We offer a wide range of upcoming events and programs that provide everyone with the opportunity to connect with and appreciate nature. Discover what's happening next at the Environmental Interpretive Center.
We are the gateway to the 120-acre Environmental Study Area that is accessible to the university, school groups, and the public.
The EIC building is open from 9:00am - 5:00pm Monday through Friday and the Environmental Study Area is open from sunrise to sunset.
Upcoming Events and Programs
Nature Walks for Mental Health Winter Celebration!
2:00pm, December 4th
Focus on your mental health this semester by attending our final walk and celebration! All students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to join. This event includes free pizza, hot cocoa, prizes, and a short walk through nature (dress for the weather). Meet at the Environmental Interpretive Center at 2 o'clock.
Register for the event.
EIC Parkhurst Natural Areas Fellow and Program Coordinator Alexis Kott will point out any interesting wildlife and natural phenomena encountered along the way and a Mental Health and Wellness Peer Educator from Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) will share brief guided meditations and mental health check-ins. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.