oikosProgrammes

Programmes

Help us plan the oikos in Residence!

15 May 2020 | Programmes

This summer the oikos in Residence will be taking place in YOUR residence, with all events held online. So to make plans we want to hear a little about what times and days would work best for you and what topics you want to hear more about. The oikos in Residence is a new event that promotes research related to economics and business education. The team is still designing the program, but we imagine sessions will include topics like building arguments for curriculum change, doing curriculum reviews or student surveys, and designing options for alternative curricula.  Let us know what you think here. ... »

oikos Curriculum Academy 2020 in retrospect

14 May 2020 | Academies, News

The second oikos Curriculum Change Academy was jointly organized by oikos Lausanne and the oikos international Curriculum Change Initiative team from April 3 to 5 2020. Due to the situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event was held only online. Despite this particular context, we were so grateful to have gathered more than 30 people from several countries in this inspiring Academy.  Over the course of 3 days, we tried to grasp the breadth of economics and management subjects and relate them to current social and environmental challenges. Professors, early career researchers, and students came together to understand each other’s needs and exchanged on how to collaborate in order to drive the curriculum reform towards sustainability. This... »

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... »

Online Debate on Curriculum Change – oikos Curriculum Academy 2020

26 March 2020 | Academies, News

oikos Curriculum Academy is a 3-day 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. We are pleased to invite you to an online debate with faculty, young scholars and students who have been intensively working on reforming economics and management education. They will not only share their vision for education for the future but also talk about particular examples and strategies on how to transform the curriculum. Do not miss our inspiring speakers on Friday, April 3. The debate starts... »

oikos Curriculum Academy 2020 Announcement

10 February 2020 | Academies, News

We are delighted to announce the second edition of the oikos Curriculum Academy. This year the Academy will take place in Lausanne, Switzerland onsite, as well as online! The oikos Curriculum Academy is a 3-day 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. Find out more about oikos Academy and apply now at https://oikos-international.org/academy2020/... »