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Think Green: Earth Day and Arbor Day
April 21, 2009, Volume 55, No. 30

Caribou and Conoco, April 23, 7-8 p.m., at the Penn Bookstore. Dr. Robert McMonagle is anassistant professor of political science at Neumann College and an expert on the US Congress and public policymaking. His book shatters the myth that important environmental energy debates in the US have been driven by forces too complex for the average American to understand.

Arbor Day Celebration, Saturday, April 25, 1-3 p.m.; celebrate Arbor Day at the Arboretum, see the unique, abstract sculpture creation of hundreds of sticks and saplings by internationally renowned artist Patrick Dougherty. Tree Planting demonstrations begins at 2 p.m. along with tree climbing activities, crafts and activities for kids which will include a seedling planting to take home.

Morris Arboretum Membership, now offers an environmental option—Eco Friendly Membership receive e-Newsletters instead of paper mailings.

Send a Green e-card: Visit http://ecard.business-services.upenn.edu/send_card/26 for numerous choices from around the University.

Visit the Green Display at the Penn Bookstore; see the Green Campus Partnership website: www.upenn.edu/sustainability/ for a reading list of earth-friendly books.

Related: Update: April AT PENN

Almanac - April 21, 2009, Volume 55, No. 30