Luther to host 5th UMACS Conference

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.

UMACS 5th Regional Conference: Luther College, Decorah, IA, Nov 7-9th, 2013

Celebrating Success, Building Community, Taking Action

Luther College is excited to host the 5th Regional Conference! The theme for the conference is "Celebrating Success, Building Community, Taking Action." There will be poster presentations and a keynote speech by Chad Pegracke. Many other additional sessions will be incorporated throughout the conference to create further opportunities to learn from common challenges, discuss ideas, and showcase success stories.

2013 is a milestone as UMACS holds its 5th regional conference promoting sustainability.  Join us as we celebrate sustainability success stories, work to build community, and instigate action to address the many challenges of climate change and (un)sustainability. More information and registration can be found at Registration is FREE for Luther students, faculty, and staff!

UMACS Regional Conference in partnership with Second Nature

UMACS  is excited to partner with Second Nature and their Midwest Regional Collaborative Symposium.  In addition to the normal program of presentations and posters from schools throughout the Midwest, Second Nature will bring specialized sessions related to the President's Climate Commitment.  As a result of this partnership, an ACUPCC Pre-Conference Event, consisting of a Climate Action Planning Workshop on the evening of November 7th and a Networking Breakfast on the morning of November 8th have been added to the main conference.

In partnership with Second Nature and the ACUPCC, a pre-conference focused on climate action planning will be held. More information on the pre-conference can be found here.