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The campus community is invited to join the Earth Week Working Group planning meeting. Pictured, the 2013 Green Art Fair.

Feb. 28: Earth Week planning

University community invited to help plan Earth Week 2014


9:02 a.m., Feb. 27, 2014--The University of Delaware community is invited to join the Earth Week Working Group at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 28, in the Perkins Student Center West Lounge to learn more about the plans currently in the works for this year’s Earth Week celebration.

The planning committee invites University students, faculty and staff to propose and spearhead additional programs that celebrate sustainability in the spirit of Earth Day.

Events Stories

June 5: Blue Hen 5K

University of Delaware graduates planning to attend Alumni Weekend are encouraged to register for the annual Blue Hen 5K walk and run, which will be held Sunday morning, June 5.

June 6-9: Food and culture series

The 20th annual June Lecture Series at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UD in Wilmington will be held June 6-9. Titled 'June a la Carte,' this year's program focuses on great political documents, feminism, world politics and a Newark cuisine sampler.

Earth Week 2014 is scheduled around Earth Day, April 22. Activities and programs are planned by the University community and supported by funds from the UD Sustainability Fund.

The Sustainability Task Force is charged with fostering grassroots sustainability efforts across all areas of the University in support of the Path to Prominence.

Earth Week is one of many initiatives administered by the Sustainability Task Force, in addition to administering the UD Sustainability Fund, which is made possible by the generous support of the UD community.

To make a gift in support of the UD Sustainability Fund, visit the online giving form.

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