Earth Week @ Cal 2013! April 21-28

Earth Week Flyer

This Earth Week join in the multitude of events that are going on throughout UC Berkeley’s campus. Join students from all across the campus celebrating and learning about the Earth we all live on. Events will include bands, movies, games and more!!

So far our schedule includes:

Sunday 4/21

7pm -9pm

Do the Math Documentary screening and live streamed panel with climate leaders
Location: 126 Barrows
Sponsored by: 350.org
Find more information here

Monday 4/22 EARTH DAY!!

All Day

Meatless Mondays all day long at the Berkeley Student Food Collective with Samples at Crossroads
Sponsored by: Berkeley Student Food Collective

11:30am – 1pm

Earth Day Rally to Support California Modernization and Economic Development Act
the ballot initiative is a complete vision for the next generation of Californians. Not only will CMED revitalize city and state parks and reduce CO2 emissions in California, it will provide funding for other important priorities, like reducing tuition for college students and creating green jobs.
Location: Upper Sproul
Find more information here

1:30 pm – 3pm

Performance by Trapdoor Social
Come and listen to this awesome sustainable band perform right on campus FOR FREE
Location: Upper Sproul

Tuesday 4/23

12pm – 1pm

Trash Audit by Berkeley Student Food Collective
Come by to learn more about food waste and what you can do to help the UC Berkeley campus become a no-waste campus by 2020!
Location: Upper Sproul

6pm – 8pm

EcoMovie: Thin Ice
In recent years, climate science has come under increasing attack, from both the media and the scientific community. Seeking to find the truth, geologist Simon Lamb took his camera to find out what was happening behind the data. For over three years he followed scientists from a wide range of disciplines at work in the Arctic, Antarctic, New Zealand, Europe and the USA.
Sponsored by: ASUC Sustainability Team
Location: 110 Barrows
Find more information here

A Guide to Sustainability at Cal- Here and Now, and in the Future!
Sponsored by: Residential Sustainability Program
Location: Unit 3 APR, 6-8 pm

6pm – 7pm

Natural Disaster Preparedness Course
Sponsored by: American Red Cross at Cal
Location: 263 Dwinelle
Find more information here

Wednesday 4/24

11:00am – 2:00pm

Make your own sandwich
Sponsored by: Berkeley Student Food Collective
Location: Berkeley Student Food Collective

6:00pm-8:00pm

Harnessing the power of digital tools for your campaign
In this interactive workshop, we’ll look at campaign strategy and lead into best practices for online organizing, including campaigns platform Causes.com. You’ll leave with a holistic social media and digital outreach strategy for your campaign.
Sponsored by: CSSC, SERC & Causes
Location: 251 Dwinelle

Thursday 4/25

12:00-3:00pm

Kombucha Pong
Do you have a good arm? Try it out with your friends at Kombucha Pong. It’s just like beer pong, minus the beer!
Sponsored by: Berkeley Student Food Collective
Location: Upper Sproul

8pm – 9pm

Natural Disaster Preparedness Course
Sponsored by: American Red Cross at Cal
Location: 263 Dwinelle
Find more information here

Friday 4/26

11am – 2pm

Environmental Club Showcase
This will be a showcase of the environmental clubs on campus to show off the strength and diversity of the university’s environmental organizations while giving students the opportunity to see all that they can join and what is being done on campus
Sponsored by: ASUC Sustainability Team
Location: Dwinelle Plaza
Sign your club up today:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ERtqYs-1EKONEzQzuE0j73wqPjNT-5SK4mO-QToACpE/viewform

3pm – 5:30 pm

Green Speed Networking Event
network with professionals from a variety of environmental fields in a structured, intimate speed networking style event to build relationships and gain insight for future internships or jobs
Sponsored by: SERC
Location: Sutardja Dai Hall Kuamme Atrium
RSVP: tinyurl.com/greenspeednetwork

6pm – 7pm

Natural Disaster Preparedness Course
Sponsored by: American Red Cross at Cal
Location: 126 Barrows
Find more information here. Register to attend: www.sustainabiliycoalition.org

Sunday 4/28

8:30am – 1:30 pm

UC Green Day
One day. SIx sites. Hundreds of volunteers. Meet at Dwinelle Plaza at 8:30 for an afternoon of environmental service and Bay Area beautification
Sponsored by: Cal Rotaract
Meet at: Dwinelle Plaza
register at: http://ucgreenday.eventbrite.com/

Check out the Facebook page!

Join the Event page!

Check out Carli Baker’s Daily Cal blog entry!

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