Composting for beginners

Composting is an easy way to reduce the impact of wasted food and the need for chemical fertilizers in your yard! Get started today with the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County.

Reduce, reuse, recycle, read ♻

Earth-friendly building materials

AAP alumni Katie MacDonald ’13 and Kyle Schumann ’13 founded After Architecture, a Charlottesville, Virginia-based practice that is looking to expand the use of natural building materials, grown or harvested.
AAP alumni Katie MacDonald ’13 and Kyle Schumann ’13 founded After Architecture, a Charlottesville, Virginia-based practice that is looking to expand the use of natural building materials, grown or harvested.

Earth Day crafts: Upcycle your old Cornell tee shirts! 👕

Upcycled Cornell tee shirt wall art.
Upcycled Cornell tee shirt wall art.

Have some old Cornell tee shirts lying around? Download our super-simple guide to upcycling them into Big Red wall art, a cozy pillow, or a no-sew reusable bag!

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10 minutes is all you need! 🌳

A Cornell research team reported that as little as 10 minutes outside can help you feel happier and less stressed.

Yarn made from seaweed! 🐟

The fashion industry produces 10% of the world's carbon emissions, and Minji Kim MS ’14, PhD ’19 is working to change that.
The fashion industry produces 10% of the world’s carbon emissions, and Minji Kim MS ’14, PhD ’19 is working to change that.

University-wide sustainability