Earth Day
University of Michigan - Flint
Mott Community College
Kettering University

Earth Day Celebration 2018

Planned Activities

Earth Day Celebration

Saturday, April 14, 2018 – 10:00am to 2:00pm

All activities will be held at Mott Community College - Regional Technology Center unless otherwise noted.

  • Local organizations will provide educational information and activities for children and adults.
  • Local vendors will be selling earth friendly items.
  • Live animals and other presentations will round out activities.

All Presentations located in the Regional Technology Center, Auditorium

Nature Discovery

Time Presentation
10:30 a.m. Native Michigan Amphibians & Reptiles

How Good Companies become Great through Multidisciplinary Sustainability Collaboration

Time Presentation
11:00 a.m. John Bradburn Pathway 21

“Sustainable Energy and Consumption for a Better Future”

Time Presentation
11:30 a.m. Seung-Jin Lee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Sustainability University of Michigan-Flint

“Get the Dirt”

Time Presentation
12:00 p.m. enlightening presentations relevant to environmental, healthy and sustainable living practices…limited to 5 minutes each.

12 noon –Set up and Introductions – UM-Flint
12:05 Recycling - Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission
12:10 The Joy of Outside - Cummings Great Expectations
12:15 Stream Monitoring & Flint River Paddles – Jamie Welch, FRWC
12:20 Healthy Home Care – Marilyn Alvey
12:25 Audience Q&A

“Raise Your Voice for the Environment”

Time Presentation
12:30 p.m. Linda Hoff, President, League of Women Voters (LWV), Flint Area

Nature Discovery

Time Presentation
1:00 p.m. Native Michigan Amphibians & Reptiles

Residential Energy Efficiency and Wind Energy in Michigan

Time Presentation
1:30 p.m. Kirsten Leach and Kyle McCree, Consumers Energy

End of presentations

Time Presentation
2:00 p.m.  


April 12, 2018
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