Petra Thiemann, project lead from oikos St. Gallen, gives an account of her experiences with the oikos Sustainability thesis Award and how the project made a difference at her University.
The re-launched chapter oikos Konstanz held its first campaign at the University of Konstanz.
We are happy to announce the winners of the 2012 oikos Global Case Writing Competition. First prize in the SE track goes to the case “TerraCycle” that tells the story of a start-up company found with the idea of collecting waste and transforming it into affordable, high quality products. Read further!
The topic of our Spring Issue of oikos Case Quarterly is Sustainable Housing. Check out three cases from the oikos online case collection: Kimpton Hotels, Hunghom Peninsula in Hong Kong and The ReUse People.
From Davos to Beijing! After making their mark at the 2009 and 2011 World Resources Forum in Davos, Switzerland, a new team of ten Student Reporters will cover the 2012 World Resources Forum to be held in Beijing, China between 21st and 23rd October, 2012. The team is led by a team of staff writers from the University of Pennsylvania (US) and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich (CH). ...
After you are done with your studies you can go for an unpaid internship in a company and hope that someday you can work there 60 hours a week. Or you do something meaningful: Save the world!
On 24 April oikos St. Gallen hosted, as usual, another of their popular "oikos and Pizza", this time with an unusual guest.
A big welcome to our newest chapters at the Universities of Jamshedpur, Leipzig and Pennsylvania!
Frederic Bärtl, Head of the oikos Model WTO, provides his thoughts on the event held last month in St. Gallen and Geneva
The 2012 edition of the oikos Spring Meeting, the annual gathering of oikos Chapters, has concluded recently. Read how oikos President Dawid Wroblewski sums it up!