Earth Day

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Across the globe, people celebrate Earth Day to bring awareness to environmental issues and protecting the planet.

The University of Sudbury’s celebration will be held on Friday, April 20, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. and Greater Sudbury area secondary schools are invited!

Through a variety of interactive workshops, students will be engaged in discussions and problem-solving activities, inspiring them to think about everyday actions they can take to lessen their impact on the environment. Topics include carbon pricing, the history and science of the Sudbury Regreening Program, determining one's ecological footprint and more!

Following the schedule template below, students will be divided into groups and will participate in three 50-minute workshops:
  9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.    School arrivals
  9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.   Welcome from the University and group pictures
  9:35 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.   Workshop # 1
10:40 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.   Workshop # 2
11:40 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.   Lunch (provided)
12:10 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.   Workshop # 3
  1:05 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.   End of Day / Departure

Please note: A description of the scheduled workshops will be sent to participating schools at a later date.

Schools with French Immersion Programs are invited to attend on one of the following dates:
earth 3 Friday, April 20, 2018, where all workshops will be conducted in English


earth 3 Thursday, April 19, 2018, where the majority of workshops will be in French.

Registration for this event is now closed. We look forward to welcoming you next year!
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