Sunday, August 16

Move into your College House residence for the year
5:30 pmIntroduction Barbeque
Monday, August 17
Visit to Clark Park
10:00am-12:00pmVisit to Bartram's Gardens, an urban oasis
12:00-2:00pmLunch at Bartram's Gardens featuring Bart, the cutest dog
2:00-4:00pmEnvironmentally focused coffee-chats with Penn professors
Dinner at neighborhood restaurant featuring local ingredients
Tuesday, August 18
8:00-10:00amBreakfast at the Office of Sustainability at Penn
10:00am-12:00pmTour of 2 Particular Acres composting facility

Picnic lunch at Belmont Plateau in Fairmount Park

3:00-5:00pmTour and scavenger hunt at Morris Arboretum

Team dinners at leaders' houses, made with local produce

Wednesday, August 19
9:00amBreakfast at Hill
11:00amPack, leave campus
12:00pmCharlestown Organic Farm

(lunch and discussion about suburban

organic farming, tour of the farm)

 Overnight at Gifford Pinchot State Park
Thursday, August 20

Ecological river tour by canoe (watershed exploration)


Lunch on the Susquehanna River

1:00pmDepart Harrisburg
2:30pmReturn to campus for the beginning of New Student Orientation
Wednesday, August 26
Fall semester classes begin

For additional information, please contact Julian Goresko at (215) 573-4902.