Pellet Stove

Thanks to the hard work and determination of UM FLAT resident Dave Wise, we now have funds to purchase a pellet stove for our studio space! Funding for this project was approved through ASUM. This also means that the plan for the studio is officially completed! Get ready for some toasty warm meetings, events, and…

Solar Dehydrators

We recently built two different kinds of dehydrators. One is constructed from an clothes dresser and uses a battery (charged by solar panel) to run computer fans which should speed the dehydration process. This model also contains a window which lets light into a heating chamber below the dehydrating trays. The second dehydrator style consists…

FLAT Retreat 2012

The FLAT held its first annual retreat over the Labor Day weekend up at a cabin just outside West Glacier. With Grant Glacier magnificently towering overhead we sorted through housing agreements; played guitars, violins, and clarinets; ate pesto pasta; and told life stories. It was the perfect setting to tie the new semester’s group together.