2010 Scholar

Isabelle Y. Ji
Northwestern University

Isabelle Y. Ji
Isabelle is a junior at Northwestern earning a combined bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering and master’s in chemical engineering, plus the Kellogg certificate for managerial analytics. She is interested in a career path in business strategies for sustainable development. From high school to college, Isabelle has done environmental research from arsenic removal, to stormwater compliance, to the bioavailability of mercury. She is passionate about environmental outreach, and has returned to China many summers to teach English and environmental classes. On campus, she leads education and outreach for Engineers for a Sustainable World. Isabelle enjoys cooking, running, adventures, and playing with her kitten.

How can you describe a weekend of student leaders from across the U.S. with an intense passion to change the world? The Orientation was a phenomenal experience to meet and build connections that I'm sure will last a lifetime.

Emily Bacha, 2009 Udall Scholar


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