Students in the MSLCE program at Northwestern are given the opportunity to attend speaker series, site visits and other events throughout each quarter. As a writer for the program, I document my takeaways for the blog.
When tasked with identifying and pitching a new policy idea for the City of Chicago, I combined two of my passions: the creative sector and environmental sustainability.
REDUCING, REUSING BUT NOT RECYCLING
I attended one of the greenest ranked colleges in America for my undergrad. But there's one issue with that, Loyola's campus is in a city that lacks an easy environmentally friendly practice—recycling. Long story short: if there is a lead regarding the environment or sustainability, then I'll cover the beat.