Loyola University Chicago

Institute of Environmental Sustainability

Career Speaker Series: Fall 2018

Environmental Careers Speaker Series

What is it like to work for a marketing firm focused on sustainable branding? What do nature conservationists do all day? Join Dr. Ping Jing on Thursday afternoons throughout the semester to learn from professionals on the ground in the fields of environmental business, conservation and restoration, sustainability, renewable energy, and more. This series will also feature resources within the Career Development Center that IES students can utilize to find environmental jobs and enhance their networking skills.

Thursdays in Cuneo Hall from 3:55 p.m. to 5:10 p.m.

DateSpeakerDetails
9/13 Leslie Nicholas Senior Consultant, BBJ Group
(Full-service environmental consulting and engineering firm)
9/20 Brigette Peterson LUC Career Development Center
(Resume Building)
9/27 Marta Keane

Recycling Program Specialist & Green Business Relations Coordinator,
Will County Land Use Department

10/4 Brigette Peterson LUC Career Development Center 
(Informational Interviews)
10/11 Brigette Peterson LUC Career Development Center 
(Job Search Strategies)
10/18 Tony Demma Owner, Green Grease Environmental
10/25 Kumar Jensen Sustainability Coordinator, City of Evanston
11/1 Amber Vignieri Communications Coordinator, Elevate Energy
11/8 Ray Dybzinski

Assistant Professor (Specialty Area: Applied Plant Biology)
Institute of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago

11/15 Max Melstrom

Associate Professor (Specialty Area: Ecological Economics)
Institute of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago

11/29 Cynthia Stewart

Assistant Director and Academic Internships Program Manager
Center for Experiential Learning, Loyola University Chicago

 

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