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Hammocks and booths span Bayramian Lawn at this year’s Earth Fair

students lay in hammocks

Andrea Esparza

April 30, 2018

CSUN's Institute for Sustainability Project coordinator Misha Kouzeh encouraged students to appreciate our planet and provided them with an abundance of information on how to conserve the planet at this year's Earth Fair on Bayramian Lawn. “Today is a special day, we’re celebrating Earth Day....

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Tandy Lau

April 16, 2018

Thursday, April 19thEarth Day LA9:00 a.m.FreeSpend Earth Day in downtown, as the city celebrates sustainable living by providing seminars on landscaping, electric vehicles, and yoga. Los Angeles residents will have the chance to plant their very own tree in Grand Park.Grand Park, 210 W. Temple Street,...

Earth Fair showcases nature’s best features

Student knocks over cans by throwing a ball

Hannah Brunelli

April 22, 2016

The Bayramian lawn was alive in celebration of Earth Day with music, art, food, jewels, a Tesla on display and more during Thursday’s Earth Fair. Students relaxed amidst the event in hammocks stretched underneath shady trees, while “The Delatz” played music under a tent on the lawn. Activities...

Earth Day-themed fair displays alternative waste removal, eco-friendly products

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Rose Barraza

April 23, 2015

Plants, animals and sustainability awareness were important topics on the CSUN campus during the Earth Fair near Bayramian Hall Thursday afternoon. In honor of Earth Day the day before, Associated Students presented an event to bring awareness to students about caring for the environment and making...

CSUN hosts campus-wide cigarette clean-up for Earth Day

Over 3,000 cigarette butts fill a five gallon water container after students, campus staff and volunteers toured the campus cleaning up cigarette waste. Hallie Cook/Photographer

Halie Cook

April 21, 2015

As part of this year’s Earth Day celebration, the Health Promotion and the Alive and Well Peer Educators invited volunteers to help clean up the campus' cigarette waste on April 20. “We had volunteers from all the major clubs and campus organizations and even staff members throughout different...

Does your bike need some TLC? Best bike shops around the city

Does your bike need some TLC? Best bike shops around the city

Victor Frost

April 24, 2014

Earth Day has reminded us that our planet is a precious thing and we should be more conscious of how we treat it. What better way to do this than by denouncing the evils of internal combustion, getting rid of our cars and — I’m sorry, but I can’t even type that with a straight face. I love ...

Symposium discusses sustainability concerns in the African world

Ben Caldwell an arts educator and independent filmmaker speaks to students about using Sankofa principals for food production, community education, and improvements at the Third Annual African Studies Symposium on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the Northridge Center in Northridge, Calif. (Photo Credit: David J. Hawkins/ Photo Editor)

Gabriela Rodriguez

April 22, 2014

The African Studies Interdisciplinary Minor Program held a symposium that discussed why Africa is having an environmental crisis and what can be done to prevent future damage. The event, Sustainability in the African World: A Call for Collective Action, focused on environmental issues in Africa, in obs...

Campus celebrates Earth Day

Campus celebrates Earth Day

Megan Diskin

April 25, 2013

Associated Students sponsored Earth Fair on the Bayramian Lawn with food, prizes, games and music. Students celebrated mother earth by playing games geared toward recycling and confessing their ungreen sins. “I’m happy that CSUN is having an Earth Fair. It’s nice to see students get involved,” ...

Sustainability minor helps student ‘go green’

Areli Rodriguez

April 23, 2013

Students can learn different ways to think green in their daily lives if they were to minor in sustainability. The minor at CSUN can help students learn about their ecological footprint and the limited resources available in the world. “The earth is important and we need to try and conserve it a...

Easy tips for growing your own food

Easy tips for growing your own food

Brita Potenza

April 22, 2013

By Brita Potenza April 18th, 2013 Section: Features - Photos Growing your own garden is an affordable option for food that ensures your vegetables are 100 percent untouched by chemicals. It can also give you a sense of gratification. Here are some quick tips on how to grow your own vegetable gar...

Earth Day: Ban plastic bags usage in Los Angeles

Julio Alberto Cruz

April 17, 2011

Earth Day is this Thursday, April 21 and it has been over 40 years since society has made a conscious effort to change. We need to continue to change more aspects of  our lives so we may conserve and protect our environment. Did you know that the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970? Since then, groundbreaking environmental la...

You’re guilty, so celebrate Earth Day a little early this year

Aimee Lastrella

April 12, 2011

Personally, I think it is quite sad that we only celebrate the Earth only one day a year. Especially, when we hurt and contaminate it on a daily basis, but nonetheless, at least we celebrate it. Scratch that. As a community we don't. Well we kind of do, but if I really want to look at the CSUN community,...

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