Please join the Environmental Issues Group and Recycling Committee for Green Streak Week, our sustainability awareness week at John Carroll University. Green Streak Week 2014 will be held from Monday, March 31st – Saturday, April 5th.

Highlights for Green Streak Week include:

Mon, March 31: “Make a Change Monday”
Join us with SUPB from 8-10 PM in the Underground for an OPEN MIC. NIGHT featuring our very own JCU student performers- musicians, comedians, and poets! In between performances, find out how you can make a change in going green! Other organizations that are making a change and will be there include Fair Trade, UNICEF, and the Clothes Closet. To sign up to perform, or if you have any questions/concerns, please email Nicolle at nsimonovic16@jcu.edu

Tues, April 1: “Take a Tour Tuesday”

There will be an exclusive tour of the new eco-friendly renovations of Murphy Hall at 4 pm to a limited amount of students. To be one of the few students on the tour, sign up at the Environmental Issues Group and Recycling Committee’s table during “Make a Change Monday.” Please email Nicolle at nsimonovic16@jcu.edu with any questions/concerns.

Wed, April 2: “Wise Up Wednesday”
Interested in learning about sustainable organizations on campus and throughout Ohio? Visit us in the LSC Atrium from 11 am- 1 pm to hear from attending organizations such as Rumpke, the Alliance for the Great Lakes, Car Share, Environment Ohio, the Northeast Ohio Sewer District, Staples, the Clothes Closet, etc. Please email Nicolle at nsimonovic16@jcu.edu with any questions/concerns.

Thurs, April 3: “Theater Thursday”
Come view The Lorax with us and Carroll Cinema Society. The film will begin at 6:30 pm in the LSC Conference Room. Popcorn and snacks provided. Please email Nicolle at nsimonovic16@jcu.edu with any questions/concerns.

Fri, April 4: “Field Trip Friday”
Tag along for a field trip from 4-6 pm! We will be biking around the Shaker Lakes trails, and then returning to the Ben & Jerry’s near JCU to learn about sustainable business practices at this sustainable business location! Bikes will be provided from JCU’s Bike Co-Op program. To sign up to join, or if you have any questions/concerns, please email Andras at aponti14@jcu.edu

Sat, April 5: “Shoreline Saturday”
Join us for a beach cleanup at Edgewater Beach from 10 am- 2 pm. We will be removing litter and testing air/water quality. Transportation and snacks will be provided. To sign up to join, or if you have any questions/concerns, please email Andras at aponti14@jcu.edu

We hope you can join us and our partnering organizations for this incredible, activity filled week! Also, don’t forget to be on the lookout in the caf. every day this week for the station dedicated to sustainable dining!

Go green!

Posted on February 27, 2014
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