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April 18

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April 21

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Saturday
April 24

    Morning Munch
    7:30 am - 9:30 am.
    Gateway Concourse

    Grab and go free bagels and sunrise snacks in Gateway. Stop by bright and early for the right nutrition to start your day!

    Earth Week Tie-Dye
    9:30 am - 4:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Our famous ESF tradition of tie-dyeing EVERYTHING returns! Tie-dye an Earth Week T-shirt or bring something of your own. Earth Week shirts and stickers will be available for free and tie-dye kits will be available for pick-up. Non-perishable donations will be collected for Beth Bounty's. Please bring your own bag to bring home your tie-dye.

    ESF College Bookstore Earth Week Shipping Materials Drive
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
    Gateway: Bookstore

    The ESF College Bookstore is collecting shipping materials during Earth Week! Wanted: small to medium-sized boxes (nothing larger than the box for a case of copy paper) and packing materials that would otherwise be thrown in the garbage. Drop-off anytime between April 19th and 23rd (10am – 2pm) outside the ESF College Bookstore in the Gateway Center. ADDED BONUS: if you donate shipping materials, you get a 15% off coupon for your entire purchase at the Bookstore! Valid between 4/19-4/23; discount cannot be applied to maple syrup or gift cards. To retrieve your coupon, see a sales associate when you drop off shipping materials.

    Green Roof Cleanup
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm.
    Roof of Gateway

    Calling all green thumbs!! Come help get the Gateway Center green roof ready for spring! Dr. Leopold will lead a 30-minute training session (10:30am-11:00am) to explain proper plant and green roof maintenance. The next hour and a half will be spent trimming, cutting back and removing plant material on the roof. Tools and gloves will be provided! Pre-registration required! Check-in will be by Green Roof entrances on the 2nd Floor of Gateway.

    Make Natural Tie-dye with Roots and Pursuits
    12:00 pm - 2:30 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come and learn to make natural tie dye with Roots and Pursuits. Come back Friday to use the dye on some masks!

    Invertebrate Bioblitz
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse

    Calling all invertebrate enthusiasts! Join us for Exuvia Society's first Bioblitz. All participants that make at least 10 observations will receive a sticker and the grand prize winner will receive a 3D printed isopod! All are welcome to participate regardless of experience. More information in Gateway.

    Soccer Juggling Competition
    4:30 pm - 6:30 pm.
    Quad

    Each contestant will have 3 chances to be able to juggle a soccer ball (supplied) as many times as they can. We will have official counters available to count the juggles. The contestant with the most juggles after everyone has had their 3 tries wins a vintage ESF soccer game jersey. Members of the soccer teams may enter but each of their juggles count .5 to a non-players juggles.

    Sustainability During a Pandemic
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.
    Virtual

    Join NYPIRG student-activists as we discuss individual actions we can take during a pandemic to promote sustainability and environmental action. Hear from speakers as they respond to questions that address environmental issues at the local, state, and national levels.

    Movie Night: The Story of Plastic
    7:00 pm - 8:45 pm.
    Gateway AB

    Kick back and enjoy snacks at this Earth Week documentary screening. "The Story of Plastic" presents a cohesive timeline of how we got to our current global plastic pollution crisis and how the oil and gas industry has successfully manipulated the narrative around it. PYP for some zero waste snacks!

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles
    7:00 pm - 7:15 pm.
    Virtual

    Enter to win a Local Foods Raffle basket. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

    Earth Week Tie-Dye
    9:30 am - 4:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Our famous ESF tradition of tie-dyeing EVERYTHING returns! Tie-dye an Earth Week T-shirt or bring something of your own. Earth Week shirts and stickers will be available for free and tie-dye kits will be available for pick-up as well. Non-perishable donations will be collected for Beth Bounty's. Please bring your own bag to bring home your tie-dye.

    State of Sustainability
    9:45 am - 11:15 am.
    Virtual

    Join the Sustainability Division for an update on the State of Sustainability at ESF! Staff will provide an update about initiatives that were implemented in the past year, discuss progress toward achieving key goals and detail ways that the campus community can engage moving forward. This brief presentation will be followed by an open panel discussion! Members of the campus community are invited to send questions to scfassle@esf.edu prior to the event.

    Tea and Terrariums
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come create your own terrarium while sipping on a delicious cup of tea with the Plant Propagation Club! Bring your own jar or pick up one from us, then get planting with succulents, moss, and other décor.

