Stetson University


Stetson University Earth Weeks
April 10 - 24

Earth Day

Come celebrate Stetson University Earth Weeks at the Gillespie Museum! We will be hosting many special events such as:

  • Science Cafe
  • Earth Day at Gillespie
  • Earth Day Environmental Forum
  • The opening of the new Stetson Seed Library

» View a full list of events


Sustainabilty Gallery, April 18-May 1

From Monday to Friday the Gillespie Museum will be featuring works from a Digital Arts

student, Annette Morton.

The exhibit combines digital art and the issues of sustainability on our planet currently, taking a closer

look at the relationship between humans and the environment.

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Recomposed: Environmental Installation by Rachel Mathes '14

Recomposed: Environmental Installation

Opening September 27, Common Clay, and Otherwise, is an environmental installation by Rachel Mathes '14, which also features a display on Florida clay.

Continuing Exhibit

A Passion for Collecting: The Legacy of T. B. and Nellie Gillespie

A Passion for Collecting: The Legacy of T. B. and Nellie Gillespie

Come learn about T.B. and Nellie Gillespie's life-long love for mineral collecting, and how their hobby led to the eventual creation of the Gillespie Museum. The exhibit includes historical documents and pictures, many minerals from the historic collection, a timeline depicting the museum from birth to present day, and much more!

Science on Display

Science on Display features an interactive touchscreen computer and hands-on activities for scientists of all ages.

Dates at a Glance

  • April 16: Science Cafe
  • April 18: Earth Day at Gillespie
  • April 22: Earth Day Environmental Forum
  • April 18 to May 1: Sustainability Gallery
  • May 2 - June 8: Museum Closed
  • June 9 - 25: Outdoor Classrooms

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