Binghamton University celebrates Earth Day 2005
Students, faculty and staff at Binghamton University will celebrate Earth Day 2005 with a zero waste, high-octane, low-energy-use festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at the Bartle Library Tower Fountain. Activities, which include food, fun, music and environmental education, are free and open to the public.
The results of a campus-wide recycling competition, RecycleMania, will be announced at 1 p.m. Other activities include the creation of a trash mountain; a waste stream analysis and a display of a car made from recyclables. A panel discussion titled “Energy-creating or destroying our future?” hosted by the Binghamton Scholars will be held from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. outside of the Anderson Center for the arts.
Events are sponsored by the Office of Recycling and Resource Management, The Student Environmental Action Coalition, The Office of the Vice President of Administration, the Food Co-Op and Sodexho Campus Services. For more information contact Juliet Berling at 607-777-3411 or email recycle@Binghamton.edu.