Student’s Corner

Last week on social media, there was an uproar over the killing of Cecil the Southwestern African Lion, who had been living in Hwange National Park of Zimbabwe. The lion had been a personal favorite of tourists and… Read More

Two Tricks to Keep Summer Pests Away Without Pesticides


Bzzzzzzzzzz! It’s that time of year and they’re out there again! Last summer I came across a couple of eco-friendly DIY pest control traps, both using materials we commonly have laying around at home. The best part is they… Read More

University Facilities and Services and Environmental Health and Safety announce this year’s Winter Contest Winners


Shuffles, the University winter safety penguin, is pleased to announce that the 2015 Together We Can winter contest is complete and the winners selected. The contest asked for UR community members to nominate someone who assisted them during… Read More

Go Green this Earth Day


In celebration of Earth Day, the University of Rochester offers multiple ways to pay tribute to the environment. Employees, faculty, and students alike are invited to get involved in order to help support the University community’s dedication to… Read More

Facilities Offering an Earth Week Tour for Students

  Hey, UR students! Are you interested in a behind the scenes look at the University’s sustainable efforts? In celebration of Earth Day (4/22), University Facilities and Services is offering a tour the week of April 20 for… Read More