Save the date – 40th Annual CEI Community Salute to the Environment

Save the date!! The Center for Environmental Initiatives (CEI) is hosting its 40th Annual Community Salute to the Environment on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. Come join us to celebrate CEI’s 40th Anniversary, our Environmental Award recipients and our… Read More

O’Brien Hall Receives NYSERDA Award

O'Brien Hall

In addition to being officially recognized as a LEED Gold building, O’Brien Hall just received $59,361 from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)for the installation of energy ifficiency measures as part of the New… Read More

O’Brien Hall Earns LEED Gold Certification


    It’s official! See the article from the University of Rochester newsroom: The University of Rochester’s newest campus residence, O’Brien Hall, has earned LEED® Gold certification, established by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified by… Read More

Built for the Future: Raymond F. LeChase Hall


The new home of the Margaret Warner Graduate School of Education and Human Development, Raymond F. LeChase Hall, was built with regard to the principles and practices of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). LEED consists of… Read More

Strong Memorial Hospital: Café Renovation

Photo provided by SWBR Architects

Those who frequent Strong Memorial Hospital have probably seen the new, fabulous remodeled ‘Café 601’, completed in late 2012. The new facilities include new cooking equipment, food stations, salad bar, beverage dispensers, and a recycling center. In addition… Read More