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  • Earth Hour 2017 is 3 Days Away

  • Saturday March 25th marks the 10th anniversary of Earth Hour, a global initiative from the WWF to create awareness of our impact in the environment and take a stand to Change Climate Change. Do your part by spreading the word and joining millions around the planet in turning off as... [more]

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  • Unpower Hour 2017: Calling All Green Leaders

  • Update: Green Kits are ready for pickup! if you're a Green leader, check your email for more instructions. If you haven't signed up yet, there is still time; read on for more details.As is our yearly tradition, we are gearing up to kick off Weill Cornell Medicine's year-long energy savings... [more]

Posted on 03/22/2017 in | Permalink

  • Thank You for joining Unpower Hour 2016

  •  As is our yearly tradition, our campus joined Earth Hour 2016 and our own workday version, Unpower Hour. Hundreds of students, faculty and staff from almost every department participated either via Web or by signing up locally with the Green Leaders in each area. The events sparked many conversations on how to be... [more]

Posted on 03/29/2016 in earth hour, energy, green bag, green leader, green team, unpower hour | Permalink

  • Leaders for Earth Hour 2015

  • We are ready to launch our big events and you can sign up to be a Green Leader. Click the title of this post to request to become a Green Leader. It is easy and fun to enroll coworkers [more]

Posted on 03/17/2015 in | Permalink

  • Green Leaders for EarthHour2013

  • Be a Green Leader! Promotional kits are ready for pick up. We need leader volunteers to sign up participants and raffle off earth friendly prizes... [more]

Posted on 03/15/2013 in | Permalink


Did You Know

  • NewYork Presbyterian and Columbia have partered with - Greenmarket  offering a farmer's market every Tuesday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm through November; on Fort Washington Avenue between 168th and 169th streets.


Upcoming Events

  • Unpower Hour 2017: Calling All Green Leaders
  • Update: Green Kits are ready for pickup! if you're a Green leader, check your email for more instructions. If you haven't signed up yet, there is still time; read on for more details.
    As is our yearly tradition, 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 Earth Hour 2017 on Saturday, March 25 and the WCM Unpower Hour 2017 on Thursday, March 30
    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 ninth year in a row and will be doing a work-day version of Earth Hour on Thursday, March 30 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.
    Over 1,000 faculty, students, and staff participated last year- Let's break the record again!