HuskyFest

Earth Day kick-off 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Friday, April 19

Celebrate environmental stewardship and sustainability efforts across campus as part of the UW Earth Day kick-off.

Schedule

  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Exhibitors on Red Square
  • 12 p.m. Opening remarks from Julia ParrishAssociate Dean of College of the Environment, Anne MosnessGo Wild Campaign, James RasmussenDuwamish River Cleanup Coalition
  • 12:30 p.m. Husky Green Awards Ceremony
  • 12:45 p.m. Campus Cleanup Winner Announcement
  • 2:15 p.m. Trashion Fashion Show

Volunteer at the UW Center for Urban Horticulture

Friday, April 19
12:30 p.m. Registration
1:00 p.m. Project kick-off

Starbucks and the UW are teaming up to celebrate Earth Day, Starbucks Global Month of Service and HuskyFest. Join UW faculty, staff and students along with Starbucks partners and customers from six University-area stores for a day of hands-on service with the UW Farm, the Center for Urban Horticulture and Seattle Youth Garden Works. Project activities include planting, weeding, mulching and laying wood chip paths, as well as removal of invasive species from the nearby Union Bay Natural Area.

Sign up to help ensure a healthy future for the neighborhood. There are a limited number of volunteer spots available.

Connect with UW Earth Day Celebration on Facebook.


Celebrate Earth Week

Continue celebrating environmental stewardship and sustainability efforts on campus with Earth Week events through April 26. Learn more.


Visit Red Square

Friday, April 19

Join student organizations and local businesses in Red Square between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to celebrate Earth Day.

  • UW Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability
  • UW Recycling
  • UW Surplus
  • Housing and Food Services
  • Campus Sustainability Fund
  • UW Grounds Management
  • UW Transportation Services
  • University of Washington College of the Environment
  • Earth Club UW Chapter
  • SEED
  • The Wildlife Society-UW Chapter
  • UW Farm
  • Student Association for Green Environments
  • EcoReps
  • Medosweet Milk
  • Krusteaz and Shepherd’s Grain
  • Theo Chocolate
  • Blazing Bagels
  • Essential Baking Company
  • Honest Tea
  • Husky Grind
  • Wilcox Farms
  • Plesant Valley Farms
  • Charlie’s Produce
  • Blue C Sushi
  • Green Mountain Coffee Roasters
  • RAPOI, Inc.
  • URS Corporation
  • Creative Communications/Mailing Services
  • Managed Print Services
  • Greenpeace
  • UW Solar
  • Husky Sustainable Storms
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Trashion Fashion Show

 

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Husky Green Awards

 

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