Student’s Corner

Flint River

The Flint River runs through the city of Flint,Michigan, just like the Genesee River runs through the city of Rochester, New York. Last week’s Go Green article written by Julie Elliot, Class of 2015, focused on getting to know… Read More

How to extend your smartphone battery life


Every night, I have to plug in my iPhone to charge it. If I don’t, I’ll wake up to a phone that will only get me through about an hour of the day, and then I’m stranded with… Read More

Summer 2016 Sustainability Research Internships Announced


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 UR students with opportunities to contribute to faculty sustainability research and course development… Read More

RecycleMania 2016 Begins


For the seventh year in a row, the University will again partake in RecycleMania, a competition in which colleges and universities come together to promote the importance of recycling. RecycleMania originally emerged when a preexisting sports rivalry prompted… Read More

Student’s Corner


Everyone knows that smoking kills, yet smoking is still painfully present on the University of Rochester campus. While the University has a ban on smoking within 30 feet from building entrances, this policy is rarely followed and is… Read More