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Recipient of a 2012 Second Nature Climate Leadership Award. One of eight colleges across the country to receive an "A" on the 2011 College Sustainability Report Card.

Better World Handbook

What will you do to create a better world?

Discover what you can do to help create a better world--starting with yourself, your loved ones, and your community. Join us in a 4-part discussion led by Brett Johnson, Luther professor and co-author of The Better World Handbook.

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I-ImactNow Donation

Got extra meals?  Donate them to I-ImapctNow to help develop an irrigation-based farming cooperative in Ethiopia!

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2011 Groundswell Summer Practicum

The Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming, in cooperation with Tompkins Cortland Community College, is offering an 8-week, 6-credit course about sustainable farming. Open to students and community members age 18 and up.

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The Responsible Endowment Coalition is hiring

The Responsible Endowment Coalition is hiring. “How would you change the world with one million dollars? What about $10 million, $100 million, or $1 billion? REC can help you discover the immense potential your school's endowment holds - and then give you everything you need to make change happen on your campus!

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Luther Gardens

Sustainability to offer gardening classes for area residents

April 21, 2011      

Luther College Sustainability, in collaboration with the Pepperfield Project, will offer a series of three gardening classes for Decorah area residents: "Gardening 101," Saturday, April 30; "Planning a Fall Garden," Saturday, June 18; and "Extending the Season," Saturday, Aug. 6.

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Sustainability challenges community to 'Veg Yourself Pledge'

April 21, 2011 

Luther College Sustainability is challenging people to participate in "The Veg Yourself Pledge," a project to join Luther students, faculty and staff in a pledge to eat vegetarian at least once a week until the end of the college's spring semester, May 22.

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Earth Day Event: Celebrating Sustainable Transportation

Sore feet? Sick of walking everywhere? Need to get everywhere faster? Then it's time to ride your bike! Join Environmental Concerns Organization's bike day, and commit to ride your bike everywhere next Wednesday, April 20th! There will be outdoor games, an organized bike ride, and a movie with good conversation to follow too.

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