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THIS WEEK IN SUSTAINABILITY: April 17th - 23rd, 2023



 

TUESDAY, April 18th


FARM WORK DAY
8 - 10AM | Meet behind Robo
  • Things are bustling out at the Organic Farm! We're soil blocking, seeding, and more. Come out this week for a work day this Tuesday, and be sure to join the Farm Club GroupMe to stay up to date on all the latest farm happenings!

 

WEDNESDAY, April 19th

SUSTAINABILITY OFFICE HOURS
12PM -1:30PM | Student Sustainability Room - Robinson (Robo) 106
  • Join a rotating cast of Sustainability staff members in Robo for some delicious home-baked goods and riveting conversation. Been mulling over an exciting idea for sustainability on campus you'd like to run by us? Just want to hang out in between classes? All are welcome, whether you're a sustainability stalwart or new to the susty community.


4PM | Irving Atrium
  • Students, faculty, and staff are invited to come together to celebrate the decade of service President Hanlon and his wife, Gail Gentes, have devoted to Dartmouth.

  • The celebration will include performances by student music groups and tributes to Hanlon and Gentes from representatives of the Dartmouth community. Refreshments will be served.

 

THURSDAY, April 20th


POP-UP BIKES SHOP 1 - 3PM | Between Robinson & Collis
  • Need to fix your bike up for the spring? Come on down to PUBS (pop-up bikes shop!) to get your set of wheels in shape!


6:30 - 8PM | Room 001, Rockefeller Center

Why is housing so unaffordable in NH & VT? How are the housing crises in rural + urban areas connected?Join tenant organizers for a housing justice discussion and skill-share.



SUNRISE DARTMOUTH 8PM | Robinson 106
  • Passionate about climate justice? Join Sunrise Dartmouth to learn how to get involved in the fight for environmental and social justice here on campus and nationally. Learn more about Sunrise Dartmouth here.

 

FRIDAY, April 21st


BREWHAHA COMMITTEE MEETING
10 - 11AM | Sustainability Office (Irving 180)
  • Brewhaha is an annual event brought to you on Green Key weekend by Farm Club and Dartmouth Sustainability. This event takes place at the Organic Farm and features delicious local food, student bands, crafts, a home-brewed kombucha competition, and so much more!

  • Join the planning committee GroupMe here.


1 - 2PM | Occom Commons
  • How can we live a meaningful life, in touch with ourselves and with Mother Earth? Facing the crises of climate change, the destruction of biodiversity, and political polarization, how can we keep a level head and take care of our strong emotions, all the while contributing creatively to reduce suffering? This session of applied mindfulness, led by senior monastic Dharma teachers of scholar, poet, peace activist, and Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh’s Plum Village Tradition from Deer Park Monastery, California, will train us in the art of mindful living, so we can find dynamic responses to the ever-changing difficulties in our study, work and relationships.

 

NEXT WEEK: EARTH WEEK!


Stay tuned for all that's happening on campus during Earth Week! We'll be sending an email out soon with further details. In the meantime, mark your calendar for the annual Earth Day Town Hall happening next Tuesday, focusing on Dartmouth's energy transition!




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