Saint Mary’s students to talk about solar panel initiative

Saint Mary’s students to talk about solar panel initiative

WINONA, Minn. — Students raising money for the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Solar Panel Initiative will give a public presentation at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, in Watters Hall.

Saint Mary’s students are hoping for a surge of supporters — and $20,000 — to help bring solar panels to the Winona campus.

According to student organizer Conner Ellinghuysen, the addition of a 16.4-kilowatt system will reduce the university’s carbon footprint, save the university money, and provide educational experiences for students.

Read the full article here.

For more information, e-mail Ellinghuysen at or follow them on Facebook and Twitter.


  1. SMU News Blog | Official communications from Saint Mary's University - [...] p.m. — Sustainability Forum Series, “SMU Solar Initiative,” Damien Commons, Watters Hall. The team behind the Saint Mary’s solar …

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