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Earth Hour/Unpower Hour 2010

Saturday Night was the big Earth Hour switch off. Visit our Facebook Group: WCMC Sustainability and see how people cut off lights and non-essential power for the hour from 8:30PM - 9:30PM. And join us on Thursday April 1st for the at work version from 2PM-3PM.

Less Waste at Lunch - Nov 5

On Thursday, November 5 at 11:45AM - 12:55PM. Meet at the Garden Cafe: Bring or buy your lunch -- and bring your cloth napkins and silverware

Film Screening - The 11th Hour

Students enjoyed green prizes and local food offered during the showing of this green documentary.

Did You Know

  • Glass can be recycled an infinite number of times.

Upcoming Events

  • Earth Hour 2018- Be a Green Leader!
  • For the tenth year in a row,  we are gearing up to kick off Weill Cornell Medicine's year-long energy savings plan, and need your help to make it happen.

    Join us as a Green Leader and enroll coworkers in your area for both the WCM Unpower Hour 2018 on Thursday, March 22 Earth Hour 2018 on Saturday, March 24
    Earth Hour is an initiative by WWF to create awareness about climate change and the power of individuals to create a tangible positive impact on the planet. Every year, millions of people around the world take part in this annual symbolic lights out event on a Saturday night, from 8:30 to 9:30 PM local time. Weill Cornell Medicine is joining this event for the tenth consecutive year with its work-day version of Earth Hour on Thursday, March 22 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM . 
    As a Green Leader, you can help us by signing up colleagues in your area before the events. We'll give you free gifts to hand out and a green shopping bag full of eco-friendly goodies.
    Help us break records in attendance again and raise awareness for a sustainable approach at work, school, and home!