Student’s Corner


As the new writing intern for Facilities Team Green, upon reading my  bio, some of you may still be wondering, “why is a political science major working for a sustainability blog?” Well, my friends, it actually makes sense. Writing… Read More

Tips for a “Greener” Holiday

Romance . Candles.

The holidays can be a great time to relax, spend time with friends and family, exchange gifts, and share delicious food. However, the days leading up to the holidays can be hectic and stressful. Making sustainable choices during… 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

Golisano Children’s Hospital


This past July, The University of Rochester Medical Center opened its doors to the Golisano Children’s Hospital— a new $145 million hospital with eight floors and approximately 245,000 square feet of space for children and their families. The… Read More

“How Low Can We Go” Initiative

Friends, schools, businesses, and towns, globally, are taking fossil fuel use as low as we can go on November 30, 2015, to show support for the United Nations Climate Change Conference convening in Paris, France, where representatives from 195… Read More