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    ESF Soundwalks: Exploring Local Soundscapes

    Join Jordan this Earth Week in celebration of International Noise Awareness Day on April 27th. Participate in a guided soundwalk as a way of reconnecting with your sonic environment. Soundwalks will be held multiple times each day. SUNY-ESF Main Quad

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dyeing and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron-on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    Earth Week Kick-Off BBQ
    12:00 pm - 2:30 pm.

    Come kick-off Earth Week with some delicious, free food! There will be beef burgers, turkey burgers, and veggie burgers. ESF Quad

    Terrarium and Tea Time
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Come make your own terrarium and sip on some tea while you do! 100 % free but please Lug your Mug! Nifkin Lounge

    Sustainable Sticker Party
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Come help the Green Campus Initiative to put color coded stickers on the to-go items in Trailhead. Each color will designate whether an item should be composted, recycled or thrown away. You can keep the extra stickers for your stickering pleasure! Gateway Student Tabling Area

    Earth Week Mushroom Talk
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm.

    Patty Kaishian (Weir graduate student) and Danny Newman will give a presentation on Bolivian fungi! There will be plenty of really great pictures. This is a Central New York Mycological Society talk. Illick Hall Room 5

    Movie on the Quad
    8:30 pm - 11:00 pm.

    Come enjoy popcorn, cotton candy, and a movie on the quad! The movie is called "Life and Debt" and is about how different cultural groups have interacted with the environment over the years. ESF Quad

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dye and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    InReach at Outreach: Windmill Building Event Open House
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm.

    InReach with Outreach: Windmill Building Event Open House as part of ESF Earth Week. Build a paper windmill with supplies provided and run it on the logger. Prize for biggest power producer. Free. 237 Gateway Center

    Woodsmen Demo
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

    Come to the quad to watch our proudest Woodsmen Team show us what they can do! ESF Quad

    SU Habitat Spring Wing Festival
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    It's that time of year again! Come support Habitat for Humanity at our 3rd annual Spring Wing Festival. Gannon's will have an ice cream cart at the event, and Wings Over will be selling all flavors of wings for $5 a box. There will be a wing eating competition with gift cards of up to $100 for winners. If you sign up before the day of the event it's $10 entry! Day of prices will be $15! To sign up email suesfh4h@gmail.com Venmo, Quick pay and card reader accepted. Walnut Park

    Spotlight Symposium on Student Research & Outreach
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

    ESF's annual Spotlight Symposium is a dynamic forum where graduate and undergraduate students share the results of their research and community service projects. The Spotlight is a student poster session highlighting scholarly efforts. Refreshments will be served. Proposals will be accepted until Tuesday, April 12. Gateway Center

    Artists Reception
    12:01 pm - 1:30 pm.

    Opening reception for AIC Artists in Residence Mariana Trofimova and Casey Landerkin. 110 Moon Library

    Environmental Address by Onondaga Nation Clan Mother
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

    Come and listen to Onondaga Nation Clan Mother Freida Jacques give an environmental address and discussion! 321 Bray Hall

    Earth Week Trivia Night
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

    Join us in Nifkin Lounge for the chance to test your trivia skills, eat some free food, win some prizes, and have loads of fun! Nifkin Lounge

    Documentary Viewing of "Revolution"
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

    "Revolution" is an award winning documentary directed by Rob Stewart that examines looming environmental collapse and what people, especially young people, are doing to avert it. The New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) student chapter will be hosting a viewing of "Revolution" for Earth Week. There will be snacks! Marshall Auditorium

    Morning Munch
    8:00 am - 10:00 am.

    Free Panera bagels with juice and assorted pastries before class! Nifkin Lounge

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dye and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    Farmer's Market
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm.

    Come buy fresh produce from local farms as well as other local products from your fellow ESF students and clubs. ESF Quad (Nifkin Rain Location)

    Peace Corps Tabling Session
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.

    Stop and talk to Amber Greening from the Peace Corps to find out about all the opportunities that are available. She'll be tabling in The Gateway Center from 11am-3pm. Gateway Center - Tabling Area

    AIC Art Exhibit
    12:01 pm - 2:00 pm.

