Latest news and blogs

Latest news and blogs

Wild Garlic
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From The Schumacher Kitchen: Wild Garlic

Julia Ponsonby shares her tips on a spring herb; Wild Garlic
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Agroecology: A New Story for a New Age

We are faced with two choices. The first is to continue our conventional agricultural practices that will ensure agriculture remains a large piece of the climate change problem. The other is begin to explore and implement agroecological practices that can turn agriculture into part of the solution.
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Future Homes - Collective Aspirations for Sustainable Living

Head of College Jon Rae shares news about the Future Homes Conference held here at Dartington last month. Also we share an interview from our in-house Holistic Science Journal with Animal Communicator, Anna Breytenbach who came to teach one one of our postgraduate electives earlier this year.
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What's in the Schumacher Gardens - March

Get Growing With Schumacher College's Lead Gardener Jane Gleeson

Three Unmissable Earth Talks

Tuesday, 27 January, 2015
Over the next week we are very fortunate to have 3 incredibly powerful speakers as part of our Earth Talks programme - find out more about these talks here.
February Newsletter | Holistic Education & Sustainability Programs

February Newsletter - Soul, Spirit and Story Opens

Thursday, 5 February, 2015
Find out about our new programme, Soul, Spirit and Story, featuring a new musical and movement retreat with Amjad Ali Khan! Plus details of new short courses and news on our Postgrad courses.

Join Our Birthday Celebrations

Friday, 19 December, 2014
2015 is our 25th birthday! Find out how we are celebrating this wonderful milestone!

December Newlsetter Schumacher College Turns 25 – Celebrate With Us

Thursday, 18 December, 2014
Next year is our 25th birthday! We are all set for a busy year and look forward to celebrating it with you. Find out how in our latest newsletter.

Circle Gathering in memory of Chris Seeley

Wednesday, 17 December, 2014
We will be holding a simple circle gathering to share memories and reflections in celebration of great friend to the College Chris Seeley who recently passed away
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Brazil: the launch of the Certificate in Holistic Science and Economics for Transition

Juliana Schneider writes about the launch of an exciting new Certificate in Holistic Science and Economics for Transition in Brazil
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Schumacher College Hits the Road Again - Jonathan Dawson

Jonathan Dawson writes about his experiences on the recent one-week intensive residential in Schumacher Ireland
Simon Robinson Sustainable Economics & Holistic Living
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Holonomic Thinking and the Development of Authentic and Sustainable Brands by Simon Robinson

Simon Robinson writes about his recent workshop at Sustainable Brands London where he and his partner Maria, shared some of their experiences and insights relating to their book Holonomics: Business Where People and Planet Matter.
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A Tribute to Henri Bortoft

Saturday, 29 December, 2012
It was with great sadness that we learnt of Henri Bortoft’s passing away on the 29th December 2012. Henri was a hugely important philosopher of science, and, in his earlier days, an outstanding physicist who had worked closely with David Bohm on the implications of quantum mechanics for our understanding of wholeness.
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Schumacher Morning Meetings by Joanna Wright

Joanna Wright was part of the first intake of students on the College's Apprenticeship in Sustainable Horticulture. She reflects on her some of her experiences being a poet “in a world of friends”.