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Luther College on Sierra Club's Cool Schools list
Valparaiso University's new LEED certified Fites Center
Muhlenberg College's Green Rooftop and tilapia farm
Augustana College-Rock Island has a new Upper Mississippi Studies Center
Augustana College-Rock Island-interview with Garry Griffith about Farm2Fork Program
Bethany College featured in World Water Day article
A hands on environmental education at St. Olaf
Luther College professor develops Rideshare program
Concordia College's 4th Annual 100-mile Thanksgiving Farmer's Market
Gustavus Adolphus installs solar panels
Wartburg College reconstructs damaged wind turbine
Carthage College education majors introduce gardening to kids
Grandview College to host World Food Prize Convocation
Gettysburg alum featured in Michelle Obama's book
St. Olaf student does research on bees
Luther College: carbon neutrality by 2030
Cal Lutheran adds Sustainable Business track to their MBA School of Management program
Financing a Large Wind Turbine Project- Luther College
2012 Convocation of Teaching Theologians: "Eco-Lutheranism?" August 13–15, 2012 at Capital University and Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio. 
Vocation of a Lutheran College Conference
: A Calling to Embrace Creation: Lutheran Higher Education, Sustainability, and Stewardship

July 30-August 1, 2012, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN.
UMACS Curriculum Workshop June 13-14
at St. Olaf
Valparaiso students help improve water quality

Roanoke College students convert 1939 Pontiac into electric car
Pacific Lutheran named leader in recycling.
Concordia College has formed a new President's Sustainability Council, hired a new coordinator and will open an Eco house in the fall of 2012.
Luther College receives Second Nature Climate Leadership Award
Green Jobs, Safe Jobs webinar on February 28, 2012 through the National Wildlife Federation Campus Ecology
Wittenberg's first LEED certified building
José Alejandro Flores, ’03 TLU alum is founder of VOS® Flips. Read more...
St. Olaf's Green Bikes program has taken off   
Bethany College is founding institution for $Billion Green Challenge
Gettysburg College is named one of the nation's most environmentally-responsbile colleges
Roanoke's Lucas Hall LEED Silver certification

Gustavus is using less paper. See how here .....
PLU's first solar panel project
Luther College named finalist in 2012 Climate Leadership Awards
Wittenberg University's first LEED Certified building
Wind Power at Luther College, starting Fall, 2011

Energy Stewardship for Religious Facilities,
a webinar by GreenFaith: Interfaith Partners for the Environment, beginning October 13, 2011.

Ask What You Can Feed Your Country at Luther College, May 3, 2011
Earth Day Festival at Finlandia University, April 18, 2011
"Renewal" shown at California Lutheran University, April 20, 2011
Greenfest at Augustana College-Sioux Falls, SD, April 19, 2011
Father of the Local Food Movement at Augustana College-Rock Island, IL, April 21, 2011
Building Green Video at St. Olaf
Integrating Sustainability into the Undergraduate Curriculum
Luther College, April 3-4, 2011, supported by the Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM)

Gustavus Adolphus College, March 11, 2010
Lecture by Fred Kirschenmann: "It All Starts With the Soil"

Peace Prize Forum at Luther College, March 4-5,
2011, "Striving for Peace-Courage to Act". Alisa Gravitz, Executive Director of Green America is a confirmed speaker.

Participate in a national energy conservation competition, Campus Conservation Nationals (CCN), November 1st-19th. competetoreduce.org

2010 Krost Symposium: What's for Dinner: Global, Regional, Local at Texas Lutheran University, November 3-4, 2010

Gustavus Adolphus Nobel Conference "Making Food Good" October 5-6, 2010. Video archive

Luther College offers conference on "The Greening of the Church" on Saturday, April 17,  2009.

NEW! Holiday Energy Saving Initiative from Emory University.