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    Winter Bike Storage-Free

    October 12, 2012 at 12:55 pm

    Winter Bike Storage is happening Thursday and Friday, Nov. 15 and 16 from 3-6 p.m. Please bring your bike to the rear (east) entrance of the Ashmore-Jewell Barn to have it placed in secure, dry storage by college personnel. For more information please click here. All bikes going into the barn must be registered. This may be done beforehand online by clicking here or at the barn during bike storage.  Read more...

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    Buckthorn Blitz

    October 9, 2012 at 10:57 am

    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!  Read more...

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    Local Foods Month

    October 7, 2012 at 9:22 pm
    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!  Read more...

  • Thorleif Thorleifsson, Norwegian marine explorer and adventurer

    Explorer Thorleifsson to lecture on environmental change and the Arctic Lecture tour organized by the Norwegian Embassy in Washington, D.C.

    October 2, 2012 at 11:54 am

    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.  Read more...

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    Co-op Tour

    October 1, 2012 at 2:57 pm

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

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    SSE Seeking Harvest Festival Volunteers

    September 27, 2012 at 11:35 am

    Seed Savers Exchange is looking for volunteers for their Harvest Festival on October 13th!  Read more...

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    U-Haul Car Share Campus Brand Representative Needed

    September 10, 2012 at 12:39 pm

    U-Haul Car Share, a sustainability initiative for U-Haul International, is looking for a Luther Campus Brand Representative.  Read more...

  • Farmer's Market

    Community Market Walks

    September 6, 2012 at 3:08 pm

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

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    Green Business Council Internship Opportunity

    September 6, 2012 at 1:53 pm

    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.  Read more...

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    Sustainability's Most Popular Programs!

    September 3, 2012 at 9:29 am

    Learn about several of Sustainability's most popular programs and how you can use them this year!  Read more...

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    Winneshiek County Recycling Center Work Study Opportunity

    August 28, 2012 at 2:24 pm

    The Winneshiek County Recycling Department has several work study positions available. Great organization and supervisor willing to incorporate your major/ passions into work.  Read more...

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    Apply for a Part-time Regional Foods Program Assistant Position

    August 2, 2012 at 1:23 pm

    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.   Read more...