Engage, Discover, Learn

There are a wide range of local events, speakers and activities open to Merrimack students, faculty, as well as our regional community.  The events listed here are an opportunity to engage, discover, and share about sustainability and the environment.

CSE Events

Voice of the Community: Campus and Regional Events, Speakers, Films and Activities

 

January 2019

  • January 11 - March 15.  Exhibitions on Crows:  Celebrating the Winter Crow Roost, Murders and Other Flying Things, and Mystery of the Night Sky.  Essex Art Center. Lawrence, MA.  Learn More
  • January 12, All Day - Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA) 32nd Winter Conference.  Worcester State University.  
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  • January 26, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Mass Climate Action Network: Green Muni Summit.  Grafton, MA. Learn More 
  • January 27 - 30.  New England Water Environment Association Annual Conference.  Boston Marriott Copley Place. Learn More 
  • January 31, 6:30 p.m.  Free movie screening of Saving Snow, a film that details how ski and snow sport areas are adapting to the increasing effects of climate change.  Reading REI, 279 Salem Street, Reading, MA.  Learn More

February 2019

  • February 2 to May 5. Nature’s Nation: American Art and Environment examines for the first time how American and Native American artists have both reflected and shaped our understanding of the environment. Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA.  Learn More
  • February 8, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Regional Conservation Partnership (RCP) Network and Academics for Land Protection in New England (ALPINE) Regional Conservation Forum.  Wellesley College. Learn More
  • February 13, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Wildland Fire Ecology in Massachusetts and Beyond. Center for Student Coastal Research, Cohasset, MA. Learn More
  • February 27, 7:00 p.m. SWITCH.  A documentary film on the the global adventure to discover the future or energy.  Merrimack Campus, Crowe Hall Room 26.  The public is welcome. *Center Environmental Film Series. Learn More
  • February 27 - March 1.  2019 Northeast Aquatic Biologist Conference.  Saratoga Springs, NY.  Learn More

March 2019

  • March 2, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions (MACC) Annual Environmental Conference 2019. College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA. Learn More
  • March 6, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Massachusetts Environmental Education Society Annual Conference.  College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA. Learn More
  • March 6, 7:00 p.m.  TAPPED.  An examination of the big business of bottled water.  Merrimack Campus, Crowe Hall Room 26.  The public is welcome. *Center Environmental Film Series. Learn More
  • March 7, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.  RecyclingWorks 2019 College and University Forum.  Wellesley College.  Learn more
  • March 10, 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. Climate Change, Extreme Weather and Vulnerability: An Interfaith Summit on How to Respond.  Old South Church, Boston, MA. Learn More
  • March 20, 7:00 p.m.  FOOD CHAINS.  A film exploring the plight of farm workers and the Fair Food program, which partners with growers and retailers to improve working conditions for farm laborers in the United States.  Merrimack Campus, Crowe Hall Room 26.  The public is welcome. *Center Environmental Film Series. Learn More
  • March 23, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  MassLands Conference:  Enhancing Community through the Land. Worcester Technical High School, One Skyline Drive, Worcester, MA.  Learn More
  • March 25, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  R3 MassRecycle Recycling and Organics Conference and Expo.  Sheraton Framingham, MA.    Learn More
  • March 27, 7:00 p.m.  DAWNLAND.  The film reveals the untold narrative of Indigenous child removal in the United States.  Merrimack Campus, Crowe Hall Room 26.  The public is welcome. *Center Environmental Film Series. Learn More
  • March 29 - 30.  Tufts Energy Conference:  Cooperation for Climate Stability.  Tufts University, Medford, MA.  Learn More

April 2019

  • April 3, 7:00 p.m.  SWITCHED ON.  Merrimack Campus, Crowe Hall Room 26.  The public is welcome. *Center Environmental Film Series. Learn More
  • April 10, 11:30 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.  Religion, Science and Ecology: Shared Responsibility for the Future. A Conference in Support of the Coalition of Massachusetts Religious Leaders and Scientists.  Cascia Hall, Merrimack College.  RSVP here
  • April 11, 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.  Greater Newburyport Green Expo. Nock Middle School, Newburyport, MA.
  • April 26, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  MIT Sustainability Summit.  Samberg Conference Center, Cambridge, MA. Learn More
  • April 27, all day  Local Environmental Action 2019!  Bringing together community leaders, environmental justice advocates and activists from across the region to build skills, discuss new ideas, and be inspired for the work ahead.  Learn More

*Sponsored by the McLaughlin Martin Family                                      Environmental Innovation Fund

Submit Your Event

If you would like to add an event or activity, please email Jon Lyon.