A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability and Ethics for September 2017 (Part 2 of 2)

Every year there is an increase in the number of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) available on sustainability topics. These courses are available for free online and open to anyone with an interest in the topic, lasting between three and fourteen weeks and taking three to eight hours per week to complete. Below is a selection … Continue reading A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability and Ethics for September 2017 (Part 2 of 2)

A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability and Ethics for September 2017 (Part 1 of 2)

Every year there is an increase in the number of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) available on sustainability topics. These courses are available for free online and open to anyone with an interest in the topic, lasting between three and fourteen weeks and taking three to eight hours per week to complete. Below is a selection … Continue reading A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability and Ethics for September 2017 (Part 1 of 2)

Sustainable Business Examples from Around the World – Poland, Australia and Colombia

As businesses become more engaged in sustainability around the world, we are presented with an increasing range of examples of active companies. However, when I speak with students and faculty, they say that they often hear about the same examples from the same international companies over and over again. In an attempt to share some … Continue reading Sustainable Business Examples from Around the World – Poland, Australia and Colombia

Sustainable Business Examples from Around the World – Sweden, India and Brazil

As businesses become more and more engaged in sustainability around the world, we are presented with an increasing range of examples of active companies. However, when I speak with students and faculty, they say that they often hear about the same examples from the same international companies over and over again. In an attempt to … Continue reading Sustainable Business Examples from Around the World – Sweden, India and Brazil

Celebrating Student Achievements at FEA-RP/USP

As we have seen over the past month on PRiMEtime, the students themselves are often the drivers of new ideas and change on campus relating to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and PRME. Their energy and willingness to get involved and engaged can lead to some exciting new initiatives and programmes. At FEA-RP/USP in Brazil, … Continue reading Celebrating Student Achievements at FEA-RP/USP

What do Students Think about Responsible Management Education

Every two years, The United Nations- supported Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) and Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM) Associate Professor Debbie Haski-Leventhal collaborate on an international study that measures that attitudes of business students around the world have towards responsible management education and corporate social responsibility. The results are increasingly positive. As would be … Continue reading What do Students Think about Responsible Management Education

Students Create New Initiative to Develop Women Business Leaders – Slippery Rock University

Students are often the ones driving sustainability efforts on campus. Not only are they increasingly interested, but now are also outspoken and engaged in ensuring that relevant sustainability topics become part of their business school experience. Because of this, it is important that schools and faculty be prepared to support student initiatives and give them … Continue reading Students Create New Initiative to Develop Women Business Leaders – Slippery Rock University

Sharing and Inspiring Student Sustainability Research – The oikos-PRME Research Hub

There are a growing number of opportunities for students to engage in PRME. One is a joint initiative between PRME and oikos, a network of more than 45 student chapters at universities worldwide with the joint mission to integrate sustainability into education and research. The oikos-PRME Research Hub is addressed to students in economics and management … Continue reading Sharing and Inspiring Student Sustainability Research – The oikos-PRME Research Hub

Students Providing Ideas for Innovative Solutions to Company-Defined Sustainability Challenges

Continuing on with our theme this month of Student Engagement, this week we focus in on opportunities for students to solve real challenges with real companies, focused on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Breakthrough Innovation Challenge (BIC), a collaboration between PRME and the UN Global Compact, is a year-long programme that brings together young … Continue reading Students Providing Ideas for Innovative Solutions to Company-Defined Sustainability Challenges

Business Students Discovering SDG Solutions – AIM2Flourish

For the whole month of March, PRiMEtime will be featuring examples of student engagement from across the globe including a more in depth look at PRME's Student Engagement Platform.  There are a growing number of opportunities for students to engage in PRME, for example through the recently launched PRME SDG Student Engagement Platform, which contains a … Continue reading Business Students Discovering SDG Solutions – AIM2Flourish