Alumna Christine Meling '10 awarded Clinton Global Initiative University grant
Luther alumna Christine Meling '10 has been awarded a Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) Outstanding Commitment Award grant for $5,000 to fund her commitment titled "Sewing for the Next Generation." Meling will oversee the production of school uniforms for families that can't afford them in the village of Yari, Boma, in southern Sudan. more info
Luther Social Work Grads Join Lutheran Volunteer Corps
Each year some of our Luther Social Work graduates choose to volunteer for a year or two before going on to graduate school or a paying job. Some of the more popular programs are AmeriCorps, Lutheran Volunteer Corps, and the Peace Corps.
Here are three alums from last spring's graduating class who joined the Lutheran Volunteer Corps:
Abby Martin—Omaha, 2nd from left, back row
Sally Ea—Seattle, 2nd from left, front row
Courtney Guntly—Wilmington, 2nd from right, back row