oikos Alumni Weekend

20 April 2020 | News

Alumni Weekend is an online event which took place on April 11 & 12 with an aim of reuniting and bringing together the oikos Alumni Community through exchange, learning and a bit of fun along the way. The first of its kind online, Alumni Weekend was warmly welcomed by the 30 alumni joining in from around the globe over the course of a weekend who took this amazing opportunity to reconnect with old friends while also meeting new people.  The flexibility of the event allowed us to quickly introduce what was new in oikos and present different opportunities for Alumni. If you were not able to attend that session, you can find the presentation here. At the Alumni... »

Chapter Days 2020

19 April 2020 | News

Chapter Days is the two-day event for the members of the oikos community where they have a chance to exchange and learn from each other about oikos International, chapter projects and events, colaborations and other and teach each other in different fields like Marketing, Recruiting, Teambuilding, Strategy and so forth. Chapter Days 2020 was trully a colorful and energizing event. We are very happy that even without meeting onsite in Baku, we were able to exchange and connect. In total, we had 73 oikees from all around the world joining sessions during the two days and 21 chapters were represented.  We sense that we successfully used this digital platform to plant some seeds for the whole community for... »

A brief look into the second Curriculum Academy

19 April 2020 | Academies, News

The oikos Curriculum Academy is participant-driven workshop for students, early career researchers, faculty representatives and other stakeholders, developed and facilitated by oikos student members. Its main purpose is to reflect and learn about innovative economics and management programs and teaching approaches that are designed to address current global environmental and social challenges. The second edition of oikos Curriculum Academy took place from April 3 to 5. Originally planned both online and onsite in Lausanne following the success of such format of the first Academy last year in Prague, the organizing team was forced to shift it into a fully online format. This, however, didn’t pose much of a problem to oikos Lausanne and the Curriculum Change Team of... »

New oikos International President Elected

17 April 2020 | News

Last Friday, on April 10 at the oikos Legislative Assembly held online the new oikos International President was elected for a term 2020-2022. The candidates were – Joan Alexander Olivella Martinez from oikos Barcelona, Mehraj Ali from oikos Baku and Sophie Charrois from oikos Reutlingen. With the majority vote of present chapter representatives Sophie Charrois was elected as the new oikos President. She will officially take office in November 2020. We would like to congratulate Sophie and wish her good luck in her term and also thank Mehraj and Joan for being amazing candidates and providing good competition.... »

oikos Bangalore becomes full oikos Chapter

17 April 2020 | News

Last Friday, on April 10 at the oikos Legislative Assembly held online the local oikos Chapter from the Indian city of Bangalore was approved the Full Chapter status. The Full Chapter status will give the representatives of oikos Bangalore voting rights on future Legislative Assembies officially fully integrating the chapter into the oikos Community. We are delighted to see that the representatives have recognized the devotion and hard work of the chapter and are proud to have oikos Bangalore in our oikos family. Congratulations to the oikos members from Bangalore, we wish them best of luck in their future projects and in further supporting the oikos Mission and Vision.... »