Earth Day UW-Green Bay

Earth Week 2021 Events

In addition to the Earth Week events listed below, the second installment of Prof. David Voelker’s interview for the Canonball Podcast, which will be posted here as Episode 28 on April 22, focused on Aldo Leopold’s Sand County Almanac.

Other Earth Week-related activities:

  • Earth Caretaker Award virtual ceremony, April 22, noon to 1 p.m.
    UW-Green Bay’s Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI) and Alumni Relations, in conjunction with the Cofrin Center for Biodiversity, cordially invite you to a reception honoring the 11th Earth Caretaker Award recipient, Linda Parker ’85. This reception will take place on Tuesday, April 22, 2021 from noon to 1:00 p.m. via a Microsoft Teams Live event.
  • Ecological Futures: A Conversation on Sustainability for Earth Week, April 22, noon to 1 p.m. Watch
  • Earth Day Campus Clean-up Sponsored by Round River Alliance, PEAC, and Clean Water Action Council, April 22, 2 to 4 p.m.
    Meet at University Union Circle and clean the entire campus and waterfront. Plastic gloves and bags provided.
  • Campus and Arboretum Clean Up as part of National Volunteer Week, April 22, 3 to 5 p.m. at Residence Life
    More Information on Volunteering
  • UREC Outdoors Earth Day Clean-up, April 22, 3 to 5 p.m. Paddle down the East River and clean up the area. Equipment provided. Reserve your spot and learn more on the “UREC at UWGB” app.
  • Phoenix Green Teaching Badge launch
  • Painting of Storm Drains and Man Hole Covers as part of National Volunteer Week, April 24, 1 to 3 p.m. at Residence Life
    More Information on Volunteering
  • “Nature Walk Wednesday” with Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges , April 28, 2021, 2 to 3 p.m
  • Peregrine Falcon Following
    Photo display in The Learning Center on the peregrines. There is four eggs in the nest box! Watch the Falcons in Real Time

Watch the sustainability page for more details.