College Blog

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Hospitality and Participation

This is the first of a series of monthly reflections by Jonathan Rae, Head of Schumacher College, on the future of the College as we celebrate our 25th anniversary.

Reflection: From Tagore To Holistic Science

The mirror of Holistic Science shows Japan China, and also Korea for one day, as very different societies.

Schumacher College At 25

Satish Kumar describes the flourishing of a remarkable place of learning

Finding My Way Home: A Story of Becoming Indigenous

Throughout the course I started to understand what it means to be human, what it means to be part of the collective, to be part of the earth, of the creation.

Britain and the EU: Beyond the False Dichotomy

We need to step back and look at the big picture to see the enormous benefits of a systemic shift in direction: from global to local.

What Right Livelihood Means To Me

To practice Right Livelihood (samyag ajiva), you have to find a way to earn your living without transgressing your ideals of love and compassion.

Endosymbiotic Design

What does endosymbiotic design mean in practice? Stephan Harding explains.

Becoming Indigenous

"I truly feel that Gaia or Spirit has brought me to this encounter, the journey truly had it's own plans for me; I was just along for the ride, picking up glimmers of insight along the way."

Brexit……..and the Democratic Deficit

As a species, we have a deep need for sociability and for meaningful participation in human-scale institutions