Science  Loyola Science Center:

This event is open to the public.  Activities for all ages, including hands on painting, seedling planting, building tours, telescope demonstrations, live reptile introductions, and other environmentally interactive displays.  Opportunity for departments, classes, faculty, staff, and clubs to develop and offer an environmentally inspired interactive activity or demonstration.

Earth Day Essay Contest
Submission deadline - Submissions must be postmark by mail: April 2, 2019 or by email no later than April 5, 2019.
Winners announced: April 11, 2019  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 11, 2019 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

April 16, 2019, Tuesday, 11am - 1pm  Earth Day Fair.  The Loyola Science Center, 1st Floor Atrium.  Students display research and projects to the campus community.  Local sustainable businesses particpate in displaying and talking about their sustainable products and services.  Participation form-Businesses, Participation form-Students.