University Ranks Second in National Recycling Competition

The University of Rochester scored second place nationally in the Waste Diversion category of the 2017 GameDay Recycling Challenge! The GameDay Recycling Challenge is a national collegiate football waste reduction competition administered by the College and University Recycling… Read More

Take the First Step

Today we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. who continues to inspire us today, not just in civil rights, but in general leadership, activism, change movements, non-violence, and has left us with many wonderful quotes that can be… Read More

Genesee Hall Achieves LEED Silver Certification

Genesee Hall, the newest residence hall on the River Campus, was recently awarded LEED Silver Certification. According to the U.S. Green Building Council, “LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the most widely used green building… Read More

Student’s Corner

2018 is here! Happy New Year! In the joy of the new adventure, I would like to reflect on my EcoReps experience last year. During the fall semester, I had the pleasure of taking the EcoReps class which… Read More

Sustainability Superstar

Happy New Year! ’Tis the season for giving, which is why we’re spotlighting Lesia Vincent, this month’s Sustainability Superstar. She donated books to the Little Free Library program, a “take a book, return a book” free book exchange…. Read More