    Art exhibit of the work of AIC Artists in Residence Mariana Trofimova and Casey Landerkin. 110 Moon Library

    Vegan Luncheon
    12:45 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Learn why your fellow peers chose veganism, get some cool vegan recipes, and eat some delicious vegan food. 432 Baker

    Earth Week Waste Audit
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Come help evaluate the waste system of Marshal Hall! Stop by to see how effective our recycling system is! Quad

    Club Fair
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

    See what our clubs have been up to this year as well as their plans for next year! There will also be a professional henna artist with her own table! ESF Quad (Rain Location Nifkin)

    Food and Sustainability Symposium
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.

    Professors from various universities discuss their work regarding the important issue of food and sustainability. Speakers include Jane Mt. Pleasant (Cornell University), Paul Waldau (Canisius College), Stewart Diemont (SUNY-ESF), and Matthew Potteiger (SUNY-ESF). Refreshments will be provided from Appethaizing and Taste of India. SU organizations (Brainfeeders, Students for Sustainability, and NYPIRG) will also participate. Gateway Center Event Space

    Take our Kids to Work Day

    Career exploration for 8-11 year olds whose adults work or study at ESF. Various labs and classrooms across campus

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dye and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    Triumvirate Environmental Tablling Session
    10:00 am - 2:30 pm.

    Stop and talk to a representative from Triumvirate Environmental to talk about the opportunities that are availablein the Gateway Tabling Area on April 21st from 10am-2:30pm. The Gateway Tabling Area

    Blue Bin 101: Recycling Workshop with OCRRA
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm.

    Come hear OCRRA Recycling Specialist, Theresa Mandery, "talk trash." Discussion of recycling practices in Onondaga County with Q&A to follow. 19 Moon

    Art Symposium
    12:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

    Silent art action to benefit Page Wildlife - Animal Rehabilitation Center in Manlius, NY Gateway Event Center Rooms A and B

    Talons-Birds of Prey Experience
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Join Lorrie Schumacher a master falconer in an amazing and interactive bird of prey experience. She will be bringing various birds along with her including a hawk and an owl! Nifkin Lounge

    AIC Art Exhibit
    12:01 pm - 1:30 pm.

    Art exhibit of AIC Artists in Residence Mariana Trofimova and Casey Landerkin. 110 Moon Library

    Clothing Repurposing Workshop
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Come and explore your crafty side by learning how to turn old denim fabric and clothing into jewelry! All supplies are provided and you get to go home with a necklace a bracelet or whatever piece of jewelry you wish to make! 16 Illick

    Capstone Talk: Xiaoliang Yang, "A Global Partnership Approach to Clean Energy Technology Innovation"
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Capstone seminar, Xiaoliang Yang, "A Global Partnership Approach to Clean Energy Technology Innovation: Cooperation between China and the United States on Carbon Capture and Storage," Ph.D. in Environmental Science (Environmental and Natural Resources Policy) program Marshall 213

    Going Going Gone- Endangered Species Presentation
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

    Speakers from the Rosamond Gifford Zoo will talk to us about Endangered Species, and will be bringing surprise guests (yes that means live animals)! 315 Bray Hall

    ESF Talks
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

    Presentation series hosted by SCB-CNY. Gateway Event Center

    DLA Film Series "Women in the Dirt"
    5:45 pm.

    327 Marshall Hall

    Quadstock
    7:00 pm - 11:30 pm.

    SUNY ESF's AXS Honor Society hosts their annual Quadstock! Come listen to a few awesome live bands and musicians, and enjoy some free food while you are at it! It's always a great time with great people and a great atmosphere. ESF Quad

    Walk-a-thon
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

    ESF Earth Week is returning to its roots with this original event. We will be hosting 80 9th grade students from Nottingham, a local school. They will engage with multiple clubs and professors, and we will give them an introduction to our university. Make sure to say hello and make them feel welcome! various locations around campus

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dye and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    Entrepreneurship Alumni Symposium
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Come speak with some ESF Alumni who have become very successful entrepreneurs! Alumni with a range of businesses will be here to discuss what they do, how they got where they are, and to answer any questions you may have. Free food! Nifkin Lounge

    Debie Blair: GMO and Your Food
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Listen to Debie Blair talk about how GMOs are affecting the food we eat. Blair is currently a Food Scientist for North America Product Development for Mondelez Global and also serves as an Adjunct Professor of Food Science and Nutrition at Montclair State University. 146 Baker

    Beast Feast
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm.

