Year-end Donation Programs Start Today!

moving out

Moving out? Do you have unwanted stuff in your dorm room that you want to get rid of? Don’t trash it; donate it instead! The University offers two programs to get rid of your items in a responsible… Read More

Student’s Corner


After weeks of putting it off, this past Tuesday I decided to purchase my graduation cap and gown. $73 transformed itself into one semi-wrinkled black gown, one graduation hood alluding to my collegiality, and one black graduation cap… Read More

Departmental Competition for Eyeglasses Collection


In the competitive spirit of RecycleMania, we added a departmental competition to the March collection for eyeglasses. An award will be granted to the department who collects the greatest number of pairs and another granted to the department… Read More

EcoReps Receive Grant for Plastic Bag Reduction Campaign

Plastic Bags

The University of Rochester has been awarded a College Council Grant for innovative environmental projects through the New York State Association for Reduction, Reuse and Recycling (NYSAR3). The $2,747 grant will be used to implement a three-part plan… Read More

RIT Climate Leadership Summit April 30


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