University Recognized as STARS Silver Institution

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The University has been recognized as a STARS Silver Institution by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). Across six continents, over 650 institutions participate in the AASHE Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System… Read More

Applications Open for Young Investigator Scholarship

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The CCREF Young Investigator Scholarship awards a $2,500 scholarship to encourage college-level compost research projects. In this way, we recruit tomorrow’s generation of industry experts and researchers! WHO SHOULD APPLY: College students with projects about the compost process, the application… Read More

RIT Student Climate Leadership Summit Update

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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

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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