College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Emmeline is a third-year majoring in Environmental Science and Geography and minoring in Biology and Geoscience with a certificate in Sustainability. She is passionate about sustainability because it is focused on understanding the world, including the human-made and the natural world. With that understanding, an international community can be formed based on shared information and open communication. Developing a united front focused on sustainable action is necessary for promoting environmental justice across the globe. At the Office of Sustainability and the Environment, she creates online content to inform the public about the importance of sustainability and to help others incorporate sustainable practices into their everyday lives. She interviews and highlights sustainability leaders, promotes sustainable development events at the University of Iowa, and works to make everyone in her community feel included in the fight for a more sustainable future.