oikos Newsletter January 2018

08 January 2018 | Newsletters

Happy New Year!  Every year is full of new possibilities and we hope to create opportunities in sustainability education and leadership thanks to your engagement and commitment to oikos vision, mission and activities. We kick off the year by presenting the oikos Strategy for 2018-2020 at the LEAP webinar on January 22, 2018. All the oikos members will be able to join the webinar after registration. Meanwhile, oikos chapters are working tirelessly to organize  invigorating and productive events for youngsters in oikos community and beyond. This year oikos Jamshedpur will host oikos Asia Meet in India,  while oikos Witten will gather youth for the 11th Winter School in Germany. oikos Barcelona is working hard to welcome participants on... »

oikos Newsletter December 2017

08 December 2017 | Newsletters

This year marked the 30th anniversary of oikos. We hosted a range of important events, discussions, meetings, conferences, LEAP, FutureLab 2017, and Alumni events to tackle the challenges in the field of sustainability and sustainability leadership. We have a 30-year history and many accomplishments to be proud of! As we move towards 2018, we have several challenges up ahead and many changes to implement. As always, we look forward to your commitment and involvement in the oikos community as we move forward to yet another year of making oikos history together. In this Newsletter, we share updates on the numerous oikos activities worldwide. You can read about the Francophone Meeting that gathered the French-speaking chapters of Lille, Brussels... »

oikos Newsletter November 2017

08 November 2017 | Newsletters

As most of you know by now, we celebrated the oikos 30th Anniversary in St. Gallen, Switzerland! We were extremely delighted and excited to share this happy ocassion with the many of you who traveled from different corners of the world to attend the LEAP Meeting, FutureLab, oikos St. Gallen Conference, and Alumni Day. This is a double issue of the Newsletter since we are including the news of the past two months, and there was a lot happening in that time! In this Newsletter you can read about the 30th Anniversary events as well as the University of St.Gallen’s President Statement to congratulate us for three decades of commitment to sustainability in economics and management education. You can also find... »

oikos Newsletter September 2017

08 September 2017 | Newsletters

As most of you know by now, we are very excited to celebrate the oikos 30th Anniversary from the 12th to the 14th of October in St. Gallen, Switzerland! Alumni still have a chance to register until the 30th of September for the Alumni Day. Read more about the Anniversary Celebration on our website. In this Newsletter you can read about all that we have planned and organized for the 30thAnniversary events and celebration. You can find out how to apply to be a part of the oikos Executive Board 2018 and read about the truly international oikos LEAP Meeting, taking place from October 7th to the 11th in scenic Kreuzlingen, Switzerland. You can also learn about the oikos alumni meet in Paris on October 3rd. Lastly, in our “30 seconds with” section, meet Carlos... »

oikos Newsletter August 2017

09 August 2017 | Newsletters

Join us to celebrate the oikos 30th Anniversary from the 12th to the 14th of October in St. Gallen, Switzerland! Apply as soon as possible, since the last deadline for us to select new participants is August 18th. Read more about the Anniversary Celebration on our website. In this Newsletter you can read about Leipzig University’s book project which will take a critical look at the predominant paradigm that economic growth is the promise to wealth. You can also find out about the LEAP Meeting, taking place from October 7th to the 11th in beautiful Kreuzlingen, Switzerland, and how to join oikos LEAP Advanced Track. Read about oikos Fellow, Carlos Vargas, who taught at the Harvard Summer School a session on Sustainable Finance and... »