Speaker Series: Celebrating Earth Day Along the Charles River

April 22, 2021 5:30 pm
April 22, 2021 6:30 pm
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Now that spring has arrived, please join us to celebrate Earth Day with a discussion about life along the Charles River.

The conversation will highlight stewardship of the river, activation of public parks along its banks and the ecology of the river. Get an update on the Floating Wetlands and the water quality data that has been collected, a look at ways to enliven the river banks and how we can all contribute to preserving this special asset. Join us for a virtual panel discussion highlighting this important topic.

– Laura Jasinski, Charles River Conservancy
– Jennifer Lawrence, City of Cambridge
– Nick Nelson, Interfluve
– Cambridge Rindge and Latin student participating in the EF Global Challenge
– Travis Mazerall, Sasaki (moderator)

5:30 – 5:35pm – Welcome + introductions
5:35 – 6:15pm – Panelist discussions
6:15 – 6:30pm – Q&A + closing remarks
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Cambridge Science Festival, the first of its kind in the United States, is a madcap celebration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). A multifaceted, multicultural event, the Festival makes science accessible, interactive, and fun, highlighting the impact of STEAM in all our lives.

For the 2021 Festival, we will host a month-long celebration of STEAM in our community with an overarching theme of gratitude and appreciation. During the month of April 2021, we will showcase creative digital and virtual entries from our rich STEAM community.

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