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Events on MyUMBC

  • E-Information Session for Eco-Ambassadors

    Lead. Learn. Engage
    Monday, May 4, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Please join the Office of Sustainability for an online information and Q&A session about becoming an Eco-Ambassador! What does an Eco-Ambassador do?  Share resources and information to...
    Posted: April 1, 2020 7:52 AM
  • Webinar: Exploring Baltimore's Climate Future

    The role the US Climate Resilience Toolkit Plays in Planning
    TICKETED • Monday, April 27, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    The Climate Explorer is a web application offering interactive maps and graphs to assist users in making decisions for building resilience to extreme events. Built to support the U.S. Climate...
    Posted: March 31, 2020 8:23 AM
  • Virtual Earth Day 3K

    Wednesday, April 22, All Day
    UMBC Recreation will host the Earth Day 3K virtually on Wednesday 4/22.  Anybody who would like to participate can do so. We encourage participants to hold up a sign that says UMBC Earth Day...
    Posted: April 21, 2020 11:08 AM
  • Webinar: Soak up the Rain

    Learn to use the EPA's Stormwater Calculator
    Monday, April 20, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    EPA’s National Stormwater Calculator (SWC) is a software application that estimates the annual amount of rainwater and frequency of runoff from a specific site. Estimates are based on local soil...
    Posted: March 31, 2020 8:14 AM
  • Webinar: What's my ecological footprint?

    Learn how to measure human demands on nature!
    Friday, April 10, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    What's my ecological footprint?  The Office of Sustainability will guide you through how to measure your Ecological Footprint, determine your personal Earth Overshoot Day, and learn about...
    Posted: March 23, 2020 8:09 AM
  • Green Office Relaunch Information Session

    B.Y.O.M (Bring Your Own Mug) Event
    Thursday, March 26 - Canceled
    The Office of Sustainability is pleased to announce we will be relaunching our Green Office Program.  Our office will be hosting an information session to discuss the changes in the program...
    Posted: February 26, 2020 10:03 AM
  • Cat Wars and the Demise of North America's Bird Populations

    CANCELED
    Thursday, March 12 - Canceled
    CANCELED  Dr. Peter Marra is the Director of the Georgetown Environment Initiative (GEi), Laudato Si' Professor in Biology and the Environment, and...
    Posted: March 2, 2020 7:56 AM
  • Long Gone Wild Public Screening

    SEA Event
    Friday, March 6, 2020 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Come out for a screening of Long Gone Wild!  "Despite key concessions by SeaWorld, its orcas are still performing everyday, and in Eastern Russia the magnificent killer whale is hunted for sale...
    Posted: February 12, 2020 11:38 AM
  • Planet or Plastic and Buy Now, Pay Later Closing Reception

    Enjoy great art and music!
    Friday, February 28, 2020 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Join us at OCA Mocha 5:30-7:30 pm this Friday, February 28th for a mocha and the closing reception of Planet or Plastic and Buy Now, Pay Later. This group exhibition explores the harmful effects...
    Posted: February 24, 2020 8:19 AM
  • GBM

    SEA General Body Meeting
    Monday, February 24, 2020 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Come join SEA to learn about racial justice and the environment!
    Posted: February 23, 2020 10:31 PM