Riding to a Sustainable Future: University Sponsors Zagster Bike Share Program

Whether you are an avid cyclist or someone looking for a new way to commute, there is something new to be excited about! The City of Rochester just launched Zagster, a bike share program that lets you ride… Read More

Summer Interns

You may have noticed while reading the Students Corner that we have welcomed two new student interns.  We are exciting to introduce Patricia and Michaela who are here with us for the summer! Patricia Van Valkenburgh (pictured right… Read More

Bicycle Programs Pedaling to a Sustainable Future

City Cycles

The University of Rochester encourages bicycling through UR Connections as an alternative option for transportation. UR Connections is the University’s campaign to promote the use of transportation alternatives that assist in reducing commuting costs for employees, reducing campus congestion, and… Read More

12 Electric and Hybrid Cars You will want to own

Most people know that driving a car everyday isn’t very sustainable but it is also one of the hardest lifestyle changes to make. If you live far away from work and carpooling and public transportation aren’t an option,… Read More


Hello! Allow me to introduce myself as the new Sustainability Research Intern for Facilities Team Green this summer. I’m Adil, a rising Junior majoring in International Relations and Psychology at University of Rochester. I’m excited to be spending… Read More