I'm currently a student at Valparaiso University, and I will be graduating in August with a degree in Environmental Science. I was the President of Earthtones, the environmental organization on campus.
I will be continuing to live in Valparaiso from now on. I hope to become very active in the area. My goal is to know as much about what is happening in this area as possible. I am amazed at the number of people working on things in this area. I hope that I can help connect those people interested in the same things, so results can happen efficiently.
David, I would like to meet you. My organization, Indiana Business Network, has a weekly networking event in Valpo at Entech Innovation Center, 880 Eastporte Centre Drive, that meets Wednesdays at 10:00 am. If you would like to visit and give our group an idea what you would like to make your living at, drop by one Wednesday.
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