50th Anniversary of Earth Day (April 22nd)
Monday April 20th to Friday April 24th
Earth Week 2020 Programs
It's Earth Week are you doing something to reduce your carbon foot print? Live more sustainably? Take care of your community?
Tell us about it! Post it on social media and tag #PSCEarthweek2020 and we'll repost it on our Social Media!!

Posting will automatically enter you in the raffle for our grand prize of a portable cell phone solar charger!!!

Follow us on Facebook: PSC Center for Sustainability, Instagram @PSCGreenCampus, and Snapchat @PSCSustainable 
PSC Earth Week 2020 Programming
Making of
a Climate Change Documentary
Tuesday April 21st 2pm to 3pm  

Learn about the making of a documentary based on Coastal Climate Stories. PSC Student, Climate Fellowship Grant recipient, AND Sustainable Transportation Fellow Sean Jackson. Sean will show a trailer to his soon to be released climate change documentary, and show a never before seen interview from the film. Stay after the viewing for discussion on the film. 
Microsoft Teams (Click below to follow link)
Center for Sustainability @FutureSmitty Instagram Take Over
Wednesday April 22nd ALL DAY

The PSC Center for Sustainability is taking over the admissions @futuresmitty instagram page. Feel free to follow us on @futuresmitty or @PSCgreen. You can meet our Campus Sustainability Coordinator Kate Glenn and our Sustainability Fellows and staff. We'll be highlighting renewable energy infrastructure on campus like our district wood pellet boiler and new Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, and highlighting past and current Sustainability Grant Projects. Come spend Earth Day with the Center for Sustainability on Instagram!
Saranac Lake Climate Smart Communities Webinar
Thurs April 23rd 3pm to 4pm  

Virtual event hosted by the Saranac Lake Climate Smart Community Task Force is hosting, Paul Smith's College is a partner and some of our students have worked to support this project. They are introducing the community to the Task Force, giving an overview of what the Village has accomplished, sharing some results from our GHG inventory, and inviting the public to share ideas for a future climate action plan.
Register in advance for this webinar:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Farm and Forest Virtual Tour! 
Friday April 24th 3pm to 4pm  

Take a virtual tour Moonstone Farm in Saranac Lake with Farmer Jacob Vennie-Vollrath. Paul Smith's College has partnered with Moonstone farm in a number of ways, including composting ! Moonstone farm takes all of Paul Smith's colleges food waste for composting, and Moonstone has partnered with PSC culinary Chef Kevin McCarthy to make and sell local pasta! See the farm and hear from farmer Jacob about his various projects working with Paul Smith's College
Microsoft Teams (Click below to follow link) 

All Earth WEEK 2020 Programs will be recorded and available on our Center for Sustainability Youtube Channel- check out www.paulsmiths.edu/sustainability
for more information.
Other Ways to Participate in Earth WEEK Virtually ! 
Check out EcoChallenge.org and join an existing team or create one of your own!  

 Earth Day Ecochallenge is a environmental and social engagement program. Participants select actions to take that align with their values and make a commitment to complete those actions while reinforcing more sustainable habits.

ON EARTH DAY- April 22nd
Join Earthday.org
The world’s largest civic event is going digital for the first time in its history. We’ll demand that leaders take science seriously, listen to their people and push for action at every level of society to stop the rising tide of climate change. We can make a better world for everyone; tell everyone you know about April 22 and come back here to be a part of it.

Contact Kglenn@paulsmiths.edu if you have questions about participating in Earth Week 2020 Programing.