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Ben Wegleitner

Social Science Outreach Assistant

Ben will be working with communities at multiple contaminated sediment sites as part of the Great Lakes Legacy Act. He is helping Caitie Nigrelli, IISG environmental social scientist, to create outreach materials, host educational events, and maintain a social media presence to connect communities with large-scale remediation projects on their waterways.

Before coming to IISG, Ben was with Southwest Badger Resource Conservation & Development. He has a Master’s degree from Central Michigan University.


University of Illinois
035 National Soybean Research Center
1101 W Peabody Dr
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone:
Fax: 217-333-8046
bwegl708@illinois.edu

Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant College Program
University of Illinois
1101 W. Peabody Drive
374 National Soybean Research Center, MC-635
Urbana, IL 61801
Ph: 217.333.6444 | Fax: 217.333.8046
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