Earth Week Events
April 18: Log Lunch: Cambrian Innovation: Biology for a Cleaner Planet,Matt Silver ‘01, CEO and founder, Cambrian Innovation. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1lVfW0Nk6H5frbfiU2I-pckb-Va6v3YZlP7JoZ4Vz-Is/edit# or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. pm,The Log, 78 Spring Street. Lunch reservations ($4) thru url
April 22: EARTHDAY! Keynote Address: The CarbonCurse: Resisting the Addictive Lure of Fossil Fuels, MichaelKlare, Hampshire College and author of “The Race forWhat’s Left,” “Blood for Oil” and other titles. Sponsored byThursday Night Grassroots (TNG) and CES. 7:30 pm,Paresky Auditorium. Refreshments.
: EARTHDAY BIKE SUMMIT:
Purple Bike Coalition and Rentals will be hosting the Earth Day Bike Bash from11:15-1:45 on Paresky steps: home-made Norwegian waffles, bike-related beverages, free bike repairs by our mechanics and our friends from the Spoke shop, bike maps, bike commuting advice, and free bike lessons on our rental pedal-less bike. Learn about the future of bikes on campus, including cargo bikes, bike paths, and bike racks. If you're interested in learning some specific skills, we're planning a fix-a-flat and other emergency repairs class at .
April 23:The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History,
ElizabethKolbert, author, reading from her new bestselling book with discussion to follow. Sponsored by the Center for EnvironmentalStudies. 5:30-7 pm, Williams College Museum of Art, Rotunda. Refreshments
April 25: Log Lunch: Ocean-Climate Dynamics: Using Carbon -14 toReconstruct Past Ocean Circulation in the Bering Sea, Paul de KonkolyThege ‘14, https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1lVfW0Nk6H5frbfiU2IpckbVa6v3YZlP7JoZ4VzIs/edit# pm, The Log, 78 Spring. Lunch reservations ($4)thru url