2020 Events

Take a look at the events our students ran for Go Green Week 2020:

Monday 10 February

Women’s ULWRFC Rugby Team Charity Swim

7am-10pm - Danielle Brown Sports Centre

Watch the Women’s Rugby Team swim 50 laps in the Danielle Brown Sports Centre to raise awareness and funds for Just One Ocean Charity

Film Climate Screening 

12pm-1pm – Attenborough Film Theatre

Watch the BBC one hour documentary about climate change and how you can get involved in our carbon literacy student opportunity.

Take 5 and A Fact! 

11am-3pm - Library Reading Zone

To promote mindfulness why don’t you come along for a 5-minute break and spin the sustainable wheel for an insightful fact!

Tuesday 11 February

Women’s ULWRFC Rugby Team Charity Swim

7am-10pm - Danielle Brown Sports Centre

Watch the Women’s Rugby Team swim 50 laps in the Danielle Brown Sports Centre to raise awareness and funds for Just One Ocean Charity

Sustainable Treasure Hunt

12pm – 2:30pm - Students’ Union Square

Take part in the Plan-It Change Student Society sustainable treasure hunt that they are organising! Make sure you are all ready to find and solve the clues for a chance to win a prize!

Wednesday 12 February

Climate Justice Debate

11am – 12:30pm -  Charles Wilson 409

Join us for a Climate Justice Debate that will involve speakers examining issues such as climate justice, environmental inequality, capitalism and exploitation, colonialism, and how university students can work towards solidarity in the face of growing climate injustice.

Clothes and Book Swap

1pm-4pm – Students’ Union Square

The Students for Global Health Student Society has organised an event where you can bring in your old clothes and books that you can swap with others!

Thursday 13 February

Carbon Literacy Workshop Training

9am – 1pm - Charles Wilson 409

LEICS get ‘Carbon Literate’ workshop delivered by an accredited sustainability trainer to equip you with the skills and knowledge to deliver your own training. Free vegetarian food will be provided during this workshop.

Make a Pledge with the Homeless Outreach Student Society 

10am – 4pm - Students’ Union Square

Make your pledges to the environment with the Homeless Outreach Society and get your change picture taken during the day!

Palestine Society’s Climate Crisis Debate

6pm-7:30pm – Bennett Lecture Theatre 2

Come along to this evening debate about how the Palestine Society is raising awareness about the climate crisis that is happening!

Friday 14 February

Social Impact Drop In 

11am-2pm - Indigo Vegan Café

Have you always wanted to get involved in sustainability matters but not sure how or where? Come along to the Social Impact Team Drop in Session to find out more!