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Green Week is Back for 2022!

Written by: UPSU

Monday 28th March - Sunday 3rd April

 

 

As well as the return of the sun to Plymouth, we are pleased to announce that in-person Green Week activities have also made a comeback!   

This annual event will see a number of free activities hosted by both the SU and University for all students and staff to engage with. Green Week celebrates the dedication of individuals and organisations in our community who create a more sustainable campus and local environment.  

During this week students and staff exchange ideas, share knowledge, and work together to improve local spaces, including campus.

 


 

Activities include; 

 

Monday  

David Attenborough Day - Join us in the SU for a day-long screening of documentaries from everyone’s favourite educational filmmaker. We also want to see your best wildlife documentary spoof clips – watch out on Insta for more info!  

 

Tuesday  

Tour of the Energy from Waste facility - Learn more about how the rubbish you throw away is converted to heat and energy. Learn more and book your free space  

 

Wednesday  

Sustainability Q&A drop in and Plymotion information point

The university will be waiting to hear your questions and take your feedback about all things sustainability on campus. They will be joined by Plymotion, a council initiative for sustainable transport across the city 

 

Thursday  

Sustainability Q&A drop in and Biffa information point

The university sustainability Team will be joined by Biffa, waste contractor for campus  

 

Borrow Don’t Buy stall

learn about the library of things to borrow instead of buying  

 

Jam House ft. Weapons of Sound

Jam House in the SU featuring special guests Weapons of Sound, Plymouths’ own eco-friendly junk band  

 

Friday  

Green Champions Workshop

Be part of shaping a new Green Champions network at the University of Plymouth. Join our workshop for a friendly discussion of sustainability engagement at the University, over some free tea and biscuits! More info and booking