Environmental Action Organization

Power Shift 2013

Pittsburgh, PA
October 18, 2013 - October 21, 2013

"This fall, 10,000+ youth leaders will converge in Pittsburgh, PA to fight for our future.

Together we'll build the movement to fight fracking, divest from fossil fuels, build a clean energy future, and stop the climate crisis."

Power Shift 2013

To join the movement, contact David Smith for information on how St. Lawrence students will be involved.

Do the Math St. Lawrence

Hepburn 218
April 21, 2013 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Environmental Action Organization will be hosting a movie premier showing a new 350.org documentary called, "Do the Math".

This documentary is about the rising movement to change the terrifying math of the climate crisis and fight the fossil fuel industry. Afterwhich there will be a live video chat of the nations leading environmentalists. Finally, we will conclude with a conversation on what we can do as a community to make a change.

Contact David Smith for more information.

Climate Wars: Tar Sands, Keystone XL, and US

Bloomer Auditorium, Brown Hall
March 26, 2013 7:00pm

On February, 17, 2013, eleven St. Lawrence students joined with 50,000 activists in Washington D.C. to protest the Keystone XL Pipeline. The approval of this pipeline is not a political decision, it is ethical. David Smith'15 (Environmental Studies/Geology major), participated in the protest and will recount his experiences and present on what is known about the project and approval process and arguments for and against the project.  

This issue covers topics of interest to all majors including, government, economics, geology, environmental studies, canadian studies, sociology, biology...  

Let's sift through the information to uncover the truth. 

Unplug and Unwind at Pub 56

Pub 56
February 22, 2013 9:00pm - 11:00pm

"Turn off your lights, leave your room, and come to Pub 56" for the Negawatt Promotional Concert. 

Help SLU win our electricity reduction competition in style!

Live music by:
Matt Dudley 
Mike Ranellone and Alex Smith
Jake Brillhart
Ethan Matchinski
Will and Levi from Bingotown Couch Parade
And more!

Sponsored by EAO.

EAO Meeting

Sykes Formal Lounge
February 20, 2013 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Environmental Action Organization Meeting this Wednesday in the Sykes Formal Lounge at 8pm!

New members are always welcome.


All Themehouses
February 18, 2013 - February 25, 2013

Along with the NY Negawatt Challenge students in themehouses compete to reduce their buildings' electricity usage by the greatest percentage.  The winning themehouse receives a personal show from a favorite local band!

Use SLU's Building Dashboard to help you win the THEMEHOUSE WATT WAR

Who: All Themhouse Residents!

Where: All Themehouses 

When: From February 18th - 25th 

What: Reduce your house's electricity by the greatest percentage. 

Why: Reducing electricity saves money and reduces pollution. The winning house also receives a personal show from a favorite local band!

The Negawatt Challenge is a month long competition to reduce our school's electricity by a greater percentage than Colgate, Hamilton, Skidmore, and Hobart-William Smith. 

Check SLUwire for other upcoming EAO events during the Negawatt Challenge. 

Turn off your lights, unplug, and good luck!

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