EarthWeek 2022

EarthWeek 2022:

Many Voices, One Planet

EarthWeek logo

EarthWeek is an annual student-led research symposium brings together researchers from each department in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences (SEES). The departments within SEES include Environmental Science, School of Natural Resources and the Environment, Geosciences, Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences, School of Geography and Development, and the Laboratory for Tree Ring Research. 

EarthWeek is a time for the SEES to show how we as humans acknowledge and celebrate the Earth and our relationships with it. EarthWeek is also a time for SEES students, faculty, and staff to expand our knowledge.


Flyer for EarthWeek 2022 reads: The School of Earth and Environmental Sciences Presents: EarthWeek March 21-25 2022 at ENR2 building. Poster presentations, job fairs, club fairs, trivia, speakers, gifts, and more! Free event, Everyone is invited!


Header image for Carson Scholars event reads: Carson Scholars Lightning Talks: Resilience in the 21st Century

Carson Scholars Lightning Talks

Monday - March 21st, 2022

Join Carson Scholars for a series of lightning talks taking place before the Plenary Event on the first day of Earth Week 2022. More information on these specific talks as well as other future events can be found on the Carson Scholars website. You can view the recorded lightning talks from EarthWeek 2022 on YouTube.

Winona LaDuke headshot

Plenary Event

Monday - March 21st, 2022

Join the departments in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Arizona as we embark on our first day of EarthWeek 2022. The event will start with lightning talks by Carson Scholars at the University of Arizona, and it will be followed by a featured talk with this year’s EarthWeek plenary speaker - Winona LaDuke.

Flyer for El Dia Del Agua happening on March 22, 2022 - World Water Day

El Día Del Agua Y La Atmósfera

Tuesday - March 22nd, 2022

El Día del Agua y la Atmósfera is held every spring and is one of the hallmark events held during EarthWeek, a showcase of research for students enrolled in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences and the School of Natural Resources and the Environment.

GeoDaze logo reads: Welcome to The University of Arizona's Annual Geosciences Symposium GeoDaze Turns 50!


Wednesday - March 23rd & Thursday - March 24th, 2022

GeoDaze is a student-run symposium organized by the Department of Geosciences at the University of Arizona. Run by the generosity of private donations, the symposium allows graduate and undergraduate students an opportunity to showcase their research.

Tree Ring Day 2022 flyer image

Tree Ring Day

Wednesday - March 23rd, 2022

Tree Ring Day aims to celebrate UA's dendrochronological community, featuring presentations from current graduate students, a catered lunch from Tucson Tamale, and tree-ring games.

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Trivia Night

Wednesday - March 23rd, 2022

Come Join our EarthWeek 2022 Trivia Night on the Roof of ENR2 or Attend Virtually. Anyone, including undergraduates, faculty, staff, graduates, postdocs, and friends is allowed to participate. Come relax, eat some food, have fun, and play a few rounds of trivia to win some fun prizes. Trivia will be a mix of questions submitted from our Graduate Student EarthWeek Representatives. Rounds will contain be categorized by SEES Departments. There will be an assortment of vegetarian and vegan food options.

ENViSion logo reading: Hybrid EarthWeek Envision 2022 Research Symposium March 21-25, 2022


Thursday - March 24th, 2022

ENViSion is a showcase of Environmental Science's graduate and undergraduate students' poster sessions and oral presentations to foster collaboration and improve science communication.

Poster Session Winners

1st Place

Megan Nickerson

Video  Poster

2nd Place

Jacob Blais

Video  Poster

3rd Place

Kira Harris

Video  Poster


Flowers and Bullets

Saturday - March 19th, 2022
9:00AM - 1:00PM
Midtown Farms
3538 E Ellington Pl, Tucson, AZ 85713

Click here to signup​​

Make sure to wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty in, bring things to protect you from the sun, and bring a water bottle. 

Parking: Park in the parking lot next to the school, or on the street next to the gardens.

For more information about Flowers and Bullets, check out their website, or follow them on Facebook or Instagram

UACG - WorkProject

Sunday - March 20th, 2022
4:00PM - 6:00PM
UA Community Garden
1400 E Mabel St, Tucson, AZ 85719

Click here to signup

Make sure to wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty in, bring things to protect you from the sun, and bring a water bottle. 

​​​​​​Parking: Parking is a little hard to come by because of construction. The garden is behind the highland street parking garage, but is paid.

For more information about the UA Community Garden, follow their instagram page: @uarizona_garden

Time Location Program Details
8:00AM-3:30PM ENR2 Courtyard, Roof, N604 All Poster Session
3:30PM-4:50PM ENR2 S107 Plenary Event

Carson Scholars

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Winona LaDuke

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Time Location Program Details
8:00AM-8:00PM ENR2 Courtyard, S107, S120B, S215, S225 HAS El Día Del Agua Y La Atmósfera

Time Location Program Details
8:00AM-5:00PM ENR2 Courtyard, S107 Geosciences Geodaze
9:00AM-11:00AM ENR2 S215 and Zoom LTRR Tree Ring Day
Welcome and graduate student presentations.
11:00AM-12:00PM ENR2 Roof LTRR Tree Ring Day
Catered Lunch from Tucson Tamale (RSVP Required)
11:15AM-12:15PM ENR2 N120 SP Connect AIRES: Collaborating to Create a Resilient Future Through Research & Education
12:00PM-1:00PM ENR2 N604 LTRR Tree Ring Day
Live screening of the Tree-Ring Talk
1:30PM-2:30PM Quad next to LTRR LTRR Tree Ring Day
"Speed Dating," a tree-ring themed game.
5:00PM-8:00PM ENR2 Roof, Café Commons All, SGDE Trivia Night
Registration Form

Time Location Program Details
8:00AM-5:00PM ENR2 Courtyard, S107 Geosciences Geodaze
3:00PM-5:00PM ENR2 S225 ENVS ENViSion
5:00PM-7:00PM ENR2 Roof ENVS ENViSion Happy Hour

Time Location Program Details
11:00AM-1:00PM ENR2 S230 SGDE & MDP

Lightning Talks

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11:00AM-2:00PM ENR2 Courtyard SNRE SNRExpo

For more information about EarthWeek 2022, please contact Mariah Rogers ( and Tenzin Yangkey (

This event will follow The University of Arizona's COVID-19 guidelines. For more information visit UArizona's COVID-19 information page.