Saint Mary's Celebrates the 51st Anniversary of Earth Month

Saint Mary's monthlong celebration of the environment will be almost all virtual again this year.  Saint Mary's will honor the 51st Anniversary of Earth Day through a series of talks, discussions and initiatives. Our intention is to create a space to come together in dialogue to share ideas, see familiar faces and discuss ways to restore our common home.  See below for a list of internal and external events. Check our Earth Month webpage through the month of April for the most up-to-date information on events and ongoing activities.   

Unintended Consequences: How we Invented the Global Plastic Crisis by Trying to Solve Others

  • Tuesday, April 6 | 3pm | Plastics Talk moderated by Professor Michal Strahelivitz | Zoom
  • To RSVP and receive a zoom link for this talk, please contact Michal Strahilevitz,

Feeling Green Friday - the Intercultural Center, Black Student Union & International Club

  • Friday, April 9 | 12:30pm | Zoom
  • Join the Intercultural Center, Black Student Union, and International Club in our celebration of this amazing planet that we inhabit! All are welcome to join in on the fun, get the chance to win prizes, and maybe learn a thing or two.

Food Justice Panel: Growing Community through Food

  • Tuesday, April 13 | 1:15pm | Food Justice Panel Discussion | Zoom
  • For Zoom link, please RSVP on the event webpage

Documentary filmmaker, Michelle Aguilar, film screening of El Cacao and Q&A 

  • Tuesday, April 27 | 1:15 | Film screening and Q&A with filmmaker | Zoom
  • This event will be hosted in collaboration with Professor Jason Jakaitis' Video Production class 

The Free Store & Gael Pantry collaborative event

  •  Thursday, April 28 | Time and details TBD

Earth Day 2021 - Three Days of Climate Action

  • Join thousands of organizations as we call on the world to come together for three days of action. 


  • Worried about climate change? Pledge to #MakeClimateAClass by clicking here
Date of Mention: 
Sunday, April 4, 2021