    TWS is having its annual fundraiser event, Beast Feast, on Friday the 22nd from 5 - 8 p.m. Beast Feast is a fun game meat potluck where we will be raffling off great items, holding silent auctions, testing your wildlife knowledge in a fun game of quiz bowl, and of course, there will be a feast until the food runs out. Dishes will be voted on for the best dish competition. The event will be held in Nifkin Lounge with live music. Make sure to RSVP now and you will be able to pay a discounted price of $5. If you RSVP after 4/15, the entry fee will be $10. Donate either a dish or game meat for free entry. Spread the word to friends and family members. All are welcome! Nifkin Lounge

    Onondaga Lake: An Important Stop for Birds on an Impressive Journey Photo Exhibit
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

    ESF will proudly host the Onondaga Lake Conservation Corps (OLCC) photo exhibit, Onondaga Lake: An Important Stop for Birds on an Impressive Journey. This exhibit represents OLCC's partnership with Audubon New York and Honeywell. Photographs showcase stunning images of migratory birds and waterfowl along the Onondaga Lake shoreline. Onondaga Lake is a priority Audubon Important Bird Area and a vital stop for migratory birds along the Atlantic Flyway. Friends and colleagues from our Central New York community, along with ESF students, faculty and staff are invited to join us for light refreshments, to view the photos, and to meet some of the photographers responsible for this magnificent work. Gateway Event Space C

    Moonlighting Spring 2016: Ethics and Earth Day
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

    Joining ESF President, Dr. Quentin Wheeler, for this special Earth Day event will be Sanjit "Bunker" Roy, Indian social activist and educator who founded the Barefoot College and was named one of Time 100's 100 most influential personalities in 2010 for his work in educating illiterate and semi-literate rural Indians, Meagan Fallone, CEO of Barefoot College International, and Dr. Samuel Gorovitz, Professor of Philosophy and former Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, Syracuse University. Dr. Gorovitz is a leader in the development of the field of medical ethics. Gateway Conference Rooms A and B

    Final ESF Insomniacs: Laser Tag!
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am.

    Nifkin Lounge is going to be turned into a Laser-Tag Course! Come on down to Nifkin Lounge at 10pm to sign up as groups or individuals to participate! There will be free pizza and a movie playing in Marshall Auditorium. See yeah there! Nifkin Lounge, Marshall Hall

    Spring Campus Day of Service
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

    Transportation Provided Spots will fill up fast, sign up below! -Brady Faith Sustainable Farm Community -Pioneer Homes Community Garden -Comfort Tyler Park -Morningside Nature Trail -A Tiny Home for Good Bike Shelter Construction -Dr. King Elementary Educational Garden -Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery Meet in Nifkin Lounge

    Explore Our Energy Future
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.

    Climate Change Awareness & Action has organized a self-guided tour of over 20 sites in Onondaga County where you can see geothermal, solar, and wind energy in action in homes, farms, commercial buildings, schools and municipal settings as well as alternative fuel transportation sites and innovative efficiency technologies. Learn how they work in our environment, find out why owners installed them, explore costs and benefits, and ask your questions. Various Locations around Syracuse

    Spring Banquet, An Evening in the Garden
    6:00 pm - 11:59 pm.

    The Banquet is a formal celebration of our graduating seniors, an evening dedicated to awarding deserving students and acknowledging to our class's achievements!Cocktail hour will begin at 6 pm and President Wheeler will commence the ceremony with opening remarks at 7pm. Tickets will available for sale at a cost of $30 all of next week in the Gateway Center commons. The deadline to purchase is on Friday, April 15th. We will have a plated meal to select from Vegetarian Lasagna, New England Chicken, or Baked Sole Dijonnaise (or other dietary needs per request). Looking forward to having you there! Drumlins Country Club,800 Nottingham Rd, Syracuse, NY 13224

    EarthFest!
    12:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

    EARTHFEST is a free, community-wide, sustainability-themed music and art festival celebrating Earth Day, featuring art installations, local food and craft vendors, community and student organizations, prominent speakers, and live bands in the Thornden Park Amphitheater on Sunday, April 24, 2016 from 12-6 p.m. with pre-event yoga at 11:30 AM. Thornden Park Amphitheater

    ECO Reps clothes swap
    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

    Have old clothes? Want something new? Come trade at the clothes swap? Your ticket in? At least one item to trade! First floor lobby of Centennial Hall

Monday, April 18

    ESF Soundwalks: Exploring Local Soundscapes

    Join Jordan this Earth Week in celebration of International Noise Awareness Day on April 27th. Participate in a guided soundwalk as a way of reconnecting with your sonic environment. Soundwalks will be held multiple times each day. SUNY-ESF Main Quad

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dyeing and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron-on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    Earth Week Kick-Off BBQ
    12:00 pm - 2:30 pm.

