SMU celebrates Earth Week April 16-20

SMU celebrates Earth Week April 16-20 with exhibits, speeches and activities ranging from recycling to nature hikes to alternative energy. Dallas Mayor Laura Miller and 2007 Dallas mayoral candidates will speak on environmental issues on Friday. The week culminates on Earth Day - Sunday, April 22 - with a hike on the historic Katy Trail.


Event: Outdoor Adventure Club information table and sign-up for Katy Trail guided hike on Sunday, April 22nd
Location: Flagpole
Time: pending

Tuesday: Global Warming, Alternative Energy Day

Event: Informational activities and Hybrid car display, prizes, food
Location: Flagpole
Time: 10:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.

Event: Chaplain Will Finnin on Environmental Ethics
Location: McCord Auditorium in Dallas Hall
Time: 2 p.m.

Wednesday: Recycling Day

Event: Informational displays, games, prizes
Location: Flagpole
Time: 11a.m.- 2 p.m.

Thursday: Pollution Day

Event: Informational displays, demos, prizes
Location: Flagpole
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Event: SMU Arborist, Tree Limb Jim, speech
Location: Hughes-Trigg Student Center Theater
Time: 2 p.m.

Friday: Global Issus Day

Event: FOOD, games, informational displays
Location: Hughes-Trigg Student Center Commons
Time: 11a.m. -2 p.m.

Event: Laura Miller (Dallas Mayor) and 2007 Mayoral Candidates Speak on Environmental Issues
Location: Smith Auditorium at the Meadows Museum
Time: 2:45 - 5 p.m.

The events and exhibits are sponsored by the SMU Students for a Better Society, the SMU Environmental Society and the Environment Committee of the Student Senate.

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