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RecycleMania: Kick the Cup Coffee

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

Ho Plaza outside Willard Straight Hall

Did you know?  Over one million disposable cups are used on Cornell’s campus each year. Try bringing a reusable mug (and utensils and containers) when you eat on campus!

Kick the Cup Coffee (Every Wednesday)
*Bring your own mug*
      Date:  Wednesdays over 8 weeks
           from February 8th – March 29th
      Time:  10:00am-12:00pm
      Location:  Ho Plaza outside Willard Straight Hall
      Provided: Coffee, hot chocolate, tea
      Not provided: Disposable cups!


RecycleMania: Cornell is a participant in the nationwide, 8 week RecycleMania Competition (February 5th – April 1st) - help us win by focusing on waste! Join the entire Cornell community in learning how to reduce personal waste and improve our waste sorting across campus (trash, recycling, compost). Our collective goals as an institution, competing against colleges across the nation, are waste minimization and waste diversion.

Why are recycle bins optimistic? Because they are full of cans!

More RecycleMania events:

  • RecycleMania GameDay Basketball
    Event:  Men’s Basketball: Cornell vs. Yale
    Date:  Saturday, February 4th
    Time:  6:00-8:00pm
    Location:  Bartels Hall

Get Involved: We have opportunities for students, staff and faculty to take on leadership roles and volunteer to improve waste management at Cornell during Recyclemania and throughout the year, including a Student Steering Committee for Recyclemania. 

Please contact the Campus Sustainability Office at to learn more!

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