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Celebrate Earth day with over 50 organizations that stage events to celebrate Lowell’s sustainability in all of its aspects – environmental, artistic and cultural and participate in Lowell's Earth Day Festival & Parade at the end of April or beginning of May.
To learn more about the event and to see photographs of past events please visit the Lowell Earth Day website.
Gina McCarthy has been a leading advocate for common sense strategies to protect public health and the environment for more than 30 years. She served under President Barack Obama as the 13th Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from 2013–2017.
Gina is currently Professor of Practice of Public Health and Director of the Center for Health and the Global Environment at Harvard School of Public Health. She leads the development of the School’s strategy in climate science, health, and sustainability.
She also currently acts as an Operating Advisor at Pegasus Capital Advisors, a private equity firm in New York focused on the intersection of global sustainability, health and wellness.
The Lunchtime Lectures are co-sponsored by the Moses Greeley Parker Lecture Series and the UMass Lowell Office of Community Relations. Additional UMass Lowell Co-Sponsors include Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, Francis College of Engineering, Center for the Promotion of Health in the New England Workplace, the Department of Public Health, the Department of Environmental, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, and the Climate Change Initiative.