Celebrate Earth Week at NCC

A celebration of EARTH DAY 2022 at NCC!

Please feel free to join in the following events and show your support for the environment!

LEARN & ENJOY! Make Your Own Smoothie
Make your own smoothie and learn about sustainable foods and composting.  Drop by the East Campus Atrium on Thursday, April 21, 11:00 a.m. (until the fruit and vegetables run out!)  For more information, contact NCC CARES member Nick Boretsky at nboretsky@norwalk.edu or faculty advisor for the HASTA club Marie-Ange Nicolas at mnicolas@norwalk.edu.

LEARN! Lib Guide on the Environment
Check out the environmentally themed book display at NCC’s Baker Library and also their environmentally themed “Lib Guide” for links to environmental and climate change documentaries, podcasts, books, and articles as well as music.  In addition, see actions you can take to help mitigate climate change!  Compiled by the staff at the Baker Library with the help of NCC CARES.  The Lib Guide is accessible through the Baker Library website.  For more information drop by the library or call them at (203) 857-7200.

WATCH & DISCUSS! “Before the Flood”
The Guardian newspaper describes this film as a “heartfelt, decent, educational documentary about the most important issue of our time.”  It is narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio.  Watch the film online and then join the discussion on Tuesday, April 19 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. or 3:00-4:00 p.m.  The WebEx link for the discussion is: https://ctedu.webex.com/wbxmjs/joinservice/sites/ctedu/meeting/download/b177768c74d64d2b9786b598113ebc71
For more information, contact NCC CARES member Nick Boretksy at nboretsky@norwalk.edu.

TAKE ACTION! Join the NCC Clean-Up
Join in the clean-up of NCC’s East Campus on Friday, April 29 (mid-morning).  For more information, contact NCC CARES member Dennie Daych at ddaych@norwalk.edu or faculty advisor for HASTA club Marie-Ange Nicolas at mnicolas@norwalk.edu.

ALL EVENTS ARE OPEN TO NCC STUDENTS, FACULTY, AND STAFF AS WELL AS THE NORWALK COMMUNITY —  ALL EVENTS ARE FREE OF CHARGE!

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT EVENTS OR NCC’S COMMITTEE FOR ACTIVE AND RESPONSIBLE ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABLITY (NCC CARES), CONTACT PROF. ROBERT EMIGH, REMIGH@NORWALK.EDU; MARIE-ANGE NICOLAS, MNICOLAS@NORWALK.EDU; OR NICK BORETSKY, NBORETSKY@NORWALK.EDU.