celebrating earth day

Quotes (and more!) for Earth Day 2020

by Melannie Svoboda SND on April 20, 2020

Wednesday April 22 we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. The day began in the U.S. in 1970 as a response to the environmental crisis. On that day, 20 million Americans (10% of the population) took to the streets and college campuses in hundreds of cities to protest the country’s disregard for the planet. […]

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Celebrating Earth Day 2019

by Melannie Svoboda SND on April 22, 2019

April 22, 2019 is Earth Day. The day was established in 1970 in the United States. Its purpose is to demonstrate and promote environmental awareness. On that first Earth Day, over 20 million people joined in observing the day. That first commemoration of Earth Day is credited with influencing the U.S. Government to create stronger […]

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