RIT Student Climate Leadership Summit Update


A reminder that this event is taking place this Saturday, April 30. To register please visit www.leadonclimate.us/rochester. View the agenda below:

EcoReps Receive Grant for Plastic Bag Reduction Campaign

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The University of Rochester has been awarded a College Council Grant for innovative environmental projects through the New York State Association for Reduction, Reuse and Recycling (NYSAR3). The $2,747 grant will be used to implement a three-part plan… Read More

RIT Climate Leadership Summit April 30


Our friends at RIT are holding this event next month and are currently seeking presenters. Here is the information we received from them:   You’re invited to the RIT Climate Summit! This is a conference during which local… Read More

Earth Hour to be Celebrated by Astronomy Club


Earth Hour is a WWF promoted movement aimed at raising awareness for climate change, energy efficiency, light pollution, and other important environmental issues. Earth Hour was famously started as a lights-off event in Sydney, Australia in 2007. Since then… Read More

Genesee RiverWatch 2016 Update

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Last week’s Go Green article, Get to Know the Genesee, aimed to get you in touch with a big part of the University’s natural environment. Rather timely, the first newsletter of 2016 was just distributed for the Genesee RiverWatch… Read More