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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.


Buckthorn Blitz

Volunteers are needed for the Buckthorn Blitz to be held Sunday, October 21 from 1:30-4 pm. Join in helping clear Luther's own Hickory Ridge Woods from invasive species!

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Local Foods Month

October is Local Foods Month at Luther! Look for events such as 'The Taste Of Decorah', cooking classes, Seed Savers, Organic Farms Trips, and more! 'The Taste of Decorah' is our first event to be held on Monday October 8th at 8pm. There will be salsa tasting made from local ingredients for free at all the residence halls! Come sample some salsa and learn about local foods from your resident Sustainability Representative!

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Oneota Co-op

Co-op Tour

Want to know more about the Co-op?   Join us for a tour of the Co-op this Wednesday, Oct. 3rd, at 6:45pm!

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Farmer's Market

Community Market Walks

Join the walk from campus to the Decorah Farmer's Market. Bring your friends and make some along the way!

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Water Street

Green Business Council Internship Opportunity

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.

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Canned goods

Free Home Preservation Class

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.

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