Earth Week 2015 at SFCCSanta Fe Community College celebrates Earth Week and Solar Fiesta with activities, tours, movies and music. Plan to attend several events to show your appreciation for a green and healthy Mother Earth! Watch for more events posted here.
SFCC Celebrates Earth Week April 20-24
Santa Fe Community College will celebrate Earth Week April 20 through April 24 with various activities on campus, including tours, presentations, screenings and more. Events are free and open to the community.
Schedule of events for Earth Week at Santa Fe Community College:
Tues., April 21
Bike Ride to SFCC and workshop
7:30 a.m. Meet at Sirius Cycles at Rodeo Plaza
11:00 a.m. Workshop - Basic flat repair and cycle maintenance
1-2:15 p.m. Group bike ride to IAIA and back to SFCC campus
Earth Day events at SFCC
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Resource Fair - main hallway
Santa Fe Watershed Association, Santa Fe Trails, Master Gardeners, Esperanza, SFCC Recycling, Wild Earth Guardians, Animal Protection of New Mexico, Solid Waste Management, and more.
10:00-11:15 a.m. “Bioneer Films” - facilitated by Assistant Professor, Shawn Miller, Plumbing and HVAC, Sustainable Technologies Center – Jemez Rooms
11:30-11:45 a.m. Sustainability & Food Production Systems - Professor Eric Highfield, SFCC Greenhouse Management Program, presenting information on aquaponic food production - Jemez Rooms
11:45 a.m. - Noon Bioenergy Eco-Friendly Solutions - Professor Luke Spangenburg, SFCC Biofuel Program Director, presenting on Bioenergy systems and how they integrate into food, water and energy security - Jemez Rooms
12:00-12:15 p.m. Energy, Water and Food- What can you do? Professor and Director of SFCC’s Green Energy Building, Amanda Hatherly, presenting information on how our personal use of water affects energy use and climate change – Jemez Rooms
12:15-1:00 p.m. Ecotechnics: Learning to Integrate with the Biosphere - Dr. Mark Nelson, Student Government Association Earth Day Speaker, presenting on the connection that humans have to the entire biosphere and how we can restore, heal and strengthen the Earth - Jemez Rooms
1:00-2:00 p.m. “Ecological Footprints – Environmental approach to Conservation”
Poster and Art Contest – main hallway
2:00 p.m. Tours of the Trades and Advanced Technology Center - meet at the designated table in the main campus hallway.
2:30-4:00 p.m. Film Showing: “Cowspiracy” a documentary following filmmaker Kip
and Anderson as he uncovers the most destructive industry facing the planet
5:30-7:00 p.m. – and investigates why the world’s leading environmental organizations are too afraid to talk about it. Jemez Rooms - facilitated review after screening with Amanda Hatherly and Rae Sikora
Wed., April 22
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Film showing: “Journey of the Universe” narrates the 14 billion year story of the universe’s development, from the great flaring forth at the universe’s inception to the emergence of simple molecules and atoms to the evolution of galaxies, stars, solar systems and planetary life. Planetarium
Thurs., April 23
8:30-10:30 a.m. Film showing: “Journey of the Universe” narrates the 14 billion year story and of the universe’s development, from the great flaring forth at the
5:30-7:30 p.m. universe’s inception to the emergence of simple molecules and atoms to the evolution of galaxies, stars, solar systems and planetary life. Planetarium
Friday, April 24
7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Blessings for the Earth, tours of Green Technology Facilities, workshops and discussions about SFCC recycling efforts, water and gender diversity, education in our environment, etc. - Jemez Rooms
These events are sponsored by Student Government Association, the Office of Student Development, Student Ambassadors, the School of Trades, Technology, Sustainability and Professional Studies, and the SFCC President’s Diversity Advisory Committee.
For more information, please contact Colette Lee at 505-428-1271 or email@example.com
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