oikos Newsletter February 2019

12 February 2019 | Newsletters

Welcome to the February edition of our Newsletter! We bring forth the most interesting updates from our community and encourage you to immerse in the oikos experience by participating in our programs and events: Apply to the oikos Winter School 2019! Submit your case on sustainability to the oikos Case Writing Competition! Join the FutureLab 2019 organizing team! In this edition, you can learn about events organized by our chapters in New York, USA and Leipzig, Germany. Meet Stefano Ramelli, who has recently completed his fellowship with us and looks back at his oikos journey in the “30 seconds with” segment. Finally, read a UN Global Compact Report on Business School Rankings for the 21st Century prepared, among... »

oikos Newsletter January 2019

10 January 2019 | Newsletters

Happy New Year! Every beginning is full of new opportunities and challenges. At oikos, we believe, in 2019 together with our chapter members, alumni, faculty and partners, we can seize new possibilities for sustainability in economics and management education, and advocate more vigorously for a responsible, ethical and environmentally conscious leadership. You can start having influence in the field of sustainability today! Submit your case on sustainability to oikos Case Writing Competition! Apply to the oikos Spring Meeting 2019! Apply to the oikos Winter School 2019! Join oikos Working Group on Marketing and Communications!  In this edition of our newsletter, you can also read about oikos Asia Meet 2018 in Kolkata, India and learn about a brand new... »

oikos Newsletter December 2018

17 December 2018 | Newsletters

It’s December! The winter is here, and Christmas spirit has already engulfed our daily life. Today, we want to share some positive news and update you about our community. As always, we had a very busy preceding month: The oikos LEAP Advanced participants attended their first webinar, and Francophone Meeting welcomed our French-speaking oikees in Lausanne, while our alumni gathered together in a number of cities across Europe. Meantime, our new oikos International Board i.e. the oikos President and Vice Presidents met in southern France to discuss next year’s strategy and priorities. The board shared their heartfelt message in the “3o seconds with…” segment of the newsletter. Do not forget that oikos Belgrade is working day in and... »

oikos Newsletter November 2018

14 November 2018 | Newsletters

Welcome to the November edition of our newsletter! The preceding month was full of amazing experiences for the oikos community who came together in Switzerland. The annual oikos FutureLab facilitated a vibrant exchange of ideas of building lasting change both in the classroom and in the broader world. The LEAP Meeting 2018 focused on empowering young decision-makers whose duty will be to shape a sustainable future for the generations to come. oikos also held a Legislative Assembly on 25 October that elected new oikos International Board 2019. Seven enthusiastic oikees joined President-elect Clémentine Robert and will shape oikos development in the coming year. Our members also remained active in their local chapters. oikos Graz hosted an event on... »

oikos Newsletter October 2018

12 October 2018 | Newsletters

October will be an exciting month for oikos – full of new ideas, challenges, and acquaintanceships.  On 19th October we will kick off the oikos LEAP Meeting in Leysin, Switzerland. The week-long meeting will host over 65 oikos members, alumni, and partners from different parts of the world. On October 26, oikos community will gather at the FutureLab 2018 to discuss opportunities for building lasting change in the world and in our classrooms. In this edition of our newsletter, let us introduce our new Curriculum Project designed to allow students to advocate for a better economics and management education. We also tell you about the LEAP Webinar that focused on the importance of facilitation. We are proud to... »