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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.

DNR Presentation: Iowa’s Clean Power Plan Tonight!

  • Date: May 18, 2015
  • Time: 7:00- 8:30
  • Location: Luther College: Olin 102

Iowa’s Clean Power Plan: Have Your Say

Winneshiek Energy District, in collaboration with Luther College’s Center for Sustainable Communities and the Northeast Iowa Peace and Justice Center, is offering opportunities on May 18 and 19 for local residents to learn about and comment on development of Iowa’s Clean Power Plan. For more information visit the Winneshiek Energy District Website:


Move-out waste options for students

With the end of the academic year approaching quickly, the Center for Sustainable Communities wants to inform all students of waste-reducing options they have as they move out of or to a new residence hall.

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Decorah Garlic Mustard Day- May 2nd

Friends of Decorah Parks is pleased to have Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation join in sponsoring this year’s garlic mustard eradication day at Palisades Park on Saturday, May 2nd.

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Energy Treasure Hunts

Join Center for Sustainable Communities staff for a tour of campus to identify and learn about energy efficiency in this new weekly series.

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