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Sustainability and Energy Alumni

Representing a diverse array of academic disciplines and professional industries, Northwestern University graduates are moving the world forward through innovation in sustainability and energy. This inspired group of leaders is paving the way in the face of unprecedented challenges across the globe from transportation to food production to policy and beyond. Here are some of their stories, stretching from undergraduate to graduate experiences, collaborations on and off campus, and motivations to pursue some of the most challenging and rewarding career paths available today.

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Featured Alumni

Ryann Howard

Ryann Howard (SPS '20)

Advisor for Plastic Pollution at the Council on Environmental Quality

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Kari Neumeyer

Kari Neumeyer (Medill ’01)

Communications Manager at the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission

Learn more about Kari