Lange named 2017 ESWP William Metcalf Award Winner
December 14, 2016
Contact: Adam Dove
Carnegie Mellon University
Throughout her career, Lange has demonstrated a tireless commitment to furthering environmental education and research initiatives. In 2004, she was named Executive Director of the Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research at CMU, a position she held until 2012, and now serves as its Director of Strategic Initiatives. In both roles, she has been responsible for the advancement of environmental initiatives on CMU’s campus. From 2010 – 2011, she served as the President of the ESWP, where she worked to increase ESWP’s student outreach, and to encourage future generations of engineers.
In her role as Executive Director of The Western Pennsylvania Brownfields Center, a joint effort between CMU and the University of Pittsburgh to provide access to information and research on brownfield development efforts in the region, Lange has created and led workshops to bring together national experts and local stakeholders to strategize comprehensive development initiatives for Western Pennsylvania municipalities and small business owners.
As STEM Outreach coordinator for CMU’s College of Engineering, and Alumni Relations for the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Lange is always broadening the Carnegie Mellon and scientific communities, bringing together engineers both present and future to face the environmental challenges of tomorrow.
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