    Annual Art Symposium
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side)

    Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental Institute. Come to the Gateway Concourse to check out some amazing artwork and support OEI!

    Invertebrate Bioblitz
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm.
    Gateway Concourse

    Calling all invertebrate enthusiasts! Join us for Exuvia Society's first Bioblitz. All participants that make at least 10 observations will receive a sticker and the grand prize winner will receive a 3D printed isopod! All are welcome to participate regardless of experience. More information in Gateway.

    Dinner at Salt City Market
    5:30 pm - 9:00 pm.
    Salt City Market 484 S Salina St Syracuse, NY 13202

    Get off campus and come have dinner on us down at Salt City Market! Enjoy the local cuisine and dinner with your fellow students. Pre-registration required to receive $10 Market Bucks voucher (usable at any vendor in the market). Vouchers can be picked up from the ESF Earth Week Committee table at Salt City Market during the event. Buses to the market will be available to those who need it.

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles
    7:00 pm - 7:15 am.
    Virtual

    Enter to win a Green Products Raffle basket. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

    Wellness Day: Barnes Center at the Arch
    9:00 am - 10:00 pm.
    SU Campus

    Check out some wellness activities hosted by the SU Barnes Center at the Arch: Open Skate 9am-10:00pm at Tennity, Zip Lining 12pm-5pm, Hiking at Green Lakes 12:30pm-4pm, and more! See the SU Be Well Portal for more information.

    Annual Art Symposium
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side)

    Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental Institute. Come to the Gateway Concourse to check out some amazing artwork and support OEI!

    DESI Scavenger Hunt
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
    Start in Gateway (near the Bookstore)

    Learn about South Asian cultures through a fun adventure around campus! Students will be socially distanced and hunt for clues around campus in order to solve a riddle and win a prize. Changes will be made depending on weather.

    3K Walk/Run
    3:15 pm - 4:15 pm.
    Outside Gateway

    Join the ESF Track and Cross Country Team as we walk/run a 1.8 mile course through Oakwood and back! Coach Melfi will be around after to discuss beginning/learn to run programs for those interested. Snacks are provided!

    Reusable Bag Making
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Turn your old t-shirts into reusable tote bags! All you need is a T-shirt, a pair of scissors, and the Zoom link. You can use your own shirt or pick one up from us. After the event you are welcome to keep your bag or donate it to Beth’s Bounty.

    Concert for the Planet
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Come join us (virtually) for our annual concert during the best week of the year! ALL ESF STUDENTS ARE WELCOME TO SUBMIT PERFORMANCES! Contact us for information about COVID-19 performance guidelines! All types of musical performances are welcome! Submit your performance by April 8 to be showcased in our livestream event!

    Earth Week Poetry Coffeehouse
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm.
    Virtual

    Come listen and share your own poems. The program begins with a reading by Janine DeBaise, ESF Instructor and author of Body Language and Of a Feather. Open to students, staff and faculty. Please fill out this form if you are interested in sharing your poetry by Wednesday at 5pm (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeyqksngt4_wMZT5VqBoUQu3Fi92f8ITvwbL1G3fnFBh_22rw/viewform?usp=sf_link)

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles

    Virtual

    Enter to win a $100 ESF Bookstore gift card. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

    Take our Kids to Work Day
    9:00 am - 11:30 am.
    virtual

    ESF's annual career exploration for kids with an adult who studies or works at ESF has moved online, allowing our extended families and friends to participate! Synchronous programming is provided largely through the TODSTWD Foundation while asynchronous activities have been created or adapted by the ESF community.

    SUNY ESF Day Proclamation Ceremony
    10:00 am - 10:30 am.
    Gateway Center North Concourse

    City of Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh and County Executive Ryan McMahon will join ESF President Joanie Mahoney to proclaim April 22 as SUNY ESF Day in recognition of the college's commitment to the environment.

    Alpha Xi Sigma Clothing Swap
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse

    Drop off some lightly worn clothing and come search for some new articles for yourself!

    The Expansion of Single Waste Culture During a Pandemic
    10:30 am - 11:30 am.
    Gateway AB

    Hear remarks from environmental activist, entrepreneur, storyteller, and current ESF student, Donnie Monk.

