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Tuesday, April 19 2022 - Friday, April 22 2022

Earth Day

Event Location: Gardner-Webb University, 110 S. Main St., Boiling Springs, NC, 28017, United States Event Time: Apr 19 - Apr 22

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Programs Celebrate Earth Day

The Creation Care Advisory Group is sponsoring four events to celebrate Earth Day:

  • April 19 at 9:25 a.m. in Tucker Student Center’s Stewart Hall – Dr. Jim McConnell, Associate Dean, and Professor of New Testament Interpretation, School of Divinity will offer a Dimensions program: “Restoring Shalom: Caring for God’s Creation”
  • April 20 at 6:30 p.m. in Stewart Hall – Jeffery Smithberger, director of Solid Waste in Mecklenburg County, N.C., will present “Recycling and Sustainability in Mecklenburg County – What is it like for a jurisdiction of one million people?”
  • April 21 at 7 p.m. in Stewart Hall – Panel Discussion, co-sponsored by LOTS (Life of the Scholar). Topic: “Higher Education and the Environment: Building Sustainable Practices.” The moderator is Dr. Ben Leslie, professor, Christian Theology, Gardner-Webb. The panelists are:
    • Dr. Weston Dripps, director of Sustainability at Amherst College, Mass., former executive director of the Shi Institute for Sustainable Communities at Furman University in Greenville, S.C.
    • Dr. Ariel McKee, assistant professor of English, Gardner-Webb
    • Dr. John Wear, director of Sustainability, Catawba College
  • April 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in front of Tucker Student Center (in lobby area if bad weather) – Earth Day Fair with Foothills Farmers Market and other displays.

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