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... »

oikos Newsletter July 2017

09 July 2017 | Newsletters

We want you to be a part of the oikos 30th Anniversary Celebration! Join us from October 12th to the 14th in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Please fill out your application as soon as possible. We have already accepted members and alumni from several chapters and the spots are filling up quickly. 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 the FutureLab updates, find out how you can be an oikos Executive Board member, how you can be a part of the Central and Eastern European Regional Meeting in Baku (Azerbaijan), access the LEAP Advanced registration form, and meet Rocío Robinson, our new international... »

oikos Newsletter June 2017

08 June 2017 | Newsletters

oikos is turning 30 this year and to mark the occasion 3 events will be held in St. Gallen, Switzerland, bringing together the global oikos community of members, alumni, advisors, faculty, partners and supporters. Read more about the Anniversary Celebration on our website where you can find more information as well as the registration form. In this edition of the Newsletter learn about the oikos Germany Meeting 2017 on current consumption patterns and sustainable approaches to growth that took place in Bayreuth. You can also find the New Report on Digital Economy and Sustainability, and read about the oikos Brussels conference on responsible finance. Find out more about the LEAP Meeting taking place before the 30th Anniversary events, the... »

oikos Newsletter May 2017

08 May 2017 | Newsletters

oikos has been making a positive impact on the achievement of sustainability through transforming management and economics education since 1987. For 30 years now oikos has been helping and motivating young people to take action and shape a better future. In order to engage more people in our cause, we need to come together from time to time to share our experience and ideas in a friendly atmosphere. So this year on the occasion of the organization’s 30th anniversary, numerous events gathering oikos network, stakeholders, will take place during the upcoming months. Meanwhile, please enjoy May edition of our newsletter. May is all about planning, recreation time and lots of iced tea. Jump right into what May newsletter... »

oikos Newsletter April 2017

07 April 2017 | Newsletters

For 30 years now oikos has been leading the pathway to encourage young people to take charge and create the future they dream of. To mark the organization’s 30th anniversary the ongoing year is planned thoroughly and numerous activities will take place in the upcoming months. Meanwhile please enjoy April ’17 edition of our newsletter to learn about the events that took place in March and gain information on the projects planned ahead. Whether you are a student, researcher or an alumna/alumnus, you will find an event relevant to your interests. Also read about Pauline Sprenger’s oikos experience. Our alumna and organizer of the oikos Spring Meeting 2017 shared her insights in our monthly column “30 seconds with…”... »