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Day 41: Université Citoyenne

Nineteen years ago, HEM in Morocco launched Universite Citoyenne, roughly translated at Free University for all Citizens. The programme aims to provide a space where people from all…

Day 40: Contextualising the MBA

The Waikato-Tainui MBA from the University of Waikato Management School in New Zealand aims to foster Maori values and Indigenous ways of doing business. Unlike other MBAs, the…

Day 39: Learning While Doing

Students at Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver have access to a course that introduces them to social entrepreneurship through due diligence and analysis of microfinance loan…

Day 38: All About Food

The University of Guelph College of Busines and Economics has a number of innovative programmes focused around sustainability and food. The student-run campus restaurant was named one of…

Day 37: Impact Investing

  Duke Fuqua School of Business’s CASE i3 Consluting Programe offers organisations the opportunity to engage with a team of selected MBA students to work on impact investing…

Day 36: A Course on Ignorance

  Although not a course from a business programme, perhaps this is something business degrees should be exploring. The University of Arizona has a Curriculum on Medical Ignorance….

Day 35: Joint Degrees

Sustainability is a very interdisciplinary topic meaning it calls for a very interdisciplinary set of skills. A growing number of schools are putting in place innovative joint degree…

DAY 34: Sustainability MOOCs

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 are…

Day 33: Institute for Sustainability Leadership

The Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, an institution within the University of Cambridge, has a mission of empowering individuals and organisations to take leadership to tackle critical global…

Day 32: Creative Sustainability

  The international Master’s Degree Programme in Creative Sustainability was launched in 2010 at Aalto University in Finland. It is a joint master’s degree programme at School of Arts,…

Day 31: One Day of Emissions

  In late 2012, The American University in Cairo (AUC) became the first institution in the Middle East and North Africa to conduct a comprehensive study of its…

Day 30: An Action Lab

  The Babson Social Innovation Lab is an action tank that incubates people and ideas. New concepts in social innovation are prototyped, evaluated, and proven in real-world contexts….

Day 29: An Internal Sustainability Case Competition

  The Olin Sustainability Case Competition began in 2010 as a way to increase awareness and expand educational opportunities around sustainable business practices at the Olin Business School in…

Day 28: Crowdsourcing the MBA

  A few months after posting the idea of crowdsourcing for a new MBA (Idea 51 of The FutureMBA) I was excited to see that the College of…

Day 27: History and Cycling

  HEC Montreal in province of Quebec, Canada has created an experiential business history course that involves a 12-day, 500-kilometer cycling trip. The course seeks to expose students…

Day 26: Centre for Social Impact

The Centre for Social Impact is a collaboration of three universities; UNSW Australia, Swinburne University of Technology, and The University of Western Australia. The mission of the Centre…

Day 25: I’m The Change

  Every year, 450+ students at the Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad in India take part in a compulsory course called I’m The Change. This course is primarily…

Day 24: Interdisciplinary Degrees

At Ryerson University in Canada the Environmental Applied Science and Management Programme brings together eight schools and departments (three engineering deparmtnes, chemistry and biology, geography, public health, urban…

Day 23: AIM2Flourish

  The Fowler Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit at the Weatherhead School ofo Management-Case Western Reserve University launched the AIM2Flourish platform. Using the United…

Day 22: Carbon Charge Project

  The Yale Carbon Charge Project is testing the effectiveness and feasibility of carbon pricing on Yale’s campus. It also aims to reduce campus energy costs and greenhouse…