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

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:

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

University Team Discovers a More Efficient Way to Convert Alternative Fuel

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Like ethanol, butanol can be used as a fuel additive to gasoline as a way to reduce harmful vehicle emissions. In just six months, Professor William Jones’ University research team developed an efficient route to n-butanol, making it… Read More

Earth Hour to be Celebrated by Astronomy Club

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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