Annual Sustainability Events

Join the Cornell community in celebrating sustainability, win prizes and help co-create an enduring culture of sustainability on campus.

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Energy Smackdown  

Cornell’s annual friendly competition to reduce or eliminate energy use in our personal lives and between buildings.  

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Sustainability Month

April showers bring… Sustainability Month at Cornell’s Ivory Towers. Join us each April to celebrate sustainability.

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During the nationwide RecycleMania competition, join Cornell’s entire community in (re)learning how to reduce personal waste and improve our waste sorting skills.  

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Other Sustainability Events

Every year the Campus Sustainability Office organizes and hosts a Sustainability Leadership Summit.