Events

At Washington University in St. Louis, leadership in sustainability extends to all aspects of campus and community life, including events and event planning. Learn about upcoming events, or submit an event to be featured in our bi-monthly newsletter.

  • April 21, 2018 • 11 AM – 2 PM
  • meet at 11 am at Hillman Hall on Forsyth

Join us for a pedal-powered excursion to Forest Park, where the St. Louis Earth Day Festival will be kicking off. The festival is a “community tradition to learn about sustainable products and services offered by local businesses and organizations, meet local area non-profits that share Earth Day values, as well as showcasing local entertainment and local […]

  • April 22 – 24, 2018
  • Nine Network of Public Media 3655 Olive Street, St. Louis, MO 63108

The 2018 Saint Louis Climate Summit brings together some of the most authoritative minds in climate science, ecology, sustainable development, and related disciplines for three days of discussion on climate change. We will highlight key issues, celebrate notable achievements, and elucidate a path forward. The Climate Summit is a featured activity of Saint Louis University’s Bicentennial Celebration. Full Registration & […]

  • April 22, 2018 • 6:30 PM
  • Saint Louis Univeristy

Join Saint Louis University and WashU students for a free screening of Before the Flood, a documentary on the dramatic changes occurring around the world due to climate change. The screening will be followed by a moderated panel discussion featuring students from St. Louis University and Washington University.

  • April 23, 2018 • 7 PM
  • Chaifetz Arena

As part of the Saint Louis University Climate Summit, there will be a keynote address featuring engineer, comedian, author, and inventor Bill Nye and environmentalist and author Carl Pope. The theme of the Summit is defending our common home. SLU and Wash U students, faculty and staff can get two free tickets with valid ID […]

  • April 25, 2018 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Parking Lot north of the Alumni House

Come and meet farmer Dave on his bi-weekly stop at the WashU Danforth campus. He will be distributing Crop Boxes to CSA members and selling additional local and fresh products to all. It will also be the opportunity to learn more about the Community Supported Agriculture program and to sign up as a member!

  • April 26, 2018 • 5:15 PM – 6:15 PM
  • parking lot next to Hitzeman Hall on the South 40

Francesca DeRanzo, owner and operator of our local Velofix mobile bike shop, will be teaching us about bike care, empowering participants to perform simple maintenance to extend the life of their bikes as well as important roadside repairs. Bring your bike for this hands-on workshop!  13/04 Update: The day and time of the event were […]

  • June 6, 2018 • 11 AM – 1 PM

The Washington University School of Medicine’s Sustainability Action Team (SAT) meets quarterly to learn about and then disseminate new initiatives and publishes a monthly newsletter. Meetings feature guest speakers and are open to all staff, students, and faculty. The SAT also coordinates sustainability efforts for several annual events at WUSM, including Campus Sustainability Day, Earth Day, […]

  • September 12, 2018 • 11 AM – 1 PM

The Washington University School of Medicine’s Sustainability Action Team (SAT) meets quarterly to learn about and then disseminate new initiatives and publishes a monthly newsletter. Meetings feature guest speakers and are open to all staff, students, and faculty. The SAT also coordinates sustainability efforts for several annual events at WUSM, including Campus Sustainability Day, Earth Day, […]

  • December 19, 2018 • 11 AM – 1 PM

The Washington University School of Medicine’s Sustainability Action Team (SAT) meets quarterly to learn about and then disseminate new initiatives and publishes a monthly newsletter. Meetings feature guest speakers and are open to all staff, students, and faculty. The SAT also coordinates sustainability efforts for several annual events at WUSM, including Campus Sustainability Day, Earth Day, […]