    Wastekitball
    11:00 am - 2:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come test your recycling, composting, and trash knowledge with a fun "Wastekitball" game. Make your shots in the right bins and you could receive a sustainable prize

    Annual Art Symposium
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side)

    Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental Institute. Come to the Gateway Concourse to check out some amazing artwork and support OEI!

    Earth Week Tie-Dye
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    Bray Rotunda

    Tie-dye is CANCELLED for today. We will try to reschedule before the end of the semester. Earth Week T-shirts and stickers will be available for pick-up today while supplies last!

    Virtual Animal Show
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Hosted by Herpetology Club with Guest Environmental Educator Elissa Schilmeister from Teatown Lake Reservation. Join us in welcoming guest animal ambassadors and learn about native wildlife, environmental conservation, and stewardship. We hope to see you there!

    Take our Kids to Work Day
    12:00 pm - 2:30 pm.
    virtual

    ESF's annual career exploration for kids with an adult who studies or works at ESF has moved online, allowing our extended families and friends to participate! Synchronous programming is provided largely through the TODSTWD Foundation while asynchronous activities have been created or adapted by the ESF community.

    Bubble Tea and a Craft with OIE
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm.
    Moon 19

    Join the Office of International Education for a fun craft and some delicious bubble tea! We will provide materials to make and decorate your own luggage tag. Please bring your own cup for bubble tea! You are also welcome to pick up craft supplies and tea to go.

    Bat Box Painting
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come join TWS and FORCES in building and painting/ staining bat boxes! Help us create comfortable hibernating environments for our native bats that will then be put up around Oakwood Cemetery and other NYS Parks. EVENT IS RESCHEDULED FOR NEXT WEEK

    Botany Club Virtual Field Trip & Plant ID Quiz
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Want to sharpen your plant ID skills? Join Botany Club for an online excursion and plant quiz at the CNY Land Trust's Pleasant Valley Nature Preserve. We'll pass through multiple virtual habitats (wetland, old field, northern hardwoods, cedar swamp, etc.) and test your ID skills for plants in each of these areas. Trees, mosses, shrubs, understory flowers will be included. Come for the entire hour, or drop in for 10 minutes. Just don't miss it! :)

    Veronica Davis
    4:30 pm - 5:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Hear from Veronica Davis, a civil engineer who is passionate about transportation and community development. Veronica Davis is the current Director of Transportation and Drainage Operations for the City of Houston. Among other accomplishments, she is the co-founder of Black Women Bike and Nspiregreen, a community planning consulting firm. She will give a brief presentation, followed by short Q&A.

    Earth Week Virtual Market
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.
    Virtual

    Come join us in our annual Earth Week Farmers Market- this year virtual! We will have vendors from the campus and local community. Upon registry, all attendees will be entered into a raffle for an item from one vendor of their choice! All proceeds from raffle ticket sales will be donated to Onondaga Earth Corps! See you there!

    Environmental Education and Interpretation Alumni Panel
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.
    Virtual

    The Environmental Education and Interpretation Alumni Panel will have professionals in a variety of positions within environmental education. From traditional schoolteachers to educators working at zoos and even nature centers, come with all of your questions and inquiry for this diverse panel of ESF alumni!

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles
    7:00 pm - 7:15 pm.
    Virtual

    Enter to win a Outdoorsman Raffle basket. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

    Alpha Xi Sigma Clothing Swap
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse

    Drop off some lightly worn clothing and come search for some new articles for yourself!

    Natural Made Tie-dye with Roots and Pursuits
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come join Roots and Pursuits to tie dye using all natural ingredients! We have free masks available or bring something of your own.

    Wastekitball
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come test your recycling, composting, and trash knowledge with a fun "Wastekitball" game. Make your shots in the right bins and you could receive a sustainable prize

    Colonial CNY: Lessons from the Hiking Trails
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
    Virtual

    A presentation by Karin Patzke, ESF Instructor, Writing Program and Writing Resource Center Coordinator. The presentation is based on work that Robert Kibbee (retired Cornell map librarian and historian) has completed on historical colonial settlement and the research of Tom Wessels (Forest Forensics and Reading the Forested Landscape). The presentation explores the colonial settlement and agricultural development of Central New York, as well as various attempts to alternatively conserve the lands for alternative resource management and/or preserve the cultural history of the landscape through the development of visual literacies. The talk will be bookended with Karin's research on lichens (as indicators of pollution, settlement and movement), trail information and photos, and linking to Earth Day and the constant battle to create more sustainable and resilient lives.

