ECU celebrating Earth Day with events this week

GREENVILLE (WITN) - Earth Day is this Sunday, but ECU isn't waiting until then to celebrate.

The university is recognizing Earth Day with a week full of events beginning with a lecture today by environmental activist Summer Rayne Oakes. Oakes is a correspondent for the Discovery Network and Editor At Large of "Above"magazine. The lecture will be at 7 O'clock tonight at the Mendenhall Student Center.

Also included in the university's schedule of events is a "green expo" later this week. It will feature displays of sustainable products, a Lime Bike ride, documentary showing and Earth Day fair.