2014 NAU Earth Week
Please send your updates on Earth Week events to the Office of Sustainability
Thursday, April 16th
Sustainability Awards Ceremony 2014 / 7 - 9 pm / Liberal Arts #120
Join Environmental Caucus in recognizing and celebrating the incredible efforts of students, faculty, staff and community members that have enhanced the culture of sustainability at Northern Arizona University.
3:30-3:45pm - Socializing while having free drinks and hors d'oeuvres offered to all the attendees.
3:45-5:00pm - The Awards Ceremony presented by the NAU President John Haeger
Hosted by: Environmental Caucus
Saturday, April 18th
City of Flagstaff's Earth Day / 9am–4pm / TBA
Join the City of Flagstaff for the 2014 Earth Day celebration.
The event this year will be a clean-up and after there will be feature live bands, local food, free workshops, a
re-use fashion show, car seat recycling, and electronic recycling drop off, in
addition to informational booths, vendors and exhibitors.
Hosted by: City of Flagstaff
2014 Green is the New Black Eco Fashion Show / 7 pm / DuBois Ballroom
Hosted by: Housing and Residence Life
Joe Romm – TBA
The Senior Fellow at Center for American Progress and founder of their climate blog, Climate Progress which is apart of the Think Progress website. In 2009 Rolling Stone magazine named him on their "100 People Who Are Changing America" and Time magazine named him one of the Heroes of the Environment.
Hosted by: Center for Ecosystem Science and Society
Thursday, April 23rd
Boiler Plant Tour / TBA / Central Plant (East of
Pop the hood of the NAU campus and explore the boilers,
chillers, and tunnels that keep campus heated and cooled.
Hosted by: Green NAU Energy Initiative and Facility Services
DIY Grow Your Own Groceries @ SSLUG / TBA / SSLUG Garden
(behind SBS and SBSW)
Join us in the SSLUG Garden for an open house featuring an informal gardening Q & A with the Campus Organic Gardener, tips on the ins and outs of composting with Roots Composting & the City of Flagstaff, and informational tabling by Real Food Challenge, SHAC (Student Health Advisory Committee), Velo-Composting, Total Liberation and folks involved with the AZ GMO labeling initiative.
Hosted by: Susan Nyoka, Students for Sustainable Living and
Urban Gardening, Roots Composting
Saturday, April 25th
Highway Clean-up / TBA
Join us in cleaning up a highway. More details will be provided as we move closer to the date
Hosted by: Center for International Education