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Five Questions with Rebecca Murry, Education

1. Tell us a little about your background and how you came to EDTx? I love working with students! I’ve taught and advised students for more than 10 years. My goal in life is to help young people gain exposure and utilize resources in the community and at school. When students connect with local organizations…

April 23, 2017 • Event News

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Five Questions with Matt Myers, Tech & Innovation

1. Tell us a little about your background and how did you start working at Earth Day Texas? I met our founder, Trammell S. Crow, in Shanghai back in 2009.  My graduate studies at Tsinghua University focused on China’s economic development and climate change.  My passion for having a positive impact on the planet grew…

April 22, 2017 • Event NewsExhibitor SpotlightTechnology & Innovation

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Energy Secretary Rick Perry: Earth Day Texas Can "Showcase the Diversity" of What Texas Does For Energy Innovation

From growing up in a small rural town in Texas to becoming governor of his home state for 14 years to his appointment from the white house as Secretary of Energy – Rick Perry is a Texas legend. Conservation and the environment have been a big part of Perry’s life, and in 2017 he spent…

April 22, 2017 • Event NewsPolicy & Industry

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Five Reasons to Bring Your Family to EarthX 2018

Earth Day Texas 2016, at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. At EarthX, we believe in the importance of creating and supporting the innovations that will bring us a more sustainable future for the next generation. That is why we have included fun and interactive events and exhibits for children and families to get involved. It…

April 20, 2017 • Academic, Culture & CommunityChildren & FamilyEvent NewsYouth

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Saving the 'Blue Heart' of the Planet One Hope Spot at a Time

Covering over 70 percent of the earth’s surface and home for 97% of life on Earth, the ocean acts as a natural life support system, driving climate and weather, stabilizing temperature, and shaping the Earth’s chemistry. Over the past 50 years, we have drawn down the ocean’s assets rapidly with a significant loss of coral…

March 10, 2017 • Event NewsExhibitor SpotlightNatural Resources & Conservation

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Everything You Wanted to Know About the Oil and Gas Industry But Were Too Afraid to Ask

When you think of the trailblazers in environmentally conscious thought leadership, you might not think of the oil and gas industry – but you haven’t met Ryan Sitton. This year at EarthX we are proud to have oil and gas engineering expert and small business owner, Ryan Sitton as a speaker at our Responsible Oil &…

February 22, 2017 • Event NewsExhibitor SpotlightPolicy & Industry

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Earth Day Texas Is This Weekend

DALLAS (April 18, 2016) – The spring weather isn’t the only reason North Texas has turned emerald green this week. The world’s largest annual green exhibition – Earth Day Texas (EDTx) — kicks of this Friday, April 22 at 10 a.m. at Dallas’ Fair Park. The free celebration runs through Sunday and is open each…

April 20, 2016 • Event NewsPress Room

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Renown Speaker Lineup Announced

DALLAS (March 22) – Earth Day Texas (EDTX) is proud to announce experts in areas ranging from renewable energy to community gardens and ocean conservation to urban planning, will once again take the stage at Fair Park, April 22-24. The Green Speaker Series is a cornerstone of EDTx’s mission to promote environmental education. It allows…

March 22, 2016 • Event NewsPress Room

In 1867, Jefferson, TX became the first town in Texas to use natural gas for artificial lighting purposes.

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