    Come kick-off Earth Week with some delicious, free food! There will be beef burgers, turkey burgers, and veggie burgers. ESF Quad

    Terrarium and Tea Time
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Come make your own terrarium and sip on some tea while you do! 100 % free but please Lug your Mug! Nifkin Lounge

    Sustainable Sticker Party
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Come help the Green Campus Initiative to put color coded stickers on the to-go items in Trailhead. Each color will designate whether an item should be composted, recycled or thrown away. You can keep the extra stickers for your stickering pleasure! Gateway Student Tabling Area

    Earth Week Mushroom Talk
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm.

    Patty Kaishian (Weir graduate student) and Danny Newman will give a presentation on Bolivian fungi! There will be plenty of really great pictures. This is a Central New York Mycological Society talk. Illick Hall Room 5

    Movie on the Quad
    8:30 pm - 11:00 pm.

    Come enjoy popcorn, cotton candy, and a movie on the quad! The movie is called "Life and Debt" and is about how different cultural groups have interacted with the environment over the years. ESF Quad

Tuesday, April 19

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dye and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    InReach at Outreach: Windmill Building Event Open House
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm.

    InReach with Outreach: Windmill Building Event Open House as part of ESF Earth Week. Build a paper windmill with supplies provided and run it on the logger. Prize for biggest power producer. Free. 237 Gateway Center

    Woodsmen Demo
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

    Come to the quad to watch our proudest Woodsmen Team show us what they can do! ESF Quad

    SU Habitat Spring Wing Festival
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    It's that time of year again! Come support Habitat for Humanity at our 3rd annual Spring Wing Festival. Gannon's will have an ice cream cart at the event, and Wings Over will be selling all flavors of wings for $5 a box. There will be a wing eating competition with gift cards of up to $100 for winners. If you sign up before the day of the event it's $10 entry! Day of prices will be $15! To sign up email suesfh4h@gmail.com Venmo, Quick pay and card reader accepted. Walnut Park

    Spotlight Symposium on Student Research & Outreach
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.

    ESF's annual Spotlight Symposium is a dynamic forum where graduate and undergraduate students share the results of their research and community service projects. The Spotlight is a student poster session highlighting scholarly efforts. Refreshments will be served. Proposals will be accepted until Tuesday, April 12. Gateway Center

    Artists Reception
    12:01 pm - 1:30 pm.

    Opening reception for AIC Artists in Residence Mariana Trofimova and Casey Landerkin. 110 Moon Library

    Environmental Address by Onondaga Nation Clan Mother
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

    Come and listen to Onondaga Nation Clan Mother Freida Jacques give an environmental address and discussion! 321 Bray Hall

    Earth Week Trivia Night
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

    Join us in Nifkin Lounge for the chance to test your trivia skills, eat some free food, win some prizes, and have loads of fun! Nifkin Lounge

    Documentary Viewing of "Revolution"
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

    "Revolution" is an award winning documentary directed by Rob Stewart that examines looming environmental collapse and what people, especially young people, are doing to avert it. The New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) student chapter will be hosting a viewing of "Revolution" for Earth Week. There will be snacks! Marshall Auditorium

Wednesday, April 20

    Morning Munch
    8:00 am - 10:00 am.

    Free Panera bagels with juice and assorted pastries before class! Nifkin Lounge

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dye and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    Farmer's Market
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm.

    Come buy fresh produce from local farms as well as other local products from your fellow ESF students and clubs. ESF Quad (Nifkin Rain Location)

    Peace Corps Tabling Session
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.

    Stop and talk to Amber Greening from the Peace Corps to find out about all the opportunities that are available. She'll be tabling in The Gateway Center from 11am-3pm. Gateway Center - Tabling Area

    AIC Art Exhibit
    12:01 pm - 2:00 pm.

    Art exhibit of the work of AIC Artists in Residence Mariana Trofimova and Casey Landerkin. 110 Moon Library

    Vegan Luncheon
    12:45 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Learn why your fellow peers chose veganism, get some cool vegan recipes, and eat some delicious vegan food. 432 Baker

    Earth Week Waste Audit
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Come help evaluate the waste system of Marshal Hall! Stop by to see how effective our recycling system is! Quad

    Club Fair
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

    See what our clubs have been up to this year as well as their plans for next year! There will also be a professional henna artist with her own table! ESF Quad (Rain Location Nifkin)

    Food and Sustainability Symposium
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.

