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Insights from the 2022 ISEN Annual Symposium

December 12, 2022
A gathering of faculty members, industry professionals and leaders, students, and community members, the ISEN Annual Symposium convened on December 1 and 2, 2022 on Northwestern University’s Evanston campus





Ruth Cho

MSES Student Profile: Ruth Cho

August 30, 2022
Alumna Ruth Cho '22 enrolled in the MS in Energy and Sustainability program with the plan to pursue a sustainability consulting role with a focus on corporate, product, and supply-chain sustainability across a variety of industries, helping drive industry decarbonization



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Confronting Our Planet’s Polymer Problem

June 3, 2022 – from Northwestern Engineering Magazine
Northwestern researchers seek solutions to the plastics pollution dilemma with new ideas on polymer design and upcycling


Design renditions of Agroco's Nexus system

Northwestern Graduate Gains Ground in Farming Start-up

May 31, 2022
Lorenzo Hernández, CEO of Agroco, is leveraging his MSES degree to deploy innovative, cost-effective vertical farming solutions in Colombia to increase global food production sustainably and enhance access to nourishment
Ankur Seth

Building Sustainable Strategies for Food

May 13, 2022
Ankur Seth is among the four Master of Science in Energy and Sustainability (MSES) students who received a Northwestern Sustainability Fellowship for the winter 2022 quarter




Justin Notestein on “The Story of More”

March 29, 2022
Justin Notestein reflects on Northwestern 'One Book', shares insights into how energy-saving technology such as catalysis can have a positive impact on climate change


Alka Bhide

MSES Student Profile: Alka Bhide

February 1, 2022
Bhide '22 set out to explore policy at a corporate level and work with different multinational organizations and NGOs toward climate agreements