Recycling Updates for the 2015-2016 Academic Year


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

Results of the 2015 University of Rochester River Campus Recycling Survey

This summer, student sustainability intern Jacob Post, worked closely with recycling coordinator Amy Kadrie, in addressing the feasibility of a single stream system for the residential areas on the River Campus. As part of the project, Jacob created a… Read More

Fifth Annual Shred Fest Tears it Up


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

August Eyeglasses Collection


Did you know that you can recycle your old unwanted prescription and non-prescription eyeglasses, sunglasses, reading glasses, and frames? The Recycling Office, part of University Facilities and Services at the University of Rochester, is working together with the… Read More

Student’s Corner


With my 20th birthday only a week away, the nostalgia of past birthday parties seems to be ever present on my mind. From pirates and roller skating to superheroes and pool parties, my parents must have been driven… Read More