A Campus Attraction You Didn’t Know Existed: The Gilbert Gardens

Tucked on a sunken piece of land behind Gilbert residence hall, six garden beds are part of one of the U of R’s greatest hidden treasures. You may not notice Read More …

New Life to an Old Beech Tree

Our Horticulture and Grounds department does a wonderful job in helping the trees in our Arboretum flourish and preserving them whenever possible. However, there are times when trees become diseased beyond repair or hazardous and must come down. Then there are other times when nature takes them down.

University of Rochester Recognized for Sustainability Efforts

The University of Rochester has recently won two awards that recognize the school’s environmental efforts regarding transportation and grounds management. The first is the Greater Valley Forge (GVF) Sustainable Award. Read More …