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

Get to Know the Genesee


The University of Rochester’s River Campus was named after the bordering body of water running alongside its edge. The Genesee Riverway Trail serves as a popular path for runners, walkers, and bikers from the University community to enjoy. Yet, few… Read More

Waste Management Site Wins Conservation Award

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Waste Management is the University of Rochester’s partner in our solid waste and recycling endeavors. The company and its representatives have gone above and beyond to help us meet our sustainability goals, from taking extra steps during the… Read More

Climate Talk Live Broadcast on Wednesday 12/9


On Wednesday, December 9th the BRIC House in Downtown Brooklyn will present a live-broadcast, town hall-style discussion on the effects of climate change and the direct impact it has on New Yorkers called The Cost of an Urban… Read More

Careers in Sustainability

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As the idea of sustainability and protecting our planet grows around the world, the number of jobs in the environmental field continues to increase. The sustainability industry will continue to expand as natural resources and energy become more… Read More