Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability-EVENT CANCELLED
In an effort to be consistent with the University of Iowa moving in-person instruction online beginning March 23th through at least April 2nd (https://coronavirus.uiowa.edu/) the Pomerantz Career Center is cancelling this event.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Second Floor Ballroom, Iowa Memorial Union
The Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability will involve networking with alums and local professionals working in various areas of Environmental Science, Geography, and Sustainability. All Students are welcome! This event is meant to be casual; appetizers provided.
This event will allow students to:
- Explore career options related to environment and sustainability
- Receive advice on gaining experiences & skills needed for the profession
- Network with industry professionals
A networking prep session will be offered from 4:30-5:00 p.m. in Academics Room, IMU.
Registration is not required in advance - come when you can!
- Mary Skopec, Executive Director, Iowa Lakeside Laboratory
- Ben Swanson, River Scientist/Stream Restoration, University of Iowa
- V Fixmer-Oraiz, CEO & Founder, Astig Planning
- Noah Gaber, Climate Defender and Campus Organizer, Environment Iowa
- Lidija Stojanovic, Conservation Education Coordinator, Bur Oak Land Trust
- Eric Holthaus, Sustainability Coordinator at City of Cedar Rapids
- Ingrid Gronstal Anderson, Water Program Director, Iowa Environmental Council
- Austin Hummel, Outreach Coordinator, Green Iowa Americorps
- Jesse Leckband, Senior Environmental Analyst, MidAmerican Energy
- Gina Sears, Business Development Executive, Winnow Solutions
- Peter Krebs, Managing Director, Winnow Solutions
- Molly Newell, President, EnviroNet
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
This event is sponsored by Pomerantz Career Center, Office of Sustainability and the Environment, Department of Geographical and Sustainability Sciences, Environmental Sciences Program, Sustainability Certificate Program.