    Professors from various universities discuss their work regarding the important issue of food and sustainability. Speakers include Jane Mt. Pleasant (Cornell University), Paul Waldau (Canisius College), Stewart Diemont (SUNY-ESF), and Matthew Potteiger (SUNY-ESF). Refreshments will be provided from Appethaizing and Taste of India. SU organizations (Brainfeeders, Students for Sustainability, and NYPIRG) will also participate. Gateway Center Event Space

Thursday, April 21

    Take our Kids to Work Day

    Career exploration for 8-11 year olds whose adults work or study at ESF. Various labs and classrooms across campus

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dye and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    Triumvirate Environmental Tablling Session
    10:00 am - 2:30 pm.

    Stop and talk to a representative from Triumvirate Environmental to talk about the opportunities that are availablein the Gateway Tabling Area on April 21st from 10am-2:30pm. The Gateway Tabling Area

    Blue Bin 101: Recycling Workshop with OCRRA
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm.

    Come hear OCRRA Recycling Specialist, Theresa Mandery, "talk trash." Discussion of recycling practices in Onondaga County with Q&A to follow. 19 Moon

    Art Symposium
    12:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

    Silent art action to benefit Page Wildlife - Animal Rehabilitation Center in Manlius, NY Gateway Event Center Rooms A and B

    Talons-Birds of Prey Experience
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Join Lorrie Schumacher a master falconer in an amazing and interactive bird of prey experience. She will be bringing various birds along with her including a hawk and an owl! Nifkin Lounge

    AIC Art Exhibit
    12:01 pm - 1:30 pm.

    Art exhibit of AIC Artists in Residence Mariana Trofimova and Casey Landerkin. 110 Moon Library

    Clothing Repurposing Workshop
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Come and explore your crafty side by learning how to turn old denim fabric and clothing into jewelry! All supplies are provided and you get to go home with a necklace a bracelet or whatever piece of jewelry you wish to make! 16 Illick

    Capstone Talk: Xiaoliang Yang, "A Global Partnership Approach to Clean Energy Technology Innovation"
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Capstone seminar, Xiaoliang Yang, "A Global Partnership Approach to Clean Energy Technology Innovation: Cooperation between China and the United States on Carbon Capture and Storage," Ph.D. in Environmental Science (Environmental and Natural Resources Policy) program Marshall 213

    Going Going Gone- Endangered Species Presentation
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

    Speakers from the Rosamond Gifford Zoo will talk to us about Endangered Species, and will be bringing surprise guests (yes that means live animals)! 315 Bray Hall

    ESF Talks
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

    Presentation series hosted by SCB-CNY. Gateway Event Center

    DLA Film Series "Women in the Dirt"
    5:45 pm.

    327 Marshall Hall

    Quadstock
    7:00 pm - 11:30 pm.

    SUNY ESF's AXS Honor Society hosts their annual Quadstock! Come listen to a few awesome live bands and musicians, and enjoy some free food while you are at it! It's always a great time with great people and a great atmosphere. ESF Quad

Friday, April 22

    Walk-a-thon
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

    ESF Earth Week is returning to its roots with this original event. We will be hosting 80 9th grade students from Nottingham, a local school. They will engage with multiple clubs and professors, and we will give them an introduction to our university. Make sure to say hello and make them feel welcome! various locations around campus

    Tie Dye
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

    Free tie dye and Earth Week T-shirts for sale for $5. Donate old t-shirts for people to use with iron on decals ($3). Quad, rain location Marshall Foyer

    Entrepreneurship Alumni Symposium
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

    Come speak with some ESF Alumni who have become very successful entrepreneurs! Alumni with a range of businesses will be here to discuss what they do, how they got where they are, and to answer any questions you may have. Free food! Nifkin Lounge

    Debie Blair: GMO and Your Food
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Listen to Debie Blair talk about how GMOs are affecting the food we eat. Blair is currently a Food Scientist for North America Product Development for Mondelez Global and also serves as an Adjunct Professor of Food Science and Nutrition at Montclair State University. 146 Baker

    Beast Feast
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm.

