Earth Week

April 15 - 22, 2019

Week Long Art Installations and Events

  • Campus Canvas 

Monday, 4/15

  • Plant giveaway by GEO in the College Union - All Day!  Sign up for Earth Week events and get a free plants!
  • GEO and IRC Reusable Cutlery


Tuesday, 4/16

  • Garden Fest!  Stop by the eGarden to hear live music, learn about compost and gardening, hear from Lieutenant Austin about his garlic growing, and much more!


Wednesday, 4/17 - GREAT Day
  • Check out the Sustainability Presentations located in the ISC or check out the bulletin for all sustainability research in the Bulletin

Thursday, 4/18

  • GEO's annual Dumpster Dive - Does sorting your waste really make a difference?  Join GEO as they take landfill waste from different buildings around campus and sort it into recyclable and compostable materials to reduce landfill waste.
  • GEO Essential Oils Workshop - Learn how to use essential oils to replace everyday household and self-care items.  Tickets will be sold for $10 to cover the cost of materials.

Friday, 4/19

  • GCAB Movie: the Lorax!

Saturday 4/20

  • Potting Plants Event
  • FORCES trip

Sunday, 4/21

  • Tree Planting and Clean Up in the Arboretum - Join Biology Professor and Chair of the Arboretum, Dr. Jenny Apple, to plant native tree species in the arboretum and learn about invasive species and help clean up the trails.

Monday, 4/22 - Earth Day!

  • Campus Clean Up - Open to all students, faculty, and staff - Work with the Grounds crew on a variety of projects to spruce up the campus!  All materials will be provided, just wear appropriate clothes you don't mind getting dirty.  Sign up on the google form TODAY!
  • Earth Week Keynote Speaker

Thursday, 4/25

  • Pollinators and the importance of pollinators in Geneseo