Environmental sustainability is an important consideration for many industries today. Come to the Sustainability roundtables to learn about varied careers in environmental protection, energy, environmental law and policy, sustainable design and technology, and related fields. You can speak with professionals who work in the EPA, consulting firms, nonprofit advocacy, grassroots organizing, academic research, or science and technology. Alumni will elaborate on the place of sustainability within industry and its effect on operational practices.
Mary Logan, AB'78, MS 85 UIC School of Public Health
Remedial Project Manager, U.S. EPA
Ms. Logan graduated from the College in 1978 with a degree in Biology. While in the College, she was involved with athletics; lettering in track and field and field hockey, and was co-founder of the women's soccer club. She also worked on campus at research laboratories. Since getting a MS in Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences from the University of Illinois School of Public Health in 1985, Ms. Logan works at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. She is a project manager for some of the largest and most complex Superfund site cleanups. She is married to a UChicago alum and they have three sons. She continues to enjoy the University community, especially tailgating at homecoming and catching up with fellow alums at reunion weekends.