Recycling Updates for the 2015-2016 Academic Year

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As a fresh academic year begins at the University of Rochester, there are some new changes regarding recycling on campus. This past summer, some overall improvements were made as a result of a research project that was conducted,… Read More

Fifth Annual Shred Fest Tears it Up

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The University of Rochester’s fifth annual Shred Fest event took place on Friday, July 17th and, once again, it was very successful. Shred Fest offers a convenient way for members of the University to get rid of their… Read More

U OF R SHOWS OFF ITS GREEN

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Last month, the University of Rochester was honored to have three visitors from Nanjing tour its gardens. The group came from the Nanjing Botanical Garden through the Institute of Botany at the Jiangsu Province and Chinese Academy of… Read More

STRENGTHENING THE COMMUNITY THROUGH LOCAL FOOD

Dell Ippoloto, left of Bolton Farms sells kale to Shirley Cappiello.  // University of Rochester's Well-U hosts the grand opening of the University Farmers Market in the URMC Flaum Atrium March 5, 2014. // photo by J. Adam Fenster / University of Rochester

Well-U is a unique department of the University of Rochester that aims to improve the health and wellness of University employees. Well-U encourages healthy behaviors by providing accessible options for the University’s employees. Many of the departments’ efforts… Read More

CHILLING FREELY AND FEELING COOL

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The Central Utilities Plant was originally built in 1970 and has been an integral part of the University for over 40 years now. The plant provides steam, electricity, hot water, and chilled water to the University of Rochester… Read More