    Yoga Flow
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
    Gateway AB

    Come flow with us for an hour of yoga hosted by ESF Yoga’s very own Julia Greco. The class structure will include a warm up, two main standing sequences, and a cool down followed by a short meditation in Savasana. All levels welcome! Mats and blocks will be provided. Pre-registration required.

    Earth Week Bingo
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
    Gateway

    Join ESF Insomniacs for a conservation and animal themed Earth Week Bingo. Come enjoy vegan/vegetarian snacks and play for the chance to win sustainable and/or Earth-themed prizes

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles
    7:00 pm - 7:15 pm.
    Virtual

    Enter to win a Duck Hunting Raffle basket. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

    Campus Day of Service
    9:15 am - 2:00 pm.
    Meet in Bray Rotunda

    Join us for our final installment of Campus Days of Service at either Oakwood Cemetery or Brady Farm! Meet up at 9:15am in Bray Rotunda. Pre-registration required.

    SUNY FEST - 2021: Virtual Music Festival
    5:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
    Virtual

    SUNY will be presenting the historic once in a lifetime Virtual Concert Festival! The Festival will be headlined by Kesha and AJR will be the opening act. Please join us for this historic festival bringing the SUNY community together like never before! Steps to Watch the Concert: 1. Click on “Get Tickets” 2. Click “Login to Continue” 3. Please enter your institution’s email address 4. You will then need to verify your account by checking your email. Looped will then send you an email to verify your account. To verify your account, please use the PIN# provided. 5. Return to the Looped website and submit your unique PIN# and click “submit” 6. Create a password and your own Looped account. Follow the steps to create your Looped profile (this is quick!) 7. Click on “Join Now” 8. Click on “Watch Livestream” 9. You are also welcome to download the Looped app to watch from your mobile device through the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Sunday, April 18

Monday, April 19

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    Morning Munch
    7:30 am - 9:30 am.
    Gateway Concourse

    Grab and go free bagels and sunrise snacks in Gateway. Stop by bright and early for the right nutrition to start your day!

    Earth Week Tie-Dye
    9:30 am - 4:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Our famous ESF tradition of tie-dyeing EVERYTHING returns! Tie-dye an Earth Week T-shirt or bring something of your own. Earth Week shirts and stickers will be available for free and tie-dye kits will be available for pick-up. Non-perishable donations will be collected for Beth Bounty's. Please bring your own bag to bring home your tie-dye.

    ESF College Bookstore Earth Week Shipping Materials Drive
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
    Gateway: Bookstore

    The ESF College Bookstore is collecting shipping materials during Earth Week! Wanted: small to medium-sized boxes (nothing larger than the box for a case of copy paper) and packing materials that would otherwise be thrown in the garbage. Drop-off anytime between April 19th and 23rd (10am – 2pm) outside the ESF College Bookstore in the Gateway Center. ADDED BONUS: if you donate shipping materials, you get a 15% off coupon for your entire purchase at the Bookstore! Valid between 4/19-4/23; discount cannot be applied to maple syrup or gift cards. To retrieve your coupon, see a sales associate when you drop off shipping materials.

    Green Roof Cleanup
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm.
    Roof of Gateway

    Calling all green thumbs!! Come help get the Gateway Center green roof ready for spring! Dr. Leopold will lead a 30-minute training session (10:30am-11:00am) to explain proper plant and green roof maintenance. The next hour and a half will be spent trimming, cutting back and removing plant material on the roof. Tools and gloves will be provided! Pre-registration required! Check-in will be by Green Roof entrances on the 2nd Floor of Gateway.

    Make Natural Tie-dye with Roots and Pursuits
    12:00 pm - 2:30 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come and learn to make natural tie dye with Roots and Pursuits. Come back Friday to use the dye on some masks!

    Invertebrate Bioblitz
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse

    Calling all invertebrate enthusiasts! Join us for Exuvia Society's first Bioblitz. All participants that make at least 10 observations will receive a sticker and the grand prize winner will receive a 3D printed isopod! All are welcome to participate regardless of experience. More information in Gateway.

