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Earth Day 2015

Celebrate the 45th Annual Earth Day with a special event at Duquesne University! Please see the attached flyer and read on for details.

Download the Earth Day 2015 flyer.

Activities will begin at 12 noon in the Mellon Hall Lobby:

  • Learn more about the Ecology Club, Evergreen, and Pure Thirst
  • Enjoy light refreshments
  • Calculate your carbon footprint
  • Check out scientific posters about environmental research
  • Learn what the Catholic Church teaches about environmental stewardship
  • Enter a drawing to win one of three prizes!

The event will also include two screenings of "The Power of One Voice: A 50-Year Perspective on the Life of Rachel Carson."

Rachel Carson Event

4 and 7 p.m.
Laura Falk Lecture Hall (inside Mellon Hall)
Popcorn will be served!
FREE and open to the public

The 52-minute documentary will be followed by a brief panel discussion with the film's producer, Dr. Patricia DeMarco, who will be joined by Dr. John F. Stolz, Director of the Center for Environmental Research and Education; Dr. Brady Porter, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; and M.S. candidate Lauren Drumm, President of the Ecology Club.

To RSVP, please send an email to envscience@duq.edu

OR join the event on Facebook.

This event is organized by the Center for Environmental Research and Education with support from the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, the Division of Mission and Identity, the Department of Theology, and the Barnes & Noble Bookstore at Duquesne University.