Oct. 1, 2012
Thorleif Thorleifsson, Norwegian marine explorer and adventurer, will present the lecture "A Voyage Around the North Pole: Modern Exploration and Climate Change" at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, in the Recital Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus.
Want to know more about the Co-op? Join us for a tour of the Co-op this Wednesday, Oct. 3rd, at 6:45pm!
Seed Savers Exchange is looking for volunteers for their Harvest Festival on October 13th!
U-Haul Car Share, a sustainability initiative for U-Haul International, is looking for a Luther Campus Brand Representative.
Join the walk from campus to the Decorah Farmer's Market. Bring your friends and make some along the way!
Are you interested in helping businesses to become more sustainable? Are you searching for a meaningful off-campus internship experience with the opportunity to make a difference? If so, look no further. The Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce Green Business Council seeks a student intern to assist in the research, education, development and coordination of green business initiatives. Student will receive a stipend and will be expected to work between 5-10 hours a week on a variety of tasks.
Learn about several of Sustainability's most popular programs and how you can use them this year!
The Winneshiek County Recycling Department has several work study positions available. Great organization and supervisor willing to incorporate your major/ passions into work.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is seeking applicants for a part-time position as Regional Foods Program Assistant. Responsibilities include assisting with Family Food Tour duties and working to develop a regional food system organization system.
A Food Preservation 101 class will be offered at the Country Inn and Suites in Decorah on Wednesday 25. It's a fabulous way to learn to process excess garden produce including safe canning, freezing, and dehydrating methods.
July 18, 2012
Today, the U.S. Energy Department launched the "Clean Energy in Our Community" video series, which will feature small communities throughout the country that are striving to become more sustainable, are investing in the green economy, and are bringing the benefits of clean energy to local residents and workers. The Energy Department kicked off the series with a video from Luther College that highlights how Decorah, Iowa is benefiting from the projects undertaken by the college to reduce their energy consumption and deploy clean, renewable energy projects campus-wide.