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  • Spend Unpower Hour at the Samuel J. Wood Library

  •  The Samuel J. Wood Library at Weill Cornell Medicine is hosting a special event for Unpower Hour 2017. If there is no Green Leader in your area, please visit the library to learn about sustainable practices, enjoy their latest art show and movie screenings, and take advantage of their many... [more]

Posted on 03/22/2017 in | Permalink

  • 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

  • Unpower Hour 2016

  • Thursday March 24th, 2016 from 2PM - 3PM is our Unpower Hour.  The campus is powering down as a workday version of the Earth Hour. You can sign up with the Green Leader in your or become a Green Leader; and help recruit coworkers, or sign up on line.  You can also sign up for the global Earth... [more]

Posted on 03/11/2016 in | Permalink

  • Earth Hour 2016

  • Join students, faculty and staff in our campus and millions of people around the world and take part in Earth Hour, the World Wildlife Fund annual symbolic lights out event from 8:30 to 9:30 PM local time. You can celebrate Earth Hour at home, invite your friends over for a "black-out party" or... [more]

Posted on 03/11/2016 in earth hour, unpower hour | Permalink

  • 2015 EarthHour and Unpower Hours

  • Thursday April 2nd, 2015 from 2PM - 3PM is our Unpower Hour.  The campus is powering down as a workday version of the Earth Hour.  Sign up with the green leader in your area.  And you can also sign up on line.  You can also sign up for the global... [more]

Posted on 03/17/2015 in | Permalink


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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!