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Celebrate Earth Day everyday: “The impact of Climate Change”

Schedule of Earth Week 2018 Events

AJCU Conference 2018

April 16 – 18 2018
2018 Association of Jesuit Colleges & Universities
Conference on Facilities, Public Safety and Sustainability Conference
University of Scranton, The DeNaples Center
900 Mulberry Street, Scranton, PA 18510
Conference Mission Statement: To create a safe and collegial environment for leadership from AJCU institutions to share best practices and opportunities for improvement related to public safety, facilities and sustainability that are consistent with and affirm our Jesuit tradition.

Schedule of Earth Week 2016 Events

Earth Day 2016 poster  11x17April 13, 2016, Wednesday,  7:00-8:15 pm  The DeNaples Center Ballroom(407)  Spring Sustainability Symposium.  60 minute presentation and panel discussion   Topic for the evening:  “Climate Change, A Time for Change”.

Physical Plant at Scranton

flags_scrantonUnits at The University of Scranton have to date been actively engaged in sustainability efforts, most of which do not get the attention of the campus community.

Loyola Science Center: A Sustainable Design

LSC_Sustainability_350x249As part of Scranton’s mission as a Jesuit institution in the Catholic tradition, and its commitment to social justice, the University constructed the Loyola Science Center to reflect its deep commitment to sustainable design, as well as promoting a sustainable lifestyle.

Sustainability at Scranton

IMG_0622A concern about sustainability and the environment are not new to the University. The new plan, therefore, integrates related programs in resource conservation, education and service that are already conducted by faculty, staff and students. The result is a more coordinated approach to the University’s sustainability program.