oikos Newsletter May 2013

03 May 2013 | Newsletters

The possibilities are immense when young enthusiastic students join hands to seek solutions for the most complex challenges in our societies. In this month’s issue, learn how oikos Pune is coming up with innovative ways to tackle issues of waste management and river pollution. Also, discover how Youth Forum can be a great platform to open a dialogue between students, academia and NGOs, an oikos Tbilisi experience. If you want to bring out your journalistic side, you can apply to become a Student Reporter at the World Resources Forum 2013 or the oikos Young Scholars Entrepreneurship Academy in Switzerland. And finally, we present to you Regular Kramer, who has recently launched oikos Alumni in Zurich. Read more... »

oikos Newsletter April 2013

03 April 2013 | Newsletters

There is never a dull moment at oikos! While we are still recovering from the Spring Meeting, we are ready to announce that oikos FutureLab will take place from 11-12 November in St. Gallen. Besides the meetings, there are plenty of other ways to engage with oikos. Join the Student Reporter as a Project Manager for a Reporter Team at the World Resources Forum 2013 in Davos, Switzerland. If you want to bring out your journalistic side, you can apply to become a reporter at the Copenhagen Business School or the oikos Young Scholars Entrepreneurship Academy in Switzerland. And finally, we present to you Anita Negri, the Chief Organizer of the oikos Spring Meeting 2013 and the current President... »

oikos Newsletter March 2013

03 March 2013 | Newsletters

Spring is almost here! Snow is melting away, making way not only for tiny buds, but also for an array of oikos activities. Preparations for the oikos Spring Meeting is in full swing, and this includes the search for the next oikos President. The Winter 2013 edition of the oikos Case Quarterly is out, bringing exciting new cases on energy topics, and so is oikos Hamburg’s sustainability report. Student Reporter is on The Huffington Post, and if you want to join this outstanding team of critical writers, read below for an opportunity on academic reporting. And finally, spend 30 seconds getting to know not just one but two dynamic oikees, Francesca Stocco and Leila Kazimili, as they share with you their... »

oikos Newsletter February 2013

03 February 2013 | Newsletters | Finance

With the start of a new year, we bring you new opportunities to reconnect with your oikos roots. Looking ahead, we are gearing towards our first big meeting of the year – the oikos Spring Meeting in Maastricht.  On the academic side, we are excited to announce the call for papers for the 4th oikos Young Scholars Entrepreneurship Academy. Also, don’t forget to spend 30 seconds with Pranav Gajjar, our dynamic Executive Board member from Ahmedabad, India, who is re-defining waste and papermaking. Read more... »

oikos Newsletter December 2012

03 December 2012 | Newsletters

Before your well-deserved Christmas vacations, explore this last newsletter of 2012 to find out what the oikos community has been up to lately: Two major events – oikos FutureLab and the oikos conference –  concluded last month, we have a new Executive Board, the latest issue of the oikos Case Quarterly is out and we are launching a call for Student Reporters to be published in the Huffington Post! And as the new year approaches, we introduce our new oikos International President Lenka Parkanova. Enjoy! Read more... »