Earth Week 2022

Join Gonzaga staff, students and faculty as we celebrate the week leading up to Earth Day! Events throughout the week are focused on a different theme each day. A full schedule with all of the week’s information can be found below! Follow us on Instagram for updates!


If you take sustainable action or attend a few events during Earth Week, you’ll be entered in a prize drawing! Multiple winners will be selected!

To be entered, fill out this bingo sheet, post it on your Instagram story and tag @zagsgogreen! More information and list of prizes here.

Schedule of Events

Tuesday, April 19 — Theme: People

Global Supply Chain Virtual Workshop with United Students Against Sweatshops: 5:00, Zoom link here:

Landscape Painting & Textile Upcycling with GEO Thrift Shop: 5:00–8:00, Jundt Ampitheater. Sign up here.

Wednesday, April 20 —Theme: Planet

Climate Justice Dialogue with Climate Center: 11:00 –12:00, Hemmingson Joan Jundt Lounge (HEMM 201)

Solar Tabling with Gonzaga Sustainable Energy: 11:00 – 1:00 Outside Hemmingson

Write to Your Representatives with GSBA: 12:00–1:00, Hemmingson

DIY Beeswax Wrap with GSBA: 12:00–1:00, Hemmingon Alcove

Waste Audit with Rethink Waste: 4:30–6:30 Outside Hemmingson. RSVP here.

Thursday, April 21 — Theme: Protection

S’mores & Stars with GEO: 7:00 — 8:00, Jundt Ampitheatre

Energy Tour of Hemmingson with Gonzaga Sustainable Energy: 12:15 — 1:00, Hemmingson

Green Drinks Networking Event: 5:30 – 7:00, Brick West Brewing

Friday, April 22 — Theme: Prosperity

Rethinking Period Products - Women and the Environment with GSBA: 10:30–11:30, Zoom link here:

Climate Strike & March: 2:00, Pavilion at Riverfront park. Learn more!

Rock the Planet with GEO: 3:00 — 7:00, Foley Lawn. Rock the Planet is a live concert and celebration that caps off Earth Week! See the full list of musical artists and vendors.

Saturday, April 23

Aruna Run (5k) to Support Victims of Sexual Trafficking: 6:00, meet outside Hemmingson. RSVP here.

River Clean Up with Spokane Riverkeeper: 10:00–12:00, meet outside Hemmingson. RSVP here.



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