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Virtual Sol Summit 2021

April 22, 2021 @ 9:30 am - April 24, 2021 @ 7:00 pm

Virtual Sol Summit 2021 will be a dynamic 3-day event that will be a fusion of panels, workshops, culture, and climate! Community, organizers, creatives, and elected officials will have the opportunity to learn what their role is in the climate justice movement.
Earth Day April 22, 2021
11:30 am – 12:30 pm This mixer will engage faculty, community leaders, and alum to expose students to climate and environmental justice as a career avenue, research topic, graduate school discipline, and community service initiative.
6 pm -8 pm Sol Nation will partner with the Black Alumni Chapter of UNCC to present Black is the New Green moderated by Bevy Smith, best known for her work as a co-host on Bravo’s fashion-themed talk show Fashion Queens, will discuss the intersection of environmental and social justice and how it will affect Black futures.
Friday, April 23rd, 2021
Sol Summit Concert 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Every movement needs music right?? Poets and musicians will come together to put the environmental justice movement into artful words and music. We will have some special guest appearances and our featured artist will be 2021 Grist 50 artist Benny Starr!
Saturday. April 24th, 2021
The Summit 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Panels, breakout sessions, and workshops to share, learn, and digest some of the most relevant topics in climate justice affecting Black and POC people today.
This will be one of the most engaging, cultured, and information-packed climate justice summits! Get your tickets today!!
A portion of ticket sales will go to the UNCC Black Alumni Chapter Social Justice Scholarship!


April 22, 2021 @ 9:30 am
April 24, 2021 @ 7:00 pm