Earth Week at UM!


The University of Montana, April 18-25

 Brought to you by the ASUM Sustainability Center and the

Sustainable Campus Committee

 -> Keep checking back as more events will be added leading up to Earth Week 2015!

Saturday, April 18 - Earth Service Day and River Cleanup, Eco-Pentathlon

Sunday, April 19 - CAMAS Magazine will host Prairie Songs, at the Top Hat at 6 pm.  This event will feature several environmental and nature writers.

                                -DIG DAYS – help install food gardens in the yards of Missoulians who need them. Meet in Kiwanis Park at noon. We’ll get done by about 4 or 5 pm.  More info, contact  1000 New Gardens

Monday, April 20 - Campus Conversation on Education for Sustainability.  Invitations to the event will be forthcoming.

Tuesday, April 21 - Join the Eco Reps, Residence Life, and UM Dining for a Local Foods BBQ at 6 pm near the Corner Store.  Learn about what these groups are doing to promote sustainability and learn about where your food comes from.  Check out other Events hosted by UM Dining during Earth Week.

Wednesday, April 22- Earth Day!!!

                                 - SustainaGANZA on the UM Oval, 10am-3pm, a celebration of sustainability at UM including the Greening UM Awards, dancing, tasty treats, and more!

                                  - Greening UM Awards from 12 to 1 pm on the UM Oval.  Nominate a student, faculty, staff, or administrator for an award today!

                                  -  Student organizations that do sustainability-related work are welcome to join! Contact Chris at if you need more information.

                                  -Join the 'We CAN Bike' Rally with UM CAN at 3 pm after SustainaGANZA.  Go on a 3 mile bike ride while learning more about bike safety and UM sustainability efforts.  The bike ride ends with a presentation at Free Cycles.

Thursday, April 23 -Clark Fork River Symposium

                                   -MontPIRG hosts "What's Wrong with Green?  We Really Want to Know!" a Green Forum at 7 pm in UC 326

Friday, April 24 - Clark Fork River Symposium

                             - Volunteer Workday/BBQ at the UM FLAT 11-8pm- Come learn and help the FLAT with spring projects, eat delicious food and listen to music!  Work Party from 11 am to 6 pm with a BBQ from 6 to 8 pm.

Sunday, April 26 - MUD's Earth Day celebration in Caras Park, downtown Missoula.  From 12 to 5 pm, come visit ASUM Sustainability and other UM Sustainability Groups at our event table.

If you are interested in being involved in Earth Week activities, please contact the ASUM Sustainability Coordinator at ASUM.SUSTAIN@MSO.UMT.EDU

For Community-Wide Earth Week Events, please check the Conservation Calendar.