Earth Day 2021

Join Yale Blue Green in celebrating Earth Day, April 22nd, all month long!

The following is a curated list of events hosted by alumni groups, Yale University, and friends. We are continuing to add new events through the month so please bookmark this page and check back often.

Happy Earth Day!


CBEY: A Conversation with Filmmaker Celine Cousteau

Wednesday 4/14 @ 2:00-3:00pm ET | Webinar

book cover image with yellow background and red text, smiling white man with long sleeved black sweater, white women with medium length gray hair and glasses in dark blouse, smiling Asian man in collared shirt pointing at image of the Earth, logo of the climate reality project

YBG: The Climate Crisis: Why We Care and How to Prepare

Friday 4/16 @ 8:00-9:30pm ET | Webinar

National Park Service: National Parks Week

Saturday 4/17 – Sunday 4/25

YSE: New Horizons in Conservation Conference

Sunday 4/18 @ 2:00pm ET – Tuesday, 4/20 @ 6:00pm ET | Online

CBEY: Fueling a Green Hydrogen Economy

Monday 4/19 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET | Webinar

CBEY: How To Be a Conscious Eater with author Sophie Egan

Tuesday 4/20 @ 12:00-1:00pm ET | Webinar

YSE: Indigenous Nations & Climate Change Summit

Wednesday 4/21 @ 6:00pm ET – Friday 4/23 @ 8:00pm ET | Online

Yale Sustainability: 2021 State of Sustainability Awards

Thursday 4/22 @ 10:30-11:30am ET | Webinar

Photo Credit: Giorgio Trovato

Quinnipiac River at sunset

YSE and New Haven Parks Department: Earth Day Quinnipiac River Clean Up

Thursday 4/22 @ 2:00-4:00pm ET | Fair Haven, CT

Photo Credit: The Quinnipiac River Fund

YBG-Chicago: ASAP! Adopt Saplings Project and Poetry for Peace with Color of Change

Saturday 4/24 @ 10:00am-1:00pm CT | Gwendolyn Brooks Park, 4601 Greenwood, Chicago, IL

Photo Credit: George Bakos

New Haven: 13th Annual Rock to Rock Earth Day Ride

Saturday 4/24 @ 8:00am ET | New Haven, CT

Tuesday, 4/27 @ 12:00-1:00pm ET | Webinar

CBEY: What’s Innovative About International Climate Governance?


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YIBS: Fossil-Fuel Development and Drinking-Water Quality with Professor James Saiers

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Friday, 5/7 @ 12:00-1:00pm ET | Webinar

Photo Credit: Mitchell Luo

YIBS: Yale Climate Day 2021

Tuesday, 5/11 @ 12:30-4:45pm ET | Webinar

Photo Credit: Mitchell Luo

Nature + Equity Forum for NYC Mayoral Candidates

Tuesday 5/18 @ 7:00-8:00pm ET

Photo Credit: Gautam Krishnan

Yale Club of DC, YBAA, and YBG: Unpacking the Green New Deal: A Conversation with Rhiana Gunn-Wright ’11 and Laura Brush ’19 MEM

RESCHEDULED: Thursday 5/20 @ 6:30-8:00pm

(Please re-register if you had previously registered for the original date)