In Celebration of Sustainability
The Leeward Sustainability Committee presents an array of activities celebrating "going green" and Earth Week 2011.
|DATE||TIME||LOCATION||EVENT AND DESCRIPTION|
|April 11-21||All Day||Library||Books, videos, and displays focusing on sustainability
Sustainability Film: Fresh (continuous viewing)
|Wed, Apr 13||10am - 2pm||Library
|Campus Clean-Up - Railings and Rubbish:
|Th, Apr 14||9 am||Theatre||International Festival Film: Eddie and Myrna Kamae's The Ones Who Came Before: The Musical Journey of Eddie Kamae|
|Th, Apr 14||11am||Theatre||International Festival Film: Elijah Ary's Memories from a Previous Life|
|Fri, Apr 15||9am - 2pm||Theater||Chefs and Farmers Facing Future: A Forum on Food|
|Sat, Apr 16||10am - 3pm||Campuswide||Ka Mole Festival|
|Tue, Apr 19||10:30-11:15||Library||Gholem Khalegi lecture and discussion: Green Occupational Outlook and Prospects|
|Tue, Apr 19||7:30 pm||Theater||It Started with an M fundraising concert for Ka Mole Festival|
|Wed, Apr 20||9am - 1pm||Campuswide||Career, College, and Job Fair; includes "Green" Collar employers in Eucalyptus Courtyard|
|Wed, Apr 20||8 am||Tuthill||Campus beautification planting project with Shade House Manager Frani Okamoto|
|Wed, Apr 20||12 - 2pm||Shade House||Shade House Plant Sale|
|Th, Apr 21||9 - 10:15am||Library||Eileen Cain and Tara Rojas: Sustainability 101|
|Th, Apr 21||9am - 2pm||Library
Earth Day activities and events
A campus beautification event, “Campus Clean-Up: Railings and Rubbish”, is scheduled for Wednesday, April 13 from 10:00 to 2:00 at the Library Concourse. This event is sponsored by the Leeward’s Sustainability Committee, the Office of Student Life, Student Government, Operations and Maintenance, and Hot Dog Hawaii.
- Operations and Maintenance is supplying all clean-up materials and will be providing a short health and safety briefing for all volunteers at 10am (Library Concourse).
- Office of Student Life will be have Risk and Release waiver forms available for all volunteers to sign.
- The May rent for Hot Dog Hawaii has been waived in lieu of providing all volunteers with a free lunch (hot dog, chips, and beverage). Office of Student Life is coordinating the redemption coupon.
The goal of the project will be wiping and cleaning all campus railings and performing a campus-wide clean-up of rubbish and litter. Thanks everyone for your assistance in this effort.