University Facilities and Services is pleased to announce Sherin George as the new Green Reps Program Coordinator. Green Reps are a team of University of Rochester employees from many different departments who care about workplace sustainability. They act… Read More


In effort to reduce the amount of waste associated with student move-in, many different University departments on campus have worked together to responsibly recycle or even donate items that would have otherwise been disposed of. These are small-scale… Read More

Wilson Day Service Projects Promote Sustainability

On Monday, August 28, the Rochester Center for Community Leadership (RCCL) held its annual Wilson Day event as a part of Orientation. Established by Theresa Guenther (Class of ’90) in 1988, Wilson Day is a day of community… Read More

Riding to a Sustainable Future: University Sponsors Zagster Bike Share Program

Whether you are an avid cyclist or someone looking for a new way to commute, there is something new to be excited about! The City of Rochester just launched Zagster, a bike share program that lets you ride… Read More

Shred Fest 2017: Second Largest Event to Date

On Friday, July 21, the University of Rochester held its seventh annual Shred Fest for University employees. This event is hosted by University Facilities and Services and it provides employees an opportunity to securely destroy and recycle their… Read More