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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.

Real Food Challenge

Real Food Rising Summit

The Real Food Rising Summit is being hosted in Minneapolis on October 11-14th. This summit brings together over 250 student leaders from colleges and universities around the country for a full weekend of training, strategizing, and action.

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College Ministries

Fall Chapel Series Features Sustainability

The fall Chapel series "What we need is here: Living in Sustainable Communities" will draw from texts throughout Scripture and from the wisdom of various disciplines to engage in conversation about sustainable living in everything from the environment to our own schedules. 

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Søren Hermansen

Søren Hermansen Lecture

Søren Hermansen of Denmark will be in Decorah on Oct 3rd to present on the energy self-sufficient island of Samsø, Denmark.  The lecture "The Great Transition – Starting Now! Experiences from Denmark on the Renewable Energy Island, Samsø" will take place in Olin Hall room 102 at 7pm.

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Center for Sustainable Communities Welcomes Six new AmeriCorps and FoodCorps Members

Luther College's Center for Sustainable Communities welcomes six new AmeriCorps and FoodCorps members to help transform school environments across the Northeast Iowa region. This dedicated and diverse group of individuals comes from across the nation to volunteer for a year of service with one common goal: to help create a just and vibrant local food system and build active local communities.

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Luther Reuse Sale

Trash to Treasure Sale

Stop by this year's Trash to Treasure sale held May 17th and 20th in the red barn to peruse all kinds of treasures left behind by students during move-out.

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Decorah Public Seed Library

This year, the Decorah Public Library is teaming up with Seed Savers to provide a workshop on planning your garden for seed saving and the new seed lending program at the library! Join us April 30th at the library for the kickoff event!

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Green Team

Be a Green Team Volunteer!

Interested in helping next-year’s first year students realize the importance of sustainability on Luther’s campus?  Volunteer to be a Green Team member for orientation weekend! 

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Ashmore-Jewell Barn

Bargain Barn Sale

Luther College is going to have another Bargain Barn Sale Thursday, May 2nd from 5:00to 7:00PM.

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