Sustainability-Related Coursework Offered at the University

What do Rachel Carson, Edward O. Wilson, and Bill McKibben have in common? Each of these people has brought certain environmental issues to society’s attention.  However, their similarities are more than just their professional accomplishments. Each person studied… Read More

REMINDER: E-CYCLE DAY THIS FRIDAY!

Just a friendly reminder that E-cycle Day is happening this Friday, November 10. Read the full details here.

OUTDOOR RECYCLING EXPANSION ON THE RIVER CAMPUS

University Facilities and Services has implemented more outdoor recycling containers on the River Campus, making the choice to recycle more convenient and widely available. These ten new containers are a combination of “Big Belly” Solar Powered Trash Compactor… Read More

GameDay Recycling Challenge Resuts

We did it again!! For the third year in a row, the University has maintained its status in running a true zero-waste event during the GameDay Recycling Challenge held during our homecoming football game. A tremendous THANK YOU… Read More

NEW GREEN REPS PROGRAM COORDINATOR

University Facilities and Services is pleased to announce Sherin George as the new Green Reps Program Coordinator. Green Reps are a team of University of Rochester employees from many different departments who care about workplace sustainability. They act… Read More