    Soccer Juggling Competition
    4:30 pm - 6:30 pm.
    Quad

    Each contestant will have 3 chances to be able to juggle a soccer ball (supplied) as many times as they can. We will have official counters available to count the juggles. The contestant with the most juggles after everyone has had their 3 tries wins a vintage ESF soccer game jersey. Members of the soccer teams may enter but each of their juggles count .5 to a non-players juggles.

    Sustainability During a Pandemic
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.
    Virtual

    Join NYPIRG student-activists as we discuss individual actions we can take during a pandemic to promote sustainability and environmental action. Hear from speakers as they respond to questions that address environmental issues at the local, state, and national levels.

    Movie Night: The Story of Plastic
    7:00 pm - 8:45 pm.
    Gateway AB

    Kick back and enjoy snacks at this Earth Week documentary screening. "The Story of Plastic" presents a cohesive timeline of how we got to our current global plastic pollution crisis and how the oil and gas industry has successfully manipulated the narrative around it. PYP for some zero waste snacks!

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles
    7:00 pm - 7:15 pm.
    Virtual

    Enter to win a Local Foods Raffle basket. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

Tuesday, April 20

Events Sign Up

    Earth Week Tie-Dye
    9:30 am - 4:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Our famous ESF tradition of tie-dyeing EVERYTHING returns! Tie-dye an Earth Week T-shirt or bring something of your own. Earth Week shirts and stickers will be available for free and tie-dye kits will be available for pick-up as well. Non-perishable donations will be collected for Beth Bounty's. Please bring your own bag to bring home your tie-dye.

    State of Sustainability
    9:45 am - 11:15 am.
    Virtual

    Join the Sustainability Division for an update on the State of Sustainability at ESF! Staff will provide an update about initiatives that were implemented in the past year, discuss progress toward achieving key goals and detail ways that the campus community can engage moving forward. This brief presentation will be followed by an open panel discussion! Members of the campus community are invited to send questions to scfassle@esf.edu prior to the event.

    Tea and Terrariums
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come create your own terrarium while sipping on a delicious cup of tea with the Plant Propagation Club! Bring your own jar or pick up one from us, then get planting with succulents, moss, and other décor.

    Annual Art Symposium
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side)

    Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental Institute. Come to the Gateway Concourse to check out some amazing artwork and support OEI!

    Invertebrate Bioblitz
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm.
    Gateway Concourse

    Calling all invertebrate enthusiasts! Join us for Exuvia Society's first Bioblitz. All participants that make at least 10 observations will receive a sticker and the grand prize winner will receive a 3D printed isopod! All are welcome to participate regardless of experience. More information in Gateway.

    Dinner at Salt City Market
    5:30 pm - 9:00 pm.
    Salt City Market 484 S Salina St Syracuse, NY 13202

    Get off campus and come have dinner on us down at Salt City Market! Enjoy the local cuisine and dinner with your fellow students. Pre-registration required to receive $10 Market Bucks voucher (usable at any vendor in the market). Vouchers can be picked up from the ESF Earth Week Committee table at Salt City Market during the event. Buses to the market will be available to those who need it.

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles
    7:00 pm - 7:15 am.
    Virtual

    Enter to win a Green Products Raffle basket. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

Wednesday, April 21

Wellness Day
Events Sign Up

    Wellness Day: Barnes Center at the Arch
    9:00 am - 10:00 pm.
    SU Campus

    Check out some wellness activities hosted by the SU Barnes Center at the Arch: Open Skate 9am-10:00pm at Tennity, Zip Lining 12pm-5pm, Hiking at Green Lakes 12:30pm-4pm, and more! See the SU Be Well Portal for more information.

    Annual Art Symposium
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side)

    Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental Institute. Come to the Gateway Concourse to check out some amazing artwork and support OEI!

    DESI Scavenger Hunt
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
    Start in Gateway (near the Bookstore)

    Learn about South Asian cultures through a fun adventure around campus! Students will be socially distanced and hunt for clues around campus in order to solve a riddle and win a prize. Changes will be made depending on weather.

    3K Walk/Run
    3:15 pm - 4:15 pm.
    Outside Gateway

    Join the ESF Track and Cross Country Team as we walk/run a 1.8 mile course through Oakwood and back! Coach Melfi will be around after to discuss beginning/learn to run programs for those interested. Snacks are provided!

    Reusable Bag Making
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Turn your old t-shirts into reusable tote bags! All you need is a T-shirt, a pair of scissors, and the Zoom link. You can use your own shirt or pick one up from us. After the event you are welcome to keep your bag or donate it to Beth’s Bounty.

