Sustainability Month at Cornell

The month of April marks Cornell’s annual celebration of all things campus, community, and global sustainability. The campus will bloom with exhibits, lectures, bike to work events, a fun run, environmental fashion and other learning opportunities for sustainability.

2019 Sustainability Month Poster

Sustainability Month 2019 

This April Cornell will celebrate Sustainability Month for the 11th year in a row! Everyone on campus is welcome to plan events and celebrate.  Last year, Cornell hosted 60+ events in nearly every college and unit.  How will you celebrate our commitment and progress, and new ways we can learn as a community?

How to Participate

Events for Sustainability Month can be hosted by anyone.  Simply create an event and follow the instructions below to have your activity featured in campus-wide publicity. Do you have an idea about collaborating on events, or have a resource or other non-event promotion you would like to share for Sustainability Month? Email for further support. 

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Feature Your Event

The Campus Sustainability Office creates a feature poster for Sustainability Month. To have your event featured in weekly updates to the campus and the annual poster, follow these instructions:

  • Create an event in the Cornell events calendar

  • The event should be hosted during April, but events hosted a few days before or after the month may also be included

  • Tag “Sustainability” under “Departments.” Use the Ctrl button to choose multiple departments.