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  • 9:15-10:15 AM
    Apr 24
    CENTER for SUSTAINABILITY | Implementing Sustainability Across SCU Through the Laudato Si’ Action Plan 

    Library & Learning Commons LC129 Viewing Room I - 1st floor


    with Maria Judnick, Center for Sustainability, Preston Carmack, JST, and Alison Benders, Mission & Ministry.. Update on university-wide Laudato Si’ Action Plan.


    in-person rsvp

  • 10:30-4:30 PM
    Apr 24
    READING & LISTENING | Laudato Si’ Under a Tree, for 6 Hours (in-person only)

    A professor reading Laudato Si next to the tUrn sign under a tree. Photo by Gabby Yabut.

    Marathon reading of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’. Sign-up to be a reader or stop by any time at the tree circle outside the Library/Learning Commons near SCDI and Heafy throughout the 6 hours to listen and reflect.

    Tree Circle between SCDI, Library, Heafy and MCC In-person only.

    Listen to Pope Francis' Encyclical Laudato Si’ and his latest update to the document Laudato Deum as well as poetry and reflective writing on Laudato Si’ fanytime between 10:30-4:30 pm. Click here for SIGN UPS for READERS.

    Co-presented with Campus Ministry  & Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education.

  • 5:00-6:40 PM
    Apr 24
    FILM | The Letter by Pope Francis

    Profile photo of Maria Judnick with a background of Vatican City


    a tUrn + Mission & Ministry + Center for Sustainability presentation and 

    reflection facilitated by Maria Judnick and Matt Driscoll. To attend in person, just show up!

    To attend on zoom: RSVP 

    For in-person rsvp

  • 7:00-8:00 PM
    Apr 24
    tUrnout: Student-Led Reflection Session & Climate Action Power Hour

    Photo of a group of smiling students with a night sky in the background

    Take action after your tUrn Wednesday in a supportive group environment with fellow students who want to make a difference. Snacks, writing prompts, friendship. Led by tUrn student crew members.

    On Wednesday we meet at the tree circle in the fresh air.

    near the library