Duquesne University Celebrates Earth Day 2017 With Recycling, Planting Flowers and More

Duquesne University recognizes Earth Day 2017 with Waste is Wack, an event that will be part education, part celebration.

Participants are encouraged to bring used batteries to recycle; plant flowers in front of the Union; make trail mix or bath products; and enjoy music, recycled art, lawn games and raffle prizes.

Evergreen, Duquesne's environmental justice organization, and the Duquesne Program Council are co-sponsoring the event.

When: Friday, April 21, from noon to 6 p.m.

Where: Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Avenue, Pgh, PA 15282.

Information: This event is not open to the public, but the media are invited to attend.

Duquesne University

Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and horizon-expanding education. A campus of nearly 9,500 graduate and undergraduate students, Duquesne prepares students by having them work alongside faculty to discover and reach their goals. The University's academic programs, community service, and commitment to equity and opportunity in the Pittsburgh region have earned national acclaim. 

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