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Trash Talk - "Bee informed about pollinators"
April 24, 7-8 p.m. Towers S. social room, Speaker, Ellen Sorenson and Drew Kaiser, UW-Eau Claire alumni
Ellen Sorenson help to start the bee keeping program on campus and Drew Kaiser has been working on a honey bee ordinance in the city of Eau Claire. We will make natural bees wax chap sticks at the end of the program.
Ex Nihilo Art Show (From Nothing Art Show)
April 22, 23, 24 Davies Center, Second Floor Fireside Lounge
Art students from professor Kate Casanova will display sculptures made from recycled materials gathered from the residence hall during Earth Week. The sculptures will be hung in Davies Center in the second floor lounge. Each year the sculptures reflect a sustainability theme. This year's creations will have an underwater theme. Pictured here is a bear from last year's art show that was created from brown paper bags and cardboard.
Give and Take Event - Move Out
May 9 to May 19
Housing students are invited during move out to give away items they don't need and take items they do. The Give and Take Event Tents will go up on May 9 and come down May 19. School supplies will be collected for the first time this year along with unopened toiletries, nonperishable food, clothing, furniture, carpets, appliances and cardboard. The school supplies, toiletries and food will be collected in boxes in the lobbies of each residence hall. All the other items can be brought out to the tents. Easter Seals will have three collection boxes where clothing can be deposited. We will also accept clothing under the tents. Housing students only should place items under the tents. Anything that is broken should be marked with a sticker that is available at the tent. Housing will make sure those items are recycled along with the cardboard.