Check out the schedule of events for Purdue's 2013 Green Week celebration and join us to learn, connect, and participate in sustainability-related activiities.
During Earth Day celebrations, you can attend movie/documentary screenings, open house discussion sessions, academic conferences, tree planting events, recycling drives, and community outreach/service, as well as many other projects organized by faculty, students, and service groups/departments like the Center for the Environment, Boiler Green Initiative, and the Office of University Sustainability (OUS).
Due to our commitment to Arbor Day initiatives, Purdue has been granted the designation of “Tree Campus USA” for the fourth year in a row, in 2012. This honor recognizes the size, scope diversity, and maintenance of Purdue's 8,000-tree arboretum, which spans the entire campus. As per the program, Purdue has been recognized for:
Along with these celebrations, the Office of University Sustainability organizes the Purdue Eco-Ace Award to recognize members of the Purdue community who are actively working to advance sustainability and promote environmental stewardship on campus and in the Lafayette/West Lafayette community.
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