Environmental Movies to Watch on Netflix


If you’re like most college students (or really anyone, let’s be honest), you’ve spent a good few hours watching shows and movies on Netflix. Many of us probably feel guilty about the time we’ve wasted on the beloved… Read More



The Central Utilities Plant was originally built in 1970 and has been an integral part of the University for over 40 years now. The plant provides steam, electricity, hot water, and chilled water to the University of Rochester… Read More

Student’s Corner


Working for Facilities’ Support Operations Department with the Recycling Program at the University of Rochester this summer, I am given the opportunity to help out in some pretty great events that not only provide a convenience, but also… Read More

Three sustainable travel tips


With summer on the way, students, faculty, and staff are frequently looking to travel! Ecotourism is a great traveling alternative, but if that is not a good fit, travelers can enact ways to be sustainable themselves on their… Read More

Summer Projects


Who doesn’t love summer? With the harsh winter we had this year in Rochester, this one feels particularly rewarding. One of the perks of summer here is that we are able to hire student interns to join Facilities… Read More