    TWS is having its annual fundraiser event, Beast Feast, on Friday the 22nd from 5 - 8 p.m. Beast Feast is a fun game meat potluck where we will be raffling off great items, holding silent auctions, testing your wildlife knowledge in a fun game of quiz bowl, and of course, there will be a feast until the food runs out. Dishes will be voted on for the best dish competition. The event will be held in Nifkin Lounge with live music. Make sure to RSVP now and you will be able to pay a discounted price of $5. If you RSVP after 4/15, the entry fee will be $10. Donate either a dish or game meat for free entry. Spread the word to friends and family members. All are welcome! Nifkin Lounge

    Onondaga Lake: An Important Stop for Birds on an Impressive Journey Photo Exhibit
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

    ESF will proudly host the Onondaga Lake Conservation Corps (OLCC) photo exhibit, Onondaga Lake: An Important Stop for Birds on an Impressive Journey. This exhibit represents OLCC's partnership with Audubon New York and Honeywell. Photographs showcase stunning images of migratory birds and waterfowl along the Onondaga Lake shoreline. Onondaga Lake is a priority Audubon Important Bird Area and a vital stop for migratory birds along the Atlantic Flyway. Friends and colleagues from our Central New York community, along with ESF students, faculty and staff are invited to join us for light refreshments, to view the photos, and to meet some of the photographers responsible for this magnificent work. Gateway Event Space C

    Moonlighting Spring 2016: Ethics and Earth Day
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

    Joining ESF President, Dr. Quentin Wheeler, for this special Earth Day event will be Sanjit "Bunker" Roy, Indian social activist and educator who founded the Barefoot College and was named one of Time 100's 100 most influential personalities in 2010 for his work in educating illiterate and semi-literate rural Indians, Meagan Fallone, CEO of Barefoot College International, and Dr. Samuel Gorovitz, Professor of Philosophy and former Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, Syracuse University. Dr. Gorovitz is a leader in the development of the field of medical ethics. Gateway Conference Rooms A and B

    Final ESF Insomniacs: Laser Tag!
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am.

    Nifkin Lounge is going to be turned into a Laser-Tag Course! Come on down to Nifkin Lounge at 10pm to sign up as groups or individuals to participate! There will be free pizza and a movie playing in Marshall Auditorium. See yeah there! Nifkin Lounge, Marshall Hall

Saturday, April 23

    Spring Campus Day of Service
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

    Transportation Provided Spots will fill up fast, sign up below! -Brady Faith Sustainable Farm Community -Pioneer Homes Community Garden -Comfort Tyler Park -Morningside Nature Trail -A Tiny Home for Good Bike Shelter Construction -Dr. King Elementary Educational Garden -Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery Meet in Nifkin Lounge

    Explore Our Energy Future
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.

    Climate Change Awareness & Action has organized a self-guided tour of over 20 sites in Onondaga County where you can see geothermal, solar, and wind energy in action in homes, farms, commercial buildings, schools and municipal settings as well as alternative fuel transportation sites and innovative efficiency technologies. Learn how they work in our environment, find out why owners installed them, explore costs and benefits, and ask your questions. Various Locations around Syracuse

    Spring Banquet, An Evening in the Garden
    6:00 pm - 11:59 pm.

    The Banquet is a formal celebration of our graduating seniors, an evening dedicated to awarding deserving students and acknowledging to our class's achievements!Cocktail hour will begin at 6 pm and President Wheeler will commence the ceremony with opening remarks at 7pm. Tickets will available for sale at a cost of $30 all of next week in the Gateway Center commons. The deadline to purchase is on Friday, April 15th. We will have a plated meal to select from Vegetarian Lasagna, New England Chicken, or Baked Sole Dijonnaise (or other dietary needs per request). Looking forward to having you there! Drumlins Country Club,800 Nottingham Rd, Syracuse, NY 13224

Sunday, April 24

    EarthFest!
    12:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

    EARTHFEST is a free, community-wide, sustainability-themed music and art festival celebrating Earth Day, featuring art installations, local food and craft vendors, community and student organizations, prominent speakers, and live bands in the Thornden Park Amphitheater on Sunday, April 24, 2016 from 12-6 p.m. with pre-event yoga at 11:30 AM. Thornden Park Amphitheater

    ECO Reps clothes swap
    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

    Have old clothes? Want something new? Come trade at the clothes swap? Your ticket in? At least one item to trade! First floor lobby of Centennial Hall


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