Earth Week – April 20-24

Earth Week – April 20-24

From April 20 to 24 join us in a week-long celebration of our precious Earth.

The Service & Sustainability Learning Program’s student Sustainability Promotion Team, along with the Faculty Senate Ad-hoc Sustainability Committee, invite you to participate in a number of events throughout the week, beginning with our campus Earth Day event on Monday, April 20 from 10AM to 4PM.

Highlights of the week include:

  • A CFL lightbulb exchange by Hawaii Energy — bring in your incandescent lightbulbs and receive a free CFL one which you can use to increase energy efficiency in your home.
  • Screening of Cowspiracy in the Library sponsored by the Liscious Dishes and the Vegetarian Society of Hawaii (Monday, 12noon)
  • Soul Motion for your inner peace on Friday from 11AM to 12noon in the KCC Chapel, led by Counselor Mimi Yen.
  • And more!

Commit to protect our planet and create a more sustainable future for all.  You can start by taking one of five Earth Week Challenges:

  1. Meatless Monday
  2. Non-toxic (Plastic and chemical-free) Tuesday
  3. Water Bottle Wednesday
  4. Transportation Thursday
  5. Peace Friday

Learn more about the challenges and document your participation by going to

Thank you to the Board of Student Activities for their sponsorship of Earth Week 2015 and to all the student clubs, community organizations, individual faculty and staff members, for their many contributions to making this week possible.  A special mahalo to student leader, Skye Rhoden for her tireless efforts and commitment.

Download the Earth Week 2015 Flyer