The Student Office of Sustainability is proud to bring Earth Week to life at UW-Eau Claire every year, and this year we've got a number of opportunities for you to get involved as well. Read more about each of our Earth Week activities below, fill out the necessary applications, and enter your projects to become eligible for great prizes!
Housings Annual Fashion Show is here April 18th. All garments will be made from recycled materials and made by teams of on-campus residents. Come down and see these amazing outfits made from ordinary items.
Water Bottle Hand Out
Come get a new water bottle that you can use for years to come. You can come find the SOS and get a free water bottle while learning about specific topics related to sustainability. On the 18th come and learn some general information about sustainability and about SOS. 19th There will be information on what and how to compost as well as information about the off campus composting program. 20th a special focus will be put on E-waste such as what is E-waste and where can you dispose of it on campus. The final day will be the 22nd where there will be lots of information on plastic reduction.
Science, Faith and Making Every Day Earth Day
What does my faith have to do with climate change? Can one person make a difference anyway? If you've thought about questions like these, please join us for a free program on April 18th at 7:00 p.m. in the Ecumenical Religious Center
Foodlums Cooking Show
Join Foodlums for this Earth Week event! We will be teaching you how to cook some simple recipes (breakfast, snack, and lunch/dinner) that are both delicious and healthy! Be sure to bring your appetites and some containers and utensils so you can taste test and take leftovers home. This event will be April 19th in the Towers basement.
Sustainability [AND] the Confluence Project
Come listen to Kim Way discuses some of the new green initiatives that the Confluence Project will be implementing in its design. This exciting event will take place on April 21st at 4:30pm in the Menomonie Room, Davies
There Will be two movies being shown this year. The first is Mysteries of the Driftless at 7pm in the Woodland Theater. The second is Merchants of Doubt at 6pm in the Woodland Theater.