Sustainability Research Internships Summer 2017

The College is again sponsoring sustainability-related summer internships for students enrolled in undergraduate programs in the College. The purpose of these internships is to provide University of Rochester students with research-based learning experiences, working with UR faculty on… Read More

University Scoring Big in Recycling Competitions

The GameDay Recycling Challenge is a nationwide competition among universities to reduce and recycle the waste generated at home football games. This season, the University of Rochester placed fourth in the country, with a waste diversion rate of… Read More

Little Free Library Books

The University implemented its first Little Free Library in our Whipple Park community during the summer of 2014. Since then we have added three more. They are located in University Park, The Children’s School at URMC (pictured above), and in the… Read More

RecycleMania is Coming Soon!

Students are back on campus and classes are about to begin for the Spring 2017 Semester! The onset of each spring semester (or winter as we call it in Rochester), marks the upcoming onset of the annual RecycleMania competition… Read More

More Recycling Containers

If you have spent any time on the UR campus this past year, then you have probably noticed one thing that is plainly visible. There has been a whole lot of construction happening in various areas! New buildings, like… Read More