Giving Back

In just the past week alone, I have been blessed to have the opportunity to work with four amazing charitable organizations through the work that I do at the University and in my personal life. A major part… Read More

Campus Food Waste Diverted by Biodigester

As part of the renovation project of Douglass Dining Center which reopened last fall, University of Rochester Dining Services introduced a biodigester as a new way to divert food waste from the landfill. In addition to the University’s… Read More

Sustainability Superstar: Kathy Mihal

Kathleen Mihal of the Department of Pharmacy is no stranger to sustainable initiatives at the the University. As a Green Rep, Kathy has led many efforts from increasing recycling in her department, to getting her department to compete… Read More

Ready, Set, Move-out!!

Getting ready to move 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… Read More

Record Number of Eyeglasses Collected in March Competition

Picture above: Karen Guarino of the Lions Eye Bank at Rochester receives 1,221 pairs of glasses from The University   In conjunction with National Eye Donor Month, University Facilities and Services partnered with Lions Eye Bank at Rochester… Read More