    Concert for the Planet
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Come join us (virtually) for our annual concert during the best week of the year! ALL ESF STUDENTS ARE WELCOME TO SUBMIT PERFORMANCES! Contact us for information about COVID-19 performance guidelines! All types of musical performances are welcome! Submit your performance by April 8 to be showcased in our livestream event!

    Earth Week Poetry Coffeehouse
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm.
    Virtual

    Come listen and share your own poems. The program begins with a reading by Janine DeBaise, ESF Instructor and author of Body Language and Of a Feather. Open to students, staff and faculty. Please fill out this form if you are interested in sharing your poetry by Wednesday at 5pm (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeyqksngt4_wMZT5VqBoUQu3Fi92f8ITvwbL1G3fnFBh_22rw/viewform?usp=sf_link)

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles

    Virtual

    Enter to win a $100 ESF Bookstore gift card. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

Thursday, April 22

Earth Day
Events Sign Up

    Take our Kids to Work Day
    9:00 am - 11:30 am.
    virtual

    ESF's annual career exploration for kids with an adult who studies or works at ESF has moved online, allowing our extended families and friends to participate! Synchronous programming is provided largely through the TODSTWD Foundation while asynchronous activities have been created or adapted by the ESF community.

    SUNY ESF Day Proclamation Ceremony
    10:00 am - 10:30 am.
    Gateway Center North Concourse

    City of Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh and County Executive Ryan McMahon will join ESF President Joanie Mahoney to proclaim April 22 as SUNY ESF Day in recognition of the college's commitment to the environment.

    Alpha Xi Sigma Clothing Swap
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse

    Drop off some lightly worn clothing and come search for some new articles for yourself!

    The Expansion of Single Waste Culture During a Pandemic
    10:30 am - 11:30 am.
    Gateway AB

    Hear remarks from environmental activist, entrepreneur, storyteller, and current ESF student, Donnie Monk.

    Wastekitball
    11:00 am - 2:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come test your recycling, composting, and trash knowledge with a fun "Wastekitball" game. Make your shots in the right bins and you could receive a sustainable prize

    Annual Art Symposium
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side)

    Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental Institute. Come to the Gateway Concourse to check out some amazing artwork and support OEI!

    Earth Week Tie-Dye
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    Bray Rotunda

    Tie-dye is CANCELLED for today. We will try to reschedule before the end of the semester. Earth Week T-shirts and stickers will be available for pick-up today while supplies last!

    Virtual Animal Show
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Hosted by Herpetology Club with Guest Environmental Educator Elissa Schilmeister from Teatown Lake Reservation. Join us in welcoming guest animal ambassadors and learn about native wildlife, environmental conservation, and stewardship. We hope to see you there!

    Take our Kids to Work Day
    12:00 pm - 2:30 pm.
    virtual

    ESF's annual career exploration for kids with an adult who studies or works at ESF has moved online, allowing our extended families and friends to participate! Synchronous programming is provided largely through the TODSTWD Foundation while asynchronous activities have been created or adapted by the ESF community.

    Bubble Tea and a Craft with OIE
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm.
    Moon 19

    Join the Office of International Education for a fun craft and some delicious bubble tea! We will provide materials to make and decorate your own luggage tag. Please bring your own cup for bubble tea! You are also welcome to pick up craft supplies and tea to go.

    Bat Box Painting
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come join TWS and FORCES in building and painting/ staining bat boxes! Help us create comfortable hibernating environments for our native bats that will then be put up around Oakwood Cemetery and other NYS Parks. EVENT IS RESCHEDULED FOR NEXT WEEK

    Botany Club Virtual Field Trip & Plant ID Quiz
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Want to sharpen your plant ID skills? Join Botany Club for an online excursion and plant quiz at the CNY Land Trust's Pleasant Valley Nature Preserve. We'll pass through multiple virtual habitats (wetland, old field, northern hardwoods, cedar swamp, etc.) and test your ID skills for plants in each of these areas. Trees, mosses, shrubs, understory flowers will be included. Come for the entire hour, or drop in for 10 minutes. Just don't miss it! :)

    Veronica Davis
    4:30 pm - 5:00 pm.
    Virtual

    Hear from Veronica Davis, a civil engineer who is passionate about transportation and community development. Veronica Davis is the current Director of Transportation and Drainage Operations for the City of Houston. Among other accomplishments, she is the co-founder of Black Women Bike and Nspiregreen, a community planning consulting firm. She will give a brief presentation, followed by short Q&A.

