Sustainability in the News

All press releases related to sustainability at Luther.

Luther gives Loras College sustainability tour

Nov. 8, 2010

Luther College shared its sustainability initiatives in October when it hosted a tour for nine students, faculty and coordinators from Loras College and the Dubuque area who are facilitating their community's green programs. 

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President Richard L. Torgerson, Ph.D.

Luther President Torgerson named to Climate Commitment steering committee

Nov. 2, 2010

Luther College President Richard Torgerson has been elected to the 2011 steering committee of the American College and University Presidents' Climate Commitment. President Torgerson was one of 17 college presidents and chancellors confirmed Oct. 13 as members of the steering committee at the ACUPCC Climate Leadership Summit in Denver. 

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College implements office supplies reuse station

Oct. 15, 2010

From staplers to scissors and pens to paper clips, the Luther College Office Supplies Reuse Station provides Luther students, faculty and staff with the opportunity to sustainably dispose of and acquire office and school supplies.

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College recycles with new Reuse Sales

Oct. 11, 2010

Luther College is looking to reduce, reuse and recycle year round with the Luther Reuse Sales. A replacement for the annual Luther College auction, the Luther Reuse Sales will offer a variety of items no longer used by the college.

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