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Alumni & Friends Networking Night

Please join us on April 19 for a talk by the National Media Director at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Josh Mogerman about the potential impact of budget cuts and environmental policy on the Great Lakes Region. Karen will focus on water and energy related impacts such as the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, the Clean Water Rule, and the Clean Power Plan. Josh will also offer a response to EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt's visit to East Chicago, Indiana on April 19 addressing the lead contamination of the city's water.

In addition to the talk, join us to network with Loyola alumni, students,friends, and the Founding Dean of Loyola's Institute of Environmental Sustainability, Dr. Nancy Tuchman.  

Earth Day Activities & Giveaways:

Bring your food scraps from the day to compost on-site at the event and enter for a chance to win free composting service from WasteNot Compost: Zero Emissions Compost Collection.

Live plant giveaway! Bring your business card to enter raffle.  

Cost of Admission
General Admission: $25
GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) Alumni: $20
Loyola Students: $5
Hors 'd'oeuvres and open bar (beer & wine) are included with your ticket purchase.

On-site registration: $30 cash or check only

5:30 p.m.  Check-in opens
6:00 p.m.  Event begins
6:30 p.m.  Welcome - Leticia Nieto, Director, Alumni Relations  A
6:32 p.m.  Speaker introduction, Nancy Tuchman, Dean, Institute of Environmental Sustainability (IES)
6:40 p.m.  Featured Speaker -Josh Mogerman
7:00 p.m.  Q&A with speaker
7:10 p.m. Announce raffle winners
7:12 p.m. Resume networking
8:00 p.m. Event concludes

About the Presenter:

Josh Mogerman serves as National Media Director for the Natural Resources Defense Council. A graduate of the University of Missouri, his career has centered on translating the work of wonks, scientists and lawyers into “regular people speak” to engage the public on important conservation and sustainability issues. Operating from the South Side of Chicago, Josh is a survivor of many high profile campaigns at NRDC and Chicago Zoological Society / Brookfield Zoo.

Contact Information

Evelina Ayrapetyan

Date & Location

Date: 4/19/2017
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Wintrust Hall
Schreiber Center #908
Water Tower Campus
16 E. Pearson Street
Chicago, IL 60611


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