    Earth Week Virtual Market
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.
    Virtual

    Come join us in our annual Earth Week Farmers Market- this year virtual! We will have vendors from the campus and local community. Upon registry, all attendees will be entered into a raffle for an item from one vendor of their choice! All proceeds from raffle ticket sales will be donated to Onondaga Earth Corps! See you there!

    Environmental Education and Interpretation Alumni Panel
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.
    Virtual

    The Environmental Education and Interpretation Alumni Panel will have professionals in a variety of positions within environmental education. From traditional schoolteachers to educators working at zoos and even nature centers, come with all of your questions and inquiry for this diverse panel of ESF alumni!

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles
    7:00 pm - 7:15 pm.
    Virtual

    Enter to win a Outdoorsman Raffle basket. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

Friday, April 23

Events Sign Up

    Alpha Xi Sigma Clothing Swap
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
    Gateway Concourse

    Drop off some lightly worn clothing and come search for some new articles for yourself!

    Natural Made Tie-dye with Roots and Pursuits
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come join Roots and Pursuits to tie dye using all natural ingredients! We have free masks available or bring something of your own.

    Wastekitball
    11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    ESF Quad

    Come test your recycling, composting, and trash knowledge with a fun "Wastekitball" game. Make your shots in the right bins and you could receive a sustainable prize

    Colonial CNY: Lessons from the Hiking Trails
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
    Virtual

    A presentation by Karin Patzke, ESF Instructor, Writing Program and Writing Resource Center Coordinator. The presentation is based on work that Robert Kibbee (retired Cornell map librarian and historian) has completed on historical colonial settlement and the research of Tom Wessels (Forest Forensics and Reading the Forested Landscape). The presentation explores the colonial settlement and agricultural development of Central New York, as well as various attempts to alternatively conserve the lands for alternative resource management and/or preserve the cultural history of the landscape through the development of visual literacies. The talk will be bookended with Karin's research on lichens (as indicators of pollution, settlement and movement), trail information and photos, and linking to Earth Day and the constant battle to create more sustainable and resilient lives.

    Yoga Flow
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
    Gateway AB

    Come flow with us for an hour of yoga hosted by ESF Yoga’s very own Julia Greco. The class structure will include a warm up, two main standing sequences, and a cool down followed by a short meditation in Savasana. All levels welcome! Mats and blocks will be provided. Pre-registration required.

    Earth Week Bingo
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
    Gateway

    Join ESF Insomniacs for a conservation and animal themed Earth Week Bingo. Come enjoy vegan/vegetarian snacks and play for the chance to win sustainable and/or Earth-themed prizes

    Ducks Unlimited Earth Week Raffles
    7:00 pm - 7:15 pm.
    Virtual

    Enter to win a Duck Hunting Raffle basket. Drawings on Zoom each day at 7pm. Meeting ID: 937 336 5310 Passcode: ESFDU

Saturday, April 24

    Campus Day of Service
    9:15 am - 2:00 pm.
    Meet in Bray Rotunda

    Join us for our final installment of Campus Days of Service at either Oakwood Cemetery or Brady Farm! Meet up at 9:15am in Bray Rotunda. Pre-registration required.

    SUNY FEST - 2021: Virtual Music Festival
    5:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
    Virtual

    SUNY will be presenting the historic once in a lifetime Virtual Concert Festival! The Festival will be headlined by Kesha and AJR will be the opening act. Please join us for this historic festival bringing the SUNY community together like never before! Steps to Watch the Concert: 1. Click on “Get Tickets” 2. Click “Login to Continue” 3. Please enter your institution’s email address 4. You will then need to verify your account by checking your email. Looped will then send you an email to verify your account. To verify your account, please use the PIN# provided. 5. Return to the Looped website and submit your unique PIN# and click “submit” 6. Create a password and your own Looped account. Follow the steps to create your Looped profile (this is quick!) 7. Click on “Join Now” 8. Click on “Watch Livestream” 9. You are also welcome to download the Looped app to watch from your mobile device through the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Visit the Green Campus Initiative website to help make every week Earth Week at ESF!