We invite you to join us in celebrating two weeks of Earth Week celebrations with us. From April 15-26, we will have events on campus with the highlights including the Earth Day Fair on April 19, a muralling event with NIZ on Earth Day, and closing it all out with kite-flying in front of Main Building on the 26th! All events are free and open to the public. Please email- Nina Collard, Lead Sustainability Intern & President, Students for Sustainability, with any questions (ccollard@stedwards.edu

Biking, walking, ridesharing, or carpooling are encouraged! If you plan on parking on campus, please register your vehicle at the link here. At the link, you will find a map with parking lots. Lots W & L are the closest available lots to the event. For the latest information about what's going on in the Earth Day Fair, follow us on Instagram

Prior To Earth Week(s) Events

Sacred Springs Kite Exhibit

World-Wide Climate Teach-In

  • Wednesday, April 3, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Jones Auditorium 

Compost Kickstart

  • Sunday, April 14, 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Campus/Garden/Food Forest Area (behind Teresa Hall) 
  • Sponsored by Office of Sustainability, Environmental Science & Policy Program (ENSP), & Andi Marsh from Rhizos LLC
  • Register for the Compost Kickstart 

Earth Week(s) Events:

Week 1:

  • Monday, April 15 
    • Students for Sustainability (SfS) Tabling - "Branching out for Sustainability"  (Ragsdale Lawn, 11am-2pm)
    • SfS Field Day (Evening, Andre Lawn)
  • Tuesday, April 16
    • SfS Tabling -  Trash pickup, focus on single use plastics (Ragsdale Lawn, 11-2)
    • Blunn Creek sunset hike (evening)
    • Kozmetsky Center for Excellence forum, "Climate Resilient Communities in Austin," Led by Dr. Rodrigo Nunes St. Andre Multipurpose Room, 6:00-8:00pm
  • Wednesday, April 17
    • SfS "Spring Cleaning" Clothing Swap (w/trans students org)  (Ragsdale Lawn, 11-2)
    • SfS Kiss the Ground screening at (7:30pm, Andre Lawn)
  • Thursday, April 18
    • SfS Tabling - Reuse/circular economy (11-2, Ragsdale Lawn)
    • SfS Cooking demo at (evening, Saint Andre Apartments Multi-Purpose Room)
  • Friday, April 19
    • Earth Day Fair (Andre Lawn, 11-2)
    • Wild Basin Nature Walk 

Week 2:

  • Monday, April 22 - Earth Day
    • NIZ muralling event on (12-3pm, Andre Lawn)
  • Wednesday, April 24
    • Environmental Well-being (w/ RecWell) - also Prescription Take-Back (11am-3pm, Ragsdale Lawn)
    • Screening of Deep in the Heart (7:30pm, Andre Lawn)